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Events

The Council of Councils Fourth Regional Conference: Mexico City

Nov 24, 2013—Nov 26, 2013

On November 24–26, 2013, the Mexican Council on Foreign Relations, the Getulio Vargas Foundation, and CFR convened the fourth Council of Councils regional conference, in conjunction with the Hemispheric Meeting of Councils on International Relations: "The Future of the Americas in Global Governance."

Latest Member Publications

Internet Governance - The Key Questions for India

Samir Saran, Observer Research Foundation

If not addressed and managed, a divisive debate on the control and management of the digital global commons, could not only undermine the huge gains that have accrued from interconnectedness, but might become a basis for conflict, says expert Samir Saran.

The South China Sea Disputes: Formula for a Paradigm Shift - A Rejoinder

Robert C Beckman and Clive H Schofield, S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies

Robert Beckman and Clive Schofield discuss Professor Raul Pedrozo’s critique of proposals for China to bring its maritime claims into conformity with international law and UNCLOS, which he sees as “problematic” and “counterproductive.”

A Blueprint for a Sovereign Debt Forum

Richard Gitlin and Brett House, Center for International Governance Innovation

The paper outlines a proposal for a nonstatutory, non-profit, membership-based Sovereign Debt Forum that would provide an independent standing body to research and preserve institutional memory on best practice in sovereign debt restructuring.