January 31, 2011
In Joseph S. Nye's THE FUTURE OF POWER,†he offers a rigorous analysis of the international fault lines of the twenty-first century, discussing issues such as nuclear proliferation, radical Islam, and the return of Asia. He shows how U.S. power and influence can best be deployed to help resolve critical global issues.
January 28, 2011
An update from U.S.-Russia Initiative to Prevent Nuclear Terrorism for the week of January 21-28, 2011.
January 25, 2011
By Justin Dargin, Former Associate, The Dubai Initiative
The UAE has been considered a hot bed for solar energy projects and potentially solar panel manufacturing thanks to domestic and international efforts led by Abu Dhabi-based Masdar, an international renewable energy initiative and specialist in silicon-based thin-film PV module projects. But in a sudden turn of events, Masdarís decision† to postpone its construction of†a solar panel factory, have revealed a new set of objectives for†domestic projects and†heavy subsidization models.
January 24, 2011
An update from U.S.-Russia Initiative to Prevent Nuclear Terrorism for the week of January 14-21, 2011.
January 21, 2011
On January 19, 2011, Office of Science and Technology Policy Director John P. Holdren (currently on leave from the Belfer Center) and the Minister of Science and Technology for the People's Republic of China, Wan Gang, took pens to paper and signed an historic extension to the U.S.-China Agreement on Cooperation in Science and Technology.† The newly extended agreement will foster a continuation of decades of cooperative endeavors that have encompassed such domains as agricultural science, high-energy physics, clean energy, and biomedical research.
January 18, 2011
By David Mednicoff, Former Research Fellow, The Dubai Initiative
Tunisia's interim leaders have announced a new government, following the ouster of President Zine Ben Ali amid massive street protests. WFCR's Bob Paquette discusses the situation in Tunisia with David Mednicoff, Dubai Initiative Research Fellow and Acting Director of the Social Thought and Political Economy Program at UMass-Amherst.
January 14, 2011
An update from U.S.-Russia Initiative to Prevent Nuclear Terrorism for the week of January 7-14, 2011.
January 7, 2011
An update from U.S.-Russia Initiative to Prevent Nuclear Terrorism for December 24-January 7, 2011.
January 6, 2010
By Robert C. Stowe, Executive Director, Harvard Environmental Economics Program; Manager, Harvard Project on Climate Agreements
The Harvard Project on Climate Agreements hosted an official side-event at the Sixteenth Conference of the Parties (COP-16) of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) in Cancun, Mexico, on December 8, 2010. The session was titled "Institutions for International Climate Governance."
January 5, 2011
By Karam Dana, Former Research Fellow, The Dubai Initiative
Dubai Initiative Fellow Karam Dana was featured in The National on the political participation of Muslim-Americans.