On the heels of Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s visit to the United States, Energy & Environment Program Associate Director Mihaela Carstei joins CTV to discuss the Keystone Pipeline project that would transport tar sands oil from Canada and the northern United States to refineries in the Gulf coast of Texas.
J. Peter Pham, director of the Atlantic Council’s Michael S. Ansari Africa Center, was interviewed by Carol Castiel on Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton’s nine-nation diplomatic tour of Africa for this week’s edition of the Voice of America’s Encounter. The other guest was John Campbell, former US ambassador to Nigeria and Ralph Bunche fellow for Africa policy studies at the Council on Foreign Relations. During the half-hour segment, the two panelists discussed both the Obama administration’s Strategy for Sub-Saharan Africa, which was released in June, and the specific issues raised by the individual stops on Secretary Clinton’s itinerary.
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On May 22, the Atlantic Council's Cyber Statecraft Initiative will hold a discussion on the history of cyber critical infrastructure protection in recognition of the 15th anniversary of Presidential Decision Directive 63 (PDD-63).
On May 30, the Atlantic Council’s South Asia Center will release a new issue brief, The Kaleidoscope Turns Again in a Crisis-Challenged Iran, a discussion of Iran’s upcoming presidential elections.
From June 13-14, the 2013 Wrocław Global Forum will bring together over 350 top policy-makers and business leaders to explore the region’s impact as an actor in Europe, as well as its crucial role in the transatlantic partnership and on the global stage.