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Book Review: "Want, Waste, or War?"


Omn March 5, 2015 Ruya Perincek, a Doctoral Researcher at UCL Institute for Sustainable Resources, wrote a review of the book "Want, Waste or War?" published by the 2011-12 Transatlantic Academy Fellows in November 2014.

Aftermath of the Paris Attacks: Issues of Integration and Inclusion in Europe


GMF fellow Adnan Kifayat discusses inclusion issues in Europe with Mustafa Akyol, Bosch Public Policy Fellow at the Transatlantic Academy and Peter Mandaville, Professor at George Mason University's School of Policy, Government, and International Affairs following the Paris terrorist attacks.

Want, Waste or War? A Conversation About the Global Resource Nexus


The 2011-2012 fellows of the Transatlantic Academy held a book launch on December 10 for Want, Waste or War? The Global Resource Nexus and the Struggle for Land, Energy, Food, Water and Minerals, based on the 2012 report of the Academy and published by Routledge in November.

Atlantic Dialogues - Religion and Foreign Policy


From October 24 -26, 2014, the Transatlantic Academy participated in the Atlantic Dialogues, a conference of the German Marshall Fund and OCP Policy Center held in Marrakesh, Morocco.

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The Post-Western World: Is There a Future for the Liberal Order?


On October 2, 2014 The Transatlantic Academy participated in a workshop held at the the Blinken European Institute at Columbia University in New York City. The event featured a presentation by May-Britt Stumbaum, Free University of Berlin, and a panel discussion with Sir Michael Leigh, TA Senior Fellow, and Christina Lin and Kateryna Pishchikova, both former TA Fellows.

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Ukrainian President Addresses U.S. Congress


Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko addressed a joint meeting of Congress on September 18th, 2014. Transatlantic Academy Director Stephen Szabo provides a readout of President Poroshenko's message.

Transatlantic Academy Welcomes New Group of Fellows


WASHINGTON -- On Monday, September 15, The Transatlantic Academy welcomed the arrival of its seventh group of fellows, who will spend the next nine months studying "Religion and Foreign Policy." The fellows will be in residence at the headquarters of the German Marshall Fund of the United States in Washington, DC, which is one of the Academy's founding partners.

Call for Fellowship Applications: 2015-2016 Russia and the West


The Transatlantic Academy is no longer accepting applications for the 2015-16 Fellowship year. The Academy is currently in the process of reviewing applications. Please contact Jessica Hirsch, Program Coordinator, at jhirsch@transatlanticacademy.org or 202-683-2644, with any questions.

Call for Fellowship Applications: 2015-2016 Russia and the West

Steve Szabo on C-Span


On Friday, June 6, 2014, Stephen Szabo appeared on C-Span to talk about President Obama’s four-day trip to Europe. Topics included U.S. foreign policy, efforts to engage Russian President Vladimir Putin, and the G-7 summit in Brussels, Belgium.

European business community concerned over new Russian sanctions


Leaders from the Group of Seven have agreed to quickly impose more sanctions against Russia in response to the crisis in Ukraine. How will these measures affect Russia’s business partners in the West? Alison Stewart speaks with Stephen Szabo at the Transatlantic Academy about the significant economic ties between Europe and Russia

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