Africa Events

Crackdown in Zimbabwe: Keeping democratic hopes alive amid rising repression

April 27, 2007 // 1:00pm2:30pm
Africa Program
The Africa Program is pleased to join the Open Society Institute in presenting a briefing with Zimbabwean civil society and opposition leaders. Panelists include a human rights lawyer, an NGO leader and an MDC representative, two of whom were brutally assaulted by police on March 11th.

Strategies to Promote Gender Equity in Developing Countries: Lessons, Challenges, and Opportunities

April 26, 2007 // 8:30am1:00pm
Maternal Health Initiative
The Woodrow Wilson Center International Center for Scholars and the Inter-American Foundation are pleased to present a half-day conference to share perspectives, experiences, and lessons regarding the best ways to promote gender equity and increase development effectiveness

African Ambassadors' Policy Roundtable II: The U.S. and Africa: Current and Future Relationships

April 18, 2007 // 7:30am10:00am
Africa Program
The Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars and joined the African Diplomatic Corps to host Washington- based African Ambassadors at a roundtable discussion held at the Wilson Center from 8:00 -10:00am on April 18th, 2007. The roundtable provided an in-depth overview of current and future US and Africa relationships.

African Ambassadors' Policy Roundtable I: An Overview of International Aid Facilities Available to African Countries

April 10, 2007 // 9:00am11:30am
Africa Program
The Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars and joined the African Diplomatic Corps to host Washington- based African Ambassadors at a roundtable discussion held at the Wilson Center from 9:00 -11:30am on April 10th, 2007. The roundtable provided an in-depth overview international aid facilities available to African Countries.

"Democracy at Work in the New Burundi" (CANCELLED)

April 05, 2007 // 9:00am11:00am
Africa Program
The partners of the Great Lakes Policy Forum cordially invite you to attend the 129th Great Lakes Policy Forum on "Democracy at Work in the New Burundi".

Nigeria: On the Eve of National Elections.

April 04, 2007 // 8:30am2:00pm
Africa Program
The Council on Foreign Relations invites you to the third of four conferences on Nigeria's 2007 elections, jointly sponsored by the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, the Center for Strategic and International Studies, the Council on Foreign Relations, the U.S. Institute of Peace, the African Studies Program at Johns Hopkins-SAIS and the African Studies Program at Northwestern University.
Webcast

Environment, Conflict, and Cooperation

April 03, 2007 // 3:30pm5:30pm
Environmental Change and Security Program
Better management of natural resources could pave a path for peace in war-torn societies, or, conversely, mismanagement could trigger a relapse back into conflict.

"Rwanda Revisited: Balancing Justice, Peace & Stability"

March 22, 2007 // 9:00am11:00am
Africa Program
The partners of the Great Lakes Policy Forum cordially invite you to attend the 128th Great Lakes Policy Forum on "Rwanda Revisited: Balancing Justice, Peace & Stability".
Webcast

China Exim Bank in Africa

March 22, 2007 // 9:00am11:00am
China Environment Forum
China's export credit and guarantee agencies—China Exim Bank in particular—have played an important role in fostering the rapid expansion of Chinese trade and investment in Africa.
Webcast

U.S. Energy Security and Oil Revenue Transparency

March 21, 2007 // 2:30pm6:00pm
Africa Program
The Africa Program, Global Witness, and the offices of Senator Richard Lugar (R-IN) and Senator Russ Feingold (D-WI) co-host a comprehensive program to explore the issue of oil revenue transparency and how it relates to U.S. energy security.

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