The Council of Councils Inaugural Conference

CFR convened the inaugural Council of Councils conference on March 12-13 in Washington, DC. Participants tackled four major themes:

• The overall state of global governance and multilateral cooperation
• The status of the nuclear nonproliferation regime (with a focus on Iran)
• The dollar's future as the world's reserve currency
• The criteria for humanitarian intervention, in the wake of regime change in Libya, and an ongoing crisis in Syria.

Rapporteur's Report for the Council of Councils Inaugural Meeting (PDF)


The View from the Obama Administration

This meeting is on the record.

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