R. Delphi Cleaveland

Foreign Policy Expert

R. Delphi Cleaveland is Special Assistant and Advisor to the Acting Ambassador-at-Large in the Secretary’s Office of Global Women’s Issues at the U.S. Department of State, where she manages special projects including gender integration at the Summit for Democracy. Prior to her role at the State Department, Delphi was a Research Associate at the Council on Foreign Relations and has held positions at the United Nations in Geneva, the Mortara Center at Georgetown, and the BMW Group LLC. in Washington, DC. She was also a German Parliamentary Fellow in 2018 and a Fredrick Conger Wood Research Fellow in 2015. Delphi holds a B.A. from Cornell University and an M.A. from Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service.

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Germany’s “Feminist” Approach to the War on Ukraine The views expressed in this article are those of the author and not necessarily those of the U.S. Government. “As long as …