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Book: Digital Media and Grassroots Anti-Corruption
Book: Digital Media and Grassroots Anti-Corruption
New book discussing Contexts, Platforms and Data of Anti-Corruption Technologies Worldwide. Read More...
The Cost of Exclusion: Labor and State-Sponsored History in the UAE
The Cost of Exclusion: Labor and State-Sponsored History in the UAE
Article analyzes the historical narrative presented in the Al Shindagha Culture of the Sea Museum and the Abu Dhabi Heritage Village to highlight the ways in which the state’s narrative of the pre-oil... Read More...
Technology and Governance: The Impact of Artificial Intelligence Shaping Tomorrow's World
Technology and Governance: The Impact of Artificial Intelligence Shaping Tomorrow's World
Reflections on the SCSP AI Expo and future of AI. By Michael Spilg. (06/20/2024) Read More...
US-China Relations and the Perils of Historical Analogy
US-China Relations and the Perils of Historical Analogy
Is a Thucydides Trap or other analogies actually applicable to US-China relations? By David Shipton. (06/17/2024) Read More...
Just or unjust War: An analysis of Hamas 7th October Attack
Just or unjust War: An analysis of Hamas 7th October Attack
Author explores the question of whether the war in Gaza is just or unjust. By Fahad Abdullah. (06/15/2024) Read More...
Another Blow to France’s (and Europe’s) Prestige
Another Blow to France’s (and Europe’s) Prestige
Hypothesizing on Macron's decision to hold snap elections in France. By Prof. Manlio Graziano. (06/12/2024) Read More...
Beyond the Ganges: A Journey into India’s Human Rights Abyss
Beyond the Ganges: A Journey into India’s Human Rights Abyss
Author calls for action to address human rights violations in India. By Iqra Awan. (06/06/2024) Read More...
Diplomacy Boost:  When Theory meets Practice in Africa
Diplomacy Boost: When Theory meets Practice in Africa
A look at the Certified Economic Diplomat Programme. By Dayana da Silva. (06/04/2024) Read More...
Iran’s Foreign Policy after President Raisi - A Short Note
Iran’s Foreign Policy after President Raisi - A Short Note
How has Iran's foreign policy be affected by the death of President Raisi? By Dr. Sohail Mahmood. (05/30/2024) Read More...
Pakistan’s Second Sharif Coalition Government from February 13, 2024-May 27, 2024: A Brief Appraisal
Pakistan’s Second Sharif Coalition Government from February 13, 2024-May 27, 2024: A Brief Appraisal
Timeline and analysis of Pakistan’s Second Sharif Coalition Government. By Dr. Sohail Mahmood. 05/30/2024 Read More...
Towards a Just Transition to Address Climate Inequities and Financial Challenges Post-COP28
Towards a Just Transition to Address Climate Inequities and Financial Challenges Post-COP28
Author analyzes how to address the challenges of climate finance and debt patterns while ensuring a just transition. By Md Sazzad Hossain. (05/27/2024) Read More...
The Bahrain Arab Summit and Public Expectations of Outcome: A Brief
The Bahrain Arab Summit and Public Expectations of Outcome: A Brief
Timeline of events surrounding the Bahrain Arab Summit. By Dr. Sohail Mahmood. (05/20/2024) Read More...
The Bangladesh Genocide: A Call for Recognition and Justice
The Bangladesh Genocide: A Call for Recognition and Justice
The Bangladesh Genoide hightlight the need to recognize past atrocities. (05/14/2024) Read More...
Where the Thai Criminal Justice System Fails
Where the Thai Criminal Justice System Fails
Author examines issues and failures surrounding the Thai justice system. By Jena Musmar. (05/15/2024) Read More...
The Gaza War: A Brief (updated May 11, 2024)
The Gaza War: A Brief (updated May 11, 2024)
Timeline of events surrounding the war in Gaza. By Dr. Sohail Mahmood. (05/11/2024) Read More...
Historical Amnesia: The Colonial Origins of  International Relations and the European Union
Historical Amnesia: The Colonial Origins of International Relations and the European Union

Author aims to dispel some myths surrounding the emergence of IR and the EU. By Waldo Smart. (05/07/2024)

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Using Technology to Address Climate Change: Exaggerated Expectations? Interview with Dr. Duncan McLaren
Using Technology to Address Climate Change: Exaggerated Expectations? Interview with Dr. Duncan McLaren

In this interview from our Winter 2024 issue of International Affairs Forum, Dr. Duncan McLaren provides an analysis of tec... Read More...

Formulating a Strategic Plan to Tackle Climate Change: Interview with Sir David King
Formulating a Strategic Plan to Tackle Climate Change: Interview with Sir David King

In this interview from our Winter 2024 issue of International Affairs Forum, Sir David King discusses the challenges of cli... Read More...

What Is Behind the “Russian Expansionist Threat”
What Is Behind the “Russian Expansionist Threat”

The specter of Russian expansionism: real or not? By Prof. Manlio Graziano. (04/13/2024)

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The Importance of Science Diplomacy in the Context of International Relations – Featuring Portugal
The Importance of Science Diplomacy in the Context of International Relations – Featuring Portugal

In this article, Science Diplomacy (SD) is envisioned in terms of international cooperation, with a possible peace factor, and competition among nations. By Dr. Jorge Marinho, Júlio Ventura, and Lo... Read More...

Si vis pacem, para bellum? Europe's Shifting Security Landscape
Si vis pacem, para bellum? Europe's Shifting Security Landscape

In this article from our Winter 2024 issue of International Affairs Forum, Dr. Andriy Korniychuk analyzes European security... Read More...

EU’s Eastern Border and Inconvenient Truths
EU’s Eastern Border and Inconvenient Truths

In this article from our Winter 2024 issue of International Affairs Forum, Dr. Aleksandra Ancite-Jepifánova analyzes migrat... Read More...

Closing the Doors to Europe: Will the European Union’s External Migration Policy Work?
Closing the Doors to Europe: Will the European Union’s External Migration Policy Work?

In this article from our Winter 2024 issue of International Affairs Forum, Dr. Bernd Parusel discusses the European Union's... Read More...

Brexit and Europe: Interview with Lord David Frost
Brexit and Europe: Interview with Lord David Frost

In this interview from our Winter 2024 issue of International Affairs Forum, Lord David Frost discusses Brexit and its impa... Read More...

The EU: Addressing Current Issues and Challenges Ahead
The EU: Addressing Current Issues and Challenges Ahead

In this interview from our Winter 2024 issue of International Affairs Forum, Stefan Lehne (Carnegie Europe) discusses issue... Read More...

An Enlarged EU Can Also Strengthen It
An Enlarged EU Can Also Strengthen It

In this article from our Winter 2024 issue of International Affairs Forum, Sébastien Maillard discusses the challenges and ... Read More...

IA Forum Winter 2024 - Europe -- and Addressing Climate Change
IA Forum Winter 2024 - Europe -- and Addressing Climate Change

In the new 2024 issue of International Affairs Forum, experts from around the world discuss Europe and the EU plus Addressing Climate Change. (03/21/2024)

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Interview: The Role of Intelligence Services as Part of Foreign Policy
Interview: The Role of Intelligence Services as Part of Foreign Policy

Interview with Eric Denécé, Director of the French Centre for Intelligence Studies (CF2R), By Dr. Jorge Marinho, Júlio Ventura, and Lourenço Ribeiro. (03/06/2024)

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IA Forum Winter 2023 - Human Rights
IA Forum Winter 2023 - Human Rights

This new issue of International Affairs Forum presents interviews, essays, and opinion pieces from worldwide experts discussing Human Rights. 03/07/2023

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IA Forum Winter 2022 - Climate Change and Energy
IA Forum Winter 2022 - Climate Change and Energy

This issue of International Affairs Forum presents interviews, essays, and opinion pieces discussing Climate Change and Energy. 03/15/2022

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The Future of Democracy: In Peril?
The Future of Democracy: In Peril?

In this new issue of International Affairs Forum, experts around the world discuss the future of democracy and challenges it faces. February 2021

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IA Forum - The Post-Pandemic World
IA Forum - The Post-Pandemic World

In the latest issue of International Affairs Forum, experts from around the world examine aspects of a post-Pandemic globe. 07/21/2020

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International Affairs Forum: Disinformation/Misinformation & Education
International Affairs Forum: Disinformation/Misinformation & Education

The Winter 2020 issue of International Affairs Forum presents an array from contributors, including our Student Award Winner, discussing Disinformation/MIsinformation and Education issues.  (0... Read More...

Special Publication: Food and Water Security
Special Publication: Food and Water Security

Read IA Forum's special publication on Food and Water Security, featuring essays and interviews from global experts. 06/04/2019

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Information on Anti-Corruption Program in Macedonia
Information on Anti-Corruption Program in Macedonia
Information sheet on joint Transparency International and Center for International Relations anti-corruption effort, Transparency Watch. Read More...

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