January 11, 2005 // 2:30pm — 4:30pm
Mary Giles, Outreach Assistant, National Resource Center for Russian, East European, and Central Asian Studies, Davis Center for Russian & Eurasian Studies, Harvard University
January 10, 2005 // 11:00am — 12:00pm
Peter Baker and Susan B. Glasser, former Moscow Bureau Chiefs, Washington Post
January 06, 2005 // 2:30pm — 4:30pm
Lisa A. Kirschenbaum, Associate Professor, Department of History, West Chester University, and former Title VIII-Supported Short-Term Scholar, Kennan Institute
January 06, 2005 // 9:00am — 10:00am
Ambassador Miller has just returned from six weeks in Ukraine, where he witnessed the "Orange Revolution." He was an election observer for all three rounds of Ukraine's presidential election, including the December 26 election ordered by Ukraine's Supreme Court. Amb. Miller met with the major figures involved in this political crisis and will speak about his impressions.Video of this event is now available.
December 22, 2004 // 8:00am — 9:30am
Project on Leadership and Building State Capacity
Abdulwahab Alkebsi, Program Officer for the Middle East and North Africa, National Endowment for Democracy (NED); Denise Dauphinais, Deputy Director and General Manager, Center for Transitional Justice Program and Post-Conflict Governance, IFES; Stuart Krusell, Deputy Director of Iraq Programs, International Republican Institute (IRI); Makram Ouaiss, Senior Program Officer, Middle East and North Africa Region, National Democratic Institute for International Affairs (NDI); Maha Muna, Programme Manager and Officer in Charge, Governance, Peace and Security Unit, United Nations Development Fund for Women (UNIFEM); Charlie Ponticelli, Senior Coordinator,International Women's Issues, U.S. Department of State.This event was co-sponsored by the Conflict Prevention Project and the Middle East Program.
December 20, 2004 // 10:00am — 1:00pm
Kennan Institute in Ukraine
Науковий семінар: «Міжетнічні та політичні стосунки в Україні: Крим ХХІ ст.» був проведений 20 грудня 2004 року Київським проектом Інституту Кеннана разом із Кримським представництвом фонду «Відродження» у Сімферополі. На семінарі, у якому взяли участь провідні науковці, викладачі місцевих вузів та відомі на півострові політичні діячі і журналісти обговорювали питання пов’язані з сучасним та майбутнім цього важливого та складного регіону України.
December 17, 2004 // 1:30pm — 3:00pm
A Director's Forum with Jan Pronk, Special Representative of the Secretary General of the United Nations for Sudan. At this briefing, Special Representative Pronk outlined his vision of the long-term role of the United Nations in promoting enduring peace and stability in Sudan, and provide an update of UN activities in the country. Streaming video of this event is also available.
December 17, 2004 // 8:45am — 5:00pm
On December 17, 2004, Argentina@the Wilson Center together with the Inter-American Foundation and the PENT Foundation, organized in Buenos Aires a workshop on Decentralization, Local Initiatives, and Citizenship.
December 16, 2004 // 2:30pm — 4:30pm
Deborah Yarsike Ball, National Security Analyst, Proliferation and Terrorism Prevention Program, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, and former Title VIII-Supported Short-term Scholar, Kennan Institute; Theodore P. GermberAssociate Professor of Sociology, University of Wisconsin-Madison
December 16, 2004 // 9:00am — 10:00am
Technological, economic, and political changes over the past 25 years have altered the structure of many of the world's challenges. In this Director's Forum, Jeffrey S. Lehman, president of Cornell University, will discuss three of those challenges: the challenge of life in the age of the genome, the challenge of wisdom in the age of digital information; and the challenge of sustainability in the age of development. This video of this event is available here.