Society and Culture Events

Disentangling the Social Safety Net from the Energy Sector: Problems of Privatization in Post-socialist States

October 16, 2002 // 12:00pm1:00pm
Global Europe Program
Michael Cain, Associate Professor, Department of Political Science, St. Mary's College of Maryland, MD

Competing for the Albanian Soul: Are Islamic Missionaries Creating a Lebanon in the Balkans?

September 25, 2002 // 11:00am12:00pm
Global Europe Program
Isa Blumi, Doctoral Candidate, New York University, NY; Fellow, American Research Institute, Turkey; and Title VIII EES Grant Recipient

Greece Views the Modern World

April 16, 2002 // 11:00am12:00pm
Global Europe Program
Andreas Andrianopoulos, Politician, Author, and former Wilson Center Public Policy Scholar

Romania's Return to its Western Identity

February 06, 2002 // 11:00pm
Global Europe Program
His Excellency Ion Iliescu, President of Romania

Crescent and Star: Turkey Between Two Worlds

October 19, 2001 // 12:00am
Global Europe Program
Policy Forum featuring Stephen Kinzer, former Istanbul Bureau Chief for the New York Times, to discuss his new book.

Crime, Terrorism, and Law Enforcement in Southeastern Europe

September 07, 2000 // 12:00am
Global Europe Program
Policy Forum in Washington with Greece's Minister of Public Order, Michalis Chrysochoidis.

Luncheon Policy Forum with Athens Mayor Dimitris Avramopoulos and Istanbul Mayor Ali Mufit Gurtuna

March 28, 2000 // 11:00pm
Global Europe Program
On March 29, Mayor Avramopoulos was hosted for a luncheon with 100 top policy makers and opinion leaders in Washington. The mayor discussed developments in the Southeast Europe region and the role of cities. His Istanbul counterpart, Mayor Ali Mufit Gurtuna, was also a guest at the event.

Air Wars: The Media's Role During the Kosovo Conflict

June 30, 1999 // 12:00am
Global Europe Program
On June 30, the Western Policy Center hosted a panel discussion assessing the role of the media during the Kosovo conflict. The following essays are excerpts from the panelists' presentations.

Book Launch: Serbia since 1989: Politics and Society under Milosevic and After

December 31, 1969 // 2:00pmFebruary 20, 2006 // 11:00pm
Global Europe Program
with Sabrina P. Ramet, Professor of Political Science, Norwegian University of Science and Technology-Tronheim, Research Associate at the Peace Research Institute in Oslo and currently Visiting Professor, Georgetown University and WWICS Public Policy Fellow and Vjeran Pavlakovic, Lecturer, Department of International Studies, University of Washington, Seattle

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