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Council Congratulates the World Food Programme for Nobel Prize

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The World Food Programme received the 2020 Nobel Peace Prize for combating hunger and contributing to peace in conflict-affected areas.

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Annie Spratt
Food and Agriculture

Year in Review 2020

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How we all work, live, and connect with each other has changed profoundly in 2020. Explore the Council's newly redesigned website, watch this video about how we went virtual in 2020, and consider making a gift to support our mission.

Abbott's Mary Rodgers on Antibody Testing

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Mary Rodgers, Abbott Surveillance Program's Principal Scientist, takes a minute to discuss the importance of anitbody testing and what we have learned from the pandemic.

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COVID-19

Wait Just a Minute with Agriculture Expert Khalid Bomba

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Khalid Bomba, agriculture expert, takes a minute to discuss the importance of agriculture to the economy of Ethiopia and the need to get young people more actively involved.

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Rod Waddington
Food and Agriculture

Samuel Kling on Cities and COVID-19

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Samuel Kling, Global Cities Fellow at the Council, takes a minute to discuss the impact of COVID-19 on big cities and how cities can benefit from high density in a pandemic.

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COVID-19

Roger Thurow on Food Security

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Roger Thurow, senior fellow for the Global Food and Agriculture Program, takes a minute to discuss how COVID-19 has affected food security.

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Food and Agriculture

Oriana Skylar Mastro on Chinese Security Policy

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Oriana Skylar Mastro, political scientist and expert on Chinese military and security policy, takes a minute to discuss China's approach to projecting influence as a global military power and what it means for the US and its allies.

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Defense and Security

Mona Eltahawy on Feminism, Ambition, and Women's Rights

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In this episode of Wait Just a Minute, journalist and activist Mona Eltahawy takes a minute to examine feminism, ambition, the state of women’s rights in the Middle East.

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Women and Girls

Arye Carmon on Israel's Elections

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Arye Carmon, founding president of the Israel Democracy Institute, takes a minute to explain why Israel is holding elections for the third time in a year.

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Global Politics

What Happens to Germany after Merkel Is Gone?

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In this episode of #AskIvo, Council President Ivo Daalder looks at three big issues rising to the surface in German politics on the eve of her departure.

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