Past Events

A Closer Walk: A Film about AIDS and the World

April 30, 2003 // 4:00pm6:00pm
Environmental Change and Security Program
Featuring Robert Bilheimer, writer, producer, and director of A Closer Walk andHelene Gayle, Director of HIV, TB, and Reproductive Health, The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

Containing Ethnic Conflict:
A Mediator's Efforts in Yugoslavia, 1991-1996

April 30, 2003 // 12:00pm1:30pm
Global Europe Program
Geert-Hinrich Ahrens, Ambassador, Former Head of the OSCE Presence in Albania, and Wilson Center Fellow

The Future of the Parti Québécois and the Sovereignty Movement in Quebec - A Roundtable Discussion with Daniel Turp

April 29, 2003 // 12:00pm1:30pm
Canada Institute
Daniel Turp addressed the topic of the Parti Québécois and the Sovereignty Movement in Quebec, particularly what the election of the federalist Québec Liberal Party means to the future of the sovereignty movement and to the political party which represents it.

The War on Terror and Flight from History: Russian-Chechen Relations

April 28, 2003 // 12:00pm1:00pm
Kennan Institute
Austin Jersild, Associate Professor, Department of History, Old Dominion University and former Title VIII-Supported Research Scholar, Kennan Institute

Lives and Consequences: The Local Impact of the Cold War

April 25, 2003 // 12:00am
Cold War International History Project
The International Security Studies Program at Yale University and the Cold War International History Project team up for a conference on diplomatic history from a local perspective. The conference will analyze and discuss ways in which localities experienced the Cold War and communities influenced the conflict's larger actors.

Film: Afghanistan Unveiled

April 24, 2003 // 4:15pm6:00pm
Asia Program
Co-sponsored with the Asia Foundation, this documentary marks the culmination of a groundbreaking training program for Afghan women journalists.

The New Old World: Achieving Its Potential

April 24, 2003 // 8:00am10:00am
Program on America and the Global Economy
Martha Farnsworth Riche PrincipalFarnsworth Riche AssociatesDavid WalkerComptroller General of the United StatesJohn ParkerWashington Bureau ChiefThe Economist

The Second Front: Fighting Terrorism in Southeast Asia

April 23, 2003 // 3:00pm5:00pm
Asia Program
Carolina Hernandez, professor, Institute for Strategic and Development Studies, Philippines; Sheldon Simon, professor, Arizona State University; Angel Rabasa, senior policy analyst, RAND; Larry Niksch, Congressional Research Service.Download Special Report #112

Five Simple Rules for Starting Your Own Country

April 23, 2003 // 12:00pm1:00pm
Global Europe Program
Ann Robertson, Managing Editor, Problems of Post-Communism and Title VIII multiple EES grant recipient

Air Pollution Challenges in Rural China

April 23, 2003 // 12:00am
China Environment Forum

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