America, the Arab World, and the Arab-Israeli Conflict

May 01, 2007 // 1:00pm2:30pm
Samuel W. Lewis, Former U.S. Ambassador to Israel, Aaron David Miller, Public Policy Scholar, Woodrow Wilson Center, and Shibley Telhami, Anwar Sadat Professor for Peace and Development, University of Maryland and non-resident Senior Fellow, Saban Center for Middle East Policy, Brookings Institution

CANCELLEDA Call for Winning the Peace

May 01, 2007 // 10:00am11:00am
A Director's Forum with His Royal Highness Prince El Hassan Bin Talal of Jordan

Wither the Cedar Revolution: Two Lebanese Deputies Give Their Views

April 30, 2007 // 12:00pm1:00pm
Speakers: Ibrahim Y. Kanaan, Deputy in the Lebanese Parliament and Member of the Reform and Change Bloc,andGhassan E. Moukheiber, Deputy in the Lebanese Parliament and Member of the Reform and Change Bloc

CANCELLED The Security Agenda of Azerbaijan: Dealing with Regional Uncertainty and Energy Politics

April 24, 2007 // 9:00am10:30am
Araz Azimov, Deputy Foreign Minister of the Republic of Azerbaijan

Book Launch: Son of the Cypresses: Memories, Reflections, and Regrets from a Political Life

April 18, 2007 // 12:00pm1:00pm
Meron Benvenisti, Author, former Deputy Mayor of Jerusalem, and former Woodrow Wilson Center Fellow.

Revisiting Syrian-Lebanese Relations: A political economy perspective

April 12, 2007 // 1:00pm2:30pm
Elizabeth Picard, Director of Research, Institut de Recherches et d'Études sur le Monde Arabe et Musulman, Aix-en-Provence, France and Woodrow Wilson Center Public Policy Scholar; Commentators: Steven Heydemann, Director, Center for Democracy and Civil Society, and Research Associate Professor at Georgetown University and Mona Yacoubian, Consultant and special adviser to the Muslim World Initiative at the United States Institute of Peace

Lebanon: Threshold for Regional Stability

February 08, 2007 // 11:00am12:00pm
A Director's Forum with His Excellency Amine Gemayel, Former President of Lebanon

The Rise of the Shiites and its Implications for the Middle East

January 18, 2007 // 11:00am12:00pm
Yitzhak Nakash, 2006-2007 Carnegie Corporation Scholar and former Woodrow Wilson Center Fellow

The 2006 Ion Ratiu Democracy Lecture: Are There Democracy Lessons Arabs Can Learn From Eastern Europe?

November 30, 2006 // 3:30pm5:00pm
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.


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