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Thu, 01 Dec 2016 15:03:33 -0500
In many countries, women are well-positioned to detect early signs of radicalization because their rights and physical integrity are often the first targets of extremists. In addition, they are well-placed to challenge extremist narratives in homes, schools, and communities. This session will address strategies to counter violent extremism by capitalizing on the contributions of women.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 15:01:19 -0500
This session will examine the devastating use of sexual violence against civilians by armed factions and extremist groups. Research shows that postconflict societies more effectively recover and rebuild when women participate in reconstruction efforts and their experiences in conflictincluding wartime sexual violence—are addressed. Responding to conflict-related sexual violence includes promoting justice and accountability, training security forces in protection measures, investing in services for survivors, and including women in developing solutions to the factors that place them at risk.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 14:58:08 -0500
State fragility poses a significant threat to international security, contributing to conflict onset and relapse, the global refugee crisis, the expansion of extremist groups, and public health emergencies like the Ebola epidemic.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 12:00:24 -0500
Edward Alden discusses how the past four decades of U.S. trade and economic policy left many Americans behind in the global economy, and what the next administration might do to address this trend.
Mon, 28 Nov 2016 13:50:33 -0500
Robert Greifeld discusses how the recent and upcoming elections in France, Germany, and the United States might affect trade, markets, and the future of globalization.
Tue, 22 Nov 2016 15:03:50 -0500
Experts discuss how the United States can better prepare for and protect the homeland with the growing threat of ISIS inspired terrorist attacks on U.S. soil.
Fri, 18 Nov 2016 15:24:23 -0500
Experts discuss the future of U.S. trade policy in light of the recent election of Donald Trump to the U.S. presidency.
Thu, 17 Nov 2016 14:00:10 -0500
Susan Kaufman Purcell discusses the future of U.S.-Cuba relations.
Wed, 16 Nov 2016 13:03:08 -0500
Peace Corps Director Carrie Hessler-Radelet and IBM's Stanley Litow discuss corporate efforts to tackle global challenges and public-private partnerships.
Wed, 16 Nov 2016 12:45:56 -0500
This symposium will convene policymakers, business executives, and other opinion leaders for a candid analysis of online privacy, with a particular focus on the United States, the U.S.-European Union relationship, and big data.
Wed, 16 Nov 2016 11:15:24 -0500
Experts examine risk to privacy in a big data world, whether our notions of privacy should change, and whether the benefits of big data collection outweigh the privacy consequences.
Wed, 16 Nov 2016 10:00:09 -0500
Experts present views on privacy in the European Union and the United States and identify areas of agreement and potential cooperation.
Wed, 16 Nov 2016 08:30:03 -0500
Experts provide an overview of the debate in the United States over online privacy.
Mon, 07 Nov 2016 15:58:26 -0500
Former White House chiefs of staff discuss the challenges facing the incoming administration as it enters the White House, as well lessons learned from the three previous U.S. presidential transitions.
Mon, 07 Nov 2016 15:55:05 -0500
Experts discuss the upcoming Brexit negotiations, the various settlement options, and the future relationship between Great Britain and the European Union.
Mon, 07 Nov 2016 15:52:01 -0500
Stanley Fischer discusses monetary policy, inflation rates, growth, and the Federal Reserve's outlook on the future of the U.S. economy.
Mon, 07 Nov 2016 15:49:55 -0500
Representative Adam Smith (D-WA) shares his outlook on Congress and U.S. foreign policy priorities for the next administration.
Mon, 07 Nov 2016 15:46:47 -0500
Experts consider the economic effects of artificial intelligence.
Mon, 07 Nov 2016 15:44:47 -0500
Robert A. McDonald reflects on his time in office as well as his views on the challenges and priorities for veterans affairs under the new U.S. administration.
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 17:14:13 -0400
Charles Evans discusses U.S. economic performance since the 2008 recession, long-term implications for monetary policy, and Federal Reserve strategies for growth.
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 14:08:31 -0400
Famous Chinese dissident artist Ai Weiwei discusses art, politics, human rights, and China's future.
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 14:04:18 -0400
Deputy Secretary Elizabeth Sherwood-Randall provides her perspective on the changing definition of energy security and the role of innovation in ensuring America’s energy future.
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 13:59:31 -0400
Greg Hayes provides his perspective on trade, globalization, and the development of a competitive and educated workforce in an evolving global economy.
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 14:00:51 -0400
Adam Mount and Scott A. Snyder discuss the threat of North Korea's accelerating nuclear program and offer policy recommendations for stability in Northeast Asia.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 16:00:46 -0400
Daisy Khan discusses community efforts to combat extremism and Islamophobia in the United States.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 11:19:18 -0400
Experts discuss U.S. policy options toward Venezuela in response to food and medicine shortages, soaring crime rates, declining oil production, and a government crackdown on the opposition.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 11:17:01 -0400
James Clapper reflects on lessons learned over his six years as Director of National Intelligence and discusses critical intelligence concerns facing the next U.S. president.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 10:00:44 -0400
Edward Glaeser, Fred and Eleanor Glimp Professor of Economics at Harvard University, discusses poor world megacities, the reasons their growth differs from previous patterns of urbanization, and the implications for their residents and the world at large as part of the Global Health, Economics, and Development Roundtable Series.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 11:13:15 -0400
Experts discuss the current state of relations between the United States and Russia.
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 14:54:43 -0400
Robert Kahn and Sebastian Mallaby discuss the recent decline in value of the British pound, the tie-in to Brexit, and the wider economic implications.