- ReportBy Johanna Nesseth Tuttle, J. Stephen Morrison, Senator Robert P. Casey Jr., Senator Richard G. Lugar, and Representative Betty McCollum, cochairs and Kristin WeddingApr 27, 2010
These recommendations from leaders in government, business, academia, and the nongovernmental and philanthropy communities emphasize the importance of U.S. leadership and commitment to improving food security and making agriculture a priority for broader U.S. development efforts.
- ReportBy Anthony H. Cordesman, Adam MausnerApr 26, 2010
It has taken nearly eight years for the member countries in ISAF, and International Aid donors, to realize just how critical Afghanistan’s agricultural sector is to many of its people.
- CommentaryBy Sarah O. Ladislaw, Rachel A. PosnerApr 12, 2010
To date, efforts to reduce emissions of greenhouse gases into the atmosphere to slow and eventually reverse the negative impacts of a changing climate have received most of the political and popular attention afforded to the issue of climate change.
- ReportBy Richard Needle and Lin ZhaoApr 7, 2010
In 2008, the United States agreed to extend and expand its historic global HIV/AIDS program, authorizing up to $48 billion over five years to combat global HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis, and malaria.
- JournalBy Josette SheeranApr 1, 2010
For the more than one billion people on earth without enough to eat, and for the 80 percent of the world’s population with no access to social safety nets, risk and volatility are the new normal.
- Critical QuestionsMar 22, 2010
Q1: What is World Water Day?
- ReportBy William J. Fallon and Helene D. Gayle, commission cochairsMar 18, 2010
As the United States applies smart power to advance U.S. interests around the world, it is time to leverage the essential role that U.S. global health policy can play. Americans have long understood that promoting global health advances our basic humanitarian values in saving and enhancing lives. In recent years, support for global health has also proven its broader value in bolstering U.S. national security and building constructive new partnerships.
- ReportBy Robert Hecht, Amrita Palriwala, and Aarthi RaoMar 16, 2010
In this paper, the authors assess some of the most promising new financing mechanisms for global health, describing their current status, actual and potential benefits, and limitations. They also examine the prospects for increased U.S. involvement in innovative financing for global health, discuss some of the barriers that have hampered U.S.
- ReportMar 3, 2010
This preliminary report focuses on the growing response of U.S. institutions of higher education to the global need for drinking water, sanitation, and hygiene (“WASH”) internationally.
- ReportBy Melinda Smale and Timothy M. MahoneyFeb 24, 2010
Rural worlds are changing rapidly. Information technology has shortened the distances from remote villages to urban centers but has also sharpened the contrasts in ways of life.