• Egypt
    Virtual Roundtable: Life Lessons Learned With Frank G. Wisner
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    Frank G. Wisner discusses his distinguished career in public service, including working as former undersecretary of defense for policy, undersecretary of state for international security affairs, and ambassador to Zambia, Egypt, the Philippines, and India.  Visit “How I Got Here: Frank Wisner” on the Foreign Affairs Career Center for more information.  The Lives in Public Service Roundtable Series features some of the country’s outstanding public servants discussing the lessons learned from their lives and careers. 
  • Zambia
    Standing Up for Human Rights in Zambia
    Last week, when U.S. Ambassador to Zambia Daniel Foote expressed his dismay about a Zambian court ruling sentencing two men to fifteen years in prison for the crime of conducting a same-sex relations…
  • Sub-Saharan Africa
    African Drought and Hydropower
    This is a guest post by Jameson McBride, an intern for Energy and the Environment at the Council on Foreign Relations Africa Program. He is currently studying Political Science and Sustainable Develo…