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Peacebuilding and Statebuilding in the Horn of Africa: A Conversation with the Finnish Minister of International Development

Apr 16, 2014
On April 10, H.E. Pekka Haavisto visited the Wilson Center to engage in conversation about inclusive development in post-conflict contexts, particularly focusing upon the Horn of Africa.

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Asia Program Expands Pakistan Programming

Mar 02, 2004
Pakistan and the United States have shared a shaky alliance over the past half-century, yet each country knows surprisingly little about the other. The Asia Program, in conjunction with the Fellowship Fund for Pakistan, will host a Pakistani scholar in residence, annually, and expand programming on Pakistani issues. The inaugural event of this expanded programming was an all-day conference discussing the merits of and obstacles to instituting an Islamic economy in Pakistan.

Asia's Water Problems Could Provoke Major Conflict

Mar 02, 2004
Water scarcity in some areas, floods in others, and various water-related problems could spark major conflicts that have the potential to cripple Asia's economies.

Many Chinese Workers Disenfranchised on the Road to Market Economy

Mar 02, 2004
China remains on a bumpy road toward market economy. Despite protections stipulated in China's 1995 labor law, many Chinese workers go unpaid and unprotected. Read more in this interview with Wilson Center Fellow Ching Kwan Lee.

Assessing the Millennium Challenge Corporation

Mar 02, 2004
Featuring Lael Brainard, Nigel Purvis, Steven Radelet, and John Sewell

Uncertainty About the Referenda

Mar 01, 2004
Article, Haravgi

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Four Decades of Classic Essays

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Essays by Mario Varga Llosa, Andrew J. Bacevich, Jean Bethke Elshtain, and others.

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.