Past Events

International Lessons from Northern Ireland

March 17, 2004 // 3:00pm4:30pm
Global Europe Program
Speakers: Peter Robinson—MP, Deputy Leader, Democratic Unionist Party, Northern Ireland; Nigel Dodds—MP, Party Secretary, Democratic Unionist Party; Jeffrey Donaldson—MP; Jim Allister—DUP candidate for European Parliament

The "Creativity Problem" and the Future of the Japanese Workforce

March 17, 2004 // 2:30pm4:30pm
Asia Program
Misao Hayakawa,Professor of Education, Nagoya University; Gerald Hane,Founding General Partner, Q-Paradigm and Former Head of International Strategy, White House Office of Science and Technology Policy; Akiko Hashimoto, Associate Professor of Sociology and Asian Studies, University of Pittsburgh. Commentator: Anne Imamura,Area Studies Division Director, Foreign Service Institute. Click here to read Special Report #121.

Film Screening: Technology of Evil (81 minutes)

March 17, 2004 // 11:00am1:00pm
Global Europe Program
A documentary about the Communist government's attempts to ethnically cleanse the Turkish minority in pre-1989 Bulgaria. Screening will be followed by discussion with Tatiana Vaksberg, Director and Wilson Center Public Policy Scholar.

Congress and Tax Policy

March 16, 2004 // 2:00pm4:00pm
Congress Project
with Bill Dauster, Deputy Staff Director and General Counsel for the Democrats on the Senate Finance Committee; Mark A. Prater Chief Tax Counsel for the Senate Finance Committee under Chairman Charles Grassley (R-Ia.); Julian Zelizer, State University of New York, Albany; and Martin Vaughan, Congress Daily

Priorities in U.S. Policy Following the Russian Presidential Elections

March 15, 2004 // 11:00am12:00pm
Kennan Institute
Celeste Wallander, Director, Russia and Eurasia Program, Center for Strategic and International Studies, Washington, D.C.

An Analysis of the 7th Parliamentary Elections in Iran

March 15, 2004 // 11:00am12:30pm
Middle East Program
Siamak Namazi, Managing Director, Atieh Bahar Consulting, Tehran, Iran

Sexual Violence in the Democratic Republic of Congo

March 12, 2004 // 12:00pm1:30pm
Africa Program
A Roundtable Discussion with a team of researchers currently in the United States to promote the preliminary findings of research carried out jointly by International Alert and its Congolese partner organizations on the causes and consequences of sexual violence against women and girls in the South Kivu region of the DRC.

Leaders from Iraq Discuss What Comes Next

March 12, 2004 // 8:00am9:30am
Project on Leadership and Building State Capacity
Rajaa Habib Khuzai, Iraqi Governing Council; Wisal Said and Eman Alwan, Iraqi Ministry of Foreign Affairs; Amal Ma'malchi,Nominee for Iraqi Deputy Minister of Higher Education; Ala Talabani and Zainab Al-Suwajj, Co-Founders, Iraqi Women's Higher Council

Book Launch--An Honest Writer: The Life and Times of James T. Farrell

March 11, 2004 // 3:00pm5:00pm
Discussion with author Bob Landers, Senior Editor, The Wilson Quarterly

Challenges Facing the Arab World: Reform, Iraq and the Peace Process

March 11, 2004 // 11:30am12:30pm
Middle East Program
A Director's Forum with H.E. Marwan Jamil Muasher, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Jordan

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