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World Policy Journal (2005) 22 (1): 19–29.
Published: 01 March 2005
... policy or position of the center or the U.S. Department of Defense. Security Council Reform: China Signals Its Veto J . Mohan M alik The long-awaited landmark report on re­ report supports the belief that a revamped forming the United Nations will most like­ Security...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (4): 68–72.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Alina Polyakova After Britain voted to leave the EU, the European dream of a united continent is at risk but not dead. The Atlantic Council's Alina Polyakova argues that EU leaders must create opportunities for young people to reap the benefits of the economic bloc's accomplishments. Unless a new...
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World Policy Journal (2006) 23 (4): 83–86.
Published: 01 December 2006
...Kanan Makiya This essay is adapted from a lecture at Hannah Arendt: Right Now, a conference co-sponsored by the NYU Institute for the Humanities and the Humanities Council at NYU, in December 2006. © 2007 World Policy Institute 2007 World Policy Institute ...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (4): 84–88.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Ellie Geranmayeh Russia and Iran's military and economic ties are stronger than ever, according to Ellie Geranmayeh, a policy fellow at the European Council on Foreign Relations. Fueled by military cooperation in Syria, resistance to what they consider the U.S.' regime change agenda, and a shared...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (2): 25–33.
Published: 01 June 2016
.... But in such a poorly regulated environment, “clean” water is often dirty, putting millions at risk of falling ill. She puts forward a number of possible plans, including pani panchayats , or citizen-led water councils inspired by institutions in rural India. Copyright © 2016 World Policy Institute 2016 India...
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World Policy Journal (2004) 21 (2): 1–5.
Published: 01 June 2004
... Urquhart Last year, the president of the United States will be an obvious target, notwithstanding declared the United Nations “irrelevant” to the Security Council’s creation of a special the future of Iraq, perhaps even to any ma­ military organization to provide security for jor problem...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 18 (2): 21–30.
Published: 01 June 2001
... of action in the face of human rights abuses, year, at the U.N. General Assembly, he as­ over the citadels of state sovereignty. To its serted that “the core challenge to the Secu­ detractors, it is an oxymoron, a pretext for rity Council and to the United Nations military intervention often devoid...
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World Policy Journal (2004) 21 (1): 50–59.
Published: 01 March 2004
... is shared be­ life more efficient, its conscious objective tween the European Council, regular meet­ was to insulate the euro zone from zig-zag ings of the member states’ leaders whose movements in the dollar. agenda is set by a presidency that rotates This goal has seemingly been...
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World Policy Journal (2002) 19 (3): 54–59.
Published: 01 September 2002
... all the Iraqi violations of Security the elimination of discrimination against Council resolutions to justify collective ac­ women go unratified. tion. But in the end, the speech was more of Other international bodies have been an ultimatum to the Security Council than...
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (1): 24–32.
Published: 01 March 2013
..., since the five permanent members of the Security Council—the United States, Britain, France, Russia, and China—have the right to veto any membership bid. But membership in UN component organizations may accrue to some states, conveying limited privileges of sovereignty. When Palestine was granted...
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World Policy Journal (2005) 22 (3): 1–23.
Published: 01 September 2005
... is also a senior associate of the Carnegie Council on Ethics and International A ffairs, and visiting professor of political science a t L a Salle University. H is most recent book is Winning the World: Lessons for America’s Future from the Cold War. The views expressed here are those...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (4): 10–15.
Published: 01 December 2016
... NAIROBI, Kenya—When Bina Maseno was 23, she decided to run for Council Assembly in Nairobi City County and reached out to a few experienced female politicians for advice. She expected to hear suggestions for navigating party power dynamics or articulating campaign messages for a broader audience. But what...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 18 (2): 71–81.
Published: 01 June 2001
..., the parties are obligated to pun­ Council of ad hoc international criminal tri­ ish persons committing acts of genocide bunals— in 1993 for the former Yugoslavia “whether they are constitutionally responsi­ and in 1994 for Rwanda. (Critics saw the tri­ ble rulers, public officials or private indi­ bunals...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (3): 90–95.
Published: 01 September 2017
... on neoliberal logic. Upon the electoral victory of citizen-led platforms, hacktivists, programmers, and grass-roots organizers went to work in local government institutions. Pablo Soto, a programmer known for developing early peer-to-peer networks, became a delegate in Madrid’s City Council. Speaking...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (1): 30–37.
Published: 01 March 2016
..., was unseasonably cool. Nonetheless, Randall Carolissen, chairperson of the executive council of the University of the Witwatersrand (Wits), appeared hot under the collar as he raised the microphone to his mouth for the third time. Flanked by a handful of other council members, he sat at a shabby folding table...
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World Policy Journal (2005) 22 (1): 9–18.
Published: 01 March 2005
... to “save Kofi geration, as we shall see. and rescue the U .N .” From the Council on On the other side is the great amor­ Foreign Relations came Holbrooke and the phous mass of global liberalism, all clucking council’s former president Leslie Gelb; from in unison that Kofi Annan...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (4): 46–50.
Published: 01 December 2017
... from the Americas who had gathered to produce a document that would reflect Indigenous worldviews. We were sequestered in a small room adjacent to the ongoing plenary session of the World Council of Indigenous Peoples at a prominent hotel in Panama City. The intent was to finalize a declaration...
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World Policy Journal (2002) 19 (2): 76–87.
Published: 01 June 2002
... The Security Council had authorized a Council devised a unique mandate. For the large, though less comprehensive and domi­ first time in history, it took total control of nant, U .N . administration for Kosovo only a country, with all executive, legislative, ju­ four months earlier...
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World Policy Journal (2002) 19 (3): 43–50.
Published: 01 September 2002
... mandates. Thus, the supreme leader (Vali-ye tion that would deny the clerics on the Faqih) was invested with the power to abro­ Council of Guardians—the political fortress gate election results and to select the heads of orthodoxy and autocracy—the highhand­ of the armed forces, the judiciary...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (2): 14–18.
Published: 01 June 2016
... the Manchester city center. Nobody was killed, but the city council used the opportunity to remodel a rather forbidding, monolithic area of office blocks and shopping malls into something new, cultured, and continental. This development was the centerpiece of a project to turn the rainy post-industrial city...
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