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June 15, 2016

Global
Strength, Speed, Transparency: Improving UN Peace Operations for the 21st Century

Experts discuss how the UN can provide more rapid, efficient, and reliable support to peace operations, the challenges in reaching these goals, and ways the U.S. government is supporting this mission.

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May 25, 2016

Conflict Prevention
Preventing Violent Extremism: A Conversation with Amy Pope

Amy Pope, U.S. deputy homeland security advisor and deputy assistant to the president at the White House National Security Council, joined CFR for a discussion on how the networks, talents, and persp…

Podcast Liberian women peace demonstration

April 20, 2016

Wars and Conflict
What’s Next for Women in the Armed Forces?

On December 3, 2015 the Pentagon made history by announcing that all positions in the U.S. military—including combat roles—would open to women. This Friday, I’ll join Juliet Beyler, Principal Directo…

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November 9, 2015

United States
U.S. Education and National Competitiveness

Experts assess the changes and controversies surrounding education reform in the United States.

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September 9, 2015

Asia
Women Around the World: This Week

Welcome to “Women Around the World: This Week,” a series that highlights noteworthy news related to women and U.S. foreign policy. This week’s post, from September 2 to September 8, was compiled by V…

Japan's PM Abe speaks to an attendee during the reception for the World Assembly for Women in Tokyo

August 26, 2015

Human Rights
Women Around the World: This Week

Welcome to “Women Around the World: This Week,” a series that highlights noteworthy news related to women and U.S. foreign policy. This week’s post,  from August 19 to August 25, was compiled by Vale…

Haver of Copperas Cove, Texas stands with others at Ranger school graduation at Fort Benning in Columbus

May 1, 2015

Cyber Week in Review: May 1, 2015

Here is a quick round-up of this week’s technology headlines and related stories you may have missed:  The FBI got a chilly reception at a Congressional hearing this week on the issue of encrypti…

CFR Net Politics Cyber

September 7, 2011

Sub-Saharan Africa
African Immigration and the United States

African immigrants watch a Carnavale parade in Tapachula February 28, 2009. After months of travel from African nations including Somalia and Ethiopia, the U.S. bound immigrants present themselves to…

African Immigration and the United States

September 19, 2011

Trade
U.S. Trade and Investment Policy: Report of a CFR-Sponsored Independent Task Force

Experts discuss the findings and recommendations of the CFR-sponsored Independent Task Force on U.S. Trade and Investment Policy.