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Statement Before the Senate Foreign Relations – “Global Philanthropy and Remittances and International Development”

Statement Before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee “Global Philanthropy and Remittances and International Development” A Testimony by: Daniel F. Runde William A. Schreyer Chair Director, Project on Prosperity and Development Center for Strategic and International Studies(CSIS) May 3, 2017 419 Dirksen Senate Office Building

Development and Diplomacy Are Instruments of a Peace through Strength’ Foreign Policy

By: Daniel Runde  President Donald Trump and the Republican Congress have a mandate for change in the foreign policy arena. The key is to channel that mandate to actions that will make us safer and more prosperous. Trump believes in a “peace through strength” foreign policy. Every Republican platform for the presidency since 1980 has included language about peace through strength. Our strength […]

Reconsider severe international affairs budget cuts

While music, faith, health care, and even hot chicken have made Nashville famous, we also have a robust hub of research, work, and advocacy for global health and development. Thanks to the dozens of humanitarian organizations providing excellent services for vulnerable populations worldwide, Vanderbilt’s Institute for Global Health research and development, and the missions of […]