Past Events

Live Webcast: The Presidential Election & Congressional Agenda: Mandate for Change or More of the Same?

November 22, 2004 // 2:30pm4:30pm
Congress Project
Speakers: Lee Rawls, Chief of Staff for Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist (R-Tenn.);Burns Strider, Policy Advisor for House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.);Colleen Shogan, Assistant Professor of Government, George Mason University;Charles Babington, Political Reporter, The Washington Post
Webcast

Who Won the Ukrainian Presidential Elections and Why

November 22, 2004 // 11:00am12:00pm
Kennan Institute
Paul D'Anieri, Associate Dean for the Humanities and Associate Professor of Political Science, University of Kansas. Video of this event is now available.

Romania after Iliescu: Prospects for Democratic Consolidation

November 19, 2004 // 8:30am11:00am
Global Europe Program
Aurelian Craiutu, Assistant Professor of Political Science, Indiana University-Bloomington;Mircea Mihaies, Professor of English and American Literature, University of Timisoara and Editor in Chief of Orizont magazine;Vladimir Tismaneanu, Professor of Political Science, University of Maryland-College Park

Book Launch: Developing Power: How Women Transformed International Development

November 18, 2004 // 9:00am11:00am
Environmental Change and Security Program
In Feminist Press' new book, 27 women from 14 countries describe their work in international development. Editor Irene Tinker and co-authors Aziza Hussein and Vivian Derryck launch the book at the Wilson Center.

Navigating between Utopianism and Realism: The Ideological Trends in Modern China

November 17, 2004 // 2:30pm4:00pm
Asia Program
Brantly Womack, University of Virginia; Shiping Hua, University of Louisville & Woodrow Wilson Center

National Minorities in Post-Communist Europe: The Role of International Norms and European Integration

November 17, 2004 // 1:00pm2:00pm
Global Europe Program
Will Kymlicka, Canada Research Chair in Political Philosophy at Queen's University and Visiting Professor in the Nationalism Studies Program, Central European University, Budapest

LIVE WEBCAST: U.S.-Mexico Bilateral Agenda: Immigration, Drug Trafficking and Security

November 17, 2004 // 1:00pm2:30pm
Mexico Institute
Stay tuned for the archived live webcast of the discussion on the U.S.-Mexico bilateral agenda post election results.

The World's Water: The Biennial Report on Freshwater Resources 2004-2005

November 16, 2004 // 11:00pm
Environmental Change and Security Program
Peter H. Gleick launches his latest publication, and argues for U.S. leadership, both internationally and domestically, to address the world's water crisis.

Understanding Environment, Conflict, and Cooperation: Lessons and Strategies from Eastern Africa

November 16, 2004 // 1:30pm3:30pm
Environmental Change and Security Program
The linkages between environment and security loom large in Eastern Africa, providing not only challenges but also areas of opportunity. Scholars and activists discuss lessons and strategies for facing and addressing the interaction between environment and conflict in the region.

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