Religion and Foreign Policy Bulletin

April 9, 2010

In this issue:

CONSERVATION VS. GROWTH


In this CFR podcast, environmental politics expert Pamela Chasek says the failure to protect a number of endangered marine species from international trade under a global treaty underscores the tensions between short-term needs and sustainable development.

RENEWED CONFLICT IN SUDAN


In this new CFR report, Katherine Almquist discusses the prospects of renewed violence between northern and southern Sudan over the next twelve to eighteen months. She examines the likely triggers of a possible civil war, and the U.S. policy options for preventing conflict or mitigating its consequences in the event that it does occur.