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Clapper, Hadley, McRaven to Address Intelligence Reform at Event Hosted by Clements Center and Strauss Center

As the nation commemorates the 13th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks this week amid increasing threats from terrorist groups abroad, the William P. Clements, Jr. Center for History, Strategy and Statecraft and the Robert S. Strauss Center for International Security and Law at The University of Texas at Austin will host a first-of-its-kind conference…   » Continue Reading

Middle East Expert Guide

American Foreign Policy in the Middle East William Inboden Associate Professor of Public Affairs Executive Director, Clements Center for History, Strategy and Statecraft 512-471-2411 inboden@austin.utexas.edu Inboden has served as senior director for strategic planning on the National Security Council at the White House, where he worked on a range of foreign policy issues including the National Security…   » Continue Reading

LBJ School Launches New Multidisciplinary Initiative to Train Global Diplomats

In an effort to lead a renaissance among the next generation of diplomatic leaders and scholars, the Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs at The University of Texas at Austin is spearheading the launch of Reinventing Diplomacy, a new educational and research initiative that will draw on the research and teaching talents of the…   » Continue Reading

Mapping Tool Analyzes How Climate Change, Conflict and Aid Intersect in Africa

Researchers have developed a new dynamic mapping tool that will help policymakers and other groups determine a country's vulnerabilities to climate change and conflicts and show how these two issues intersect in Africa.

Mexico’s Security Spokesperson to Discuss Mexico’s National Public Safety Strategy

Event: Alejandro Poiré on Mexico's National Public Safety Strategy When: March 28, 12:10-1:15 p.m. Where: The Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs, Bass Lecture Hall Background: Alejandro Poiré, secretary of the National Security Council and security spokesperson for Mexico, will speak on the topic of Mexico's national public safety strategy. In August 2010, Mexican…   » Continue Reading

African Social Conflict Database Introduced by Strauss Center’s CCAPS Program

A  database and Web site tool that tracks social conflict in Africa has been created by the Climate Change and African Political Stability (CCAPS) program at the Robert S. Strauss Center for International Security and Law.