Oct 20, 2005
Reality television is not exlusively a Western phenomenon. In several Arab countries, reality tv programs and talk shows are dominating the airwaves, becoming a major source of information and debate on such social issues as political reform, personal freedom, women's rights, and sexuality.
Oct 18, 2005
The Wilson Center holds a new capacity-building workshop for the highest tier of the newly elected Burundian Government as part of its ongoing training series.
Oct 18, 2005
The International Life Sciences Institute will release a new report that for the first time gives scientists the elements of a framework for assessing the potential human health effects from exposure to engineered nanomaterials.
Oct 17, 2005
The Wilson Center's Canada Institute and the Canadian Centre for Energy Information co-hosted a program on "Discovering the Possibilities for North American Petroleum Production" in Washington, D.C. on October 17, 2005.
Oct 12, 2005
The Kennan Institute and IREX are accepting applications for grants to U.S. junior scholars to participate in the 2006 Regional Policy Symposium on EU and NATO Member States and Their Eastern Borderlands. The application deadline is December 2, 2005.