Asia Events

India: 21st Century Superpower

October 11, 2002 // 8:15am1:15pm
Asia Program
Lalit Mansingh, Ambassador of India to the United States; Walter Andersen, Chief, South Asia Division, Bureau of Intelligence and Research, Department of State; Teresita Schaffer, Director, South Asia Program, CSIS; Montek Ahluwalia, Director, Independent Evaluation Office, IMF; George Perkovich, Senior Associate, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace; Deepa Ollapally, Senior Fellow, Center for the Advanced Study of India, University of Pennsylvania; Karl Inderfurth, Professor of the Practice of International Affairs, Elliott School, George Washington University.Address by Ambassador Lalit Mansingh

Green Olympic Roundtable: Insights for Beijing 2008

October 08, 2002 // 12:00am
China Environment Forum

Japanese Democracy: Past and Present

October 07, 2002 // 3:00am5:00pm
Asia Program
John Dower, Professor of History, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Donald Robinson, Professor of Government, Smith College; Franziska Seraphim,professor of Japanese History, Boston College.Download Asia Program Special Report #109

Minorities and National Integration in China: The Cases of Tibet and Xinjiang

October 03, 2002 // 4:00pm7:00pm
Asia Program

Managing Coastal Waters in China

September 18, 2002 // 12:00am
China Environment Forum

Leadership Transition in China

September 17, 2002 // 2:00am5:45pm
Asia Program
Susan Shirk, Research Director, Institute on Global Conflict and Cooperation, University of California, San Diego; Richard Baum, Professor, University of California, Los Angeles; Lowell Dittmer, Professor, University of California, Berkeley; Cheng Li, Professor, Hamilton College, and Wilson Center Fellow; Lyman Miller, Research Fellow, Hoover Institute; David Shambaugh, Professor, George Washington University, and Wilson Center FellowDownload Asia Program Special Report #105

The Portuguese Legacy in Asia

September 13, 2002 // 3:00am4:30pm
Asia Program
Howard J. Wiarda, Senior Scholar, Wilson Center, and Professor of International Politics, University of Massachusetts at Amherst

Taking Pakistan into the 21st Century

July 24, 2002 // 12:00am
Asia Program
On July 24, 2002, the Asia Program and the Pakistan America Institute sponsored a full day conference on the myriad economic and political challenges facing Pakistan. More than a dozen experts from Pakistan and the United States convened to present their analyses of Pakistan's domestic situation, and to discuss their ideas on the need for systemic reform in Pakistan.

Trials and Challenges in Sri Lanka: Terrorism and Peace

July 23, 2002 // 2:30pm3:30pm
Asia Program
A Director's Forum with His Excellency Ranil WickremesinghePrime Minister, Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka

Indonesia: Russia with Sunshine?

July 18, 2002 // 4:00pm5:30pm
Asia Program
Recently returned from serving as U.S. Consul General in Surabaya, Robert Pollard discussed(in off-the-record remarks) Indonesia's transition to democracy and the problematic experiment of introducing pluralism at both the federal and local levels. During his tenure, his consulate—which covers Indonesia's eastern half—reported regularly on such issues as democracy, elections, internal security issues, and political Islam. He is thus uniquely qualified to offer an American perspective on Indonesia's opportunities and challenges.

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