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Lee Hamilton on the 20th Anniversary of the Environmental Change and Security Program

Sep 17, 2014
“The Wilson Center’s Environmental Change and Security Program was one of the first to recognize the critical connections between the environment, population dynamics, and security,” says former Wilson Center President and Director Lee Hamilton on the 20th anniversary of the program.

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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).

Director's Forum on "The Future of the United Nations" featured prominent Canadian

Feb 05, 2004
Louise Fréchette, Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations, was a panelist in a forum hosted by the Woodrow Wilson Center, and co-sponsored by the United Nations Association of the Capitol Area. Ms. Fréchette was born in Montréal and began her distinguished career in foreign service in the Canadian Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade.

Political Instability Task Force: New Findings

Feb 05, 2004
Professors Jack Goldstone, Robert Bates, and Colin Kahl presented the Political Instability Task Force's latest findings

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.