Global Climate Agreements: Successes and Failures
by Lindsay Maizland
November 4, 2022
Myanmar’s Troubled History
by Lindsay Maizland
January 31, 2022
Pharmaceuticals and Vaccines
A Guide to Global COVID-19 Vaccine Efforts
by Claire Klobucista
July 19, 2022
Climate Change and Regional Instability in Central America
by Paul J. Angelo
September 29, 2022
Center for Preventive Action
State and Local Governments (U.S.)
Federalism and Foreign Policy: The Role of States
with Jenna Bednar and Mariano-Florentino Cuéllar
November 10, 2022
State and Local Webinars
Leslie H. Gelb Memorial Event: Common Sense and Strategy in Foreign Policy
with Jake Sullivan
November 7, 2022
March 18, 2022
AGOA is the cornerstone of the U.S.-Africa trade relationship, but declining support has called the program’s value into question.
November 18, 2022
The kafala system regulates the lives of tens of millions of migrant laborers in the Middle East, but growing outrage over human rights abuses, racism, and gender discrimination has fueled calls for …
November 4, 2020
Ethiopia’s prime minister promised an aggressive reform agenda, but renewed turmoil threatens to throw the country’s democratic transition off course.
October 5, 2021
Africa continues to have more peacekeeping missions than any other continent. As conflict-stricken countries increasingly look outside the United Nations for support, experts say reforms are necessar…
June 30, 2021
Sub-Saharan Africa is home to many of the world’s longest-ruling heads of state. Pro-democracy advocates have at times successfully stopped presidents from extending their mandates, but the authorita…
July 12, 2017
China has become Africa’s largest trade partner and has greatly expanded its economic ties to the continent, but its growing activities there have raised questions about its noninterference policy. …
October 11, 2022
Ukraine’s Westward drift since independence has been countered by the sometimes violent tug of Russia, felt most recently with Putin’s 2022 invasion.
February 1, 2018
The would-be independent state strikes a contrast with Somalia as a place of relative peace and democratic stability, but international recognition has remained out of reach.
April 22, 2009
With South Africa, Nigeria, and Kenya all hobbled by varying degrees of instability and infighting, experts fear Africa lacks leadership for continent-wide security and economic initiatives.
May 2, 2007
The creation of a new U.S. military command for Africa signals the continent’s growing strategic importance and its many development challenges.