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Book Pathways to Freedom

Pathways to Freedom

by John Campbell, Grzegorz Ekiert, Joshua Kurlantzick, Shannon K. O'Neil, Carlos Pio, George Soroka, Jan Teorell, and Andrew Wilson

With concise historical analysis and forward-looking prescriptions, Pathways to Freedom offers an authoritative and accessible look at what countries must do to build durable and prosperous democracies—and what the United States and others can do to help.

Other Report Child Brides, Global Consequences

Child Brides, Global Consequences

by Gayle Tzemach Lemmon and Lynn S. ElHarake

One-third of the world's girls are married before the age of eighteen, limiting both their educational and economic potential. Child marriage is damaging to global prosperity and stability, yet despite the urgency of the issue, there remains a significant lack of data on the subject. Senior Fellow Gayle Tzemach Lemmon discusses both the factors that contribute to and strategies that have proved effective against child marriage.

Other Report Maternal Health in Afghanistan

Maternal Health in Afghanistan

by Isobel Coleman and Gayle Tzemach Lemmon

Investment in maternal health in Afghanistan provides a cost-effective way to promote strategic U.S. foreign policy objectives. As part of a responsible drawdown, the United States should continue its commitments to improving maternal health programs.

Book Paradise Beneath Her Feet

Paradise Beneath Her Feet

by Isobel Coleman

Isobel Coleman shows how Muslim women and men are fighting back with progressive interpretations of Islam to support women's rights in a growing movement of Islamic feminism.

Other Report Family Planning and U.S. Foreign Policy

Family Planning and U.S. Foreign Policy

by Isobel Coleman and Gayle Tzemach Lemmon

Investment in voluntary international family planning is one of the most cost-effective ways to strengthen critical U.S. foreign policy objectives, including improving global health, promoting economic development, stabilizing fragile states, and encouraging environmental sustainability.

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