Category Archives: Education

Doing Nothing, Trump May Witness US Goal in Mugabe’s Ouster

WASHINGTON Without lifting a finger, the Trump administration may be witnessing the culmination of nearly two decades of U.S. efforts to pry Zimbabwe from the powerful grasp of its authoritarian President Robert Mugabe.

Yet with …

European Agenda on Migration: Consolidating progress made

With the total number of irregular crossings along the main migratory routes having decreased by 63% in 2017, collective efforts to protect the EU’s external borders, cooperate with partner countries to tackle the root causes …

Remarks Followed by Q&A by the Vice President at the Wall Street Journal's CEO Council Meeting

Four Seasons Hotel

Washington, D.C.

4:47 P.M. EST

THE VICE PRESIDENT: Thank you, John. Thank you for that warm introduction. Thank you all for that welcome.

It’s an honor to be here today at the …

Briefing: Nigerian farmers can’t fight desertification alone

When Abbas Gandi lost a large portion of his crops to the combined ravages of desertification and drought a few years ago, he was so disillusioned he considered abandoning his 10-hectare farmland.

“It came as …

Briefing: Nigerian farmers can’t fight desertification alone

When Abbas Gandi lost a large portion of his crops to the combined ravages of desertification and drought a few years ago, he was so disillusioned he considered abandoning his 10-hectare farmland.

“It came as …