With the Democrats in control of Congress, another White House policy is up for reexamination: the Bush administration’s pro-abstinence approach to the global AIDS pandemic.
This Congressional Research Service report examines the history and social consequences of the AIDS epidemic in Africa and discusses its implications for U.S. foreign policy.
While avian flu makes headlines, overlooked diseases like polio and tuberculosis are making a comeback. Hurdles ranging from misinformation to lack of funding are preventing their control.
The Congressional Research Service has updated its report on AIDS in Africa.
This report of the HIV/AIDS Task Force of the Center for Strategic and International Studies concludes that HIV/AIDS is one of the major question marks hanging over India's promising future. It says the problem will require substantially more resources than are currently available, and that as in other countries, the response to HIV/AIDS cannot rely only on medical means and instruments but must include the social dimension as well.
The UN General Assembly adopted this Political Declaration on HIV/AIDS on June 2, 2006.
Laurie Garrett, CFR senior fellow for global health, talks to CFR.org's Esther Pan about the recent UN AIDS conference and the challenges of fighting AIDS worldwide.
The Global Business Goalition on HIV/AIDS reports on how the business community can fight AIDS worldwide.
To ensure the success of Myanmar's historic democratic transition, the United States should revise its outdated and counterproductive sanctions policy.
Blackwill and Campbell analyze the rise of Chinese President Xi Jinping and call for a new American grand strategy for Asia.
Williams argues that greater U.S. involvement is necessary to enhance the quality and success of peacekeeping missions.
Kurlantzick offers the sharpest analysis yet of what state capitalism’s emergence means for democratic politics around the world. More
In a cogent analysis of why the United States is losing ground as a world power, Blackwill and Harris explore the statecraft of geoeconomics. More
Takeyh and Simon reframe the legacy of U.S. involvement in the Arab world from 1945 to 1991 and shed new light on the makings of the contemporary Middle East. More
Learn more about CFR’s mission and its work over the past year in the 2015 Annual Report. The Annual Report spotlights new initiatives, high-profile events, and authoritative scholarship from CFR experts, and includes a message from CFR President Richard N. Haass.
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