Security and Defense Events

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Emerging Powers: India, Brazil and South Africa (IBSA) and the Future of South-South Cooperation

May 22, 2009 // 9:00am1:00pm
Brazil Institute
The speakers include: Ambassador Arun Kumar Singh, deputy chief of mission at the Embassy of India in Washington; Secretary Figueiredo de Souza, assistant of the IBSA Division of the Brazilian Ministry of External Relations; Francis Kornegay, of the Institute for Global Dialogue (South Africa); Ummu Salma Bava of Jawaharlal Nehru University (India); Dr. Alcides Costa Vaz, from the Institute of International Relations of the University of Brasilia; and , Dr. Sunil Khilnani, of the Johns Hopkins University's School of Advanced International Studies.
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History and Politics in Ecuador

May 12, 2009 // 4:00pm6:00pm
Latin American Program
Three experts reflected on the current political situation in Ecuador and on relevant background in the newly-published The Ecuador Reader.
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Demography, Environment, and Conflict in Indonesia and India

April 21, 2009 // 3:00pm5:00pm
Environmental Change and Security Program
Panelists Henrik Urdal of the International Peace Research Institute and Steve Rhee, an AAAS Science and Technology Policy Fellow (2007-2009), discuss the effects of environmental degradation on conflict.
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The Road to Zero Nukes: The First Five Years

April 20, 2009 // 12:00pm1:30pm
International Security Studies
George Perkovich, Vice President for Studies and Director, Nonproliferation Program, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
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Cries of Anguish: A Report on Pakistan's FATA

April 13, 2009 // 4:00pm5:15pm
Asia Program
Speaker: Khalid Aziz, Director, Institutional Capacity-Building, FATA Secretariat
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The 3/11 Madrid Bombings: An Assessment after 5 Years

April 06, 2009 // 12:00pm1:30pm
International Security Studies
with Fernando Reinares, Professor of Political Science and Security Studies, King Juan Carlos University, Madrid and and Director of the Program on Global Terrorism, Elcano Royal Institute, Madrid

The V Summit of the Americas: Perspectives from the Region

April 03, 2009 // 9:00am11:00am
Latin American Program
A panel reflected on the meaning of the V Summit of the Americas as a forum for addressing the hemisphere's most pressing problems.
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The Maritime Strategy: Representing the National Interest on the International Stage

April 02, 2009 // 10:00am11:00am
International Security Studies
with Admiral Patrick M. Walsh, Vice Chief of Naval Operations, U.S. Navy
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Report Launch: From Conflict to Peacebuilding: The Role of Natural Resources and the Environment

March 24, 2009 // 6:30pm8:00pm
Environmental Change and Security Program
UNEP would like to put green advisers with blue helmets to examine peacebuilding "from an environmental, natural resource restoration point of view," says Achim Steiner.
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The Americas and the World: A New Study on Public Opinion in Latin America on Foreign Affairs Coordinated by CIDE

March 23, 2009 // 9:00am1:00pm
Mexico Institute
Cynthia J. Arnson, Woodrow Wilson Center; Guadalupe González, Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas (CIDE); Jorge Schiavon, CIDE; Robert Pastor, American University; Francisco Gonzalez, Johns Hopkins University-SAIS; Armand Peschard-Sverdrup, Peschard-Sverdrup and Associates, CSIS; José Miguel Insulza, Organization of American States; Ferrán Martínez I Coma, CIDE; Miguel Angel López, Universidad de Chile; Mauricio Cárdenas, Brookings Institution; Peter Hakim, Inter-American Dialogue; Andrew Selee, Woodrow Wilson Center

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