- Sep 14, 2015 | 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Many countries in Sub-Saharan Africa suffer from a severe shortage of school provision, with more than 20 million children lacking a secondary education, over half of whom are girls. Compared to 65 percent of children in developing countries worldwide, only 30 percent of African children are enrolled in secondary school programs.
- Sep 9, 2015 | 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Mr. Natsios will speak about international development and the key issues that will define U.S. foreign assistance going forward, including democracy and governance, the risk of global pandemics, and food security. He will share first-hand accounts of his experience working with the U.S. Government, religious organizations, and universities.
- Jul 14, 2015
The Center for Strategic and International Studies cordially invites you to a Statesmen's Forum featuring
H.E. Daniel Mitov
Foreign Minister of the Republic of Bulgaria
- Jun 29, 2015
The CSIS Americas Program and El País will host a live edition of Club de Prensa -- the premier forum on today's most urgent issues with leading experts from the Americas. During this televised event, speakers will discuss this week's visit by Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff to Washington, D.C. To what extent will this visit set the tone for a revitalized bilateral relationship?Defense and Security, International Security, Economic Development and Reconstruction, Food and Water, Energy and Climate Change, Alternative Energy, Security and Climate Change, Global Health, Human Rights, Technology, Trade and Economics, Global Trends and Forecasting, Governance, Development Policy, Global Prosperity
- Jun 23, 2015
The CSIS Sumitro Chair for Southeast Asia Studies is pleased to invite you to hear remarks from The Honorable Patrick Leahy, U.S. Senator of Vermont and ranking minority member of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on State and Foreign Relations . Senator Leahy will address the strategic importance of the United States working to address war legacies in Vietnam, specifically unexploded ordnance and Agent Orange, in the context of the U.S. rebalance toward the Asia-Pacific region.
- Jun 17, 2015
The CSIS Sumitro Chair for Southeast Asia Studies is pleased to invite you for a panel discussion analyzing the refugee crisis in Southeast Asia, the reasons for the refugee departures, the responses of neighboring countries and the international community, and exploring possible solutions.
- May 20, 2015
Celebrating its 100th anniversary in 2015, the Panama Canal is more relevant than ever. Nearly 14,000 vessels transit the Canal annually from 144 maritime routes connecting 160 countries and reaching some 1,700 ports around the world with safe, reliable, and efficient service.
- May 20, 2015
Please join us for a discussion with Melinda Gates, Co-Chair & Trustee of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. Along with Bill Gates, she sets the foundation's overall direction and shapes and approves the organization's strategies. She has been recognized globally for her philanthropic work and efforts to improve the lives of women and girls worldwide.
- Apr 16, 2015
Looking Forward: A Holistic Strategy for Iraq
H.E. Dr. Haider Al-Abadi
Prime Minister of the Republic of Iraq