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April 23, 2018

United States
The Rise of Illiberal Democracies

Speakers discuss the growing trend toward populism around the world and the current global state of democracy.

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September 19, 2017

Rwanda
A Conversation With Paul Kagame of Rwanda

For further reading, please see the Foreign Affairs article “Kagame’s Unrivaled Power” by Tom Gardner, the CFR blog post “Empowering Women in Developing Economies” by Melanne Verveer and Mathilde Muk…

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Excerpt: The Expanding Role of State and Local Governments in U.S. Foreign Affairs

Read an excerpt of The Expanding Role of State and Local Governments in U.S. Foreign Affairs.

May 26, 2017

United States
Remembering Whom Memorial Day Honors

The United States has fought twelve major wars and numerous smaller skirmishes in its history. Memorial Day is how we honor the soldiers, sailors, airmen, airwomen, and marines who did not return hom…

Memorial Day 2017

April 28, 2017

Sub-Saharan Africa
Boko Haram in Nigeria

John Campbell, CFR's Ralph Bunche senior fellow for Africa policy studies, discusses the Boko Haram in Nigeria case study from Model Diplomacy, politics and security in West Africa and the Sahel, and…

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The Ralph Bunche Chair in Africa Policy Studies

The Ralph Bunche Chair in African Policy Studies was established in 2003 to recognize the remarkable lifetime of enduring contributions made by Ralph Bunche, winner of the Nobel Peace Prize and one of the founding planners of the United Nations.

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Staff

CFR has two central locations: the landmarked Harold Pratt House in the heart of Manhattan and on F Street in our nation’s capital.

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About the Civil Society, Markets, and Democracy Program

The Civil Society, Markets, and Democracy (CSMD) program seeks to better the understanding of the economic, political, and social dynamics shaping the twenty-first century.

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About the Africa Program

The Council on Foreign Relations' Africa program examines Africa's rapid socio-economic development and explores its still fearsome challenges.