Event Transcripts

CFR maintains an archive of unedited transcripts from its on-the-record meetings. Separate archives of audio and video recordings are also available.

Reimagining National Service

Speaker: Elisa Villanueva Beard
Speaker: Jonathan Koppell
Speaker: Stan A. McChrystal
Speaker: Tonia R. Wellons
Presider: Tom Brokaw

Experts share their perspectives on how service organizations can promote a culture of national service in the United States.

See more in United States; Military Leadership

Financing a New Ukraine

Speaker: Natalie Jaresko
Presider: Reuben Jeffery

Ukrainian Finance Minister Natalie Jaresko discusses her country’s economy, including its ambitious reform agenda and recent International Monetary Fund package.

See more in Europe; International Finance

Charting a Future for the United Nations

Speaker: Bathsheba Crocker
Presider: Stuart Holliday

Bathsheba Crocker discusses the complex global challenges facing the United Nations, U.S. policies regarding the UN, and the arguments for investment in international organizations.

See more in Global; Global Governance