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Chile como potencia alimentaria y el desafío chino

Sep 18, 2014
Latin American Global Fellow Jorge Heine, who was recently appointed as Chile's ambassador to China, is the author of this article about the expansion of food exports from Chile to China. This article is in Spanish.

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Managing the Effects of Nanotechnology

Jan 13, 2006
The Wilson Center's Project on Emerging Nanotechnologies released a report by one of the country's foremost authorities on environmental research and policy, J. Clarence Davies, which examines the strengths and weaknesses of the current regulatory framework for nanotechnology and calls for a new approach to nanotechnology oversight.

Alumni Asked to Send Books to New Orlean's Dillard University Library

Jan 12, 2006
Like many universities in New Orleans, Dillard University was heavily damaged by Hurricane Katrina, much of its collection lost. The Wilson Center has organized a drive to help Dillard replace part of its collection, and is asking current and former scholars to aid the effort.

Expert on Israel, Middle East, Joins Wilson Center

Jan 10, 2006
Aaron David Miller has joined the Woodrow Wilson Center in Washington D.C. as a Public Policy Scholar, and while at the Center will be working on a book about America and the Arab-Israeli conflict.

The Wilson Quarterly Celebrates its 30th Anniversary

Jan 05, 2006
The Wilson Quarterly, the Wilson Center's quarterly magazine, is celebrating its 30th anniversary with an issue devoted to the future, the topic of its inaugural 1976 issue in the age of the energy crisis and ominous predictions.

Scholar Studies Roles of Women in Environmental Conservation

Jan 04, 2006
Wilson Center Public Policy Scholar Kathryn Fuller is using her expertise gained from working for the World Wildlife Fund, the U.S. Department of Justice, and the Ford Foundation, which she currently chairs, to write about women transforming their communities through environmental conservation around the globe.

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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.