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Every McGovern-Dole dollar spent on food is a down payment on thriving democracies and trade.
Jul 11, 2023
Front-line advocates with the America the Beautiful for All Coalition lay out what conservation action they’d like President Biden to take.
Jun 8, 2023
Margaret Cooney, Angelo Villagomez, Ala Al Sadi, 2 More
Hai-Lam Phan, Toni Pandolfo
Front-line advocates with the America the Beautiful for All Coalition explain what “just conservation” means to them.
Front-line advocates with the America the Beautiful for All Coalition talk about the special places they are working to save.
The U.S. Pacific territories will be key to protecting the ocean.
May 25, 2023
Angelo Villagomez, Margaret Cooney, Ala Al Sadi, 2 More
Madalyn Reagan, Hai-Lam Phan
In this special edition episode, six national marine sanctuary advocates came together for a storytelling event hosted by the Center for American Progress and the National Ocean Protection Coalition at the fifth International Marine Protected Area Congress in Vancouver, Canada, to talk Indigenous-led conservation.
Apr 4, 2023
Angelo Villagomez, Margaret Cooney, Madalyn Reagan
Two years after the establishment of America’s first national conservation goal, it’s time to stop debating what “counts” and focus on action.
Jan 31, 2023
Drew McConville, Angelo Villagomez
In episode 3 of “Under the Pala Pala,” six Native speakers came together at the 2022 National Diversity in STEM Conference in San Juan, Puerto Rico, to talk Indigenous-led conservation and how they bring their Native identity to the work that they do every day.
Nov 29, 2022
Angelo Villagomez, Margaret Cooney, Andrew Sonntag, 2 More
Toni Pandolfo, Hai-Lam Phan
The U.S. Pacific territories are vast—combined, their ocean areas are nearly twice the size of Alaska—and they are home to some of the world's largest marine protected areas. This region will be critical for achieving the Biden administration’s goals to combat climate change, protect 30 percent of lands and waters by 2030, and ensure access to nature for all Americans.
Nov 28, 2022
Angelo Villagomez, Anuka Upadhye, Zainab Mirza
China’s Ministry of Public Security has expanded its global activities, increasingly threatening U.S. interests and influencing security sector governance around the world.
Oct 17, 2022
In this episode, Michael Khus from the Northern Chumash Tribal Council and Sol Kaho’ohalahala, chair of the Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary, discuss Indigenous healing through the ocean.
Oct 7, 2022
Angelo Villagomez, Margaret Cooney, Zainab Mirza, 2 More
Toni Pandolfo, Andrew Sonntag
In this episode, Violet Sage Walker from the Northern Chumash Tribal Council and Rep. Sheila Babauta from the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (D) discuss Indigenous women in ocean leadership.
Sep 28, 2022
Angelo Villagomez, Margaret Cooney, Zainab Mirza, 1 More
The Yoon administration’s posture toward China has important implications for the U.S.-ROK alliance and America’s strategic approach in the region.
Aug 2, 2022
Haneul Lee, Tobias Harris, Alan Yu
Tobias Harris outlines how former Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's policy legacy will last long after his recent assassination.
Jul 15, 2022
Tobias Harris discusses how Shinzo Abe transformed Japan’s Liberal Democratic Party into a more ideologically cohesive conservative party.
Jul 12, 2022
Analyzing the Results of Japan’s Upper House Elections and the Impact of Abe's Assassination
Jul 12, 2022
Tobias Harris and Trevor Sutton write about the new Indo-Pacific Economic Framework.
May 27, 2022
Tobias Harris, Trevor Sutton
On Tuesday, March 22, please join the Center for American Progress for a public address by Kenta Izumi, the leader of the Constitutional Democratic Party (CDP), Japan’s leading opposition party, on his vision for Japan’s place in a rapidly changing world.
Mar 22, 2022
Please join the Center for American Progress the day after South Korea's presidential election for a discussion of what the results mean for South Korea, its people, and the country's relationship with its neighbors and the United States.
Mar 10, 2022
Regardless of which candidate wins South Korea’s presidency on March 9, the campaign suggests that renewed competition between progressives and conservatives will continue past election day.
Mar 2, 2022
Tobias Harris, Haneul Lee
Japan's and South Korea’s pursuit of Russia ties should not prevent them from joining with other democracies to oppose invasion.
Feb 17, 2022
Solving Taiwan’s energy problems is an opportunity for the United States to achieve multiple goals.
Jan 19, 2022
As the United States and South Korea expand their bilateral cooperation beyond Northeast Asia, here are some ideas on how they can chart a path forward in Southeast Asia.
Dec 20, 2021
Tobias Harris, Abigail Bard, Haneul Lee
It is important to understand why the United States and South Korea do not see eye to eye on how to confront challenges presented by China.
Dec 14, 2021
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