Middle East and North Africa Events

Live Webcast: Iraq Before the January 2005 Elections

December 06, 2004 // 12:30pm2:00pm
Middle East Program
A presentation with three Iraqi Ministers:Mamu Farhan Othman, Minister of State for Civil Society; Louei Hatim Sultan al-Aris, Minister of Transportation; Nesreen Mustafa Berwari, Minister of Public Works. Co-sponsored with the Joseph and Alma Gildenhorn Middle East Forum & the Conflict Prevention Project

Iran After 25 Years of Revolution: A Retrospective and a Look Ahead

November 16, 2004 // 8:00am3:45pm
Middle East Program
This event was cosponsored with National Defense University's Institute for National Strategic Studies.

Women and Politics in Yemen

November 15, 2004 // 11:00am12:00pm
Middle East Program
Heba El-Shazli, Regional Program Director/The Middle East,The Solidarity Center, AFL-CIO; Robin Madrid, Resident Director, National Democratic Institute - Yemen

Guns and Governance: Warlords in Afghanistan's Future

November 10, 2004 // 11:00am1:00pm
Middle East Program
Olivier Roy, Research Director, French National Center for Scientific Research; Barnett Rubin, Director of Studies/Senior Fellow, Center on International Cooperation, New York University; Radek Sikorski, Resident Fellow and Executive Director of the New Atlantic Initiative, American Enterprise Institute. Moderator: Ambassador Peter Tomsen, former United States Special Envoy on Afghanistan
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Live Webcast: Workshop on Iran's Nuclear Program

November 09, 2004 // 7:30am3:00pm
Middle East Program
Participants included: David Albright, President, Institute for Science and International Security; Shahram Chubin, Director of Research, Geneva Centre for Security Policy; Larry Diamond, Senior Fellow, Hoover Institution (chair); Robert Einhorn, Senior Adviser, International Security Program, Center for Strategic and International Studies; Haleh Esfandiari, Director, Middle East Program, Woodrow Wilson Center (chair); Geoffrey Kemp, Director of Regional Strategic Programs, The Nixon Center; Robert Litwak, Director, Division of International Studies, Woodrow Wilson Center (chair); Michael McFaul, Senior Fellow, Hoover Institution (commentator); Najmeddin Meshkati, Professor of Engineering, University of Southern California; Abbas Milani, Research Fellow, Hoover Institution & Visiting Professor of Political Science, Stanford University; andHenry Sokolski, Executive Director, Nonproliferation Policy Education Center.

Book Launch - The Case for Islamo-Christian Civilization

November 08, 2004 // 11:00am12:00pm
Middle East Program
Richard Bulliet, Professor of History, Columbia University

Islam, Gender, and Reproductive Health: Part 3 of 6

November 04, 2004 // 11:00pm
Environmental Change and Security Program
At the third meeting in the Islam, Gender, and Reproductive Health series, Dr. Gruenbaum discusses community-based efforts to change attitudes toward female genital cutting in Sudan, and Dr. Inhorn focuses on the impact of Islamic teachings on the spread of infertility technologies.

Live Webcast--Joseph and Alma Gildenhorn Middle East Forum: The Strategic Challenges Facing Israel in the Region

October 21, 2004 // 11:00am12:00pm
Middle East Program
with H.E. Daniel Ayalon, Ambassador of Israel to the United States. This event will be webcast.

Role of International NGOs in Disaster Management: Focus on Challenges and Opportunities in Bam

October 18, 2004 // 12:00pm1:00pm
Middle East Program
Baquer Namazi, Director, Hamyaran NGO, Tehran, Iran

Book Launch: Islam In Russia: The Politics of Identity and Security

October 13, 2004 // 12:00pm1:00pm
Middle East Program
Shireen Hunter, Director, Islam Program, Center for Strategic and International Studies

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