Wilson Center News

Why Afghanistan Should Be Worried About Pakistan's Political Crisis

Aug 21, 2014
This month, Pakistan has experienced its most serious political crisis in years. While the outcome of the protests remains uncertain, this much is clear: The Pakistani military is the big winner. This is bad news for Pakistan's fragile democracy -- but also for fragile Afghanistan.

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Majority of Countries Will Fall Short of Millennium Development Goals, Says World Bank and IMF

Apr 17, 2008
April 2008 - A new World Bank-International Monetary Fund report finds that many countries will fail to achieve the Millennium Development Goals set for 2015.

chinadialogue Translates Circle of Blue "Reign of Sand" Piece

Apr 11, 2008
APRIL 2008 - CEF-Circle of Blue partnership story on desertification translated into Mandarin

The Soviet Union and the June 1967 Six Day War

Apr 11, 2008
New Book Published by Woodrow Wilson Center Press Examines Soviet Intentions and Involvement during the Arab-Israeli Six Day War

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.