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November 23, 2015

Technology and Innovation
Lessons in Cleantech Success from Scandinavia (Pt. 1): The Puzzle

This post is co-written by Ben Armstrong and Varun Sivaram. Ben is a Ph.D. Candidate at MIT focused on Political Economy and a researcher at the MIT Governance Lab. A global race is underway to domi…

NREL engineers review a simulation of the Lillgrund Wind Farm in Denmark (U.S. Department of Energy)

October 13, 2015

Global
A Conversation With the Archbishop of Canterbury

Archbishop Welby discusses pressing international issues.

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March 4, 2015

United States
Charting the Next American Century

Harvard Kennedy School Professor Joseph S. Nye and Author Peter Zeihan discuss the future of U.S. power and global influence with Eurasia Group President Ian Bremmer.

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March 4, 2015

United States
The Future of American Power and Influence

Experts discuss the role of the United States in a changing global power structure.

December 12, 2014

Estonia
Estonian Prime Minister Taavi Rõivas on Economic Growth and Entrepreneurship

Taavi Rõivas, prime minister of Estonia, joins CFR Board Member Blair Effron to discuss Estonia’s economic growth, regional security, and information technology sector.

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December 12, 2014

Estonia
Estonian Prime Minister Taavi Rõivas on Economic Growth and Entrepreneurship

Taavi Rõivas, prime minister of Estonia, joins Blair Effron, founding partner at Centerview Partners and member of the board of directors at the Council on Foreign Relations, to discuss Estonia’s eco…

February 20, 2014

The Sad Story of Denmark and the End of Religious Freedom

Seventy years ago last fall, in October 1943, Danes acted with courage to defy the Nazi occupiers and rescue the country’s Jews. It was a striking blow for religious freedom and basic human decency. …

January 2, 2014

Sub-Saharan Africa
American Foreign Policy Toward Africa

For many of us, the American lack of attention toward Africa is short-sighted and frustrating. It is to the great credit of the National Committee on American Foreign Policy that it has devoted the e…

People stand and walk at a beach in the old port of Mogadishu November 13, 2013.

July 29, 2013

France
Is France Heading South?

If France moves in the direction of its Southern European neighbors, the consequences for the entire European Union could be calamitous, says expert Dominique Moïsi.

February 20, 2013

Conflict Prevention
A Conversation with Ambassador Frederick Barton

As the United States prepares to withdraw forces from Afghanistan, and as the 10th anniversary of Operation Iraqi Freedom draws near, please join Rick Barton to discuss the future of U.S. civilian re…