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A chance to go inside Council on Foreign Relations on-the-record meetings, in their entirety. Listen to world leaders and foreign policy experts discuss and debate the most pressing issues in international affairs.

Beijing at Twenty: Assessing Global Progress for Women and Girls After the 1995 UN Fourth World Conference on Women

Speaker: Ellen Chelser
Speaker: Farida Shaheed
Speaker: Rachel Vogelstein

Farida Shaheed, United Nations special rapporteur in the field of cultural rights, and Ellen Chesler, senior fellow at the Roosevelt Institute, highlight their collaboration, Women and Girls Rising: Progress and Resistance Around the World, an anthology released this year that documents the modern history of the global women's movement.

See more in China; Global; Women

The Future of Food

Speaker: Ellen Gustafson
Speaker: Jess Lowenberg-DeBoer
Speaker: Jon Friedman
Presider: David Kirkpatrick

Experts discuss the future of technology in the agricultural sector and how it can improve the current food environment.

See more in Global; Food Security