September 14, 2020United Nations General Assembly
Despite limitations, the UN will still sponsor a few notable events and initiatives at this year’s General Assembly, but do not expect any breakthroughs.
August 20, 2020India
India’s Muslim communities have faced decades of discrimination, which experts say has worsened under the Hindu nationalist BJP’s government.
August 17, 2020Global Governance
U.S. unilateralism, geopolitical rivalries, and COVID-19 are humbling UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres’s ambitions for the UN75 agenda.
August 3, 2020Coronavirus
House Majority Whip James Clyburn discusses the latest on Congress's response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
July 15, 2020Maternal and Child Health
Most countries outside of sub-Saharan Africa are projected to enter a period of sustained low fertility and a decline in the working age populations. Speakers Drs. Natalia Kanem and Christopher Murra…
June 2, 2020Peacekeeping
The contributions of women peacekeepers are critical in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic, as peace operations protect civilians where violence continues, and support ongoing peace processes and …
April 10, 2020Public Health Threats and Pandemics
Welcome to “Women Around the World: This Week,” a series that highlights noteworthy news related to women and U.S. foreign policy. In the coming weeks the series will explore how the COVID-19 pandemi…
April 6, 2020Public Health Threats and Pandemics
Contrasting COVID-19 with climate change underscores how urgency often trumps importance in motivating political action.