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The Right Way to Govern the World—a Look at the Current State of Global Governance

Brill

Each nation is governed by a single governing body, but what about the world as a whole? Although there is no common “world government”, international issues are regulated by specific organizations—this is called global governance. Does this mean that this is the best form of regulation? In a new study, Prof Gill from York University digs deeper on this issue.

Channels: All Journal News, Government/Law, U.S. Politics, U.S. Foreign Relations, International Law,

Released:
18-Feb-2020 9:00 AM EST

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CFR-UTSA Election 2020 U.S. Foreign Policy Forum

Council on Foreign Relations (CFR)

How should the United States manage relations with Iran? How will the trade war with China affect the U.S. and global economies? Will the United States–Mexico–Canada Agreement benefit American workers? What can be done to improve the situation in Venezuela? Watch an in-depth, nonpartisan conversation on critical foreign policy challenges facing the winner of the 2020 presidential election. Former government officials from Republican and Democratic administrations will discuss issues central to our national security and answer questions about U.S. policy and America’s role in the world.

Channels: All Journal News, Economics, Government/Law, U.S. Elections News, U.S. Foreign Relations, U.S. National Security, U.S. Politics,

Released:
14-Feb-2020 6:10 PM EST
Research Results

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Effectiveness of travel bans – readily used during infectious disease outbreaks – mostly unknown, study finds

University of Washington

While travel bans are frequently used to stop the spread of an emerging infectious disease, a new University of Washington and Johns Hopkins University study of published research found that the effectiveness of travel bans is mostly unknown.

Channels: All Journal News, Government/Law, Infectious Diseases, Public Health, Travel and Transportation, China News, Southeast Asia News, Staff Picks, Coronavirus, U.S. Foreign Relations, U.S. National Security, U.S. Politics,

Released:
13-Feb-2020 4:30 PM EST
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What’s the Purpose of Foreign Aid?

Council on Foreign Relations (CFR)

Many Americans question whether the $50 billion the United States spends annually on foreign aid is worth it. CFR breaks down how much of the U.S. budget goes toward foreign assistance and how this money is spent.

Channels: All Journal News, Budgets and Funding, Government/Law, U.S. Elections News, U.S. Foreign Relations, U.S. Politics,

Released:
6-Feb-2020 3:35 PM EST
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Feature Tip Sheet

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Newswise: U.S. Detention of Child Migrants

U.S. Detention of Child Migrants

Council on Foreign Relations (CFR)

Record-breaking numbers of unaccompanied children have been arriving at the U.S.-Mexico border, leading the Trump administration to expand child detention policies and sparking debate over how to handle the flow of asylum seekers.

Channels: All Journal News, Government/Law, Poverty, Immigration, U.S. Foreign Relations, U.S. National Security, U.S. Politics,

Released:
6-Feb-2020 1:45 PM EST
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Oslo Accords Diplomat Beilin on “Between Oslo and Trump: A Review of the Peace Process”—Feb. 11

New York University

NYU's Taub Center for Israel Studies will host Israeli diplomat Yossi Beilin for “Between Oslo and Trump: A Review of the Peace Process,” a public lecture, on Tues., Feb. 11.

Channels: U.S. Foreign Relations, U.S. Politics, Israel News, Middle East News,

Released:
5-Feb-2020 7:05 AM EST
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CFR-UNH Election 2020 U.S. Foreign Policy Forum

Council on Foreign Relations (CFR)

Watch an in-depth, nonpartisan conversation on critical foreign policy challenges facing the winner of the 2020 presidential election. Former government officials from Republican and Democratic administrations discuss issues central to our national security and answer questions about U.S. policy and America’s role in the world. Election 2020 Series. Presented by the Council on Foreign Relations and the University of New Hampshire.

Channels: Government/Law, U.S. Foreign Relations, U.S. Politics,

Released:
4-Feb-2020 4:20 PM EST
Higher Education Event

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