June 24, 2014
Entrenched conflict between Sunni and Shia Muslims, exploited by regional rivals Saudi Arabia and Iran, could reshape the future of the Middle East.
December 18, 2013
Child marriage remains widespread in developing countries, disproportionately affecting girls and endangering their lives and livelihoods. Rooted in cultural tradition and poverty, the practice not o…
October 7, 2010
Pakistan’s stability is of great consequence to regional and international security. Examine the roots of its challenges, what it means for the region and the world, and explore some plausible future…
February 16, 2010
After decades of decline, nuclear power is increasingly presented as a low-carbon way to meet growing electricity demands. Global construction of new reactors is on the rise, but there still exists a…
June 29, 2009
An in-depth, multimedia look at the causes and consequences of the global economic crisis that seeks to unravel the questions surrounding the downturn and shed light on its policy implications, drawi…
September 5, 2013
China’s growing assertiveness amid territorial disputes in the East and South China Seas has raised concerns about armed conflict.
September 3, 2008
An in-depth, multimedia look at climate change, its global impact, and efforts to combat it.
September 21, 2011
Iran poses steep challenges to its Middle East neighbors and the world. Explore the country’s complex regime structure and controversial nuclear program, and watch experts debate the range of policy …
July 19, 2007
An in-depth, multimedia look at the history of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and its geopolitical repercussions.
April 18, 2007
CFR.org’s Emmy Award-winning multimedia exploration of the crisis in Darfur and its policy implications.