Security and Defense Events

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Strategic Energy Opportunities for the Department of Defense

October 28, 2009 // 12:00pm1:30pm
Environmental Change and Security Program
Amory Lovins, co-founder, chairman, and chief scientist at the Rocky Mountain Institute, speaks at the Wilson Center.
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The Prevention of Youth Violence in Latin America: Lessons Learned and Future Challenges

October 27, 2009 // 9:00am12:30pm
Latin American Program
Citizens throughout Latin America cited crime as the most important problem facing their countries. This has risen over the last decade.
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The Role of National Security Export Controls in a Globalized Economy: Findings and Recommendations of the National Academies' 2009 Report

October 16, 2009 // 12:30pm1:45pm
International Security Studies
Mitchell Wallerstein, Dean, Maxwell School of Public Affairs, Syracuse University; Patricia Wrightson, Program Director, Policy and Global Affairs Division, The National Academies
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China and Climate Security

October 06, 2009 // 4:00pm5:30pm
Kissinger Institute on China and the United States
China faces grave environmental security risks from sea level rise, increased water scarcity, and projected temperature change. If China takes no measures in meeting these challenges, it will potentially face a humanitarian crisis that will destabilize the population.
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Reporting From Kenya: U.S. Editors Cover Health, Environment, and Security

October 01, 2009 // 12:00pm2:00pm
Environmental Change and Security Program
Stephanie Hanson of CFR.org, Margaret McElligott of washingtonpost.com, and Andrea Crossan of BBC's "The World" speak about foreign reporting and the International Reporting Project's Gatekeeper trip to Kenya.

Book Discussion: The Accidental Guerrilla: Fighting Small Wars in the Midst of a Big One

September 17, 2009 // 12:00pm1:30pm
International Security Studies
Author David Kilcullen, Former Special Adviser for Counterinsurgency, Secretary of State

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

After Gitmo, What Next?: A European Perspective

September 02, 2009 // 12:00pm1:00pm
International Security Studies
Seán Aylward, Secretary General, Department of Justice, Equality and Law Reform, Republic of Ireland
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U.S.-Colombian Relations: Moving Forward

June 30, 2009 // 9:00am10:00am
Latin American Program
During a session chaired by Woodrow Wilson Center President and Director Lee H. Hamilton, Uribe discussed three pillars upon which he will inspire "the highest level of confidence" within Colombia and abroad.
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Going to Zero With Weapons of Mass Destruction: Lessons From the Chemical Weapons Convention

June 16, 2009 // 12:00pm1:00pm
International Security Studies
Ambassador Rogelio Pfirter, Director-General, Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons

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