Americas

New Editorial
Iran Agreement
By E. William Colglazier 12.16.2015

Science & Diplomacy’s new editor-in-chief, E. William Colglazier, discusses the Iran deal and the future of science diplomacy.  

Broader Mid-East & North Africa

East Asia

New Article
IBD in China
By John I. Allen, Dennis L. Shung 11.30.2015

A new partnership between U.S. and Chinese medical societies is poised to provide breakthroughs in the understanding of gastroenterological diseases, while serving as a blueprint for the role of scientific societies in the U.S.-China relationship. 

Europe

New Article
Chukchi Sea
By Eli Kintisch 12.16.2015

What makes international Arctic scientific collaboration successful, what are the pitfalls, and how can Russian and Western scientists build on existing relationships to expand scientific achievement in the Great White North?

Oceania

Perspective
Earth
By Mohamed Hassan, Volker ter Meulen, Peter F. McGrath, Robin Fears 03.10.2015

By bringing together the major academies of the world, IAP is central to efforts to address science issues at a global scale and thus serves an important role in building international relations.

South & Central Asia

Perspective
OPCW Headquarters
By Beatrice Maneshi, Jonathan E. Forman 09.21.2015

The Chemical Weapons Convention's implementing body, the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons, and its Scientific Advisory Board illustrate the relationship between science and disarmament.

Sub-Saharan Africa

New Letter from the Field
By Veronica Augustyn, John Paul Eneku 12.16.2015

Two graduate students, an American and a Ugandan, who met at a research school in Ethiopia, have dedicated themselves to creating a way to foster more connections between U.S. and African scientists.