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A career in the Foreign Service can take you to new places every couple of years. (Mark Hatfield/iStockPhoto)
Building a Career as a Diplomat
Brad Evans talks about his work as a Foreign Service Officer for the United States government. more
L to R: Kathleen Stephansen, Jamie Metzl, and William R. Rhodes at Asia Society's task force report launch event in New York on Mar. 23, 2011.
New Threats to the World Economy
Experts specify measures to counter growing economic nationalism, protectionism at New York launch event. more

Behind the Scenes: Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton at Asia Society New York

NEW YORK, February 18, 2011 - US Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton outlines current US policy in Afghanistan and Pakistan in the inaugural Richard C. Holbrooke Memorial Address more

Multimedia: Asia Society Experts Preview Year of the Rabbit

Asia Society experts Simon Tay and Suzanne DiMaggio discuss what the new Lunar Year means for Asia. more
The Harvard historian says the Indian Ocean is "an interregional arena of political, economic and cultural interaction."
19th-Century Migrations and the Future of Asia
Harvard historian argues that large-scale migrations will affect Asia in the future as much as they have in the past. more

Slideshow: Asia Society Korea Center 2010 Holiday Party

In pictures: ASKC's 2010 holiday gala brings VIPs, a female drumming troupe, and lots of books under one roof. more
Professor Snow Barlow, Agriculture and Food Systems; Dr. Robert Zeigler, International Rice Research Institute; Professor Craig Pearson, Director, Melbourne Sustainable Society Institute, in Melbourne, 29 July 2010. (M. Hinze, Asialink / Asia Society AustralAsia Centre)
A Second Green Revolution
Rice expert calls on Australia to help foster the next generation of agricultural breakthroughs. more
Task Force principal advisor C. Peter Timmer shares report findings at the Ford Foundation in New York City on Sept. 27, 2010. (2 min., 32 sec.)
Partnering for Food Security in Asia
A newly released Asia Society/IRRI Task Force urges partnerships to address hunger and poverty in Asia. more

Conson Hits

In pictures: the dramatic swath of one typhoon across Asia. more