Powerful conversations between leading women around the globe and CSIS Senior Associate Nina Easton, chair Fortune Most Powerful Women International. Made possible with support from Citi.
Christine Lagarde Talks Empowering Women and Economic Growth
March 15, 2017
In celebration of International Women’s Day, IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde explains the economic and social benefits of women's empowerment.
Global Challenges for the Trump Administration
March 1, 2017
CSIS Senior Adviser Christine Wormuth, the former undersecretary of defense for policy, discusses North Korea, China, Russia and other global challenges facing the new administration.
Human Rights and Countering Violent Extremism - What's the connection?
February 15, 2017
Shannon Green, director and senior fellow of the Human Rights Initiative at CSIS discusses the growing threat of extreme ideology, the "lone wolf" phenomena, and the comprehensive strategies needed to reduce their appeal globally.
America’s Place in the World – A Conversation with former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright
January 31, 2017
Former Secretary of State, Madeleine Albright discusses the importance of American leadership and engagement in world affairs and the refugee crisis.
Weapon of War: Gender-based Violence Around the World
January 19, 2017
Alyse Nelson, President and CEO of Vital Voices Global Partnership and Jennifer Cooke, Director of CSIS’s Africa Program, talk about efforts globally to end gender-based violence as a weapon of war and how government and local communities can help.
Space Exploration, Geopolitics, and Climate Change
January 4, 2017
NASA Chief Scientist Dr. Ellen Stofan discusses international collaboration in space exploration and how NASA uses its technology to explain the impact of climate change in various parts of the world.
Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker Talks Free Trade, Jobs, and Innovation
December 19, 2016
Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker discusses the digital economy, globalization, and cybersecurity and the impact all have on the world of work.
Powering Innovation and Growth in Africa
December 7, 2016
Dana Hyde, CEO of the Millennium Challenge Corporation describes opportunities and challenges of international development, her latest trip to West Africa as part of the PowerAfrica Initiative, and new ideas for alternative sources of power and energy in Africa.
Syria and the Next Administration
November 21, 2016
Melissa Dalton, Senior Fellow and Chief of Staff in the International Security Program at CSIS, discusses the situation in Syria, the players involved, and why it matters for the next administration.
Brexit, European Populism, and the Kremlin Playbook
November 7, 2016
Heather Conley, CSIS expert on Europe, tackles the complexities surrounding Brexit and Prime Minister May’s strategy for handling it, and her recent report on the unvirtuous circle of Russia’s influence on Central Europe: http://bit.ly/2fkIJBs.