Wilson Center News

Iran’s Dinner Diplomacy

Sep 30, 2014
"It’s crunch time for diplomacy on Iran’s controversial nuclear program." Last year, President Rouhani answered Obama's question of possible coöperation on other matters with a "Persian proverb: 'Let’s raise the baby we just gave birth to before we have another.' This year, given the success of ISIS, the Iranians seem to be in a bit more of a hurry to get that process started" says Robin Wright.

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China Environment Forum working with Circle of Blue to Develop Coverage of Water Stories in China

Jul 16, 2007
JULY 2007 - CEF is working with Circle of Blue to identify and write compelling water stories in China

CEF Director Discussant at OECD Environmental Performance Review of China

Jul 12, 2007
JULY 2007 - CEF's Director Dr. Jennifer Turner will be discussant at OECD Environmental Performance Review of China meeting on July 17

China Shuts Down International NGO Publication

Jul 11, 2007
JULY 2007 - The Beijing municipal authorities shut down China Development Brief

CEF Director Quoted in State Department Report

Jul 11, 2007
JULY 2007 - Dr. Jennifer Turner quoted in July 10 USINFO report on transboundary pollution

Forest Stewardship Council Issues China Forestry Fact Sheet

Jul 10, 2007
JULY 2007 - Forestry fact sheet includes 2007 data on China forests, timber trade and forest certification

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.