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Surveying the Global Governance of Health

Jun 02, 2009
Wilson Center Fellow Nitsan Chorev is researching the World Health Organization's evolving health intervention strategies, from technical assistance to market-based solutions. Her forthcoming book will delve into the geopolitical and economic dynamics that have shaped global strategies to fight disease.

IPS Article on Africa Program Conference on International Drug Trafficking

Jun 01, 2009
Africa, and, most notably, West Africa, has become a major centre of the international drug trade in recent years, leaving U.S. and international organisations scrambling to deal with the problem, said a panel of experts on the subject at the Woodrow Wilson International Centre for Scholars.

America's Defensive Strategy

Jun 01, 2009
What is America's role and purpose in the world? Wilson Center Director Lee Hamilton examines a question that cuts to the heart of what kind of country we are.

The Least Worst Place: Guantanamo's First 100 Days

Jun 01, 2009
Much has been written about policymaking during the first 100 days of the U.S. naval base in Guantanamo, but little is known about what happened on the ground in Cuba. As part of International Security Studies' ongoing Terrorism and Homeland Security Forum, author Karen Greenberg discusses her book on that period.