The Council of Councils Sixth Annual Conference : Washington, DC

May 7-9, 2017

On May 7-9, 2017, CFR hosted the Council of Councils Sixth Annual Conference in Washington, DC.

Participants discussed five major themes:

  • How Can Governments Rebuild Domestic Support for Global Trade?
  • What Should Be the Multilateral Rules of the Road in Cyberspace—and How Can We Get There?
  • How Should the World Respond When Countries Such as North Korea Develop Nuclear Weapons and Ballistic Missiles?
  • Is the European Union Worth Saving? If so, What Should Be Done?
  • What Are the Realistic Short-Term Goals for Stabilizing the Middle East—and How Can They Be Advanced?
On Tuesday, May 9, CFR also launched the third annual Council of Councils Report Card on International Cooperation.