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The Great Convergence: Asia, the West, and the Logic of One World | 02/12/13
Kishore Mahbubani
As more people become prosperous and interstate conflicts diminish, there is a convergence between East and West, says Kishore Mahbubani. Now we have to change our mindset accordingly and act as one united world on issues such as climate change. One important step is to reform the UN. » Studio » All Audio, Video, Transcripts

Arctic Stewardship: Maintaining Regional Resilience in an Era of Global Change [Full Text] | 02/01/13
Oran Young
What sorts of harms arising from changes now occurring in the Arctic are actionable, and who can and should take the actions required to respond to these harms? » Publications » Ethics & International Affairs » Table of Contents and Excerpt from Article from Ethics & International Affairs Volume 26.4 (Winter 2012) » Table of Contents and Excerpt from Ethics & International Affairs, Volume 26.4 (Winter 2012)

"Ethics & International Affairs" Winter Issue | 01/08/13
This issue features an essay by Oran R. Young on stewardship of the Arctic; a special section on "Safeguarding Fairness in Climate Governance" with articles by Jonathan Pickering, Steve Vanderheiden, Seumas Miller, and David Schlosberg; and book reviews by Patrick Hayden, Henry S. Richardson, Henry Radice, and Ayse Kaya. » News » Press Releases

Table of Contents, Volume 26.4, Winter 2012 | 01/08/13
» Publications » Ethics & International Affairs » Table of Contents and Excerpt from Article from Ethics & International Affairs Volume 26.4 (Winter 2012) » Table of Contents and Excerpt from Ethics & International Affairs, Volume 26.4 (Winter 2012)

The Race for What's Left: The Global Scramble for the World's Last Resources | 03/26/12
Michael T. Klare
As we run out of resources, the human race is at a pivotal point. We have two options: We can continue along the same path, leading to much of the planet becoming uninhabitable. Or we can create an alternative future where we use resources in a much more sustainable and frugal way. » Studio » All Audio, Video, Transcripts

Carnegie Council's Program on U.S. Global Engagement: a Two-Year Retrospective | 09/30/11
These materials from a June 2011 international conference examine U.S.-Russian relations; nuclear arms control and nonproliferation; European and NATO security challenges for the future, including Afghanistan; and competition and cooperation in the Arctic region. » Publications » Resource Picks

Russia's High Ambitions and Ambivalent Activities in the Arctic | 09/02/11
Pavel K. Baev
The Arctic is often seen as a no-mans-land where natural resources are up for grabs. In reality, international cooperation is working well and the regions's wealth has been overestimated. Nonetheless, Russia's  ambitions are bound up with the Arctic, and this can lead to tensions.       » Publications » Articles, Papers, and Reports

Cooling Things Down: The Legalization of Arctic Security | 09/01/11
Michael Byers
Many are concerned about possible struggles over Arctic territory and resources. Yet this paper argues that most Arctic sovereignty disputes have either been resolved or are actively being negotiated. Thus there is no competition for territory or resources, and no prospect of conflict. » Publications » Articles, Papers, and Reports

Carnegie Council Posts Two Papers on U.S.-Russia Relations and the Arctic | 12/18/09
This set of two papers, one by a Canadian and one by a Russian, focuses on U.S.-Russian competition and cooperation in the Arctic region, looking particularly at security, commercial, and environmental issues of shared concern. » News » Press Releases

U.S-Russia Relations and the Arctic | 12/16/09
David C. Speedie
This set of two papers, one by a Canadian and one by a Russian, focuses on U.S.-Russian competition and cooperation in the Arctic region, looking particularly at security, commercial, and environmental issues of shared concern. » Publications » Articles, Papers, and Reports

The Arctic: The Next "Hot Spot" of International Relations or a Region of Cooperation? | 12/16/09
Yuri Morozov
Dr. Morozov identifies several key points regarding both the existing problems and challenges of the Arctic region, as well as possible ways to overcome them through joint efforts by the actors operating in the region. » Publications » Articles, Papers, and Reports

Cold Peace: International Cooperation Takes Hold in the Arctic | 12/16/09
Michael Byers
Thanks to international law, there is no race for Arctic resources, nor any appetite for military confrontation. The Arctic has become a zone of quiet cooperation, as countries work together to map the seabed, protect the environment, and guard against new, non-state security threats. » Publications » Articles, Papers, and Reports

Climate Change and Human Rights | 04/22/04
Sheila Watt-Cloutier
For the Arctic's Inuit, climate change is having very real human rights effects. Sheila Watt-Cloutier describes their creative efforts to hold governments accountable. » Publications » Archive » Human Rights Dialogue (1994–2005) » Series 2 No. 11 (Spring 2004): Environmental Rights » SECTION 1 THE INSEPARABILITY OF HUMAN RIGHTS AND ENVIRONMENTALISM

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