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Mar 8, 2017

Japan
Japan: Women of Influence

Today we celebrate International Women’s Day. This comes five days after Japan’s Hinamatsuri, or Girls’ Day, the day in which the nation celebrates the bright future of its young daughters. On this s…

Sep 22, 2016

Global
Play Education_EC.jpg Education, Extremism, and Global Leadership: A Conversation with Tony Blair and Irina Bokova

Tony Blair and Irina Bokova discuss the role of education and civil society in preventing global extremism and raising awareness among governments.

Oct 14, 2016

Israel
Who Supported the Shameful UNESCO Vote on Jerusalem?

There is little to be added to the scorn rightfully shown in the United States and in Israel (which has cut all ties to UNESCO) toward the UNESCO vote this week that in essence wipes out Jewish and C…

Oct 13, 2016

International Organizations
rtss3vw_t The UN’s Ninth Secretary-General is António Guterres

The following is a guest post by Megan Roberts, associate director of the International Institutions and Global Governance program at the Council on Foreign Relations. Today the UN General Assembly …

Oct 7, 2016

Human Rights
Former U.N. High Commissioner for Refugees Antonio Guterres speaks during a debate in the United Nations General Assembly between candidates vying to be the next U.N. Secretary General at U.N. headquarters in New York 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 October 2 to October 8, was compiled…

Apr 16, 2017

Global
The Intersection of Religious Freedom and Women's Rights

Kristina Arriaga de Bucholz discusses the intersection of religious freedom and women's rights around the world.

Apr 10, 2017

Brazil
Environmental Policy and the Amazon

Eve Bratman discusses environmental policy and sustainable development, focusing on the Brazilian Amazon.

Mar 27, 2017

Russia
U.S.-Russia Relations

Angela E. Stent discusses the current state of U.S.-Russia relations.

Mar 15, 2017

Global
A World in Disarray

Richard N. Haass discusses a world increasingly defined by disorder and what can be done about it.

Feb 15, 2017

United States
Religious Freedom in the United States

John Gallagher shares perspectives on the Trump administration’s approach to religious freedom in the United States.