Rising Powers and Global Institutions in the Twenty-First Century


On Wednesday, May 19, the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) will hold a multisession, half-day symposium in Washington, DC, on the implications of rising powers for global governance.

8:00 – 8:30 a.m. Breakfast Reception

8:30 – 8:40 a.m.
Opening Remarks: World Order and Multilateral Cooperation in the Twenty-First Century

8:40 – 9:50 a.m.
Global Economic Governance: Progress and Prospects in the G20, International Monetary Fund, and World Bank

9:50 – 9:55 a.m.

9:55 – 11:10 a.m. Global Security Institutions: The Nonproliferation Regime

11:10 – 11:15 a.m.

11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Keynote Address and Conversation with James B. Steinberg

12:15 – 1:00 p.m. Lunch Reception

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