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This Wilson Memo, "Ransomware & Russia: Advancing Responsible State Behavior," takes a dive into the increasing size and cost of ransomware attacks. The memo explores four major factors contributing to the increase and where we currently stand in negotiations for combatting these attacks with Russian President Vladimir Putin. Finally, the memo provides tactics for U.S. foreign policy and diplomacy with Russia from two top Wilson Center experts: Matt Rojansky and Meg King. Click the button above to download the full memo.

Congressional Relations

The Wilson Center’s office of Congressional Relations works to maintain a vibrant relationship with Members of Congress and their staffs. We organize and run a series of educational programs led by Wilson Center experts, ranging from seminars to private briefings, with the purpose of increasing congressional staffers’ knowledge of foreign policy. We also coordinate outreach to Capitol Hill, including testimonies by Wilson Center scholars and briefings specifically for Members of Congress.  Read more

Kennan Institute

The Kennan Institute is the premier U.S. center for advanced research on Russia and Eurasia and the oldest and largest regional program at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars. The Kennan Institute is committed to improving American understanding of Russia, Ukraine, Central Asia, the Caucasus, and the surrounding region though research and exchange.  Read more

Science and Technology Innovation Program

The Science and Technology Innovation Program (STIP) serves as the bridge between technologists, policymakers, industry, and global stakeholders.  Read more