Brazil’s October 2 elections present the country with a dramatic choice between incumbent president Jair Bolsonaro and former president Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva.
Russia's war in Ukraine illustrates a greater problem: after years of decline, wars are becoming more prevalent. Organized violence is one of the most destructive forces against life, human freedom, and poverty reduction. What can be done to make it less likely?
The Chinese Communist Party is launching a new era of social control based on the power of digital surveillance. What is the line between digital utopia and digital police state?
Join us on Thursday, June 23 from 16:00 till 17:30 Beirut time for a panel discussion on the topic with Akeel Abbas, Marsin Al Shamary, Mohanad Hage Ali, Harith Hassan and Zeinab Shuker.
The Russian war on Ukraine is an outlier in today's conflict landscape. The majority of today's wars are internally derived—involving faction disputes within a single country. And in nearly all of these conflicts, terror groups and organized criminals play a significant and destabilizing role.
The panel is scheduled for Wednesday, May 25 at 16:00 Beirut time, and will feature contributions from Amer Bisat, Verena El Amil, Lama Fakih, Kim Ghattas and Ziad Majed.
The U.S. murder rate skyrocketed by nearly 30 percent in 2020—the highest recorded one-year rise in the country's modern history. What is going on in the United States? And what can we learn from efforts abroad to stem violence while reforming the police and criminal justice systems?
The fourth event, held in cooperation with the Malcom H. Kerr Carnegie Middle East Center, zooms in peace and security issues, by analyzing the EU’s attitude vis-à-vis some of the most complex conflicts and crises in the Middle East.
The Varieties of Democracy (V-Dem) annual report draws on wide-ranging, in-depth research to provide unique insights about the state of democracy globally.
Join Carnegie for a timely discussion about what these trends mean for the current geopolitical landscape and what citizens can do to evade authoritarian controls and regain access to the World Wide Web.