Past Events

Live Webcast: Can Iraq Become a Democracy?

March 16, 2005 // 8:00am9:30am
Middle East Program
Larry Diamond, Senior Fellow, The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace, Stanford University. This event is co-sponsored by the Conflict Prevention Project and the Joseph and Alma Gildenhorn Middle East Forum. The video of this event is now available.

Economic Growth and Environmental Security in Russia

March 16, 2005 // 8:00am10:00am
Kennan Institute
At a recent Kennan Institute seminar, Aleksei Yablokov, President, Center for Russian Environmental Policy, Moscow; and D.J. Peterson, Senior Political Scientist, Rand Corporation, discussed the environmental problems that Russia faces and how these problems can be addressed while promoting economic growth.

Congress and Education Policy: ESEA at 40

March 15, 2005 // 2:00pm4:00pm
Congress Project
with Representative Mike Castle (R-Del.), chairman, House Subcommittee on Education Reform;The Honorable Rod Paige, former Secretary of Education; Former Rep. John Brademas (D-Ind.), former House Education Subcommittee chair; Elizabeth DeBray, Assistant Professor of Education, University of Georgia

Roundtable with Lt. General (ret.) Javed Ashraf Qazi, Pakistan Minister of Education

March 15, 2005 // 9:00am10:30am
Asia Program
View the Minister's Powerpoint Presentation

Environmental Film Festival Screening: Thirst

March 14, 2005 // 11:00pm
Environmental Change and Security Program
This film documents community efforts in Bolivia, India, and the United States to confront government plans to privatize water services.

Regional Integration in the Amazon: Challenges and Prospects

March 14, 2005 // 11:00pm
Environmental Change and Security Program
Rosalía Arteaga, Secretary General of the Amazon Cooperation Treaty Organization (ACTO), discusses challenges to regional integration in the Amazon.

New Dreams/Old Cities: The Presence of the Past in India and the United States

March 14, 2005 // 2:30pm4:30pm
Asia Program
Mary Hancock, fellow, Woodrow Wilson Center and associate professor of history and anthropology, University of California at Santa Barbara; Edward Linenthal, professor of Religion and American Culture, University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh; Veena Oldenburg, professor of history, Baruch College.

Book Launch--A Biography of No Place: From Ethnic Borderland to Soviet Heartland

March 14, 2005 // 11:00am12:00pm
Kennan Institute
Kate Brown, Assistant Professor of History, University of Maryland, Baltimore County

Constitutional Interpretation

March 13, 2005 // 11:00pm
In this Director's Forum, Associate Justice Antonin Scalia explained his approach to constitutional jurisprudence.

Trafficking Women after Socialism: from, to and through Eastern Europe

March 11, 2005 // 11:00am12:00pm
Global Europe Program
Gail Kligman, Professor of Sociology and Director Designate of the Center for European and Eurasian Studies, University of California-Los Angeles

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