CFR.org Editor Robert McMahon, and Foreign Affairs Managing Editor Gideon Rose preview major world events in the week ahead.
In this week's podcast: UN-backed peace talks resume in Darfur; Afghanistan prepares for a presidential runoff election; and Fatah and Hamas work towards reconciliation.
The World Next Week is a coproduction of CFR.org and Foreign Affairs.
Rates of heart disease, cancer, diabetes, and other noncommunicable diseases (NCDs) in low- and middle-income countries are increasing faster than in wealthier countries. The Independent Task Force outlines a plan for collective action on this growing epidemic.
This Independent Task Force asserts that elevating and prioritizing the U.S.-Canada-Mexico relationship offers the best opportunity for strengthening the United States and its place in the world.