Stephen J. Toope is Director of the Munk School of Global Affairs at the University of Toronto
By William Courtney Concepts & Thoughts Washington D.C.–his weekend in Vienna a second international conference in as many weeks will seek to advance a dialogue on ending the war in Syria.
By Robert W. Jordan Concepts & Thoughts Dallas, Texas–This year the United Nations celebrated its 70th anniversary. It is also the 70th anniversary of the historic meeting between President Franklin Roosevelt and King Abdulaziz of Saudi Arabia in February 1945. During World War II, Saudi oil and air routes had been helpful to the war…
Washington–ForeignPolicyConcepts Sheldon Himelfarb is the President and CEO of the PeaceTech Lab. The Lab was created by the U.S. Institute of Peace to further advance USIP’s work at the intersection of technology, media, and data to help reduce violent conflict around the world.