- Apr 16, 2015
Looking Forward: A Holistic Strategy for Iraq
H.E. Dr. Haider Al-Abadi
Prime Minister of the Republic of Iraq
- Mar 12, 2015
Every generation or so, experts debate whether we need to do more to control the technologies that can be used to make fissile material for nuclear weapons or for peaceful nuclear energy.
- Mar 11, 2015
Please join us for a discussion with CAPT Schweizer as he delivers a basic overview of 21st century undersea special operations. He will discuss the current and future capabilities of special operations in the challenging environment of the maritime realm.
- Mar 6, 2015
The Islamic State has been viewed, variously, as a collection of nihilistic psychopaths and as a direct descendant of Al Qaeda that shares the parent organization's strategy and goals. Scrutiny of the group's statements, as well as conversations with its overseas supporters, suggest both impressions are dangerously misleading.
- Mar 4, 2015
Join Dr. Munqith Dagher who will present findings from a major public opinion project on Arab public opinions towards terrorism and terrorist organizations conducted throughout Iraq, Syria, Jordan, Yemen, and Libya.
- Mar 2, 2015
In this Careers in Development session, Herbie Smith and Tamra Halmrast-Sanchez will discuss their experiences working with the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) overseas and the specific challenges faced in Yemen. They will offer advice to young professionals who may be considering work in conflict-affected states as well as offer insight on the future of international development work.*
- Dec 15, 2014
The Arab uprisings of 2011 created unexpected opportunities for religious radicals. Although many inside and outside the region initially saw the uprisings as liberal triumphs, illiberal forces have benefited disproportionately.