Asia Events

Webcast

Book Launch--Beyond Free and Fair: Monitoring Elections and Building Democracy

December 09, 2004 // 2:30pm4:30pm
Asia Program
Eric Bjornlund, Democracy International; Commentator: Thomas Carothers, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace. Video of this event is available here.

Luncheon discussion with Doug Bereuter

December 08, 2004 // 11:15am1:00pm
Asia Program
Hon. Doug Bereuter, president, The Asia Foundation
Webcast

Taiwan's Legislative Yuan Elections—Will the Second Shoe Drop?

December 01, 2004 // 2:30pm4:00pm
Asia Program
Edward Friedman, professor of political science, University of Wisconsin, Madison; Daniel C. Lynch, assistant professor of political science, University of Southern California; Vincent Wei-Cheng Wang, associate professor of political science, University of Richmond; Discussant: David Brown, School of Advanced International Studies, Johns Hopkins University. This event will be webcast live.

Navigating between Utopianism and Realism: The Ideological Trends in Modern China

November 17, 2004 // 2:30pm4:00pm
Asia Program
Brantly Womack, University of Virginia; Shiping Hua, University of Louisville & Woodrow Wilson Center

George W. Bush and Asia: An Assessment

November 09, 2004 // 8:00am5:00pm
Asia Program
Hon. James A. Kelly, Assistant Secretary of State; Jusuf Wanandi, Centre for Strategic and International Studies, Jakarta; Robert Sutter, Georgetown University; Harry Harding, George Washington University; Ambassador Chan Heng Chee, Republic of Singapore; Richard W. Baker, East-West Center, Honolulu; Evelyn Goh, Institute of Defence and Strategic Studies, Singapore, and East-West Center, Washington; Catharin Dalpino, Georgetown University; Jia Qingguo, Peking University; Nancy Tucker, Georgetown University; Jonathan Pollack, Naval War College; Hon. James A. Leach, chair, House Subcommittee on Asia and the PacificRead the speech by Hon. James A. KelleyRead the speech by Ambassador CHAN Heng CheeRead the Speech by Representative James Leach

Japanese ODA at 50: An Assessment

November 04, 2004 // 8:00am10:00am
Asia Program
Saori Katada, Associate Professor of International RelationsUniversity of Southern California; Shiro Sadoshima, Deputy Director-General, Economic Cooperation Bureau/Multilateral Cooperation Department, Japanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs; Juichi Inada, Professor of Economics, Senshu University; Yoshio Okubo,Japan's Executive Director, World Bank
Webcast

China's "Third Revolution": A Gateway toward Democracy?

October 26, 2004 // 3:30pm5:30pm
Asia Program
Suzanne P. Ogden, professor, Department of Political Science, Northeastern University; Barrett L. McCormick, associate professor, Department of Political Science, Marquette University; Anne Thurston, associate professor, School of Advanced International Studies, Johns Hopkins University and fellow, Woodrow Wilson CenterCommentator: Louisa Coan Greve, Senior Program Officer, National Endowment for Democracy. Video of this event is available here.

Environmental Journalist Stops Plans to Dam China's Last Untamed River

October 12, 2004 // 9:00am11:00am
China Environment Forum
Wang Yongchen, a reporter and producer for China National Radio and founder of Green Earth Volunteers, talks about her efforts to expose the potential environmental damage from the government's proposal to dam China's last wild river.

Securing Peace in Mindanao: Resolving the Roots of Conflict

September 28, 2004 // 2:30pm5:00pm
Asia Program
Richard Solomon, President, United States Institute of Peace and former Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs and Ambassador to the Philippines; Carolyn Arguillas, Chairperson, Mindanao News and Information Cooperative Center; Abhoud Syed M. Lingga, Chairman, Bangsamoro People's Consultative Assembly; Michael Mastura, President, Sultan Kudarat Islamic Academy Foundation; Steven Muncy, Executive Director, Community and Family Services International

China's "Good Neighbor" Diplomacy: A Wolf in Sheep's Clothing?

September 22, 2004 // 3:30pm5:30pm
Asia Program
John W. Garver, Georgia Institute of Technology; Dennis Hickey, Southwest Missouri State University; Michael R. Chambers, Indiana State University; Bill Gertz (invited), The Washington Times.

Pages