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April 24, 2017

Wars and Conflict
Turkey_woman_voting_RTS12HRM 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, covering from April 15 to April 24, was compiled w…

March 15, 2018

Syrian Civil War
Podcast Where Do We Go From Here? A First-Hand Account from Syria Where Do We Go From Here? A First-Hand Account from Syria

In the midst of breaking news stories about the Syrian war, the voices of Syrian women remain absent, despite their contributions to advancing peace in local communities across the country. Rula Asad…

March 2, 2016

Europe and Eurasia
Play IMG_0195_EC.jpg Paolo Gentiloni on Italy's Role in the Mediterranean

Paolo Gentiloni discusses the challenges facing Italy and the Mediterranean region in addressing developments in Libya and Syria, as well as ISIS and the migrant crisis.

April 5, 2016

Human Rights
Tina-Brown_RTX19W3V Five Questions With Tina Brown

The Five Questions Series is a forum for scholars, government officials, civil society leaders, and foreign policy practitioners to provide timely analysis of new developments related to the advancem…

October 5, 2015

Human Rights
Wider Image: Schools Around The World Afghan Women a Year into Ghani Presidency

This post is by Jennifer L. Windsor, chief executive officer at Women for Women International.  Though the story of the Taliban taking over Kunduz and then retreating dominates headlines, Afghans co…

June 4, 2015

Religion
Play Bin-Bayyah-EC.jpg A Conversation With Shaykh Abdallah bin Bayyah

Shaykh Abdallah bin Bayyah discusses religiously-motivated radicalization and the ways in which Muslim communities can mobilize to counter violent extremism.

November 29, 2011

Elections and Voting
Egypt's Elections: A Report from Cairo

Egyptians headed to the polls Monday in the first parliamentary elections since the ouster of former president Hosni Mubarak amid deepening divisions in society and concern about the nation's directi…