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Latin America, the World Today, and the Future of Global Governance Ifri at the Council of Councils: Tenth Regional Conference in Buenos Aires

On November 5–7, 2017, the Argentine Council for International Relations (CARI) and CFR will convene the tenth Council of Councils regional conference, "Latin America, the World Today, and the Future of Global Governance," in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

The Council of Councils is a CFR initiative connecting 29 leading foreign policy institutes in a common conversation on issues of global governance and multilateral cooperation. The Council of Councils draws on the best thinking from around the world to find common ground on shared threats, build support for innovative ideas, and introduce remedies into the public debate and policymaking processes of member countries.

In Buenos Aires, Ifri will be represented by Thomas Gomart, Director of Ifri.

The following issues will be addressed at the Tenth Regional Conference:

  • The Future of the Bretton Woods Institutions: Governance Challenges and Opportunities
  • What Can Be Done to Reverse the Fade of Liberal Democracy?
  • Combatting Transnational Organized Crime and Corruption
  • How Can the World Adapt to Rapid Technological Innovation, and What Role Should the Multilateral System Play?
  • Multilateral Crisis Response in Latin America


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Founding CoC Member Organizations

ArgentinaArgentine Council for International Relations (CARI)

AustraliaLowy Institute for International Policy

BelgiumCentre for European Policy Studies (CEPS)

BrazilGetulio Vargas Foundation (FGV)

CanadaCentre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI)

ChinaInstitute of International and Strategic Studies (IISS)

ChinaShanghai Institutes for International Studies (SIIS)

EgyptAl-Ahram Center for Political and Strategic Studies

FranceFrench Institute of International Relations (IFRI)

GermanyGerman Institute for International and Security Affairs (SWP)

IndiaObserver Research Foundation (ORF)

IndonesiaCentre for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)

IsraelInstitute for National Security Studies (INSS)

ItalyInstitute of International Affairs (IAI)

JapanGenron NPO

JapanRebuild Japan Initiative Foundation (RJIF)

MexicoMexican Council on Foreign Relations (COMEXI)

NigeriaNigerian Institute of International Affairs (NIIA)

PolandPolish Institute of International Affairs (PISM)

RussiaCouncil on Foreign and Defense Policy (SVOP)

RussiaInstitute of Contemporary Development (INSOR)

Saudi Arabia: Gulf Research Center (GRC)

SingaporeS. Rajaratnam School of International Studies (RSIS)

South AfricaSouth African Institute of International Affairs (SAIIA)

South KoreaEast Asia Institute (EAI)

TurkeyGlobal Relations Forum (GIF)

United KingdomChatham House (The Royal Institute of International Affairs); International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS)

United StatesCouncil on Foreign Relations (CFR)







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