Events

Live Webcast-- A Year after the Cedar Revolution, March 14th 2005: Achievements and Challenges Ahead

April 20, 2006 // 11:00am12:00pm
with His Excellency Fuad Abdul Basset Siniora, Prime Minister of Lebanon

Hamas: Past, Present and Future

April 18, 2006 // 12:00am
with Kim Cragin, International Policy Analyst, RAND Corporation

The Role of Oil in Iraqi Politics

April 11, 2006 // 9:30am10:30am
Yahia Said, Director, Iraq Revenue Watch Initiative, Open Society Institute; Research Fellow, Centre for the Study of Global Governance, London School of Economics

India and Iran: New Delhi's Other Strategic Partnership?

April 03, 2006 // 4:00pm5:30pm
P.R. Kumaraswamy, School of International Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India

Human Rights Approaches to Religion: Implications for Euro-Islamic Relations

March 27, 2006 // 9:30am11:00am
with Malcom Evans, Dean of the Faculty of Social Sciences and Law, and Professor of Public International Law at the University of Bristol, School of Law

The Fate of Local Democracy in Iran and What it Conveys about the Iranian State

March 22, 2006 // 11:00am12:30pm
Kian Tajbakhsh, Member, Steering Committee, Urban Studies Research Group at the Cultural Research Bureau in Tehran, Iran; International Consultant, Project Director, Municipal Sector Review, World Bank. Commentator: Hossein Bashiriyeh, Associate Professor of Political Science, Tehran University; Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellow, The National Endowment for Democracy.

An Agenda for Europe in the Middle East

March 17, 2006 // 11:00am12:30pm
With Eric Rouleau, former French ambassador to Tunisia and Turkey and Middle East correspondent for LE MONDE

Live Webcast: Inside Ahmadinejad's Mind

March 15, 2006 // 11:00am12:30pm
Barbara Slavin, Senior Diplomatic Reporter, USA Today

Live Webcast--Reaching for Power: The Shi'a in the Modern Arab World

March 14, 2006 // 11:00am12:00pm
Yitzhak Nakash, Author; Associate Professor of Middle Eastern Studies, Brandeis University; former Wilson Center Fellow

Live Webcast: Turkey's Turbulent Road to the EU

March 13, 2006 // 9:00am11:00am
Zehra Arat, Professor of Political Science and Women's Studies, Purchase College, State University of New York; recent IREX fellowship recipient focusing on human rights in Turkey; Lenore Martin, Professor and Chair of Political Science at Emmanuel College, and Research Associate at Harvard University; coeditor and coauthor of The Future of Turkish Foreign Policy; John Sitilides, Chairman, Board of Advisors, Southeast Europe Project, Woodrow Wilson Center; Mario Zucconi, Visiting Professor of Public and International Affairs, Wilson School, Princeton University; Professor of International Relations, University of Urbino, Italy; Scholar at the Ethnobarometer in Rome, Italy; Moderator: John Tirman, Executive Director, Center for International Studies, Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

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