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January 30, 2013

Education
An employee works on a component for a turbine at the Siemens Energy plant in Charlotte, North Carolina (Chris Keane/Courtesy Reuters). Policy Initiative Spotlight: Germany Lends a Hand to U.S. Workforce Development

Perhaps the most prized real estate at the annual State of the Union address is the first lady's box, where, for over thirty years, persons of great distinction have been invited to sit and be recogn…

April 19, 2013

Immigration and Migration
Zocalo - LAM Mexico’s Transformation, and My Own

In anticipation of my talk next Tuesday in Los Angeles, I wrote the following piece for Zocalo’s Public Square: As my plane touched down at Benito Juárez airport in early 1994, I didn’t know that it…

April 28, 2017

Global
Play RTSQA6Y_EC.jpg Keynote: 2017 Conference on Diversity in International Affairs

Following a welcome message by James Lindsay, Calvin Sims, in conversation with Mira Patel, launch the 2017 Conference on Diversity in International Affairs with a keynote address about leadership, m…

April 7, 2017

Global
Play RTX2QFYI_EC.jpg A Conversation With PayPal’s CEO Dan Schulman

Dan Schulman discusses how globalization defines today's consumer and the value of public-private partnerships and how they accelerate innovation. He will also address responsible leadership, and how…

November 13, 2015

Elections and Voting
Nov14RepDebate-617-389 Campaign 2016 Foreign Policy Roundup: World’s Leader or World’s Policeman?

Tuesday night’s Republican presidential debate featured a heavy dose of foreign policy. Sometimes the candidates got their facts wrong, and none of them staked out new positions on the issues. But th…

June 24, 2015

United States
Clinton Book Review – “The Hillary Doctrine: Sex & American Foreign Policy”

During her confirmation hearing to become secretary of state, Hillary Clinton told the Senate Foreign Relations Committee in no uncertain terms, “I want to pledge to you that as secretary of state I …

April 23, 2015

Global
Play RTXWDMV_EC.jpg A Global Approach to Women's Rights

Experts discuss the progress of women’s rights around the world.

March 16, 2015

United States
Play RTX16CR7_EC.jpg Taking the United States 'Beyond Traffic'

U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx describes his department's thirty-year "Beyond Traffic" framework.

August 30, 2012

Global
The World Next Week: August 30, 2012

A preview of world events in the coming week from CFR.org: Democrats convene in Charlotte, North Carolina; a new Syria mediator gets to work; and the UN World Urban Forum takes place in Naples.

June 14, 2013

Sub-Saharan Africa
Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN) presidential candidate and former anti-corruption chief Nuhu Ribadu speaks during the flag-off of the ACN governorship campaign in Lagos March 5, 2011. Nuhu Ribadu and Political Action in Nigeria

This is a guest post by Charlotte Renfield-Miller; a master of arts in law and diplomacy candidate at The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy specializing in development economics and human security…