CFR Staff

Caroline Kapp

Research Associate, U.S. Foreign Policy


"Why Vladimir Putin Is Embracing Germany’s Far Right," with Liana Fix, The Atlantic, October 31, 2023.

"Ukraine's Environment Is a Victim of Russian Geopolitics. (Again.)," New Security Beat, September 5, 2023.

"A More Strategic German Foreign Policy?" with Liana Fix,, July 27, 2023. 

"The Dangers of Democratic Backsliding in Georgia," with Liana Fix, Diamonstein-Spielvogel Project on the Future of Democracy, June 21, 2023.

"International Cooperation and the War Against Ukraine," with Liana Fix, Think Global Health, April 6, 2023.

"The War in Ukraine Has Harmed Children," Think Global Health, March 9, 2023.

"One Year After: How Putin Got Germany Wrong," with Liana Fix,, February 17, 2023.

"The Devastating Use of Sexual Violence as a Weapon of War," Think Global Health, November 1, 2022. 

Women This Week Blog: 

"Women This Week: International Women’s Day,", March 10, 2023.

"Women This Week: Iranian Schoolgirls Targeted by Poison Attacks,", March 3, 2023.

"Women This Week: Alarming Global Setbacks in Women’s Health,", February 24, 2023. 

"Women This Week: African Women Leaders Tackle Women’s Rights and Political Participation,", February 17, 2023.

"Women This Week: Iranian Protest Anthem Wins Grammy,", February 10, 2023.

"Women This Week: Saudi Arabia to Sponsor the 2023 Women’s World Cup,", February 3, 2023. 

"Women This Week: Women’s Rights Victory in Sierra Leone,", January 27, 2023.

"Women This Week: UN, Taliban Officials Meet To Discuss Women’s Rights in Afghanistan,", January 20, 2023.

"Women This Week: Iranian Government Continues Brutal Crackdown on 'Women, Life, Freedom',", January 13, 2023.

"Women This Week: Taliban Bans Female NGO Workers,", January 6, 2023.

"Women This Week: Afghan Women Forced to Leave School Days Before Exams,", December 23, 2022.

"Women This Week: Iran Becomes First Member State Ever Expelled from UN Women,", December 16, 2022.

"Women This Week: Systemic, Forced Abortion in Nigerian War, Reuters Reports,", December 9, 2022.

"Women This Week: Taliban Attempts to Erase Women From Public Life,", December 2, 2022.

"Women This Week: Women Underrepresented at COP27 Summit,", November 18, 2022. 

"Women This Week: Reproductive Rights and Firsts for Women in U.S. Elections,", November 10, 2022.

"Women This Week: United Nations' Spotlight on Ongoing Protests in Iran,", November 4, 2022.

"Women This Week: Female Representation Regresses in China,", October 28, 2022.

"Women This Week: Iranian Climber Competed Without Headscarf, Some Fear Reprisals,", October 21, 2022. 

"Women This Week: Mass Protests Continue Across Iran,", October 14, 2022. 

"Women This Week: Afghan Women Rise Up in Response to Kabul Bombing,", October 7, 2022.

"Women This Week: 'Women, Life, Freedom': Protests Continue to Surge Across Iran,", September 30, 2022.

"Women This Week: Protests in Iran Demand End to Decades of Women's Oppression,", September 23, 2022.

"Women This Week: Call to Declare Taliban a 'Gender Apartheid' Regime,", September 16, 2022.

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