Asia Events

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Director's Forum with Song Min-soon, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Republic of Korea

November 09, 2007 // 10:00am11:00am
North Korea International Documentation Project
Speaker: His Excellency Song Min-soon, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade of the Republic of Korea

What Next? Political Developments in Burma and Implications for the Future

November 07, 2007 // 2:30pm4:30pm
Asia Program
Aung Din, executive director, U.S. Campaign for Burma; Ingrid Jordt, assistant professor of anthropology, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee; Priscilla Clapp, former U.S. charge d'affaires in Burma
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Health, Population, and Nutrition in India: Key Findings from the 2005-06 National Family Health Survey (NFHS-3)

November 05, 2007 // 2:00pm4:00pm
Maternal Health Initiative
The Wilson Center hosts the U.S. launch of India's much-anticipated third National Family Household Survey, which provides vital health and welfare indicators.
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Japan's Political Mess: Abe Failed, Can Fukuda Do Better?

October 31, 2007 // 3:30pm5:30pm
Asia Program
Speakers:Robert Pekkanen, University of Washington; Shinju Fujihira, Harvard University; Jun Saito, Franklin and Marshall College; Sherry Martin, Cornell University
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Greening China From the Grassroots Up

October 18, 2007 // 9:00am11:00am
China Environment Forum
Daniela Salaverry, Pacific Environment; Chris LaDue, Mountain Institute
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The U.S.- South Korea Free Trade Agreement: Win-Win, or Lose-Lose?

October 15, 2007 // 2:00pm4:00pm
Asia Program
Speakers: Seok-Young Choi, Embassy of the Republic of Korea; Timothy M. Reif, House Ways and Means Committee; Myron Brilliant, U.S.-Korea Business Council; Thea Lee, AFL-CIO

Book Discussion: Soft Power and Its Perils: U.S. Cultural Policy in Early Postwar Japan and Permanent Dependency

October 09, 2007 // 4:00pm5:30pm
Asia Program
Speaker: Takeshi Matsuda, Osaka University of Foreign Studies

Philippines Briefing: A Discussion with Ambassador Willy C. Gaa

October 04, 2007 // 12:30pm2:00pm
Asia Program
With His Excellency Willy C. Gaa, Philippine Ambassador to the United States
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China's Green Olympics: A Lasting Impact?

September 26, 2007 // 3:30pm5:30pm
China Environment Forum
Since winning the Olympic bid in 2001, Beijing has invested heavily in green construction materials and sustainable energy for the Olympic Village, and made momentous efforts to clean the city's notoriously dirty air and water.
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Regulating Food Safety in China

September 20, 2007 // 12:30pm2:30pm
China Environment Forum
Drew Thompson, The Nixon Center;Paul Young, Waters Corporation;Mike Taylor, George Washington University

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