Latest Woodrow Wilson Stories

2010-09-08 23:00:00

National survey finds support for research but with oversight and greater attention to risks WASHINGTON, Sept.

2010-03-03 16:21:00

NEW YORK, March 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Representing a broad coalition of legal, real estate, consumer and free market leadership throughout the state, the New York Taxpayers for Economic Justice today announced its formation, spurred by a proposal to create a state-run title insurance bureaucracy subsidized by the taxpayer. Steven Day, Senior Vice President for the Fidelity National Title Group, speaking for the coalition stated, "Simply put, this proposal now being considered would endanger an...

2009-11-18 16:26:00

Dialogue's "Wilson Center Spotlight" Television Program Focuses on Climate Change WASHINGTON, Nov. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Next month, the nations of the world will hold a climate conference in Denmark to discuss a new agreement to prevent climate changes.

2009-09-29 09:29:00

WASHINGTON, Sept. 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Twelve senior U.S. editors and producers traveled to Kenya last spring for an in-depth look at Kenya, an important U.S. ally in the volatile Horn of Africa.

2009-09-21 09:34:00

Donors Discuss the Future of Global Reproductive Health WASHINGTON, Sept. 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Reproductive rights will be "key to the foreign policy of this administration," Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has said.

2009-07-08 13:00:00

WASHINGTON, July 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With their decades-long shopping spree officially ended, Americans will have to learn how to spend less as the United States rebuilds its economy.

2009-05-27 08:00:00

New online map identifies synthetic biology development hot-spots across the United States and Europe WASHINGTON, May 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Over 170 businesses, research groups and other organizations are involved in the emerging field of synthetic biology throughout the United States, according to a new interactive map launched today by the Synthetic Biology Project at the Woodrow Wilson Center.

2009-05-21 10:58:00

WASHINGTON, May 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- See health and economic data like you've never seen it before. Using his innovative Trendalyzer animation program, statistics guru Hans Rosling will show how reproductive health affects poverty, maternal mortality, and other development data.

2009-02-24 10:20:00

WASHINGTON, Feb. 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Twelve senior U.S. editors and producers traveled to Uganda last year for an in-depth look at one of Africa's most fascinating countries.

2009-02-17 14:26:00

WASHINGTON, Feb. 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Climate change is now widely framed as a potential security threat, and scientists and policymakers are examining its links to water scarcity, agricultural productivity, and human migration.

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