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Advancing Justice Sector Reform in Mexico – An Expert Take

Jul 28, 2015
Since 2008, Mexico has been implementing a series of reforms that will transform the nation’s criminal justice system to make it more transparent and accountable, thereby improving the nation’s administration of justice and public security. This expert take discusses key aspects of that reform.

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ECSP Director Geoff Dabelko Discusses Water Security on the Diane Rehm Show

Feb 02, 2010
"Water is quickly replacing oil as our most valuable natural resource," said Diane Rehm leading into the show. ECSP Director Geoff Dabelko joined Julia Bucknall of the World Bank and author and journalist Steve Solomon to discuss water scarcity, public health, national security, and the global economy.

Sebelius Outlines Domestic, Global Health Challenges at Board Dinner

Feb 02, 2010
Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius discusses the historic U.S. health reform effort, saying "The costs of doing nothing are extraordinary." She also discussed global health challenges at the first Board of Trustees dinner of 2010.

Wilson Center Mourns the Death of Late Former Board Member Robert Mosbacher

Feb 01, 2010
The Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars mourns the death of Robert Mosbacher, former U.S. secretary of commerce and former member of the Wilson Center's Board of Trustees. Mosbacher passed away on January 24.

Promoting Human Security in Pakistan

Feb 01, 2010
Although political violence is on the rise in Pakistan, health issues are proving far more deadly. There is also a dearth of education, financial, and emergency services, so nongovernmental Islamic organizations are stepping in to fill the void. Wilson Center Fellow Chris Candland's research points to the need for more effective social welfare services to promote greater human security in Pakistan.

The Wilson Quarterly


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.


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.