Ngaire Woods is Dean of the School of Government at Oxford University and Professor of Global Economic Governance at Oxford University. Professor Woods visits us to talk about the weakening of democracy and the fracturing of the global order. Ngaire Woods founded the Global Economic Governance Programme at Oxford University and has led the creation of the Blavatnik School of Government at Oxford University. She is co-founder of the joint Global Leaders Fellowship programme of Oxford and Princeton Universities. Professor Woods is a member of the International Advisory Panel of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, the Board of the Mo Ibrahim Foundation and the Board of Trustees of the Rhodes Trust, as well as Co-Chair of the World Economic Forum's Global Future Council on Values, Technology and Governance and a member of the Advisory Board of the Center for Global Development in Washington. Her research has focused primarily on improving organisational governance, the challenges of globalisation, global development and the role of international institutions and global economic governance.

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