Wilson Center News

Colombian General’s Capture Puts FARC Rebels on the Defensive

Nov 21, 2014
This article about the capture of a Colombian military general by FARC rebels quotes Latin American Program Director Cynthia Arnson on the Colombian peace talks.

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CEF Speaker Releases New Report on China's Future Carbon Emissions

Apr 29, 2009
APRIL 2009 -- Former CEF speaker Jim Watson in conjunction with the Sussex Energy Group and the Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research released a report on China's carbon emissions.

The Challenge for Africa: A Director's Forum With Wangari Maathai

Apr 28, 2009
Wangari Maathai, founder of the Green Belt Movement and Nobel Peace Prize winner, discusses the essential environmental, democratic, and cultural components of a stable society.

Fellow Samer Shehata Named 2009 Carnegie Scholar

Apr 23, 2009
Samer S. Shehata, a Woodrow Wilson Center fellow and a professor of Arab politics at Georgetown University, has been named one of the 24 scholars in the Carnegie Corporation's 2009 class.

Announcing: The Americas Center of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta

Apr 22, 2009
The Americas Center intends to understand, cooperate and coordinate with, and respond effectively to changes in Latin American, Caribbean, and Spanish financial institutions and markets. Our mission involves better supervising constituencies, strengthening the Federal Reserve System's and Sixth Federal Reserve District's voice and influence in hemispheric policymaking, and adding value to evolving regional payment processing.The Americas Center also maintains a comprehensive research and analysis portal, featuring the publication EconSouth, a quarterly economic and business magazine featuring articles on regional, national, and international issues pertinent to the Southeast. The Center also produces much of its content in Portuguese.

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.