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Central African Republic: Should the World Pay Attention?

Sep 18, 2014
"As the world focuses on the atrocities of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS), a far more brutal scenario has been unfolding some 2,500 miles directly south of Damascus," writes Steve McDonald.

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Letter From Iran: Environment, Peace, and the Dialogue Among Civilizations and Cultures

Jun 08, 2005
JUNE 2005--ECSP Director Geoffrey Dabelko traveled to Tehran to present his paper "From Threat to Opportunity: Exploiting Environmental Pathways to Peace" at a historic conference chaired by Iran's first female vice president and environment head Massoumeh Ebtekar, one of the highest-ranking women in the Muslim world today.

Webchat: Managing Water Conflict and Cooperation Online Discussion

Jun 07, 2005
ECSP Director Geoffrey Dabelko answers water questions from Chennai, Tbilisi, Paris, and elsewhere around the world

Eye on Africa: A Scholar's Tale

Jun 06, 2005
Wilson Center Fellow Jesse Ribot has a lesson to share about natural resource policy and local democracy in Africa, and he is planning to spread that message with the help of an innovative children's-style book.

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.