The CSIS Pacific Partners Initiative is pleased to host The Hon. Wayne Swan MP, former Treasurer and Deputy Prime Minister of Australia. He will discuss the need to promote global economic growth and tackle income inequality, and argue that “if we don’t grow together we will grow apart.”
With a divided government in Washington and increased challenges in other parts of the world, the Obama administration's "pivot," or "rebalance," could face headwinds in the two years ahead. CSIS experts will release their recommendations for a bipartisan path forward on security, trade, and diplomacy.
The CSIS Americas Program, in partnership with Spanish newspaper El País, will host a live edition of NTN24's Club de Prensa—the premier forum on today's most urgent issues with leading experts from the Americas.
The challenges of developing Siberia have vexed Tsarist, and now Russian Federation governments for more than a century. The promise of tapping Siberia's mineral and resource riches tantalizes, but the massive logistical, climactic, and geographic obstacles are daunting.
The Sumitro Chair for Southeast Asia Studies is pleased to host a Banyan Tree Leadership Forum featuring Luhut Binsar Panjaitan, senior adviser to Indonesian president Joko Widodo. He will discuss President Joko's economic and foreign policies, and their implications for the United States.
Growth in Latin America has slowed down significantly more than expected, despite promising predictions earlier this year. This event, the second in a two-part series, will address a series of questions, including: To what extent does this reflect a synchronized slowdown across all emerging economies? Do financial market developments in Latin America mirror developments in the real economy?
Join the CSIS Americas Program for the first public conversation with Panama's recently-credentialed Ambassador to the United States, H.E. Emanuel Gonzalez-Revilla. The Ambassador will discuss the domestic and foreign policy agenda, the future of the bilateral relationship, and Panama's role in Latin America and the world under President Juan Carlos Varela Rodriguez.
The CSIS Americas Program and the Center for International Policy will host a half-day conference that will explore what normal relations between the United States and Cuba could look like, while discussing a legal roadmap for getting there. The purpose of the event is not to discuss whether the United States should normalize its relations with Cuba.
Unfortunately, this event has been postponed due to unforeseen circumstances. We look forward to seeing you at future CSIS events. This page will be updated when more information becomes available.