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Mexico Seeks to Empower Women in Politics-The Expert Take

Jul 10, 2014
In addition to the well-touted economic reforms passed recently, this year Mexico approved a political reform package that, among other things, includes new measures aimed to ensure the greater participation of women in politics. The law now requires gender parity, which means that at least fifty percent of the candidates fielded by a political party in either federal or state legislative elections must be female. This begs the question as to whether there are enough women in the ranks to step up to the plate.

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Worldwatch Institute Spotlights Environmental Security

Jan 03, 2005
World Watch Magazine's "A New Security Paradigm" Praises ECSP Work

Pursuing bin Laden

Jan 03, 2005
More than three years after 9/11, Osama bin Laden remains at large. Former Congressman and Vice-Chair of the 9/11 Commission Lee Hamilton discusses the importance of capturing or killing bin Laden.

USAID Launches Three Conflict Toolkits

Dec 29, 2004
ECSP Co-authored Papers on Minerals, Water, and Forests

This Week on Dialogue Radio: Saving Africa

Dec 27, 2004
A discussion with Richard Sezibera, Ambassador of Rwanda to the United States, Kenneth Behring, businessman and private philanthropist and Christine Warnke, government affairs advisor for the law firm Hogan & Hartson.

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.