This week, the World Bank hosted the Fragility Forum in Washington, DC. Even though, more broadly, gender is often still associated with women’s empowerment, several sessions spoke to the importance of understanding men and masculinity to address the root causes of women’s limited participation in development and peacebuilding.
NYU CIC Senior Fellow and Director of the Congo Research Group, Jason Stearns, was interviewed by Radio France Internationale on the current situation in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Read the full interview in French here.
An American who helped open secret negotiations with the Taliban calls for them to accept a ceasefire and peace talks with the Afghan government. By NYU CIC Senior Fellow and Associate Director Barnett R. Rubin.