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Bloodshed and Resilience in Mexico

Oct 30, 2014
In Mexico, what was once a national security threat has become a local public security problem, but there is not much of an infrastructure in many parts of the country to deal with it, writes Andrew Selee.

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Cyprus backs Turkey's EU bid

Jun 13, 2005
By Stefan NicolaUNITED PRESS INTERNATIONAL

Who Can Govern Kosovo?

Jun 09, 2005
The vitriolic debates over the Standards before Status policy have overshadowed the urgent need for good governance in Kosovo. Putting aside the question of 'who will govern' for the moment, a panel of experts recently convened to consider who can govern Kosovo by assessing the local conditions and political will to govern Kosovo responsibly, effectively and legitimately.

A Power for Environmental Stewardship

Jun 08, 2005
In this recent speech at the Wilson Center, Secretary of the Interior Gale Norton describes her agency's conservation efforts. At the heart of her agency's mission is the belief that for conservation to be successful, the government must involve the people who live and work on the land.

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

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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.