The global power structure is changing, and neither America nor the world can afford the incoming Biden Administration to take a holiday from international engagement.
We've known how to treat child malnutrition for years, but now we have developed a new way of getting the treatments to the kids who need it the most. And it'll help in the fight against COVID-19, too.
The administration's latest immigration policies are not only cruel and useless against the pandemic: the may actually exacerbate the COVID crisis.
Military conflicts now last for longer and take place in densely populated cities, among a huge variety of state and non-state actors. Idlib is an avatar for the Age of Impunity. The old models no longer apply.
The Trump administration is upending America's commitment to refugees. Such policies go to the heart of the nation's identity, what it represents and how it should live out its founding creed.
This situation can be managed—if the administration and Congress want to step up and do so.
After nearly 18 years of continuous war, formal peace is now on the agenda, but so is meltdown.
The G20 summit needs to issue a global call for effective resettlement policies, education and humanitarian aid.
All ideas for change in the situation of refugees should be considered.
It was a busy week for David Miliband, Great Britain's youthful new foreign secretary . On Tuesday, the 42-year-old addressed the Labour Party conference, acknowledging the successes and "scars" from 10 years of Labour government and saying that Britain must strengthen its links with the United States and the international community to address the worlds' problems.
Climate change has become a "threshold issue." Deny the evidence, ignore the problem, and you look like a Luddite. The new report of the International Panel on Climate Change confirms the scientific consensus: global warming is happening and its consequences will be severe, unless action is taken.The European Commission proposes unilateral cuts of 20 percent in European emissions from 1990 levels.