CIC senior fellow Hanny Megally co-authors an article with Chris Sidoti and Yasmin Sooka to call upon the U.N. Human Rights Council to establish an independent international investigation into human rights atrocities in Afghanistan.
The Dhaka Tribune covers an international dialogue moderated by program lead Leah Zamore, hosted with BRAC and UN Women. This event discussed "demographic and socio-economic changes induced by the Covid-19 pandemic: Challenges of new circumstances" in Bangladesh.
CIC senior fellow James Traub discusses the ultranationalist views that are still dominating the Republican party in the post-Trump era for Foreign Policy.
"Yet Trump has deposited spores of nationalism across the right-wing world, and they continue to multiply. Only a remnant of the Republican Party is committed to free trade and free markets, just as only a remnant of the party is committed to a hawkish internationalism."
CIC senior fellow James Traub publishes a book review of Ben Rhodes, the chief speechwriter for US President Obama's new release, "Being American in the World We've Made."
"Now Rhodes has written a more ambitious and less conventional book that seeks to combine the firsthand experience of the foreign correspondent, the special access of the intimate to power, personal memoir and armchair speculation."
CIC non-resident fellow Ben Oppenheim co-authored an article published by Nature about the need for a sustained program to build knowledge on pandemic risk, and "if the world is to be ready for the next crisis."
"There are multiple efforts to assess preparedness for threats to global health, including the recently created Global Preparedness Monitoring Board. However, there is no sustained effort to track and report on pandemic risk, which could guide and focus efforts to prepare."