International Security Studies
The 2006 Ion Ratiu Democracy Lecture: Are There Democracy Lessons Arabs Can Learn From Eastern Europe?
November 30, 2006 // 3:30pm — 5:00pm
Dr. Saad Ibrahim, professor at the American University in Cairo and the recipient of the 2006 Ion Ratiu Democracy Award delivered the 2nd annual Ion Ratiu Democracy Lecture key-note address: Are There Democracy Lessons Arabs Can Learn From Eastern Europe? Introductory remarks were provided by Ambassador Akbar Ahmed.
November 14, 2006 // 2:30pm — 4:30pm
Foreign Policy magazine recently designated the Strait of Malacca as one of the world's five top global chokepoints. This narrow waterway, which divides Indonesia's Sumatra Island and western Malaysia, is a hub of global trade, including large percentages of Northeast Asia's oil and liquid natural gas. There is concern, however, that piracy and terrorism may jeopardize the safe transport of these energy needs.
November 02, 2006 // 3:00pm — 5:00pm
Jeffrey Goldberg, Washington correspondent of The New Yorker and author of the book Prisoners: A Muslim & A Jew Across the Middle East Divide
October 30, 2006 // 11:00am — 12:30pm
with Steven Simon, Hasib J. Sabbagh Senior Fellow for Middle Eastern Studies, Council on Foreign Relations
September 18, 2006 // 12:00pm — 1:00pm
with James E. Goodby, former U.S. ambassador and Public Policy Scholar, Woodrow Wilson Center; Research Affiliate, Program in Science, Technology, and Society, MIT; Nonresident Senior Fellow, Center for Northeast Asian Policy Studies, Brookings Institution
September 14, 2006 // 12:00pm — 1:30pm
Shahram Chubin, Director of Studies at the Geneva Centre for Security Policy
September 12, 2006 // 12:00pm — 1:00pm
with Alex Danchev, Professor, School of Politics and International Relations, University of Nottingham
September 07, 2006 // 4:00pm — 5:00pm
with Bruce Hoffman, Professor, Security Studies Program, Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University, author of Inside Terrorism (revised and expanded edition
June 20, 2006 // 12:00pm — 1:30pm
with Dennis Pluchinsky, former senior intelligence analyst, Diplomatic Security Service, U.S. Department of State
Stabilization and Reconstruction Operations in Post-Conflict and Crisis Zones: The Challenges of Military and Civilian Cooperation
June 07, 2006 // 8:30am — 12:00pm
The Woodrow Wilson Center hosted a conference about the challenges of fostering effective cooperation between military and civilian actors in stabilization and reconstruction operations.