May 25, 2005 // 4:00pm — 5:30pm
Featuring Gareth Porter, Independet Scholar; Commentary by John Prados, National Security Archive
May 25, 2005 // 2:00pm — 4:00pm
Ignored by the government, HIV/AIDS spread silently in China for nearly a decade, until the mid-1990s when news of a major contamination of China's blood supply broke. This scandal and the growing infection rate among sex workers and intravenous drug users has led the government to recognize a major public health crisis.
May 18, 2005 // 3:30pm — 5:30pm
Robert S. Ross, Professor of Political Science, Boston CollegeThomas J. Bellows, Professor of Political Science, University of Texas, San Antonio Liu Shyh-Fang, Visiting Fellow, the Brookings InstitutionZhang Qingmin, Visiting Fellow, George Washington UniversityVideo for this event is now available.
May 11, 2005 // 3:30pm — 5:00pm
Aseema Sinha, Woodrow Wilson Center Fellow, University of Wisconsin;Mac Desler, University of Maryland; Susan Sell, George Washington University. (This event is jointly sponsored by the Asia Program and the Program on Science, Technology, America, and the Global Economy.)
April 19, 2005 // 3:00pm — 5:00pm
Hitomi Tonomura, Associate Professor of History, University of Michigan; Barbara Molony, Professor of History, Santa Clara University; Margarita Estevez-Abe, Associate Professor of Government, Harvard University; Karlyn Bowman, Resident fellow, American Enterprise Institute
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