United States Events
March 20, 2007 // 12:00pm — 2:00pm
Environmental Change and Security Program
ECSP hosts a screening and discussion of Maquilapolis: City of Factories. The film travels to Tijuana, Mexico, where Lourdes, Yesenia, and Carmen are three of many women fighting for better wages and conditions that will not irreparably harm the environment in which they live.
Hungarian Refugee Students in the United States, 1956-1958 and the Response of the American Higher Education Community
January 31, 2007 // 11:00am — 12:00pm
Christopher Medalis, Director, European Office, Institute for International Education
September 21, 2006 // 9:00am — 11:00am
United States Studies
An astounding seventy-five percent of American residences are still at risk of one or more natural disasters. Experts discuss federal disaster mitigation policy.
September 19, 2006 // 10:00am — 11:30am
Professor Soli Ozel, Bilgi University (Turkey) and Southeast Europe Policy Scholar
May 19, 2006 // 9:00am — 2:00pm
The Wilson Center's Canada Institute and Environmental Change and Security Program host a two-day conference in partnership with the University of New Hampshire to examine the rapidly evolving North American debate on climate change politics.
May 18, 2006 // 1:00pm — 5:30pm
The Wilson Center's Canada Institute and ECSP host a two-day conference in partnership with the University of New Hampshire to examine the rapidly evolving North American debate on climate change politics.
By Webcast - Immigration, Integration, and Identity: Managing Diverse Societies in Europe and the U.S.
May 15, 2006 // 9:00am — 3:25pm
Hosted on Capitol Hill by the Embassy of the Republic of Austria to the United States on Behalf of the Austrian Presidency of the Council of the European Union and the Member States; The Delegation of the European Commission in the United States; Center for Transatlantic Relations, The Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies, The Johns Hopkins University; American Consortium on European Union Studies, EU Center of Excellence Washington D.C.; and The Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars
March 30, 2006 // 1:00pm — 2:30pm
Ian Lesser, Public Policy Scholar, Southeast Europe Project
Disjunction in Perspectives on World Order: Why Do Europe and the United States Find It So Difficult to Cooperate on Non-European Issues?
March 28, 2006 // 3:00pm — 4:30pm
With Helga Haftendorn, Professor Emerita of International Relations and former Director of Center on Transatlantic Foreign and Security Policy Studies, Free University of Berlin
December 12, 2005 // 11:00pm
United States Studies
The Wilson Center brings together four public health historians to discuss the "politics of disease" – the social and moral factors that have influenced the U.S. public policy responses to epidemics – as well as to suggest lessons for better preparedness in future epidemics.