December 12, 2018Women and Economic Growth
Kristalina Georgieva, Chief Executive Officer of the World Bank, discusses legal and regulatory disparities in access to and usage of formal financial institutions and highlight how well designed dig…
August 24, 2018North Korea
Developments in conflicts across the world that you might have missed this week.
June 5, 2018Syria
Panelists discuss the ongoing conflict in Northern Syria and how the United States should handle its relationships with the affected parties, including Turkey and the Kurds.
April 12, 2018Middle East and North Africa
Panelists debate the future role of the United States in the Middle East given competing global priorities.
The Future of the Middle East symposium gathers together CFR scholars and outside experts to examine the current political, economic and security challenges in the Middle East. Issues under examination include the ongoing conflict in Afghanistan and Iran's influence in Syria, Iraq, and the Gulf.