Center for Global Community and World Law

Organization's name: Center for Global Community and World Law
Organization's acronym: CGCWL
Headquarters address  
Address: 32 Hill Top Circle
Worcester, MA 01609
United States of America
Phone: 508-753-4172
Fax: 508-753-1004
Web site:

Organization type: Non-governmental organization
  • Italian
  • French
  • English
  • Hebrew

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Tanya Thompson
Stephen Riege Designation
Kristin Whitney Mikkelson
Gioia Persuitte
Jane Cutting Designation
Joanna Mikkelson
Virginia Swain Designation


Areas of expertise & Fields of activity:
Economic and Social:
  • Business and Industry
  • Citizenship and Governance
  • Climate Change
  • Coorporate Accountability
  • Education
  • Environment
  • Governance
  • Human Rights
  • Indigenous Peoples
  • International Law
  • International Security
  • New Global Institutions
  • Peace and Security
  • Private Sector
  • Religion
  • Sustainable Development
  • United Nations Reform

Social Development:
  • Conflict
  • Indigenous issues
  • Youth

Sustainable Development:
  • Climate change
  • Education
  • Gender equality
  • International law
  • Land management
Geographic scope: International
Country of activity:
  • Rwanda
  • Philippines
  • State of Palestine
  • United Republic of Tanzania
  • Austria
  • Russian Federation
  • United States of America
  • Mexico
  • Uganda
  • Denmark
  • Sierra Leone
  • United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
  • Sweden
Millennium Development Goals:
  • Eradicate extreme poverty and hunger
  • Ensure environmental sustainability
Mission statement:
Year established (YYYY): 1993
Year of registration (YYYY): 2003
Organizational structure: CGCWL is an 501c3 public charity and educational corporation, incorporated in the state of New York and registered in Massachusetts. In brief, it is a research and educational association.
Number and type of members: We are a think tank and do not have members.
Affiliation with NGO networks: NGO Committe on Disarmament, Coalition for a Strong United Nations, NGO Coalition for the International Criminal Court, Communications Council of the UN (CCUN), Alliance for Climate Protection, The World Cafe, Association of World Citizens
Funding structure:
  • Donations and grants from domestic sources

Additional Information

Sustainable Development

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Main Objective

Special Event / Application for Consultative Status with ECOSOC