Event Audio

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.

Assessing Nigeria's Economy

Speaker: Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala
Presider: Princeton Lyman

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala discusses the state of the Nigerian economy in the context of recent developments.

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How to Get a Global Education

Speaker: Edith Bartley
Speaker: Anya Schmemann
Presider: Charles Landow

Experts examine routes for students to learn about and prepare for careers in public and foreign policy as part of the 2015 Conference on Diversity in International Affairs.

See more in Global; Education

World Economic Update

Speaker: Jerry Lavell Johnson
Speaker: Karen Johnson
Presider: David Trulio

Experts discuss current trends and potential developments in the world economy as part of the 2015 Conference on Diversity in International Affairs.

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Pope Francis and the Catholic Church

Speaker: Thomas J. Reese
Moderator: Irina Faskianos

Thomas J. Reese, senior analyst with the National Catholic Reporter, discusses Pope Francis’s work to date and his agenda for 2015, as part of CFR's Religion and Foreign Policy Conference Call series.

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U.S.-Israel Relations

Speaker: Elliott Abrams
Moderator: Maria Casa

Elliott Abrams, CFR’s senior fellow for Middle Eastern studies, discusses the state of U.S.-Israel relations in light of the Israeli elections and ongoing talks over Iran’s nuclear program, as part of CFR's Religion and Foreign Policy Conference Call series.

See more in Israel; Religion