International Economic Cooperation and COVID-19 (Chatham House)

The Rt Hon Lord Darling, former chancellor of the exchequer, examines issues presented by the pandemic within the wider uncertain international political and economic context.

https://www.chathamhouse.org/file/international-economic-cooperation-and-covid-19

Speakers

The Rt Hon Lord Darling, President, Chatham House; Chancellor of the Exchequer (2007-10)
Chair: Dr Robin Niblett CMG, Director and Chief Executive, Chatham House

COVID-19 Pandemic Briefing – Leading a Global Response (Chatham House)

A Chatham House Centenary edition of the weekly COVID-19 pandemic briefing with Professor David Heymann and Emma Ross examines what we have learned in the first six months of the pandemic.

https://www.chathamhouse.org/file/covid-19-pandemic-briefing-leading-global-response

Speakers

Professor David Heymann CBE, Distinguished Fellow, Global Health Programme, Chatham House; Executive Director, Communicable Diseases Cluster, World Health Organization (1998-03)
Chair: Emma Ross, Senior Consulting Fellow, Global Health Programme, Chatham House

Inclusive Governance and Sustainable Development – Bridging the Divide Between Local and International Action (Chatham House)

Former secretary general of the United Nations, Ban Ki-Moon, considers how governance models can be made more inclusive to facilitate meaningful dialogues between local and international actors.

https://www.chathamhouse.org/file/inclusive-governance-and-sustainable-development-bridging-divide-between-local-and

Speakers

Ban Ki-moon, Deputy Chair, The Elders; Secretary-General, United Nations (2007-16)
Chair: Dr Robin Niblett, Director and Chief Executive, Chatham House

The Business Case for Investment in Nutrition (Chatham House)

Malnutrition acts as a brake on the development of individuals, communities and economies around the world. This report is the first of its kind to reveal the hidden costs of malnutrition for business, and the extent to which these costs are recognized and addressed by multinational companies (MNCs).

https://www.chathamhouse.org/business-case-investment-nutrition-wellesley-et-al

 

Weekly COVID-19 Pandemic Briefing – Coronavirus Contact Tracing (Chatham House)

What precisely is contact tracing and how does it fit in with a rigorous response? What does efficient case-finding and contact tracing look like?

https://www.chathamhouse.org/file/weekly-covid-19-pandemic-briefing-coronavirus-contact-tracing

Professor David Heymann CBE, Distinguished Fellow, Global Health Programme, Chatham House; Executive Director, Communicable Diseases Cluster, World Health Organization (1998-03)
Dr Oliver Morgan, Director, Health Emergency Information and Risk Assessment, World Health Organization (WHO) Emergencies Programme
Chair: Emma Ross, Senior Consulting Fellow, Global Health Programme, Chatham House

Where is the Global Response to COVID-19? (Chatham House)

The panel considers how the US, UK and EU can contribute to a global response, and asks what a global response to the health and economic crisis in the developing world would look like.

https://www.chathamhouse.org/file/where-global-response-covid-19

Lord Mark Malloch-Brown, Chairman, SGO; Former Deputy Secretary-General and Chief of Staff, United Nations
Ambassador Elizabeth Cousens, President and CEO, United Nations Foundation
Ambassador Nicholas Burns, Roy and Barbara Goodman Family Professor of the Practice of Diplomacy and International Relations at the Harvard Kennedy School; US Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs, 2005 – 2008
Chair: Dr Leslie Vinjamuri, Director, US and the Americas Programme, Chatham House

International Affairs Webinar: Toxic Masculinity and Terrorism (Chatham House)

Dr Elizabeth Pearson deconstructs the centrality of toxic masculinity to popular understandings of terrorism

https://www.chathamhouse.org/file/international-affairs-webinar-toxic-masculinity-and-terrorism

Dr Elizabeth Pearson, Lecturer, Hillary Rodham Clinton School of Law, Swansea University
Leah de Haan, Junior Editor, International Affairs, Chatham House

COVID-19 Presents Fresh Challenges to a Struggling Central Asia (Chatham House)

Responding to coronavirus has amplified the disparities between the five Central Asia countries. But no winners will emerge, as the real economic and social challenges remain ahead

https://www.chathamhouse.org/expert/comment/covid-19-presents-fresh-challenges-struggling-central-asia

Kate Mallinson

 

South Caucasus States Set to Diverge Further due to COVID-19 (Chatham House)

Coronavirus caught the three South Caucasus states at varying levels of preparedness, and their differing responses will cause development trajectories to diverge even further

https://www.chathamhouse.org/expert/comment/south-caucasus-states-set-diverge-further-due-covid-19

Lubica Pollakova

Disunited Democracies Cannot Face the Challenge of China (Chatham House)

The United States and its allies must agree on an approach to China with a clarity of purpose, resolve, and restraint. Because the China challenge will only grow over time.

https://www.chathamhouse.org/expert/comment/disunited-democracies-cannot-face-challenge-china

Professor Roland Paris