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Applications for Environmental Justice Exchange Program Posted

Oct 09, 2009
OCTOBER 2009- The China Environment Forum and the Vermont Law School (VLS) have been awarded a federal grant to support a U.S.-China exchange program for young professionals working on environmental justice issues.

Special Event: Former Belgian Prime Minister and President of the European People's Party Wilfried Martens Discusses His New Autobiography

Oct 08, 2009
In this Director's Forum event, nine-time Belgian prime minister and president and co-founder of the European People's Party Wilfried Martens will discuss his new autobiography Europe: I Struggle, I Overcome. RSVP for this event.

Bryce Wakefield on political market-orientation in Japan

Oct 08, 2009
A new publication, Global Political Marketing edited by Jennifer Lees-Marshment, Chris Rudd, and Jesper Stromback, features a chapter on political marketing in Japan, co-written by Masahiko Asano and Asia Program associate Bryce Wakefield.

"They Tried to Break My Spirit"

Oct 07, 2009
Middle East Program Director Haleh Esfandiari chronicles her interrogation and incarceration in Iran, including 105 days in solitary confinement at Evin Prison, in My Prison, My Home. The new book is set against the backdrop of fond memories of her Iranian upbringing, with insights into the current troubled political climate.