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).

Transparency in the Oil, Gas and Mining Sectors in Resource-Rich Countries

November 18, 2008 // 2:00pm3:30pm
Panelists discuss the role of IMF and World Bank policies in the transparency of extractive industries in resource-rich countries, and the findings of a new report from the Bank Information Center and GlobalWitness.

The Humanitarian Impact of Arms Embargoes

November 17, 2008 // 9:00am10:30am
EJ Hogendoorn, a 2006 Africanist Doctoral Fellow, on November 17, 2008, from 10:00-11:30, will present his completed doctoral research findings.


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