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Is the U.S. Still the “Indispensable Nation?”: A Conversation With Madeleine Albright

May 28, 2015
Madeleine Albright served as US Secretary of State (1997-2001) and also was a Wilson Center Scholar in 1981-82. She returned to the Center to take part in an alumni event, joining Wilson Director, President, and CEO, Jane Harman for a discussion of America’s historic and evolving role in world affairs.

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La plénière Kahemba et Bundu Dia Kongo dans une dizaine de jours

Apr 27, 2007
Vital Kamerhe, le président de l'Assemblée Nationale de R-dC est, depuis jeudi 26 avril, en déplacement à l'étranger, en Indonésie et en Afrique du Sud, a appris «Le Soft International». Du coup, la Chambre basse du Parlement pourrait être contrainte d'observer un service minimum comme encore tout récemment lorsque Vital Kamerhe se trouvant en Afrique du Sud, des députés de l'opposition avaient décidé de suspendre leur participation aux plénières, invoquant des questions liées à leur sécurité, empêchant du coup les plénières de se tenir.

Kennan Institute Russian History Audio Archive Now Available Online

Apr 26, 2007
The Kennan Institute and National Public Radio are pleased to announce the establishment of an online audio archive of Soviet and Russian history. Originally stored on a collection of audio tapes, the Institute recently had the collection digitized into mp3 format.

New Podcasts and Newsletter Look to the Future of Nanotechnology

Apr 26, 2007
Given the incredible promise of the fast emerging field—and the billions in public and private investment that it has attracted—the Project on Emerging Nanotechnologies has launched a series of newsletters and podcasts focused on progress toward exciting applications on the horizon of nanotechnology.

First Pearl River Air Quality Check Conducted by Civic Exchange

Apr 25, 2007
APRIL 2007 - Civic Exchange, led by February CEF speaker Christine Loh, publishes 2006 Air Quality Report

CEF's Coordinator Quoted on China's Growing Illegal Timber Exports

Apr 23, 2007
APRIL 2007 - CEF's Coordinator Jennifer Turner Quoted in VOA Story on China's Growing Illegal Timber Exports

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.