Apr 16, 2009
Pakistan's volatile Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) are too dangerous for most outsiders to access, and little information on the area leaves the region. Khalid Aziz, director of institutional capacity-building for the FATA Secretariat, screens a documentary and discusses the area's beleaguered development.
Apr 16, 2009
APRIL 2009 - CEF's Linden Ellis Reflects on China's Announcement to Become the Largest Producer of Electric Cars
New NKIDP Document Reader: Limits of the "Lips and Teeth" Alliance: New Evidence on Sino-DPRK Relations, 1955-1984
Mar 30, 2009
Mar 28, 2009
MARCH 2009 - Jennifer Turner Interviewed on Earthbeat Radio for Program China & India - A Climate of Change
Mar 18, 2009
MARCH 2009 - Kate Lazarus coauthors report "Rethinking Investment in Natural Resources"
Mar 06, 2009
MARCH 2009 - Wen Bo From Pacific Environment Chosen as Pew Distinguished Marine Conservation Fellowship
Mar 03, 2009
Chinese companies are an increasing presence in oil and mining ventures around the world. Examining the changing nature of Chinese oil and mining activities abroad, Wilson Center Public Policy Scholar Jill Shankleman presented the findings of her upcoming report.
Feb 20, 2009
The UN reports that 2,118 civilians were killed in Afghanistan last year–the most since the end of Taliban rule in 2001. Erica Gaston, fellow at the Campaign for Innocent Victims in Conflict (CIVIC), explains how Afghan civilians can best be helped.
Feb 13, 2009
FEBRUARY 2009 - CEF meeting on climate change in the Himalayas featured on EarthNews
Feb 12, 2009
On his second day in office, President Barack Obama appointed Ambassador Holbrooke as his special representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan, and a decision to send about thirty thousand more troops to Afghanistan appears imminent. The question arises whether this increase would help stabilize Afghanistan, and if not, what else is required?