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Climate Security Heats Up

Oct 06, 2009
The effects of climate change have become increasingly linked to global security issues. The October cover story of Centerpoint looks at how the Environmental Change and Security Program has explored the threats and opportunities posed by the problem of climate change.

Combating Climate Change with Condoms

Oct 06, 2009
The scientists and policymakers working to protect the planet may have overlooked one of the easiest, cheapest ways to reduce carbon emissions: contraception.

Maleeha Lodhi's Co-Written Op-Ed Feature in the <i>Financial Times</i>

Oct 06, 2009
In an Oct. 5th op-ed in the Financial Times, Wilson Center Public Policy Scholar Maleeha Lodhi and Anatol Lieven of the New America Foundation proposed an exit strategy for the West from "the Afghan quagmire."

Members of Congress Catch 72-Hour Bug From Constituents

Oct 06, 2009
It's not a new strain of flu, but there is an infectious form of transparentitis that's sweeping the nation. And members are catching it from their constituents, writes Congress Project Director Don Wolfensberger in a Roll Call op-ed.

SEP Scholar Opportunities

Oct 04, 2009
The Southeast Europe Project is now accepting applications for the 2011 grant period.