United Nations (UN)

Global Governance & International Regimes

Since 1945, the United Nations has served as the cornerstone for international diplomacy. Stimson experts provide analysis to guide the U.N. to reduce risks in conflict-affected states, strengthen international justice, and address existing security gaps in global governance.

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Current Research

September 18, 2017

As President Trump prepares his major address to the U.N. General Assembly tomorrow, experts from the nonpartisan Stimson Center released the following statements previewing the speech, and examining U.S. and U.N. efforts to confront 21st century transnational threats:    READ MORE

September 18, 2017 | EXPERT: Richard Ponzio

By Richard Ponzio and Michael Schroeder READ MORE

August 31, 2017

Quote of the week: “Longing on a large scale is what makes history.” —Don DeLillo, The Underworld READ MORE

August 31, 2017 | EXPERT: Michael Krepon

Quote of the week: “Our world will be a safer and healthier place when we can admit that every time we make an atomic bomb we corrupt the morals of a host of innocent neutrons below the age of consent.” —W.H. Auden READ MORE

August 31, 2017 | EXPERT: Michael Krepon

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August 8, 2017 | EXPERT: Richard Ponzio , EXPERT: Robert J. Berg

Over time, the United States and other wealthy governments have designed and operated institutions and bilateral programs to engage effectively the extreme ends of the global wealth spectrum. READ MORE

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