December 07, 2005 // 9:00am — 10:00am
According to Senator Tom Harkin, the administration's plan to fight an avian flu pandemic includes all the essential elements of a successful strategy, but doesn't place enough emphasis on preparation.
December 05, 2005 // 9:00am — 10:00am
With H.E. Hedayat Amin Arsala, Senior Advisor to the President and Minister of Commerce of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan; and Special Guests H.E. Said Tayeb Jawad, Afghan Ambassador to the United States; and Dr. Omar Zakhilwal, President and CEO of the Afghan Investment Support Agency
November 30, 2005 // 8:00am — 11:00am
At an event co-sponsored by the Wilson Center and Cornell University, public health, animal health, and wildlife management experts emphasize that preventing a pandemic will require a strong international health alliance that addresses animal as well as human health.
November 17, 2005 // 2:00pm — 4:00pm
Amihan Abueva, Coordinator for Southeast Asia, Asia ACTs Against Child Trafficking; Thetis Mangahas, ILO International Program on the Elimination of Child Labor, Mekong Sub-Regional Project to Combat Trafficking in Children and Women; Shirley Seng, Kachin Women's Association, Thailand; Mark Taylor, Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons, United States Department of State; Melanne Verveer (moderator), Chair, Vital Voices Global Partnership
November 08, 2005 // 11:00pm
with Robert Einhorn, Senior Adviser, International Security Program, Center for Strategic and International Studies; former Assistant Secretary for Nonproliferation, Department of State
November 03, 2005 // 1:00pm — 2:30pm
Mahendra Lawoti, assistant professor, Western Michigan University; Prakash Chandra Lohani, former finance minister, Nepal; Susan Hangen, assistant professor, Ramapo College of New Jersey. Video for this event is now available.
November 01, 2005 // 12:00pm — 1:45pm
Asma Jehangir, chairperson, Human Rights Commission of Pakistan; Larry Robinson, former political counselor, U.S. Embassy, Islamabad. Video for this event is now available.
October 25, 2005 // 3:30pm — 5:30pm
Aiji Tanaka, professor of political science, Waseda University, Japan; Leonard Schoppa, associate professor of politics, University of Virginia; Patricia MacLachlan, associate professor of Asian studies and government,University of Texas at Austin. Video of this event is now available.
October 19, 2005 // 9:30am — 11:00am
Abdullah Riar, Member, Pakistan Senate
October 18, 2005 // 11:30am — 1:00pm
Ambassador R. Nicholas Burns, Under Secretary for Political Affairs, U.S. Department of State Read the transcript of Under Secretary Burns' remarks