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Showing 2 posts from February 2021.

Key Lessons for Effective Foreign Assistance from USAID’s COVID-19 Response

The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted the health and health systems of countries around the world and taken a serious toll on economies and societies. The World Bank estimates that an additional 100 million people have been pushed into poverty due to the economic impact of the pandemic. 130 million people in three dozen countries including Syria and Yemen are on the brink of starvation, and according to the United Nations 200 million children globally – disproportionately girls – continue to remain out of school. (This number is above the already 258 million who were not in school before the pandemic.) The needs are massive. So how can the U.S. government be as effective as possible at this critical moment?... Read More

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A restart on New START

With just two days to spare, the United States and Russia agreed this week to extend the New START nuclear arms control treaty, the last remaining arms control pact between the two nuclear superpowers.... Read More

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