Karzai’s recklessness may undermine Afghanistan’s political transition, which has long been cited as the primary determinant of a peaceful future for Afghans.
John Podesta writes that America’s parks are a national treasure and a crucial economic engine for many parts of the country.
John Podesta and Michael Conathan write about Russia's attempts to block the creation of a marine reserve in the Southern Ocean around Antarctica.
Growing the economy from the middle out, rather than from the top down, is the only way to build broad, long-term prosperity.
The United States and its partners must continue to focus on Afghanistan’s upcoming presidential election and political transition despite the world’s focus on the conflict in Syria.
Nobel laureate Tawakkol Karman and CAP Chair John Podesta, both members of the U.N. High-Level Panel, answer questions about the post-2015 agenda from youth around the world.
Issue Brief A series of seismic changes are fundamentally altering how we should think about the relationship between public and private flows targeted at promoting development.
U.N. High-Level Panelists Tawakkol Karman and John Podesta write to Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon advocating for a youth panel to guide the post-2015 development agenda.
John Podesta delivers remarks at a Center for American Progress Action Fund event with Sen. Ron Wyden.
John Podesta writes that large youth unemployment rates in the United States and the United Kingdom pose immediate and long-term risks and economic damage.
Video In this video, Center for American Progress Chair John Podesta, who served on the U.N. High-Level Panel, discusses the panel's recommendations to eradicate poverty and transform world economies through sustainable development.
It is critical that all nations strive to meet the goal of eradicating extreme poverty by 2030.
CAP Chair John Podesta held a Twitter town hall to take questions on the High-Level Panel on the Post-2015 Development Agenda on April 8, 2013.
John Podesta and Casey Dunning write about the importance of smart social safety nets in growing out of poverty.
CAP Chair John Podesta delivers a speech at the Georgetown University Law Center.