February 05, 2004 // 9:00am — 11:00am
with David Birenbaum, Wilson Center Senior Policy Scholar, Louise Frechette, Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations, Jean David Levitte, Ambassador of France to the United States, John Ruggie, Kirkpatrick Professor of International Affairs, John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University, Richard S. Williamson, Partner, Mayer, Brown, Rowe & Maw and former Ambassador to the UN for Special Political Affairs. This event was co-sponsored with the United Nations Association of the National Capital Area.
January 29, 2004 // 7:30am — 11:30am
Deborah Avant, Professor of Political Science, George Washington University; David Lowry, Vice President, Office of Social and Developmental Programs, Freeport McMoran; Nick Killick, International Alert; Vivian Lowery Derryck, Senior Vice President, Public-Private Partnerships, Academy for Educational Development; Andrew Newton, Associate Fellow, Royal Institute of International Affairs; and Eleonore Kopera, Business Humanitarian Forum
The Conflict-Development Nexus: The Role of Land Distribution in Fostering Stability or Creating Conflict
January 26, 2004 // 2:00pm — 3:30pm
Experts share their perspectives on the role of land distribution issues as a trigger for conflict and how development assistance can help address conflict situations by resolving such issues.
December 09, 2003 // 8:00am — 10:00am
VENUE: Kenney Auditorium, School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS)Timothy Edgar, Legislative Counsel, Washington National Office, American Civil Liberties Union; Paul Rosenzweig, Senior Legal Research Fellow, Center for Legal and Judicial Studies, The Heritage Foundation and Adjunct Professor of Law, George Mason University School of Law; & Joseph Onek, Senior Counsel, Constitution Project and Director, Liberty and Security Initiative
November 18, 2003 // 1:00pm — 3:00pm
Samuel Nyambi, United Nations Representative in Ethiopia; Abou Moussa, United Nations Representative in Liberia; Herbert M'Cleod, United Nations Representative in the Democratic Republic of Congo; Simon Nhonga, United Nations Representative in Eritrea
November 13, 2003 // 8:00am — 11:00am
Women leaders from Iraq will discuss their perpectives on reconstruction, including women's role in formal governing structures, civil society, and the private sector.
November 11, 2003 // 8:00am — 10:00am
VENUE: Kenney Auditorium, School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS)Chuck Woolery, Chair, United Nations Association Council of Organizations; Sonal Shah, Director of Operations and Programs, Center for Global Development; Stewart Patrick, Policy Planning Staff, United States Department of State and Carla Koppell, Interim Director, Conflict Prevention Project, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars and Deputy Director, Washington DC office, Hunt Alternatives Fund and Women Waging Peace
November 04, 2003 // 9:15am — 11:45am
William Rose, Connecticut College; and Radha Kumar, Director, Partitions Project; Charles King, Georgetown University; Quansheng Zhao, American University; Konrad Huber, Council on Foreign Relations; Hugh Agnew, George Washington University; and Marina Ottaway, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace and Johns Hopkins University
October 15, 2003 // 11:00am — 12:00pm
Eric Schwartz, Chief of Staff, United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights and Former Public Policy Scholar, Woodrow Wilson Center
October 15, 2003 // 9:30am — 10:30am
Director's Forum with Andrew S. Natsios, Administrator, US Agency for International Development