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Argentina in Crisis: A Conversation with Governor Juan Manuel Urtubey

*The seminar will be in Spanish without simultaneous translation.

Situation Briefing: Crisis in Sudan

 

During their visit to Washington, the US Sudan Business Council offered a timely debriefing to members of the Middle East Program and Sudan Working Group at the Wilson Center on the recent political and economic crisis. The provided a detailed account of the regime structure and the protest movement, in addition to an in-depth look on the Sudanese economy and nature of problems facing the business environment.

Ambitions Beyond Growth: Sustainable Development Goals in Asia and the UN

How can investments from the public and public sectors help provide universal health coverage, quality education, and good infrastructure while staying on track to limit climate change? Join us for a discussion on the challenges of investing in the Asia-Pacific to meet the Sustainable Development Goals, and how governments could mobilize resources to meet investment requirements.

Digital Freedom in Russia

Internet freedom in Russia is an important battleground, especially after Vladimir Putin’s recent attempts to create a “sovereign internet” that is overseen by the government. But civil society continues to challenge such attempts. Leonid Volkov, founder of the Internet Protection Society and an IT-expert with over twenty years of professional experience, reflected on the Kremlin’s latest attempts on putting the “Runet” under its control and why he remains optimistic about the Runet’s future. 

Strategic Litigation in Russia: The Case of Bioethics

Strategic litigation aims to use specific court cases to develop new legal norms and create broad legal and social change beyond the decisions in the individual cases themselves.

Visit By the International Visitor Leadership Program Delegation on Transparency and Ethics in Government

On Tuesday, October 16, 2018, the Wilson Center Africa Program hosted a delegation of the U.S. Department of State’s International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) for a discussion around the theme of transparency and ethics in government. The IVLP delegates were welcomed to the Wilson Center by Dr. Monde Muyangwa, Director of the Wilson Center Africa Program.

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