November 29, 2018Climate Change
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change recently released a report that expressed concerns about the serious and immediate consequences of a warming planet.
July 26, 2018Women and Women's Rights
Though Mao Zedong once famously claimed that “women hold up half the sky,” under Xi Jinping, women have little space to express dissenting opinions and even less for organized action. In 2015, the Ch…
June 12, 2018Women and Women's Rights
Research shows that corruption hinders development and reinforces inequality. Yet anti-corruption efforts generally fail to recognize and address the impact corruption has on women’s lives. When wome…
June 1, 2018Food and Water Security
Panelists discuss the causes of water crises, the threat they pose to stability and security, and policy options to address them.
October 26, 2017Development
Leading international institutions and private sector corporations have concluded that women’s economic participation is critical to global growth and prosperity. However, today nearly 90 percent of …