Center for Preventive Action

Micah Zenko: Politics, Power, and Preventive Action

Recent Reports and Memoranda

Foreign Affairs Article

The Next Drone Wars

by Sarah E. Kreps and Micah Zenko
The Obama administration should nurture a regime to limit drone proliferation, similar to efforts to control nuclear weapons and missiles, write Sarah Kreps and Micah Zenko.

About CPA

The CPA seeks to help prevent, defuse, or resolve deadly conflicts around the world and to expand the body of knowledge on conflict prevention.

    Global Conflict Tracker

  • The Global Conflict Tracker is an interactive guide to U.S. conflict prevention priorities in 2014 and is based on the most recent Preventive Priorities Survey (PPS).


  • photo of Paul B. Stares Paul B. Stares General John W. Vessey Senior Fellow for Conflict Prevention and Director of the Center for Preventive Action
  • photo of Micah Zenko Micah Zenko Douglas Dillon Fellow

Preventive Priorities Survey

Prevention Priorities Survey Map

  • A survey to help inform the U.S. policy community about the relative urgency and importance of competing conflict prevention demands.

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