The Notebooks of Memory

April 14, 2009 // 12:00pm2:00pm
Anne Aghion, Director and Filmmaker, discussant to be announced

Sudan: Prospects for a Just and Lasting Peace

April 01, 2009 // 10:00am11:30am
Struggling with multiple civil wars, crises of leadership, and upcoming elections, the leaders of South Sudan face many challenges in achieving a peaceful democratic transition.

A Gleam of Hope in a Sea of Conflict

March 30, 2009 // 12:00pm2:00pm

Nigeria-U.S. partnership for the promotionof Democracy, Peace and Development in Africa

March 25, 2009 // 10:00am11:30am
With His Excellency Chief Ojo Maduekwe, Nigerian Minister of Foreign Affairs Peter Lewis, Associate Professor; Director of African Studies Program, Johns Hopkins University SAIS will moderate.

Sustaining a Fragile Peace: Cross Party Perspectives of Sudanese Parliamentarians

March 10, 2009 // 3:30pm4:30pm
Members of Sudan's Women Caucus Carla Koppell, Director, The Institute for Inclusive Security, Hunts Alternatives Fund

Briefing on the Eastern DRC:Repatriation of FDLR combatants and their dependents from DRC to Rwanda

March 09, 2009 // 9:30am11:00am
Bruno Donat,Officer-in-Charge of MONUC's Disarmament, Demobilization, Repatriation, Reinstallation and Reintegration (DDRRR) programme.Herbert Weiss, Emeritus Professor, City University of New York and Senior Policy Scholar at the Wilson Center will serve as moderator.

Winning the Peace in Burundi and DR Congo

March 04, 2009 // 9:00am10:30am
After more than six years of experience on the ground in Burundi, and almost three years working in the Democratic Republic of Congo, two of the lead trainers from the Africa Program's capacity building initiative came to the Wilson Center to present an in-depth analysis of conflict transformation and leadership training.

African Solutions to African Problems: The Case of Zimbabwe

February 17, 2009 // 9:00am10:30am

A Conversation with F.W. de Klerk

February 13, 2009 // 9:30am10:30am
A Director's Forum with His Excellency F.W. de Klerk, Former State President of South Africa, Nobel Prize Laureate, and founder of The Global Leadership Foundation

War Again in the Eastern Congo

January 15, 2009 // 9:30am11:00am
On January 15, 2009, the Wilson Center Africa Program hosted a forum in conjunction with the Great Lakes Policy Forum discussing the international community's engagement with the current crisis in the Eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC).


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