Upcoming Events

Combatting Environmental Degradation and Poverty in Western China (Event in Mandarin Chinese)

July 06, 2015 // 3:00pm4:30pm
China Environment Forum
Join CEF for a meeting with Chinese NGOs that are at the forefront of the fight against environmental degradation and poverty in Western China
Webcast

Inequality in Mexico

July 07, 2015 // 9:00am11:00am
Mexico Institute
Oxfam Mexico recently issued a study on Mexico's inequality and its policy implications, and the study's findings will be presented and discussed at this forum on July 7, 9-11am.
Webcast

"Brand Africa"- Separating Myth From Reality

July 07, 2015 // 3:00pm5:00pm
Africa Program
Join the Wilson Center Africa Program on July 7th at 3:00 p.m. to attempt to identify and unpack the core factors that define "Brand Africa," to separate the myths from the realities and, most importantly, to offer concrete solutions for re-branding Africa.
Webcast

The Iran Negotiations: Is this Really the End Game?

July 08, 2015 // 11:00am12:15pm
Middle East Program
Despite the uncertainties, the United States and Iran seem to be in the final stages of what promises to be a comprehensive accord on the nuclear issue. Join us as four analysts and observers of Iran, Middle Eastern politics, and U.S. foreign policy assess the state of the current negotiations, the implications of an accord and the consequences for the region without one.
Webcast

Middle East Energy: Beyond an Iran Nuclear Deal

July 09, 2015 // 10:30am12:00pm
Middle East Program
Iran hopes that the pending nuclear framework agreement will lead to much needed foreign investment in its oil and gas sector. Insofar as eased sanctions permit, billions of dollars will be needed to reverse production declines and re-establish production growth. How realistic are Iran’s aspirations to attract such investment, and what increased production and exports can be reasonably expected over the near to medium term?

The Endgame: Who Got What From the Iran Talks? (U.S. Institute of Peace)

July 13, 2015 // 9:30am11:00am
Middle East Program
Nuclear experts, regional analysts and Iran scholars will explain what's next for all parties, whether there's a deal or no deal. This event is the fifth in the Iran Forum series sponsored by: USIP, the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, the RAND Corporation, the Arms Control Association, the Center for a New American Security, the Stimson Center, Partnership for a Secure America, and the Ploughshares Fund.

Jordan and the Challenges of Confronting ISIS Next Door

July 14, 2015 // 9:00am10:00am
Middle East Program
Join us for a conversation on the internal developments in Jordan since the onset of the Arab Spring. Panelists will address how the civil war in Syria and the rise of ISIS has affected Jordan. They will also discuss Jordan’s policy options and the prospect of a buffer zone.
Webcast

Restoring Hope and Dignity: New Developments and Best Practices in Addressing Maternal Morbidities

July 14, 2015 // 3:00pm5:00pm
Maternal Health Initiative
This event will feature a panel presentation of the newest data and best practices from those who work most closely with maternal morbidities like obstetric fistula and pelvic organ prolapse.
Webcast

The Right IDEA: Engaging Decisionmakers on Family Planning in the Post-2015 World

July 15, 2015 // 2:00pm4:00pm
Environmental Change and Security Program
To act, decisionmakers need ideas--and the will to implement them. Effective policy engagement requires providing decisionmakers with accurate data, compelling stories and concise synthesis of applicable knowledge. The panel will look forward to key issues on the horizon including FP2020, adoption of the Sustainable Development Goals, and the global resilience agenda.

NASA’s New Horizons: Innovation, Collaboration and Accomplishment in Science and Technology

July 15, 2015 // 4:00pm6:00pm
Science and Technology Innovation Program
With the NASA New Horizons spacecraft on its final approach to its primary target - the icy dwarf planet Pluto - now is the perfect time to reflect on some of the knowledge we've already gained from the mission, and to anticipate the new discoveries that are waiting to be made.

To Attend an Event

Unless otherwise noted:

Meetings listed on this page are free and open to the public. Reservations are not required unless otherwise noted. All meetings take place at the Woodrow Wilson Center in Washington, DC. Please see map and directions. Allow time for routine security procedures. A photo ID is required for entry.

To confirm time and place, contact Maria-Stella Gatzoulis on the day of the event: tel. (202) 691-4188. Check this page for the latest updates and notices.