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Brave New Migrant World: The Case of Peru

Dec 03, 2009
As jobs become scarcer in Peru, many Peruvians seek work abroad and send remittances back home. Some global institutions consider remittances a solution to Third World problems, but Wilson Center Fellow Karsten Paerregaard argues that remittances are symptomatic of a larger problem and do not create the jobs they're supposed to.

Ending Forced Labor by Securing Immigrant Workers' Rights

Dec 03, 2009
In this editorial, Wilson Center Fellow Denise Brennan discusses the plight of exploited migrants and the need for immigration reform that protects the rights of all workers.

Photo Exhibition: <i>Polish People's Republic&#8212;So Far Away and So Close By</i>

Dec 03, 2009
On December 3, the Woodrow Wilson Center's History and Public Policy Program, in cooperation with the Institute of National Remembrance in Poland, will host an exhibition opening commemorating the 20th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall.

CEF's Jennifer Turner interviewed on CleanSkies TV

Dec 01, 2009
Jennifer Turner, director of the China Environment Forum at the Woodrow Wilson Center, talked to Clean Skies News about the impact of China's announced carbon intensity cuts on the upcoming climate negotiations in Copenhagen.

Collaborative Capacity Building Workshop Held in Liberia

Nov 30, 2009
On November 26 and 27, 2009, the Leadership Project hosted the first workshop of its renewed collaborative capacity building initiative in Liberia.

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