Wilson Center News

America Needs to End its Obsession with Trying to Fix Everything in Gaza

Jul 31, 2014
"I worked as a U.S. negotiator on the Arab-Israeli conflict for almost 20 years, and nobody ever lost money betting against peace," writes Aaron David Miller. "When mediators do succeed, it's largely because the locals are ready for a deal – and a need a third party."

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The Democratic Republic of the Congo: A Peace-Building Update

Feb 12, 2004
On Thursday, February 12, Ambassador William Swing, the Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General to the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) and the head of the UN Observer Mission to the DRC will give a briefing on the peace process. This event will be webcast live at 12:30 p.m. (ET).

Crossing the Green Line

Feb 11, 2004
Article, Vanguard

Cyprus Security Problems

Feb 11, 2004
Radio interview with John Sitilides, BBC Radio

An Art Exhibit by Brazilian Luis Bitencourt

Feb 06, 2004
An exhibition of 18 paintings by Brazilian artist Luis Bitencourt at the Wilson Center, February 6-27, 2004

The Future of the United Nations

Feb 05, 2004
Four distinguished panelists, including the Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations and the French ambassador to the United States, will discuss the future of the United Nations at the Woodrow Wilson Center on Thursday, February 5, 2004. This event will be webcast at 10:00 a.m. (ET).

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.