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Friday, April 24, 2015

[RED DEMOCRATICA] Presidents of Estonia and Honduras Speak at the Wilson Center

 

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The Estonia Model: Why a Free and Secure Internet Matters?
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Estonia's President Toomas Hendrik Ilves on the state of cybersecurity, privacy, and the digital economy: “In IT, we’ve done things differently, we have better security than anyone else and at the same time maintained a genuine Internet freedom.”

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A Conversation with the President of Honduras

A Conversation with the President of Honduras

In this Director’s Forum, President of Honduras Juan Orlando Hernández made the case that U.S. support of Honduran investments in economic opportunity, human development, improved governance, and reduction of crime and violence are not only important for Honduras but are in the best interest of the U.S. (video in Spanish)

Is the American Century Over Is the American Century Over?

“The U.S has 60 close global partners, but when we fail to ratify the amendments to the IMF, as Congress has done since 2010, we’re shooting our self in the foot. We have to change some of our internal habits if we’re going to adjust to what the American century is going to require in its new incarnation,” said Joseph S. Nye during this event.

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Deal or No Deal? (New York Times)

Former Wilson Fellow Thomas Friedman quotes Wilson VP for Scholars Robert Litwak extensively in a column about the symbolic nature of a deal on Iran's nuclear program in Iran.

Weed genes help boost crop resilience (Future Food 2050)

Public Policy Scholar Lisa Palmer writes about the research of plant geneticists like Susan McCouch who cultivate plant varieties that are more resilient to climate change.

The Horrors of Rat Hole Mining (The Atlantic)

The Atlantic selected the documentary “Broken Landscape” as an Editor’s Pick. The short film was produced by the Wilson Center’s Sean Peoples in association with Michael Miller of Think Out Loud Productions.

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Friday, April 10, 2015

[RED DEMOCRATICA] Will the U.S. Botch its Chances at the Summit of the Americas?

 

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Will the U.S. Both its Chances at the Summit of Americas?

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"This summit represents an opportunity to debate these issues that should not be squandered, or lost in the obsession over how Obama and Cuban President Raul Castro will greet each other. And the United States has much to offer," writes Cynthia Arnson.

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Preliminary Analysis of the Iran Nuclear Deal

Preliminary Analysis of the Iran Nuclear Deal

In this interview, Iran nuclear deal experts Haleh Esfandiari and Robert Litwak provide preliminary analysis on the deal’s strengths and weaknesses and reactions in both Iran and the U.S.

Yemen's Other Crisis Yemen's Other Crisis

"Saudi Arabia is maintaining its air offensive in Yemen, and Houthi rebels continue to stage assaults. But another crisis is raging in Yemen that could pose an existential threat to one of the world’s most troubled nations," writes Michael Kugelman.

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Moscow's Twisted History Lessons (The New York Times)

Maxim Trudolyubov writes about the celebration of Russia’s Victory Day on May 9th and Russia’s relations with the West.

A Transaction Does Not a Deal Make (Foreign Policy)

Aaron David Miller offers his perspective on the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action with Iran and discusses realistic expectations of the continued negotiations towards a nuclear deal.

The Fight Against Crime in Mexico (CCTV)

Christopher Wilson appears on CCTV to discuss systemic issues of corruption in Mexico and trust in the rule of law institutions.

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[RED DEMOCRATICA] Ban tells Syrian envoy to relaunch peace efforts

 

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Ban tells Syrian envoy to relaunch peace efforts
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has asked Staffan de Mistura, the UN's envoy for Syria, to restart diplomatic efforts to end the Syrian civil war. "There is no military solution," Ban said Thursday. "Only a political solution, dialogue, can be an answer to this." Separately, Russia-meditated talks between the Syrian government and some rebel leaders adjourned today. Reuters (4/9), Star Tribune (Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minn.)/The Associated Press (4/9), Reuters (4/10)
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Yarmouk becoming more like a "death camp," UN chief says
The invasion of Islamic State forces has worsened conditions at the Yarmouk Palestinian camp in Syria's capital. "A refugee camp is beginning to resemble a death camp," says Ban Ki-moon, United Nations secretary-general. The Syrian government and Palestinians there have agreed to fight the Islamic State forces. Tulsa World (Okla.)/The Associated Press (4/10), Voice of America (4/9)
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UNESCO report: Educational inequality is rising
Nearly 60 million children are not attending school, says a report by UNESCO. The poor continue to be most affected by the lack of education, the report says. Inter Press Service (4/10)
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Representatives of more than 200 cities agreed on sustainable urban development and reducing carbon emissions as priorities at the International Council for Local Environmental Initiatives World Congress. The Korea Herald (Seoul) (4/9), Responding to Climate Change (U.K.) (4/8)
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Islamic State released 217 kidnapped Yazidis, including 60 children, in an apparent goodwill gesture, Iraqi officials say. Los Angeles Times (tiered subscription model) (4/8)
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