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Diplomacy

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Diplomacy Experts

Nicholas Burns

Nicholas Burns

Roy and Barbara Goodman Family Professor of the Practice of Diplomacy and International Relations, Harvard Kennedy School; Member of the Board, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs; Faculty Director, Future of Diplomacy Project; Faculty Chair, Project on Europe and the Transatlantic Relationship; Faculty Chair, Middle East Initiative

Cathryn Clüver

Cathryn Clüver Ashbrook

Executive Director, The Future of Diplomacy Project

Dina H. Powell

Dina H. Powell

Non-resident Senior Fellow, Future of Diplomacy Project

Energy & Environment

Energy & Environment ResearchRSS

Across the Arctic, rapid climate change is taking its toll. Melting ice and sea level rise are threatening entire communities. Areas rich in oil and gas are opening up to exploration, but the economic benefits often do not reach Arctic populations. For many, life in the Arctic is becoming more difficult each day.

Energy & Environment Experts

Laura Diaz Anadon

Laura Diaz Anadon

Associate, Environment and Natural Resources Program/Science, Technology, and Public Policy Program

David Keith

David Keith

Professor of Public Policy, Harvard Kennedy School

Halla Logadóttir

Halla Hrund Logadóttir

Fellow, Environment and Natural Resources Program ; Co-Founder, Arctic Initiative

Science & Technology

Science & Technology ResearchRSS

Andrew Wakefield arrives at the General Medical Council in London to face a disciplinary panel investigating allegations of serious professional misconduct.

AP

The rise of fake news highlights the erosion of long-standing institutional bulwarks against misinformation in the internet age. Concern over the problem is global. However, much remains unknown regarding the vulnerabilities of individuals, institutions, and society to manipulations by malicious actors. A new system of safeguards is needed.

Science & Technology Experts

Matthew Bunn

Matthew Bunn

Professor of Practice; Co-Principal Investigator, Project on Managing the Atom; Member of the Board, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs

Daniel Schrag

Daniel Schrag

Steering Committee Member, Harvard Project on Climate Agreements; Member of the Board, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs; Co-Director, Science, Technology, and Public Policy Program

AMB Laura S. H. Holgate

AMB Laura S. H. Holgate

Senior Fellow, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs; Former Staff Assistant to Professor Ashton Carter, 1990–1992

Security

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Security Experts

Juliette Kayyem

Juliette Kayyem

Member of the Board, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs; Belfer Lecturer in International Security, Harvard Kennedy School; Faculty Director, Homeland Security Project

Samantha Power

Samantha Power

Anna Lindh Professor of the Practice of Global Leadership and Public Policy, Harvard Kennedy School; Professor of Practice, Harvard Law School; 2017-18 Fellow, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study; Former United States Ambassador to the United Nations (2013-2017)

Chuck Freilich

Chuck Freilich

Senior Fellow, International Security Program