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Zika Is Not the New Ebola

January 29, 2016 | Michael Edelstein and Brian McCloskey, Chatham House

As the Zika virus spreads, Michael Edelstein and Brian McCloskey of the Chatham House emphasize that this crisis warrants a different response, and that the international community needs to “stop planning for last year’s problems.”

Navigating the New Normal: China and Global Resource Governance

January 28, 2016 | Felix Preston, Rob Bailey, Siân Bradley, Wei Jigang, and Zhao Changwen

How China responds to the challenges of resource security and sustainability, working with others, will help define its reputation as a responsible actor on the world stage in the next decade, according to this new paper.

The last reform: "Regionalist Logic" for a new UN Security Council

January 27, 2016 | Niccolò Beduschi, Researcher, Observer Research Foundation

In this paper, Niccolò Beduschi proposes a new solution in the stalled reform debate: a system of collective representation in the Council with nine total seats for all the UN members.