Wilson Center News

China’s New Identity Crisis

Oct 02, 2014
"Hong Kong’s problem will continue for as long as the structural sources of conflict cannot be addressed. The identity crises in Hong Kong, Xinjiang, Taiwan, and Tibet will surely become Beijing’s real tests and dilemmas. How well the Chinese leadership deals with these crises will determine China’s rise and future development," writes Global Fellow Zheng Wang.

Latest News from the Wilson Center

CEF Speaker Doug Ogden Publishes Article in Newsweek on China's Energy Efficiency Needs

Jan 31, 2006
JANUARY 2006--Doug Ogden Examines the Potential to Improve Energy Efficiency in China at the Wilson Center

Book Discussion--Mitterand, the End of the Cold War and German Unification: From Yalta to Maastricht

Jan 31, 2006
On Wednesday, February 1, at 4:00 p.m., author Frédéric Bozo will discuss France's role in ending the Cold War, with special emphasis on François Mitterand's views toward Europe's emancipation from communism, the unification of Germany, and the disintegration of the USSR. This event is open to the public.

Election Observation Missions: Making them Count

Jan 30, 2006
An examination of strategies to enhance the contribution of international election observation missions to the broader field of democracy promotion, by former Canadian Prime Minister Joe Clark, with Elizabeth Voeller and Marianna Ofosu.[download the report][visit the conference site]

Solovyovo: The Story of Memory in a Russian Village

Jan 27, 2006
Woodrow Wilson Center Press has published a new book, Solovyovo: The Story of Memory in a Russian Village by Margaret Paxson, senior associate of the Wilson Center's Kennan Institute.

CEF Coordinator Speaks At State of the World Book Briefing

Jan 25, 2006
JANUARY 2006-Jennifer Turner and Lü Zhi coauthored a chapter in State of the World on the NGO movement in China that was presented at the 10th State of the World Briefing.

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.