Celeste Ward Gventer, a defense policy expert, has been named associate director of the Robert S. Strauss Center for International Security and Law at The University of Texas at Austin.
Dynamic mapping, other techniques enable Strauss Center scholars to pinpoint African areas most vulnerable to climate change
Since the Cold War's end, the source of threats to America's security has shifted from great powers to failing states. Terrorist training camps in Afghanistan. Somali pirates in the Gulf of Aden. Genocide in Darfur and Rwanda. Peacekeeping and disaster relief efforts threaten to strain an already stretched military. Now the Defense Department is considering… » Continue Reading