Wilson Center News

Analysis of President Obama’s announcement regarding the release of Alan Gross and the future of U.S.-Cuba relations

Dec 31, 2014
The announcement by President Obama of the release of U.S. contractor Alan Gross together with a long-imprisoned intelligence asset is welcome news. Their incarceration, along with the even greater numbers of Cubans who have been jailed in Cuba for trying to exercise their rights to freedom of speech and assembly, has long been a stumbling block in the relationship.

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Wilson Center Hosts Pakistani Journalists in Week-Long Conference

Sep 18, 2008
On September 14 – 18, 2008, the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars hosted a conference for Pakistani print and television journalists. Conference participants engaged in an extensive series of meetings and exchanges with their counterparts in the U.S. media, representatives from private media-focused organizations, Washington-based Pakistani journalists, U.S. officials, and others. They also shared their perspectives on the role of the media in Pakistan today at a Wilson Center public event.

SSRC Calls for Grant Proposals on Environmental Health Information Generation and Dissemination

Sep 18, 2008
SEPTEMBER 2008 - Seven to ten grants will be made to applicants located at Chinese institutions

CEF Director Contributes to New CSIS Report on Promoting Confidence Building Across the Taiwan Strait

Sep 18, 2008
SEPTEMBER 2008 - Dr. Jennifer Turner Contributes Section in Report on Cross-Strait Environmental Confidence Building Measures

New Video "Water Wars or Water Woes?" Unveils Surprising Truths About Water, Conflict

Sep 18, 2008
SEPTEMBER 2008—ECSP Director Geoff Dabelko Describes Water's Role in Violence, Peace on YouTube

Wilson Center on the Road: ECSP Goes to Barcelona

Sep 18, 2008
SEPTEMBER 2008—ECSP Co-Sponsors Two Events at 2008 World Conservation Congress

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.