Retreat at the Greentree Foundation, 16-17 November 2016
This two-day retreat brought together senior decision-makers and thought leaders to begin the work of building a roadmap for accelerating delivery of the targets for peaceful, just and inclusive societies.
Nikki Haley enfrenta un difícil estreno diplomático en la ONU representando a Trump De ser ratificada su nominación por el Senado, la gobernadora de Carolina del Sur llegará a la ONU con cero experiencia internacional y con un presidente que presagia profundos cambios en la relación de EEUU con el mundo.
He pledged to “bomb the shit” out of ISIS and suggested that America wouldn’t automatically defend its NATO allies, but beyond that Donald Trump hardly mentioned foreign policy on his renegade march to the White House. Sub-Saharan Africa barely registered, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), well, it might as well not exist.
The new order is our chance to keep up in fast changing world, wrote former US Ambassador to the UN John Bolton, in an op-ed The Times of London. He laid out some far-reaching ideas on the international system. Here we comment on one of them, that is, his proposal to move from assessed to fully voluntary funding at the United Nations.
It was hard to overstate the shock in Washington and here in New York the day after the US election. But now it’s time for sober analysis of Trump’s possible foreign and defence policy, and it’s difficult to know where to begin. While Trump has made statements anathema to the foreign and defence policy establishment, he has offered little in the way of detailed policy.