May 06, 2004 // 6:30pm — 8:00pm
Global Europe Program
with editors: Vinod K. Aggarwal-—University of California at Berkeley and Edward A. Fogarty-—University of California at Berkeley. Other speakers include: Anders Ahnlid-—Minister of Trade and Economic Affairs, Embassy of Sweden;Peter Berz-—First Secretary for Trade Affairs, Delegation of the European Commission; and Heinrich Kreft-—Economic Counselor, Embassy of Germany.
May 06, 2004 // 5:00pm — 6:00pm
Essayist and novelist John Ralston Saul critiqued the theory of globalization, noting that the "emotional nature" of economic theories and stated that they have a life span of about 25 to 50 years. He predicted that we are now in a period of transition and that the economic theory of globalization will be abandoned over the next five years.
May 06, 2004 // 3:00pm — 4:00pm
A Director's Forum with The Hon. Thomas A. Dine, president, Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty
May 06, 2004 // 12:00pm — 1:00pm
Middle East Program
May 05, 2004 // 1:00pm — 5:00pm
The Africa Program and the Conflict Prevention Project of the Woodrow Wilson Center join with the Committee on Conscience of the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum in inviting you to participate in the second part of a two-part series on "Fulfilling a Responsibility to Protect:What Will It Take To End the ‘Age of Genocide'?" On the evening of May 4, at 7:00 p.m., Pulitzer Prize winning author, Samantha Power, will be delivering a keynote address at the US Holocaust Memorial Museum. Then, on the afternoon of May 5, the Wilson Center will host two panels featuring leading analysts and representatives of key international institutions.
May 05, 2004 // 11:30am — 12:30pm
A Director's Forum with Robert C. Bonner, Commissioner, U.S. Customs and Border Protection
May 04, 2004 // 12:30pm — 3:00pm
Through interviews with key government officials, diplomats, survivors of the slaughter, and even some of the genocide's perpetrators, this two-hour documentary offers groundbreaking, eyewitness accounts of the genocide.
May 04, 2004 // 12:00pm — 1:00pm
Project on Leadership and Building State Capacity
****VENUE: Middle East Institute, Boardman Room, located at 1761 N Street, NW, Washington, DCAnita Sharma, Director, Conflict Prevention Project, Woodrow WilsonInternational Center for Scholars and Tanya Gilly, Women for a Free Iraq
At a Brazil Working Group meeting this spring, Maurício Novis Botelho presented the remarkable story of Brazilian aerospace manufacturer Embraer.
May 03, 2004 // 12:00pm — 1:00pm
Richard Krickus, Distinguished Professor Emeritus, Department of Political Science and International Affairs, Mary Washington College, Fredricksburg, VA