Jon L. Summers


In Pakistan: The Other Fight

April 2, 2008


While it’s easy for the dramatic events of the last year in Pakistan to overshadow other issues, the stories that do not get told often tend to have the largest, daily impact on people’s lives. Pakistan’s very recent history has been full of tremendous highs and lows ” Benazir Bhutto’s assassination, the ongoing struggle over the judiciary, and ele… Read more


In Afghanistan: A Missing Piece in the Development Puzzle

May 23, 2007


The international community has engaged with Afghanistan in profound ways since December 2001.  Billions of dollars have been pledged and provided to rebuild the country, put the state back together, and help Afghanistan take its rightful place in the world.  This has been a collaborative effort involving bilateral donors, multilateral donors, nong… Read more