Middle East and North Africa Events

Panel Discussion: Conflict Resolution in the Middle East: Capacity Building to Promote Peace and Security

January 23, 2009 // 10:00am11:30am
Middle East Program
Carla Koppell, Director, Institute for Inclusive Security and Hunt Alternatives Fund; Jinane Doumit, Permanent Peace Movement, Lebanon; Rawan Natsheh, UNESCO; Welfare Association, Palestine; Anat Reisman-Levy, Citizens Accord Forum, Israel; Luna Saddeh, Women's Centre for Legal Aid and Counseling, Palestine

CANCELED: Iran-EU Relations: An Austrian Perspective

January 12, 2009 // 11:00am12:30pm
Middle East Program
CANCELEDMichael Postl, Ambassador of the Republic of Austria in Tehran
Webcast

Book Discussion: "The Life and Times of the Shah"

January 06, 2009 // 3:00pm4:30pm
Middle East Program
Gholam Reza Afkhami, author, Senior Scholar at the Foundation for Iranian Studies; John Limbert, Distinguished Professor of International Affairs, United States Naval Academy; Shaul Bakhash, Robinson Professor of History, George Mason University
Webcast

Iran: International Pressureand an Economic Crisis

December 11, 2008 // 11:00am12:30pm
Middle East Program
Speakers: Stuart LeveyUnder Secretary for Terrorism and Financial Intelligence, Department of the Treasury; Robin WrightJournalist and Public Policy Scholar, Woodrow Wilson Center;Jahangir AmuzegarInternational Economic Consultant and Former IMF Executive
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Book Talk - Iran's Long Reach: Iran as a Pivotal State in the Muslim World

December 08, 2008 // 3:00pm4:30pm
Middle East Program
Speakers: Suzanne Maloney, Senior Fellow at the Brookings Institution, Saban Center for Middle East Policy; David Ignatius, Washington Post Columnist, Associate Editor and Novelist; Daniel Brumberg, Acting Director of USIP's Muslim World Initiative and Co-Director, Georgetown University's Democracy and Governance Program; and chaired by Haleh Esfandiari, Director of the Middle East Program at the Woodrow Wilson Center

Charity in Islamic Societies

November 24, 2008 // 3:00pm4:00pm
Middle East Program
Amy Singer, Author and Associate Professor, Department of Middle Eastern & African History, and Chair, Women Studies Forum, Tel Aviv University
Webcast

Book Talk - Syria and Iran: A Strategic Alliance or Marriage of Convenience?

November 21, 2008 // 11:00am12:00pm
Middle East Program
Jubin Goodarzi Author and Professor, International Relations Department, Webster University Geneva, Switzerland
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Book Launch: The King's Messenger: Prince Bandar bin Sultan and America's Tangled Relationship with Saudi Arabia

November 12, 2008 // 3:30pm5:00pm
Middle East Program
Speakers: David Ottaway, Author, Senior Scholar, Woodrow Wilson Center and Former Investigative/Special Projects Reporter, The Washington Post; Jean-Francois Seznec, Visiting Associate Professor, Center for Contemporary Arab Studies, Georgetown University; Robert Vitalis, Fellow, Woodrow Wilson Center and Professor of Political Science, University of Pennsylvania.

Iraqi Women as Agents of Peace

October 31, 2008 // 9:30am11:00am
Middle East Program
An off the record round table discussion with a group of Iraqi women that are active on the ground.

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