Middle East and North Africa Events

Book Talk: Immortal: A Military History of Iran and Its Armed Forces

September 21, 2009 // 4:00pm5:00pm
Middle East Program
Steven Ward, Senior Intelligence Analyst, Central Intelligence Agency

POSTPONED: How's Obama Doing in the Middle East?

September 15, 2009 // 9:00am11:00am
Middle East Program
POSTPONEDWilliam J. Burns, Under Secretary for Political Affairs, U.S. Department of State; Afshin Molavi, Fellow, New America Foundation; Steven Simon, Adjunct Senior Fellow, Middle Eastern Studies, Council on Foreign Relations; Aaron David Miller, Public Policy Scholar, Woodrow Wilson Center
Webcast

Book Launch: My Prison, My Home: One Woman's Story of Captivity in Iran

September 14, 2009 // 4:00pm5:00pm
Middle East Program
Author Haleh Esfandiari, Director, Middle East Program, Woodrow Wilson Center; Michael Van Dusen, Deputy Director, Woodrow Wilson Center (moderator)
Webcast

Security Council Implementation of Chapter VII Peacekeeping Resolutions: The Case of Afghanistan

September 10, 2009 // 2:00pm3:30pm
Project on Leadership and Building State Capacity
The United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan, UNAMA, is struggling to achieve its goals due to an overambitious, wide-ranging and often ambiguous mandate, consistently poor security, and perceived partiality, said Shahrbanou Tadjbakhsh, Lecturer for L'Institut d'Études Politiques, at a meeting at the Wilson Center on September 10th, 2009.
Webcast

The One-State Solution is a Fantasy...But What About Two?

September 10, 2009 // 9:00am11:00am
Middle East Program
Hussein Ibish, Author of recently published book, What's Wrong with the One-State Agenda? and Senior Fellow, American Task Force on Palestine; Robert Malley, Middle East and North Africa Program Director, International Crisis Group; Aaron David Miller, Public Policy Scholar, Woodrow Wilson Center
Webcast

Economic Development and Conflict Resolution: What Role Can It Play in Arab-Israeli Peacemaking?

September 09, 2009 // 12:00pm1:30pm
Middle East Program
Jane Nandy, Director, Office of Middle East Affairs, Middle East Bureau, USAID; David Makovsky, Ziegler Distinguished Fellow and Director, Project on the Middle East Peace Process, Washington Institute for Near East Policy; Shibley Telhami, Anwar Sadat Professor for Peace and Development, University of Maryland, College Park and Non-Resident Senior Fellow, Saban Center, Brookings Institution; Aaron David Miller, Public Policy Scholar, Woodrow Wilson Center

Book Talk: Last Chance: The Middle East in the Balance

September 08, 2009 // 12:00pm1:00pm
Middle East Program
Author David Gardner, Chief Leader Writer and Associate Editor, Financial Times
Webcast

Vanguard: Women in the Iranian Election Campaign and Protest

July 13, 2009 // 9:00am12:00pm
Middle East Program
Pari Esfandiari, Founder and President, Eclectic Woman - IranDokht; Fatemeh Haghighatjoo, Former Member of Iranian Parliament and Visiting Scholar, Center for Women in Politics and Public Policy, University of Massachusetts, Boston; Jaleh Lackner-Gohari, Physician and Vice President, innerCHANGE associates international (iCHai); Norma Moruzzi, Associate Professor, Political Science, Gender & Women's Studies, and History, University of Illinois, Chicago; Nayereh Tohidi, Chair and Professor, Gender and Women's Studies Department,California State University, Northridge

Iran Roundtable Discussion

July 01, 2009 // 12:00pm1:00pm
Middle East Program
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The Iranian Presidential Elections: What Do They Tell Us?

June 30, 2009 // 12:00pm2:00pm
Middle East Program
Robin Wright, Public Policy Scholar, Woodrow Wilson Center; Farideh Farhi, Independent Scholar and Affiliate Graduate Faculty, Political Science, University of Hawai'i at Manoa; Fariborz Ghadar, Senior Advisor, Center for Strategic and International Studies; Emile El-Hokayem, Political Editor, The National, Abu Dhabi, UAE

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