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May 2017

Technology and Innovation
Harnessing International Cooperation to Advance Energy Innovation

Introduction New and improved clean energy technologies to confront climate change can help countries set ambitious targets to reduce their carbon emissions. Whereas countries have long participat…

Feb 2017

Gender
Women’s Contributions to Peace and Security Processes

CFR's Women and Foreign Policy program and Center for Preventive Action co-convened a symposium to discuss how women improve security outcomes in conflict-prone areas.

Jan 2017

Drone Strikes
Evaluating the Obama Administration’s Drone Reforms

Overview Unmanned aerial vehicles, or drones, serve a host of military functions. Although they are predominantly used for surveillance, they are also increasingly used as remotely operated weapon…

Jan 2017

China
Environmental Health and China’s Rise

Overview Compared to other crises, environmental health challenges have some distinctive features that warrant special attention. It is extremely difficult to establish a causal relationship betwe…

Sep 28, 2012

Americas
ellen_johnson_sirleaf_felipe_calderon_development_education New From CFR: Felipe Calderón and Ellen Johnson Sirleaf at the Council on Foreign Relations

This week, Mexican president Felipe Calderón and Liberian president Ellen Johnson Sirleaf both spoke at the Council on Foreign Relations. In his speech on Monday, President Calderón, who is in his la…

Mar 17, 2015

Sub-Saharan Africa
Mugabe CPM Council on Foreign Relations Publishes a Contingency Planning Memorandum on Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe, once an African garden spot, is now characterized by bad governance, ubiquitous human rights abuses, abrogation of the rule of law, and poverty. These negatives are closely associated with …

Apr 7, 2016

Cybersecurity
Encryption Explained: A Council on Foreign Relations Infographic

The debate over encryption has been in the headlines a lot over the past few weeks, fueled in part by the clash over the San Bernardino iPhone, whether the attackers in Paris and Belgium used encrypt…

May 2016

Global Governance
New Geopolitics of China, India, and Pakistan

Overview South Asia is in the midst of a geopolitical transformation wrought by several simultaneous developments: China's rise, both economically and militarily, and its efforts to increase its c…

Dec 7, 2005

United States
American Presidents at the Council on Foreign Relations

This publication is now archived. Presidents at the CFRSince the founding of the Council on Foreign Relations in 1921, seven American presidents have addressed the membership, two of them – Bill Clin…

May 2015

Global Governance
2015 Report Card on International Cooperation

Overview As countries around the world struggle to combat major global challenges from terrorism to climate change, a Council of Councils Report Card on International Cooperation finds that multil…