Our partners believe in our vision to inform and educate citizens through a truly global discourse. We are grateful that they are marching with us on our journey.
The World Bank
The World Bank is a vital source of financial and technical assistance to developing countries around the globe. It is not a bank in the ordinary sense, but a unique partnership to reduce poverty and support development. The World Bank Group comprises five institutions managed by their member countries.
Location: Washington, DC, United States
United Nations Foundation
It takes all nations and all sectors to make progress on the most important and far-reaching international challenges. The United Nations Foundation is an advocate for the United Nations and a platform for connecting people, ideas and resources to help the UN solve global problems. It builds partnerships, grows constituencies, mobilizes resources and advocates policy changes to support the UN’s work for individual and global progress.
Location: Washington DC, United States
The Deshpande Foundation envisions a world where increasing numbers of individuals and organizations are driven by entrepreneurial energy to create and grow enterprises that address social challenges or market opportunities. Its mission is to strengthen local ecosystems, build leaders and entrepreneurs, and catalyze innovative thinking to accelerate creation of sustainable, scalable enterprises that have significant social and economic impact.
Location: Massachusetts, United States
Launched in 1999, Knowledge@Wharton has grown into a network of sites that includes a global edition in English and regional editions in Spanish, Portuguese, Simplified Chinese and Traditional Chinese, as well as a site for high school students and educators.
Location: Philadelphia, United States
University of Oxford: Department of Politics and International Relations
The study of Politics and International Relations at Oxford has a long and distinguished history of educating and shaping leading figures in academia, politics, the media and public life, both in the United Kingdom and internationally. Since its establishment in 2000, the department has become one of the largest in the field in the UK and is considered an internationally excellent center for teaching and research. It is consistently ranked top in The Times and The Guardian UK university league tables.
Location: Oxford, United Kingdom
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
The S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies (RSIS) was established in 2007 as an autonomous school within the Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. Known earlier as the Institute of Defence and Strategic Studies when it was established in 1996, RSIS’ mission is to be a leading research and graduate teaching institution in strategic and international affairs in the Asia Pacific.
University of Chicago, Booth School of Business
Since 1898, the University of Chicago, Booth School of Business has produced ideas and leaders that shape the world of business. Its rigorous, discipline-based approach to business education transforms its students into confident, effective, respected business leaders prepared to face the toughest challenges. It constantly questions and tests ideas and seeks proof. This extraordinarily effective approach to business leads to new ideas and innovative solutions. Seven of the school’s faculty members have won Nobel prizes for these ideas.
Location: Chicago, United States
Stiftung Wissenschaft und Politik
The Stiftung Wissenschaft und Politik (SWP) is a leading German think tank. For more than 50 years, SWP, or the German Institute for International and Security Affairs, has provided analysis on foreign policy issues not only to the Bundestag and the German government, but also to economic actors and the general public.
Location: Berlin, Germany
Young Professionals in Foreign Policy
Young Professionals in Foreign Policy (YPFP) is a nonprofit, nonpartisan, global organization dedicated to fostering the next generation of foreign policy leaders. Founded in 2004, it is headquartered in Washington, D.C., with branches in New York, London and Brussels and over five major hubs around the world. YPFP’s mission is to foster the next generation of foreign policy leaders by providing young professionals with the knowledge, skills, exposure and relationships to tackle critical global challenges over the course of their careers.
Location: Washington, DC, United States
Origins: Current Events in Historical Perspective
A project of the Public History Initiative and eHistory in the History Department at the Ohio State University, Origins is a free and ad-free monthly publication featuring long-form articles, short essays on historical anniversaries, book reviews and podcasts, all featuring historians on today’s pressing popular topics.Every month since 2007, the publication has provided historical insight on current events that matter to the United States and the world. Its main long-form article appears on the 15th of each month and features an expert, who analyzes a pressing issue — whether political, cultural or social — in a broader, deeper context.
Location: Ohio, United States
Gateway House: Indian Council on Global Relations
Gateway House: Indian Council on Global Relations is a foreign policy think-tank in Mumbai, established to engage India’s leading corporations and individuals in debate and scholarship on the country’s foreign policy and the nation’s role in global affairs. It is a membership-based, independent, non-partisan and nonprofit organization. Its goal is to create public awareness and debate and make policy recommendations flowing from serious scholarship in international affairs.
Location: Mumbai, India
INSEAD Knowledge showcases cutting-edge business research with articles and video interviews. As one of the world’s leading and largest graduate business schools, INSEAD brings together people, cultures and ideas from around the world to change lives and to transform organizations. A global perspective and cultural diversity are reflected in all aspects of its research and teaching. With campuses in Europe, Asia and the Middle East, INSEAD’s business education and research spans the world.
Location: Fontainebleau, France
Plus55 is the first platform to bring content about Brazil to foreign audiences. It was conceived by a group of Brazilian journalists and designers who wanted to help solve a big problem: misinformation and disinformation about their country. International media have neglected Brazil for decades. Now, news outlets concentrate their coverage primarily on economics. While it’s an important issue, economics alone cannot help you understand all of Brazil’s complexities.
Location: Sao Paulo, Brazil
Gulf State Analytics
Gulf State Analytics (GSA) is a Washington DC-based geopolitical analysis firm that assesses risks and opportunities among Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) states for lenders, traders, investors, policymakers and other parties. Founded in 2014, GSA’s analysis is routinely referenced in mainstream media outlets, including The Wall Street Journal, the Financial Times and Bloomberg.
Location: Washington DC, United States
The current public narrative of the Middle East is riddled with politically charged misconceptions. We live in a world far more complicated than standard dualisms of West/East or modern/traditional, and yet foreigners and locals alike form quick and often negative interpretations of the culture, traditions and day-to-day. Kerning Cultures is a podcast of entrepreneurship, philosophy, culture, history, arts and technology stories from the Middle East for a more complete narrative of the region.
Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates