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The Council of Councils Fourth Annual Conference: Washington, DC

May 10, 2015—May 12, 2015


On May 10-12, 2015, CFR convened the Council of Councils Fourth Annual Conference in Washington, DC.

Participants discussed six major themes:

  • Managing the Crisis in Ukraine: Great Power Relations and the Future of Sovereignty
  • Countering Terrorism and Violent Extremism
  • Reforming Global Health Governance: Lessons from Ebola
  • Currency Competition and International Trade
  • Dilemmas of Humanitarian Intervention: The Case of Syria    
  • Controlling Nuclear Weapons: Reviewing the NPT

On Tuesday, May 12, CFR also launched the inaugural product of the CoC, the Council of Councils Report Card on International Cooperation. The launch event video is available here: