Wilson Center News

Guatemalan president: Central America needs at least $2 billion 'to attack the root of the problem'

Jul 30, 2014
Latin American Program Associate Director Eric L. Olson is quoted in this article about Guatemalan President Otto Perez Molina's request for more U.S. assistance during his visit to the United States.

Latest News from the Wilson Center

Building Peace Through Environmental Cooperation

Jan 12, 2005
Worldwatch's State of the World 2005 Includes Chapter on Environmental Peacemaking

Western Policy Center Merges with Woodrow Wilson Center

Jan 10, 2005
The Wilson Center Southeast Europe Project was officially launched on January 10, 2005. All papers, commentaries, programs and related content prior to January 2005 reflect the work and product of the Western Policy Center and not the Wilson Center Southeast Europe Project.

Can Securing the Environment Win the Peace? Jared Diamond Kicks Off ECSP Report 10

Jan 10, 2005
10th Anniversary Edition Examines the Next Steps for Environment, Population, and Security; Includes Special Reports on Ethiopia, United Nations

Senior Scholar Warns of Impending AIDS Crisis in Russia

Jan 07, 2005
A foremost expert on Russian demography and health, Wilson Center Senior Scholar Murray Feshbach warns that the impending AIDS crisis in Russia could have devastating global effects. His greatest challenge now is to convince those in power in Russia to heed his warnings.

Kennan Institute Supports Ukraine List

Jan 05, 2005
The Kennan Institute is pleased to announce that it has joined with the University of Ottawa, the Canadian Institute for Ukrainian Studies, and the Harvard Ukrainian Research Institute in supporting The Ukraine List (UKL). Compiled by Dominique Arel, Chair of Ukrainian Studies at the University of Ottawa, UKL is an academic/current events electronic newsletter sent to scholars and professionals in the area of Ukrainian studies. To join the list, please contact darel@uottawa.ca.

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.