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Challenges From Pakistan

May 18, 2009
Pakistan has become the supreme challenge for American foreign policy, says Wilson Center Director Lee Hamilton. We must state our objective in Pakistan clearly, better integrate our military and civilian efforts to build Pakistani capabilities, and increase our non-military assistance to Pakistan.

There's a Sensor in Your Pocket

May 18, 2009
Existing technologies in today's mobile phones and web services enable new approaches to citizen science, giving individuals and communities the power to shape the world around them in new ways. Read more in a paper commissioned by the Foresight & Governance Project.

Confronting the Crisis of Sustainability and Resource Scarcity

May 14, 2009
U.K. Secretary of State for Environment Hilary Benn discusses food and resource shortages, sustainable development, and an upcoming climate conference he calls "the most important gathering in human history."

CEF Meeting On The Hill Featured on Lowcarboneconomy.com and egovmonitor.com

May 14, 2009
MAY 2009 - CEF Meeting on Capitol Hill was recently featured in two articles on black carbon, the US, and China.

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