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|About||The Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) is an independent, nonpartisan membership organization, think tank, and publisher. CFR takes no positions on matters of policy.|
|Mission||CFR is dedicated to being a resource for its members, government officials, business executives, journalists, educators and students, civic and religious leaders, and other interested citizens in order to help them better understand the world and the foreign policy choices facing the United States and other countries. Learn more about CFR's mission at: http://www.cfr.org/about/|
CFR carries out its mission by:
--Maintaining a diverse membership;
--Convening meetings at its headquarters in New York and in Washington, DC;
--Supporting a Studies Program that fosters independent research;
--Publishing Foreign Affairs;
--Sponsoring Independent Task Forces; and
--Providing up-to-date information and analysis about world events and American foreign policy on its website, CFR.org.
CFR's contributions to the public debate:
The bimonthly Foreign Affairs magazine is widely considered to be the most influential magazine for the analysis and debate of foreign policy and economics. The website, www.ForeignAffairs.com, publishes original daily features and hosts the complete archive going back to 1922.
CFR's website is a trusted, nonpartisan source of timely analysis and context on international events and trends: www.cfr.org. Its editorial team publishes backgrounders, interviews, and a variety of multimedia offerings including the Emmy-winning Crisis Guide series: http://www.cfr.org/interactives
Access to CFR's high-level discussions—with world leaders, U.S. government officials, CEOs, policy analysts, and others—is available through select videos, audio recordings, and unedited transcripts: http://www.cfr.org/publication/eventvideo.html
Independent Task Forces work to reach consensus on how to deal with critical foreign policy challenges: http://www.cfr.org/publication/by_type/task_force_report.html
CFR offers fifteen blogs on a range of issues and regions: www.cfr.org/blogs
The Daily News Brief is an email roundup of global news developments from CFR.org's editors, including analysis by CFR scholars.
The World This Week is a concise summary of news and events from inside CFR and around the world. View all of CFR's enewsletters at: