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A New Climate for Peace: Taking Action on Climate Change

Apr 20, 2015
“A New Climate for Change: Taking Action on Climate Change and Fragility Risk,” is the name of an independent report commissioned by G7 members. The report says that climate change is “a global threat to security” and goes on to suggest that “we must act quickly to limit future risks to the planet we share and the to the peace we seek.” We spoke to one of the report’s contributing authors to learn more about the challenges presented. That’s the focus of this edition of Wilson Center NOW.

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La crisis humanitaria en Venezuela y el problema retórico de USA

Apr 07, 2015
Cynthia Arnson, Director of the Latin American Program, is quoted in this article regarding the relations between the United States and Venezuela. This article is in Spanish.

Obama will deal from strength at Americas summit

Apr 07, 2015
Cynthia Arnson, Director of the Latin American Program, is quoted in this article regarding the diplomatic position of President Obama in the upcoming Summit of the Americas.

Ex presidentes iberoamericanos piden cambios en Venezuela

Apr 07, 2015
Cynthia Arnson, Director of the Latin America Programs, offers her perspective in this article about Venezuela and the Summit of the Americas. This article is in Spanish.

Gran expectativa por la Cumbre de las Americas

Apr 07, 2015
Eric Olson, Associate Director of the Latin American Program, is interviewed regarding the high expectations of the Summit of the Americas. This video is in Spanish.

Les relacions EUA-Llatinoamèrica, el punt del sud i del nord

Apr 07, 2015
Cynthia Arnson, director of the Latin American Program, is interviewed about the relationship between the United States and Latin America.

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.