Dubbed “the Washington Oscars”, the Distinguished Leadership Awards celebrates high-achieving individuals who have contributed to the Atlantic Council’s mission of shaping the global future together.
A message from President Volodymyr Zelenskyy
Zelenskyy offers a moving, personal dedication to the heroism of the Ukrainian people under Russian assault.
The Atlantic Council stands with these heroes today and in the days to come.
Security and Defense
War in Ukraine
Experts from across the Atlantic Council are closely tracking Russia’s war on Ukraine, launched this February after a months-long military build-up. What does this moment mean for Ukraine’s sovereignty, Europe’s security, and the United States’ leadership?
Will Putin use nuclear weapons in Ukraine? Our experts answer three burning questions.
Our nuclear experts weighed in on the chances of Putin taking the fateful step, how he might do it, and how the West would likely respond.
Ukraine War Diary: Everyday life is slowly returning to Fortress Kyiv
Ukraine War Diary: A semblance of normality is returning to life in the capital but Kyiv remains a fortress city where a strong military presence and an absence of children serve as constant reminders that the country is at war.
Celebrating our 60th anniversary
We’re taking stock of six decades of work to promote US cooperation with allies on the world’s defining challenges, deliver relevant insight at speed to policymakers and the public, and shape a peaceful and prosperous global future.
The Atlantic Council galvanizes US leadership and worldwide engagement, in collaboration with allies and partners, to shape solutions to global challenges.
The Atlantic Council at 60
Enriched by its past, energized by its present, and equipped for the future.
By John F.W. Rogers and Frederick Kempe
The Atlantic Council in 2021
In the face of great challenges, this annual report underscores how our community is buoyed by the conviction that we have the talent, imagination, and expertise to contribute to a better world.