Global Climate Agreements: Successes and Failures
by Lindsay Maizland
November 4, 2022
Myanmar’s Troubled History
by Lindsay Maizland
January 31, 2022
Pharmaceuticals and Vaccines
A Guide to Global COVID-19 Vaccine Efforts
by Claire Klobucista
July 19, 2022
Climate Change and Regional Instability in Central America
by Paul J. Angelo
September 29, 2022
Center for Preventive Action
State and Local Governments (U.S.)
Federalism and Foreign Policy: The Role of States
with Jenna Bednar and Mariano-Florentino Cuéllar
November 10, 2022
State and Local Webinars
Politics and Government
Renewing America Series: The 2022 U.S. Midterm Elections
with Christopher J. Dodd, John E. Sununu and Amy Walter
October 31, 2022
June 30, 2014
The 1944 Bretton Woods conference ensured a leading role for Washington in the global financial system but also contributed to present-day problems that will be difficult to fix, says CFR’s Benn Stei…
November 7, 2008
CFR’s Peter Kenen discusses the current financial crisis and what will come of the upcoming international financial summit.
May 22, 2008
General William Ward, head of U.S. Africa Command, discusses the new military command’s efforts to define its strategic approach in Africa.
September 9, 2009
Despite early signs of a global economic recovery, CFR Steven Dunaway says it’s too early to determine how lasting the rebound might be. "The world economy is not out of the woods yet," he says.
December 6, 2012
Political power has been a divisive experience for Islamist parties, but it may also greatly expand opportunities in the region, says CFR’s Reza Aslan.
May 19, 2014
Ukraine’s May 25 elections will likely proceed amid attempted disruptions by separatists in the east and U.S. officials should be prepared to bolster support for the government, says former ambassado…
May 10, 2017
Political newcomer Emmanuel Macron won a decisive victory in France's presidential elections, but the new president will face major challenges to forming a governing coalition.
July 15, 2015
Special tax incentives have enabled Puerto Rico to borrow irresponsibly for years, and now the island must take painful steps to balance its budget, explains expert Matt Fabian.
July 21, 2005
David Makovsky, senior fellow at the Washington Institute for Near East Policy, says that, with the scheduled withdrawal of Israeli settlers from Gaza, there is a “sense of a looming showdown” betwee…
November 5, 2008
CFR President Richard N. Haass, who worked on previous presidential transitions, says that given the current world situation, he believes the first priority for President-elect Barack Obama lies in "…