In A Deluge of Consequences, the first World Policy e-book, intrepid journalist Jacques Leslie takes us along on a mythic, spell-binding trip to the bucolic kingdom of Bhutan, where the planet's next environmental disaster is set to unfold.
The World Policy Institute understands that policymakers and opinion leaders need creative ways to catalyze innovation and engage wider coalitions in solving some of the world’s biggest challenges. By working with artists focused on the same issues, this cross-cutting initiative seeks to build a new, collaborative model for social change.
In our Fall 2014 issue Connectivity, World Policy Journal asked a panel of experts to weigh in on how social media has affected their respective societies. Social media and smartphones, the latter carrying this newest of mankind’s means of communication and activism, have in many cases served as agents of change
A version of this article, "ISIS Issues: 11 Rules for Journalists in Deir Ezzor" was originally published in Syria Deeply.
By Yasser Allawi
Today the Nigerian government and Boko Haram, the Islamist group operating in the north of the country, reached a a cease-fire. In the accord, Boko Haram agreed to release more than 200 girls kidnapped by the group six months ago.