Dr Ngaire Woods and Dr Carolyn Deere awarded Ford Foundation grant

Dr Ngaire Woods and Dr Carolyn Deere have been awarded a US$500,000 grant from the Ford Foundation to support the work of the newly launched Global Trade Governance Project at the Global Economic Governance Programme, University College.

The grant supports a two-year initiative to catalyse academic research and policy dialogue aimed at making the governance of the global trading system work for developing countries and sustainable development and will be implemented in collaboration with the Program for the Study of International Organization(s) (PSIO) at the University of Genevas Graduate Institute of International Studies (GIIS) and with research institutes in several developing countries.

For more information about the trade project, see