Security and Defense
War in Ukraine
Experts from across the Atlantic Council are closely tracking Russia’s war on Ukraine, launched this February after a months-long military build-up. What does this moment mean for Ukraine’s sovereignty, Europe’s security, and the United States’ leadership?
Will Finland and Sweden join NATO now?
Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has shifted the political dynamics in the two militarily non-aligned Nordic states. Here’s how a fast-track NATO process could look.
The Atlantic Council Global Energy Forum is the premier international gathering of government, industry, and thought leaders to set the energy agenda for the year and examine the longer-term geopolitical and geoeconomic implications of the changing energy system. The event will take place March 28-29, 2022 in Abu Dhabi (starting the night of March 27 in US time zones).
Read the Global Energy Agenda
Celebrating our 60th anniversary
We’re taking stock of six decades of work to promote US cooperation with allies on the world’s defining challenges, deliver relevant insight at speed to policymakers and the public, and shape a peaceful and prosperous global future.
The Atlantic Council galvanizes US leadership and worldwide engagement, in collaboration with allies and partners, to shape solutions to global challenges.
The Atlantic Council at 60
Enriched by its past, energized by its present, and equipped for the future.
By John F.W. Rogers and Frederick Kempe
We are fortunate that the Atlantic Council our founders created six decades ago has never been more robust, but the array of challenges we face has never been more daunting. Here’s how we are shaping the global future together.