Africa

Embracing Multilateralism in the DRC Ebola Crisis


The ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo is a humanitarian crisis that could spread, made worse by DRC’s instability. The UN – supported by Member States – is best positioned to address this crisis.

South & Central Asia

Finding Peace Between the Wickets: Cricket Diplomacy in India and Pakistan


Given their shared love of cricket, India and Pakistan should find a way for their respective leagues to collaborate in a bid to thaw relations, improve infrastructure, and reap financial gain.

North America

Book Review: Why America Loses Wars


YPFP Fellow Stephan Delaney reviews "Why America Loses Wars," by noted military historian Dr. Donald Stoker.

Global Commons

Q&A – “Science Diplomats Bring a Gender Perspective to Science Diplomacy”


Charged Affairs editor Mercedes Yanora spoke with four "science diplomats" about the importance of science diplomacy in foreign policy, and the need for greater gender representation in the field.

Middle East & North Africa

Political Chaos is Knocking Down Barriers in Algeria


The lack of leadership in Algeria has led to an unstable political environment, weakening the structure of the state. An Arab-Spring inspired revolution is underway as protesters challenge the government, as well as the military who has seized political...