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Women Around the World: This Week

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 16:28:33 EDT

Sierra Leone reforms citizenship law(image)



The Strange Death of Europe

Wed, 12 Jul 2017 14:39:21 EDT

What does Europe’s future look like?(image)



Violence Against Female Politicians

Tue, 11 Jul 2017 17:20:21 EDT

Women involved in politics around the world are constrained not only by the proverbial glass ceil(image)






New African Cardinal From Mali

Thu, 06 Jul 2017 15:59:43 EDT

Pope Francis(image)



Women Around the World: This Week

Wed, 28 Jun 2017 17:25:35 EDT

South Korea appoints female foreign minister(image)



Data for Development: The Case for Information, Not Just Data

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 11:36:05 EDT

When it comes to development, more data is often better—but in the quest for more data, we can of(image)









Pope Demands Obedience From Nigerian Catholics

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 13:42:19 EDT

Pope Francis has(image)



UN Peacekeeping: Where Are All the Women?

Tue, 20 Jun 2017 09:43:08 EDT

The following is a guest post by Megan Ro(image)



Girls' STEM Education Can Drive Economic Growth

Fri, 16 Jun 2017 14:49:08 EDT

As the world transitions to an increasingly digital economy, closing the global gender gap in sci(image)



Women Around the World: This Week

Fri, 16 Jun 2017 11:33:30 EDT

Canada increases foreign aid to advance gender equality(image)



The Rise of Ethnonationalism and the Future of Liberal Democracy

Thu, 15 Jun 2017 09:28:02 EDT

I recently moderated a panel for the 2017 CFR Religion and Foreign Policy Workshop.(image)



Women Around the World: This Week

Fri, 09 Jun 2017 14:09:09 EDT

Women fight to liberate Raqqa(image)



Building Inclusive Economies

Wed, 07 Jun 2017 14:04:25 EDT

A new report from the Women and Foreign Policy program, launched this week, highlights the undeni(image)



New Evidence Supports the Business Case for Closing Gender Gaps

Mon, 05 Jun 2017 14:51:45 EDT

Women have made great strides over the past several decades, yet there still remain staggering ec(image)



Women Around the World: This Week

Fri, 02 Jun 2017 16:02:51 EDT

U.S. women graduate from army infantry basic training(image)



Women Around the World: This Week

Tue, 30 May 2017 16:50:43 EDT

Trump Administration proposal slashes U.S. foreign assistance (image)



U.S. Temporary Foreign Worker Programs

Tue, 30 May 2017 11:07:44 EDT

Introduction Foreign workers have been an essential but contentious feature of the U.S.(image)



Postcard from Havana: A Lack of Childcare Leaves Cuban Women in Quandary

Wed, 24 May 2017 10:21:27 EDT

Since Barack Obama visited Havana in March 2016—the first U.S.(image)



The President’s Immigration Executive Order: What’s Gender Got to Do With It?

Tue, 23 May 2017 17:21:17 EDT

Earlier this month, I hosted a CFR roundtable with Becca Heller, d(image)



Firuz Kazemzadeh: A Life Well Lived

Thu, 18 May 2017 09:55:51 EDT

In 1982, when I was serving as Assistant Secretary of State for Human Rights, a professor of hist(image)



Why Aren't There More Women in the Labor Force Across the Globe?

Wed, 17 May 2017 13:59:57 EDT

Gallup and the International Labor Organization (ILO) recently released a landmark report on (image)



A Conversation with Anne-Marie Slaughter

Wed, 17 May 2017 12:28:34 EDT

I recently hosted a CFR roundtable with Anne-Marie Slaughter, president and chief executive offic(image)






China’s Soft Power Offensive, One Belt One Road, and the Limitations of Beijing’s Soft Power

Tue, 16 May 2017 10:38:12 EDT

This is the first part in a series on China's attempts to bolster its so(image)



Women Around the World: This Week

Tue, 16 May 2017 10:20:06 EDT

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Helen Hardacre: Political Realignment Among Japan’s Religions

Mon, 15 May 2017 16:55:05 EDT

This blog post is part of a series entitled(image)



Video: Why Child Marriage Persists

Thu, 11 May 2017 12:54:25 EDT

This video is part of the Council on Foreign Relations' "Child Marriage" InfoGuide Presentation: (image)



Richard Haass Introduces Model Diplomacy

Fri, 05 May 2017 11:18:36 EDT

Richard N.(image)



Women Around the World: This Week

Fri, 28 Apr 2017 09:33:25 EDT

Welcome to “Women Around the World: This Week,” a series that highlights noteworthy news rela(image)



Women Rebuild Nepal Post-Earthquake

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 11:52:14 EDT

Voices from the Field features contributions from scholars and practitioners highlighting new(image)



Women Around the World: This Week

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 14:00:33 EDT

Welcome to “Women Around the World: This Week,” a series that highlights noteworthy news rela(image)



Women’s Empowerment Starts at the Bank

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 11:30:11 EDT

In a meeting room in Delhi, India, with walls painted green and sun s(image)



Jakarta Election Signals Erosion of Religious Tolerance

Wed, 19 Apr 2017 14:26:15 EDT

Jakarta’s hotly contested gubernatorial election was racially and religiously charged, signaling(image)



Women Around the World: This Week

Fri, 14 Apr 2017 12:32:03 EDT

Welcome to “Women Around the World: This Week,” a series that highlights noteworthy news rela(image)



Big Data Is Filling Gender Data Gaps—And Pushing Us Closer to Gender Equality

Wed, 12 Apr 2017 11:04:37 EDT

Voices from the Field features contributions from scholars and practitioners highlighting new(image)



Women Around the World: This Week

Fri, 07 Apr 2017 15:26:35 EDT

Welcome to “Women Around the World: This Week,” a series that highlights noteworthy news rela(image)



A Look Inside Mexico

Wed, 05 Apr 2017 17:19:58 EDT

This afternoon, I joined Randal C. Archibold, Arturo Sarukhan, and José W.(image)



Delivering on Promises to the Middle Class

Tue, 04 Apr 2017 11:35:25 EDT

This article was co-authored with David Brady(image)



Women Around the World: This Week

Mon, 03 Apr 2017 09:25:17 EDT

Welcome to “Women Around the World: This Week,” a series that highlights noteworthy news rela(image)



Women Around the World: This Week

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 10:27:02 EDT

Welcome to “Women Around the World: This Week,” a series that highlights noteworthy news rela(image)



Opening Doors for Refugee Women

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 10:25:42 EDT

Voices from the Field features contributions from scholars and practitioners highlighting new(image)



Water Access is a Gender Equality Issue

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 16:01:43 EDT

Wednesday, March 22, is(image)



Immigration Enforcement and the Impact on Higher Education

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 12:20:55 EDT

I delivered a short talk yesterday, March 21, at the Elliott School of International Affairs(image)



Women Around the World: This Week

Fri, 17 Mar 2017 16:31:01 EDT

Welcome to “Women Around the World: This Week,” a series that highlights noteworthy news rela(image)



Preventing Peacekeeper Abuse Through Equal Opportunity Peacekeeping

Thu, 16 Mar 2017 14:23:25 EDT

Voices from the Field features contributions from scholars and practitioners highlighting new(image)



Women Around the World: This Week

Tue, 14 Mar 2017 12:55:29 EDT

Welcome to “Women Around the World: This Week,” a series that highlights noteworthy news rela(image)