April 15, 2005 // 10:00am — 4:30pm
Pakistan's education system is regularly cited as one of the most serious impediments preventing Pakistan from achieving its potential. This day-long forward-looking conference will explore various options for improving Pakistani education, and discuss the role the international donor community might play. Sponsored by the Asia Program.
April 12, 2005 // 12:00pm — 1:00pm
Ed Morgan, Country Director for Afghanistan, IFES – Democracy at Large.This event is co-sponsored with the Asia Program and IFES – Democracy at Large.
April 06, 2005 // 9:30am — 11:30am
Carol Ann Benedict, associate professor of history, Georgetown University, and fellow, Woodrow Wilson Center; Ruth Mandel, lecturer, Department of Anthropology, University College London, and Title VIII-Supported Research Scholar, Kennan Institute, Woodrow Wilson Center;Marcy Norton, assistant professor of history, George Washington University
March 24, 2005 // 8:00am — 10:00am
Larry Goodson, Professor of Middle East Studies, U.S. Army War College; Vali Nasr, Associate Chair of Research and Professor, Department of National Security Affairs, Naval Post-Graduate School; Ayesha Siddiqa, Pakistan Scholar, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars; Visiting Fellow, Sustainable Development Policy Institute, Islamabad; Correspondent, Jane's Defence Weekly. This event is co-sponsored with the Asia Program of the Wilson Center and the Aschiana Foundation. Video of this event is now available.
March 15, 2005 // 9:00am — 10:30am
View the Minister's Powerpoint Presentation
March 14, 2005 // 2:30pm — 4:30pm
Mary Hancock, fellow, Woodrow Wilson Center and associate professor of history and anthropology, University of California at Santa Barbara; Edward Linenthal, professor of Religion and American Culture, University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh; Veena Oldenburg, professor of history, Baruch College.
March 09, 2005 // 2:30pm — 4:00pm
Alasdair Bowie, Wilson Center Fellow and Associate-Professor of Political Science, George Washington University; Commentator: David Timberman, Advisor, Democracy, Governance and Conflict Programs, U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Video of this event is now available at Event Summary.
March 02, 2005 // 12:00pm — 4:45pm
Nicholas Lardy, Institute for International Economics; Scott Rozelle, University of California, Davis; Thomas Rawski, University of Pittsburgh; Yasheng Huang, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Franklin Allen, University of Pennsylvania; Donald Clarke, George Washington University; Loren Brandt, University of Toronto; Barry Naughton, University of California, San Diego. Video of this event is now available at Event Summary.
February 03, 2005 // 7:30am — 9:00am
Hidayat Nur Wahid, Chairman, People's Consultative Assembly (MPR), Indonesia
Book Launch: Reasonable Men, Powerful Words: Political Culture and Expertise in Twentieth-Century Japan
January 24, 2005 // 11:00am — 12:30pm
Laura Hein, Associate Professor of Japanese History, Northwestern University; Commentator: Naotaka Matsukata, Professorial Lecturer, School of Advanced International Studies, Johns Hopkins University; Chair of Strategic International Business Practice, Hunton and Williams; former Director of Policy Planning, USTR