The evolvement of globalization heralds the increase in populations, the exchange of capitals, goods, and information. Underlying the progressive developments, the issues such as border disputes, immigrations, environment preservation, conflicts in trade, information security, and public health all constitutes hurdles challenging the commonwealth of civil societies. This bewails dire needs for solutions, wherein the era of globalization bespoke the importance of public involvements calling from all spectrum, whether it be the private companies, international enterprises, non-governmental institutes or civilians.
The zero-sum game prevails in global politics had stacked up the insurmountable bulwark beleaguering national borders, which more often than not only degenerate conducive cooperation into hostile competitions. The looming challenges for climate, environment and pandemics toll the destiny for national insularism and heighten the importance of international collaboration and engagements from both public and private sectors. This reveals the necessities to facilitate international mobilities and cultivate future leaders’ acumen in global affairs, and capabilities in problem-solving and risk assessments. It also highlights the current ethos in promoting un-discriminatory participations, equalities, transparency, and accountability. In light of this, the International College of Innovation thus institute the Certified Program in Global Governance, aiming to encourage multidisciplinary study and cultivate next generations of young talents well-versed at all fronts.