Wilson Center News

Iran: Diplomacy Infinitum

Nov 26, 2014
Despite the failure to secure a deal on Monday, the diplomatic tone between Tehran and Washington has become almost civil, and occasionally even friendly, writes Robin Wright.

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The Four I's of Counterterrorism

Nov 08, 2004
How can the United States forge a more effective counter-terrorism policy? Former Congressman Lee Hamilton lays out a formula for action.

"The Social and Economic Dimensions of Conflict and Peace in Colombia" special report available.

Nov 08, 2004
This new Special Report, edited by Cynthia J. Arnson, is available for download. Contributing authors include Alberto Chueca Mora, Hernando Gómez Buendía, and Jean Pierre (Juan Pedro) Schaerer. Download the report from our Special Reports section of our Publications webpage. Read the summary of the meeting that led to this report on our Events Summaries webpage.

In Southern Africa, the Rivers Reign Supreme

Nov 01, 2004
Wilson Center Fellow Meredith McKittrick, an associate professor of history at Georgetown University, is researching the historical roots of conflicts over shared water resources in Southern Africa.

Investing in Water Improvement

Nov 01, 2004
Improving water quality and quantity in developing countries is a daunting task, but the benefits could far outweigh the costs. An Environmental Change and Security Project staffer discusses strategies for reaching this UN Millenium Development goal target.

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.