Thursday, April 5, 2007 from 9:00AM - 11:00AM

The partners of the Great Lakes Policy Forum cordially invite you to a conference:

Special Guests
Hon. Leonard Nyangoma (invited), CNDD President & Member of Parliament
Col. Manassé Nzobonimpa, Sécretaire Général du Conseil des Sages du CNDD-FDD
Hon. Jean-Marie Rugira, Member of Parliament, CNDD-FDD

The forum will be facilitated by:
Ms. Sandra Melone, Executive Director, Search for Common Ground

SAIS, Johns Hopkins University
1740 Massachusetts Ave., NW, Washington DC

All are welcome at the meeting. Journalists may participate, but discussion is not for attribution. Light refreshments will be served. If you have any questions or feedback about the forum, please contact Marco Konings of Search for Common Ground at (202) 265-4300.

Kindly RSVP by e-mail to

The Great Lakes Policy Forum aims to keep the Great Lakes on the agenda of policy makers and provides a platform where Government, NGOs, academics, and the diaspora come together to search cooperatively for solutions to the region's conflicts. The forum is usually held on the first Thursday of each month.