Tagged: international assistance

After the Deluge

Recent floods exacerbate an already desperate situation for many civilians in war-torn Northwestern Pakistan.

An Urgent Need to Stabilize Kyrgyzstan

After ethnic rioting erupted in Kyrgyzstan this summer, continued international engagement in the country is crucial to reduce the likelihood that violence will break out again, causing more casualties and unpredictable consequences for regional stability.

Fixing the IMF

World powers can't rely more on the International Monetary Fund to buffer the impact of the economic crisis on poor nations unless they fix many of the Fund's flaws first.