Conflict Resolution and Peacebuilding Events

Transitioning From Conflict to Peace: India/Pakistan compared with Morocco/Polisario & Ethiopia/Eritrea

March 09, 2004 // 8:00amDecember 31, 1969 // 2:00pm
Project on Leadership and Building State Capacity
VENUE: Kenney Auditorium, Nitze Building, School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS), 1740 Massachusetts Avenue, NW, Washington, DCAmbassador (ret.) William B. Milam, Senior Policy Scholar, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars; Ellen Laipson, President and Chief Executive Officer, Henry L. Stimson Center; and I. William Zartman, Jacob Blaustein Professor of International Organizations and Conflict Resolution and Director of African Studies, Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies, Johns Hopkins University

The Role Of Women In The Emerging Government And Society Of Iraq

March 08, 2004 // 11:30am1:00pm
Project on Leadership and Building State Capacity
PLEASE NOTE VENUE AND FEE Nesreen Barwari, Minister for Municipalities and Public Works, IraqAmbassador; Robin Raphel, Coordinator for Iraq Reconstruction, US Deptarment of State; Judith Kipper, Director, Middle East Forum, Council on Foreign Relations; Anita Sharma, Director, Conflict Prevention Project, Woodrow Wilson Center; Johanna Mendelson Forman, Head of Peace & Security, United Nations Foundation; and Asla Aydintasbas, Sabah Newspaper

Preparing for the Post-Post War Reconstruction in Iraq: What Has Been Accomplished and What Lies Ahead

February 26, 2004 // 8:30am9:30am
Project on Leadership and Building State Capacity
A Director's Forum with Nesreen Berwari, Minister for Municipalities and Public Works, Iraq.

From the Periphery to the Center? Women and the Rebuilding of Iraq

February 25, 2004 // 5:30pm7:30pm
Project on Leadership and Building State Capacity
Anita Sharma, Director, Conflict Prevention Project, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars; Bayanne Sardashi, Georgetown UniversityVENUE: Zilhka Lounge, Brookings Institution, 1775 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington, DC

An Update and Discussion on UN Peacekeeping

February 24, 2004 // 1:30pm3:00pm
Project on Leadership and Building State Capacity
Jane Holl Lute, Assistant Secretary-General, Department of Peacekeeping Operations, United Nations

The Democratic Republic of the Congo: A Peace-Building Update

February 12, 2004 // 11:30am12:45pm
Africa Program
In this program sponsored by the Woodrow Wilson Center's Africa Program and Conflict Prevention Project, the Council on Foreign Relations, and Search for Common Ground, Ambassador William Swing, the Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General to the Democratic Republic of the Congo, and the head of the UN Observer Mission to the DRC gave a briefing on the peace process in the Congo.

Renegotiating an Effective Non-Proliferation Regime

February 10, 2004 // 8:00am10:00am
Project on Leadership and Building State Capacity
Jonathan Dean, former ambassador, and currently Adviser on International Security Issues, Union of Concerned Scientists; Jon Wolfsthal, Deputy Director, Non-Proliferation Project, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace; and Caroline Russell, Deputy Director, Office of Regional Affairs, Bureau of Non-Proliferation, Department of State

The Future of the United Nations

February 05, 2004 // 9:00am11:00am
Project on Leadership and Building State Capacity
with David Birenbaum, Wilson Center Senior Policy Scholar, Louise Frechette, Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations, Jean David Levitte, Ambassador of France to the United States, John Ruggie, Kirkpatrick Professor of International Affairs, John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University, Richard S. Williamson, Partner, Mayer, Brown, Rowe & Maw and former Ambassador to the UN for Special Political Affairs. This event was co-sponsored with the United Nations Association of the National Capital Area.

The Role of the Private Sector in Areas of Conflict

January 29, 2004 // 7:30am11:30am
Project on Leadership and Building State Capacity
Deborah Avant, Professor of Political Science, George Washington University; David Lowry, Vice President, Office of Social and Developmental Programs, Freeport McMoran; Nick Killick, International Alert; Vivian Lowery Derryck, Senior Vice President, Public-Private Partnerships, Academy for Educational Development; Andrew Newton, Associate Fellow, Royal Institute of International Affairs; and Eleonore Kopera, Business Humanitarian Forum

The Conflict-Development Nexus: The Role of Land Distribution in Fostering Stability or Creating Conflict

January 26, 2004 // 2:00pm3:30pm
Project on Leadership and Building State Capacity
Experts share their perspectives on the role of land distribution issues as a trigger for conflict and how development assistance can help address conflict situations by resolving such issues.

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