Programs

Seguridad Ciudadana en México

October 28, 2014 // 9:00am — 5:00pm
Taller sobre seguridad ciudadana en México organizado por el Woodrow Wilson Center, la Coorporación Andina de Fomento (CAF) y el Instituto Tecnológico de Monterrey.

Galina Starovoitova Fellowship on Human Rights and Conflict Resolution 2015-16

April 15, 2015
Kennan Institute is pleased to announce the 2015 competition for the Galina Starovoitova Fellowship on Human Rights and Conflict Resolution.

Galina Starovoitova Fellowship on Human Rights and Conflict Resolution

April 15, 2015
Kennan Institute is pleased to announce the 2015 competition for the Galina Starovoitova Fellowship on Human Rights and Conflict Resolution.

The Opening Session of the Advancing Climate-Resilient Development Symposium

March 16, 2015 // 9:00am — 11:45am
You are welcome to attend the opening session of the Advancing Climate-Resilient Development Symposium. Hosted by USAID's Global Climate Change Office, this panel discussion is kicking-off a four-day long symposium that will be held in Washington, D.C., March 16-19, 2015. Seating for the opening session is limited, so register soon to guarantee your spot.

Working Together to End Violence against Women: The Experience of Russia and the US

March 05, 2015 // 10:00am — 11:30am
A panel of Russian and American experts will discuss the issue of gender-based violence and the ways in which it can be addressed in various cultural contexts.

Resilience for Peace: A New Agenda

March 02, 2015 // 3:00pm — 4:30pm
From Asia’s mushrooming urban centers to the remote highlands of Ethiopia, a new agenda for peace is emerging. By helping local communities build resilience to shared global challenges, we can forge bonds of trust that can help prevent conflict and pave the road to peace. Join us on Monday, March 2 to mark the launch of the Resilience for Peace Project, a collaboration between the Wilson Center and USAID’s Office of Conflict Management and Mitigation.

ISIS: Inside the Army of Terror

March 12, 2015 // 12:00pm — 1:00pm
Hassan will discuss ISIS: Inside the Army of Terror, which traces how the organization evolved from a nearly defeated Iraqi insurgent faction into a jihadi army of local and foreign volunteers who control a territory equal to the size of Great Britain. The book also delves into how ISIS recruits, governs, and guards itself from potential bottom-up rebellions. It is the first book since ISIS’s recent rise to include original interviews with U.S. officials and ISIS members.

The Evolution of Ukrainian National Identity in the Crucible of Maidan and War

March 02, 2015 // 4:00pm — 5:30pm
Volodymyr Kulyk will examine the recent evolution of Ukrainian identity in terms of its content and salience. Looking at the impact of the Euromaidan protests and the subsequent military conflict in southeastern Ukraine, he will demonstrate the Ukrainians' greater democratic maturity on the one hand and increasing alienation from Russia on the other. In addition to changing preferences of the Ukrainian population as a whole, he will discuss continuity and change in regional divisions.

Kennan Institute Pleased to Announce New Fellowship Program

March 01, 2015
The Kennan Institute seeks fellowship applicants from diverse, policy-oriented sectors such as media, business, local government, law, civil society, and academia to examine important political, social, economic, cultural, and historical issues in Russia, Ukraine, and the region.

How Marijuana Regulation is Affecting Public Attitudes in Uruguay and Elsewhere

February 24, 2015 // 9:00am — 11:00am
A discussion with three leading researchers from the Latin America Marijuana Research Initiative (LAMRI) who have just completed extensive field work and surveys about marijuana regulation in Uruguay.

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