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Islam, Gender, and Reproductive Health: Part 3 of 6

November 04, 2004 // 11:00pm
At the third meeting in the Islam, Gender, and Reproductive Health series, Dr. Gruenbaum discusses community-based efforts to change attitudes toward female genital cutting in Sudan, and Dr. Inhorn focuses on the impact of Islamic teachings on the spread of infertility technologies.

Live Webcast--Joseph and Alma Gildenhorn Middle East Forum: The Strategic Challenges Facing Israel in the Region

October 21, 2004 // 11:00am12:00pm
with H.E. Daniel Ayalon, Ambassador of Israel to the United States. This event will be webcast.

Role of International NGOs in Disaster Management: Focus on Challenges and Opportunities in Bam

October 18, 2004 // 12:00pm1:00pm
Baquer Namazi, Director, Hamyaran NGO, Tehran, Iran

Promoting Peace in Sudan: The Critical Role of Civil Society

October 14, 2004 // 9:30am11:00am
Venue: Center for Strategic and International Studies, 1800 K Street NW, B-1 Conference Room.Sudanese Women Leaders (TBD); Carla Koppell, Deputy Director, Washington Office, Hunt Alternatives Fund; Rick Barton, Co-Director, Post-Conflict Reconstruction Project, CSIS

Book Launch: Islam In Russia: The Politics of Identity and Security

October 13, 2004 // 12:00pm1:00pm
Shireen Hunter, Director, Islam Program, Center for Strategic and International Studies

The Future of Civil Society in Iran

October 04, 2004 // 12:00pm1:30pm
Cyberspace as Subversive Space for Women?: Women's Websites and Weblogs in Iran -- Mahsa Shekarloo, Editor of Bad Jens, Iranian Feminist Online Journal; Commentator -- Sussan Tahmasebi, Iran CSO (Civil Society Organization) Training and Research Center, Tehran.This event is co-sponsored with The Institute for National Strategic Studies, National Defense University.

Islam, Gender, and Reproductive Health: Part 2 of 6

October 04, 2004 // 12:00am
The second meeting in the Islam, Gender, and Reproductive Health conference series focuses on how religion and policy affect and address the reproductive health needs of women in Islamic settings.

Ballots and Battles – Assessing Afghanistan on the Eve of its Elections

September 30, 2004 // 12:00pm1:00pm
Cheryl Benard, Senior Political Analyst, RAND Corporation

Gender in Post-Conflict Reconstruction: The World Bank Track Record

September 29, 2004 // 12:30pm2:30pm
Venue: The Brookings Institution, 1775 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Somers RoomElaine Zuckerman, President, Gender Action; Marcia Greenberg, Adjunct Law Professor, Cornell University; Ian Bannon, Manager, Conflict Prevention and Reconstruction Unit, The World Bank; Sanam Naraghi Anderlini, Director, Policy Commission, Women Waging Peace; Anita Sharma, Director, Conflict Prevention Project, The Woodrow Wilson Center

Changes in the Status of Egyptian Women: A View through the Prism of Marriage and Divorce

September 28, 2004 // 10:00am11:30am
Speakers: Mona Mikhail, Associate Professor, Department of Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies, New York University; and Diane Singerman, Associate Professor, Department of Government, School of Public Affairs, American University

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