Asia Events

Environmental Equity in China

December 11, 2003 // 11:00pm
China Environment Forum
Environmental experts from China, Germany, Japan, and the United States explore the myriad issues associated with environmental equity in China.

A Roundtable Discussion with SEPA Minister Xie Zhenhua

December 08, 2003 // 11:00pm
China Environment Forum
Minister Xie Zhenhua leads a frank discussion about China's environmental challenges, and the role of NGOs, industry, and international assistance in addressing China's growing pollution problems and ecological degradation.

Development Challenges in Pakistan

December 08, 2003 // 1:00pm2:00pm
Asia Program
Dr. Nasim Ashraf, Minister of State and chairman, National Commission for Human Development, Pakistan

Corruption: China’s Achilles’ Heel?

December 01, 2003 // 2:00pm4:00pm
Asia Program
Julia Kwong, University of Manitoba, Canada; Richard Levy, Salem State College; Randall Peerenboom, University of California, Los Angeles; Commentator: James Feinerman, Georgetown University Law Center

The People vs. Koizumi? Japan-U.S. Relations and the Struggle for Japan's National Identity

November 24, 2003 // 2:00pm4:00pm
Asia Program
Masaru Tamamoto, Ritsumeikan University;Toshio Nishi, Reitaku University, Hoover Institution; Naoyuki Agawa, Minister and Director of the Japan Information and Culture Center, Embassy of Japan Click here to download Special Report #119.

Book Launch:China After Jiang

November 13, 2003 // 2:30pm4:30pm
Asia Program
Gang Lin,Woodrow Wilson Center and Co-editor, China after Jiang; Xiaobo Hu,, Clemson University and Co-editor, China after Jiang; Lowell Dittmer, University of California, Berkeley.

Cross-Strait Economic Ties: Agent of Change, or a Trojan Horse?

November 03, 2003 // 2:30pm4:30pm
Asia Program
Ramon H. Myers, Hoover Institution; Terry Cooke, GC3 Strategy Inc.; Tun-jen Cheng, College of William and Mary; Rupert J. Hammond-Chambers, U.S.-Taiwan Business Council

Book Launch---Senator Mansfield: The Extraordinary Life of a Great Statesman and Diplomat

October 28, 2003 // 2:30pm4:00pm
Asia Program
Don Oberdorfer, former diplomatic correspondent, Washington Post; Lee H. Hamilton, president and director, Woodrow Wilson Center.

Political Drift or Power Shift? The Future of Japanese Leadership

October 21, 2003 // 3:00pm5:00pm
Asia Program
Michio Muramatsu, Professor of Political Science, Gakushuin University, Japan; Richard J. Samuels, Ford International Professor of Political Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Verena Blechinger-Talcott, Assistant Professor of Government, Hamilton College. Download Special Report #117.

The "Strategic Partnership" Between India and Iran

October 16, 2003 // 9:00am10:30am
Asia Program
C. Christine Fair, Associate Policy Analyst, RAND; Jalil Roshandel, Visiting Professor, Duke University

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