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May 18, 2022

Squaring the energy transition circle in Southeast Europe and the Eastern Mediterranean

By Katerina Sokou

Achieving a smooth energy tradition, where energy security is assured and climate change is addressed, was always going to be a difficult puzzle. Yet in one of the most energy-dependent regions of Europe, Southeast Europe, Greece and the United States have been working closely together to both increase energy security and accelerate the green recovery.

Energy & Environment Europe & Eurasia

Issue Brief

May 18, 2022

Afghanistan: Where US-Iranian interests may yet intersect

By Borzou Daragahi

Borzou Daragahi's latest report delves into the Taliban takeover of Afghanistan and how the swift collapse of the US-backed government in Kabul last summer shocked the United States and its influential neighbor, Iran. 

Afghanistan Iran

Issue Brief

May 11, 2022

China Pathfinder: Q1 2022 Update

By GeoEconomics Center and Rhodium Group

Over the past ten months, teams from the Atlantic Council and Rhodium Group have taken a dive into China’s economy to address a fundamental question: Is China becoming more or less like other open-market economies? 

China Fiscal and Structural Reform

Report

May 11, 2022

China’s faltering “zero COVID” policy: politics in command, economy in reverse

By Jeremy Mark, Michael Schuman

Could Beijing's doubling down on the "zero COVID" policy undermine the narrative of China’s superiority in responding to the pandemic—and the image and stature of Xi’s rule?

China Coronavirus
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Annual Report

May 10, 2022

Annual Report 2021/2022: Shaping the global future together

By Atlantic Council

Our Annual Report 2021/2022 provides insight into our impact and agility as we enter our seventh decade of operations.

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Annual Report

May 10, 2022

Annual Report 2021/2022: The Atlantic Council has never been stronger—nor its mission more vital

By John F.W. Rogers, Frederick Kempe

The Atlantic Council has never been more robust operationally, substantively, or financially in its sixty-year history. John F. W. Rogers and Fred Kempe explain how our work has never been more crucial in the face of complex, daunting, and worldwide challenges.

United States and Canada
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Annual Report

May 10, 2022

II. Annual Report 2021/2022: Thematic programs

By Atlantic Council

The Atlantic Council''s seven thematic programs all had global impact in 2021. Read more about their accomplishments and plans to expand their reach.

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Annual Report

May 10, 2022

Scowcroft Center for Strategy and Security

By Atlantic Council

In 2021, the The Scowcroft Center for Strategy and Security's work reflected its enduring core competencies: strategy and foresight; alliances; and defense.

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Annual Report

May 10, 2022

Global Energy Center

By Atlantic Council

In 2021 the Global Energy Center promoted energy security to devise pragmatic solutions to the challenges of the energy transition.

The COP Resilience Hub

Annual Report

May 10, 2022

Adrienne Arsht- Rockefeller Foundation Resilience Center

By Atlantic Council

In 2021 the Adrienne Arsht-Rockefeller Foundation Resilience Center built individual and community resilience in the face of climate impacts.