Global Governance

Of Privacy and Power: The Transatlantic Struggle over Freedom and Security

How disputes over privacy and security have shaped the relationship between the European Union and the United States and what this means for the future

Book Launch: Russia, BRICS, and the Disruption of Global Order

Russia's leadership in establishing the BRICS group is emblematic of its desire to end US hegemony and rewrite the rules of the international system. Rachel S. Salzman will discuss her new book, Russia, BRICS, and the Disruption of Global Order (Georgetown University Press), which tells the story of why Russia broke with the West, how BRICS came together, and how the group illustrates Russia's challenge to the existing global order.

This book will be available for purchase at the event.

Robert Daly on U.S.-China Talks and Tensions (BBC World News)

The United States is “asking for structural changes in China which really amount to an ask that the Chinese Communist Party change its mode of governance,” says Kissinger Institute Director Robert Daly. “That isn’t going to happen.”

Wilson Quarterly Spotlight: Rising Populism and the International Order

In this edition of Wilson Center NOW, we explore the latest issue of The Wilson Quarterly, “The Fate of the International Order,” with the help of editor Richard Solash and contributor David Bosco. They discuss how the rise of both right- and left-leaning populism is challenging multilateral organizations across the globe.

To read the latest issue and for a free subscription to The Wilson Quarterly, wilsonquarterly.com.

Visit By the International Visitor Leadership Program Delegation on Transparency and Ethics in Government

On Tuesday, October 16, 2018, the Wilson Center Africa Program hosted a delegation of the U.S. Department of State’s International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) for a discussion around the theme of transparency and ethics in government. The IVLP delegates were welcomed to the Wilson Center by Dr. Monde Muyangwa, Director of the Wilson Center Africa Program.

ArgentinaPulse #1: Argentines' Perceptions of the World Order, Foreign Policy, and Global Issues

In June, the International Monetary Fund approved a historic bailout of Argentina’s troubled economy, offering a $50 billion loan to prevent a debt crisis and put an end to the peso’s staggering freefall. That rescue, however, has not endeared the IMF to most Argentines, according to a new poll by the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars and Poliarquía, the ArgentinaPulse.

Is Russia Becoming Central Asia's Near Abroad?: Distinguished Speaker Lecture with S. Frederick Starr

Russia's relationship to Central Asia has always been distinctive and ambiguous, in contrast to its attitude toward both Ukraine and the Caucasus. Only in the twentieth century did it develop a deep sense of mission there, and then only at the hands of a small number of ideologues.  
 

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