Wilson Center News

Tehran’s Promise

Jul 27, 2015
"After decades of living in a pariah nation, Iranians seem to crave normalcy—but on their own terms. Figuring out their relationship with the outside world is a big part of the transition," writes Robin Wright.

Latest News from the Wilson Center

Will Beijing's Car Ban Clear the Air? Predictions Are Hazy

Jul 23, 2008
The Chinese capital is taking half its cars off the road, but coal-burning could sully its efforts. The China Environment Forum reports on the impacts of the country's automotive use.

Dialogue Interview with Frederick Burkle

Jul 23, 2008
July 2008 – Frederick Burkle, Wilson Center Public Policy Scholar, describes the security and medical support measures needed in the wake of complex emergencies.

CEF Acts as Supporting Organization to Hong Kong Conference

Jul 22, 2008
JULY 2008 - Building Green Partnership for Sustainable Development

A New Strategy for a New World

Jul 18, 2008
In a recent Director's Forum, Senator Barack Obama addressed Wilson Center staff, scholars, and guests with a major speech on Iraq and national security titled "A New Strategy for a New World." Video and text of the speech are available here.

U.S. Senate Passes PEPFAR Reauthorization Bill

Jul 17, 2008
July 2008 – U.S. Senate approves extension of the President's Emergency Program for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) to a budget of $48 billion over the next five years.

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.