Past Events

Second Workshop on German-American Relations

March 10, 2005 // 11:00pm
Global Europe Program
This workshop brought together American and German experts and policymakers for three sessions focusing on domestic politics in the two countries, foreign policy issues in the Middle East and the Gulf region, issues of German-American concern relating to trade, developmental assistance, and the environment, and an assessment of the future prospects for improved German-American relations.

Live Webcast: Intelligence Reform in the 109th Congress

March 10, 2005 // 11:00am12:00pm
A Director's Forum with the Honorable Pat Roberts, Chairman, Senate Select Committee on Intelligence. Video of this event is now available.

Local Governance and the Creation of Spaces for Civic Action

March 10, 2005 // 8:00am1:00pm
Latin American Program
Join us for a discussion of an Inter-American Foundation-funded study of local governance and the creation of public spaces for citizen action. Presenters will discuss examples of grassroots participation in Peru, Ecuador, and Brazil.

Environmental Film Festival Screening: Thirsty Planet

March 09, 2005 // 11:00pm
Environmental Change and Security Program
The first two episodes of the six-part series, Thirsty Planet, examine the world's water crisis.
Webcast

Decentralization and Democracy in Indonesia and Vietnam

March 09, 2005 // 2:30pm4:00pm
Asia Program
Alasdair Bowie, Wilson Center Fellow and Associate-Professor of Political Science, George Washington University; Commentator: David Timberman, Advisor, Democracy, Governance and Conflict Programs, U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Video of this event is now available at Event Summary.

The Dynamics of Democratization: Civil Society in East Europe, 1996-2002

March 09, 2005 // 11:00am12:00pm
Global Europe Program
Christian Haerpfer, Reader in the Department of Politics, University of Aberdeen and 2004-2005 Wilson Center Fellow

Lebanon's Red Rose Revolution

March 09, 2005 // 11:00am12:00pm
Middle East Program
Adib Farha

A Leading Social and Political Activist Reflects on the New South Africa

March 09, 2005 // 8:30am10:00am
Africa Program
A Roundtable discussion with one of South Africa's most passionate and articulate voices. Described by Nelson Mandela as "his favorite opposition politician," Patricia De Lille has made a substantial mark on South African political life – first as a trade unionist, then as one of the nation's most forceful voices of liberation, and most recently, as a member of parliament. Download the full text of her statement.

A Work in Progress Talk: Brazil and the Cuban Missile Crisis

March 09, 2005 // 3:00am4:30pm
Cold War International History Project
Featuring: James Hershberg, George Washington UniversityCommentary by: Peter Kornbluh, National Security Archive

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