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Who Owns the Arctic Video Series

Jul 23, 2014
Tensions over security, access, and environmental impacts in the Arctic are rising. While members of the Arctic Council (Canada, Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Russia, Sweden, the United States) assert their established rights under new circumstances, an increasing number of non-Arctic states (including China, Korea, Japan, and Singapore) seek an active role in the region. In this video series, "Who Owns the Arctic?" an international panel of experts describes why one of the world’s coldest environments is becoming a hot topic.

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CEF Director Featured on Energy Policy TV

May 22, 2008
MAY 2008 - CEF director Dr. Jennifer Turner speaks to host Scott Nance about pollution leading up to the Olympics in China

The Woodrow Wilson Center Announces the 2008-2009 Class of Fellows

May 22, 2008
Lee H. Hamilton, president and director of the Woodrow Wilson Center, today announced the members of the 2008-2009 fellowship class. The 22 fellows, most of whom will arrive September 2008 to spend an academic year in residence at the Center, include scholars and practitioners from the United States, Denmark, Ecuador, Israel, Ukraine, United Kingdom, and Venezuela.

Regional Infrastructure Plan Could Threaten Amazon, Finds Brazil Institute Report

May 21, 2008
MAY 2008—National, Regional Development Policies Will Significantly Impact Amazon's Ecological Health

New Conference Report: Journalism Across the Border

May 21, 2008
New report by Dolia Estévez on the conference that took place October 7-8, 2007 in El Paso, Texas.

WHO Releases 2008 World Health Statistics

May 21, 2008
May 2008 - New WHO statistics indicate that mortality from non-communicable diseases is significantly increasing worldwide, surpassing infectious disease mortality rates.

The Wilson Quarterly

Afghanistan

Kubra in her workshop. (Photo by Justin Sutcliffe/Polaris)

As the U.S. prepares to withdraw from the longest war in its history, a look at the lives changed, promises made, and ideas shaped by war in Afghanistan.

Dialogue

The Future of Higher Education

Mar 26, 2014Apr 02, 2014

Jeff Abernathy and Richard Morrill discuss how colleges and universities are dealing with rapidly rising costs and how the United States can still compete for students in a globalized environment.