A teleconference on challenges and opportunities facing the United States on the international stage in 2020.
Given recent foreign policy developments and the presidential election year, we will explore what U.S. global engagement may look like in the new year. Our expert panel will share their predictions for the United States’ greatest foreign policy challenges in 2020, as well as the challenges they consider most overlooked.
What are the greatest challenges and opportunities for the United States in 2020?
Frances Z. Brown, Fellow, Democracy, Conflict, and Governance Program, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
Frances Z. Brown arrived at Carnegie after fifteen years as a USAID official, White House staffer, and non-governmental organization practitioner. In her last role before leaving government in summer 2017, Frances served for eighteen months as director for democracy on the White House National Security Council (NSC) staff, where she helped manage policy processes on key political transitions, post-conflict stabilization efforts, and democracy support. Read more.