- Oct 22, 2014 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
China on the Ground in Latin America, tells the story of the fundamental changes in the nature of PRC engagement with Latin America and the Caribbean since 2009 as Chinese companies have begun to operate in the region. The book analyzes Chinese commercial activities across sectors from petroleum, mining, and agriculture to manufacturing, construction, and other services, and analyzes how this new physical presence is creating challenges for Chinese businesses, ranging from security concerns, to winning projects, to dealing with local laborers, communities, indigenous groups, and environmentalists.Defense and Security, International Security, Homeland Security, Economic Development and Reconstruction, Demography, Energy and Climate Change, Markets and Trends, Security and Climate Change, Global Health, Human Rights, Technology, Trade and Economics, Global Trends and Forecasting, Global Strategy, Regional Analysis, Governance, Development Policy, Global Prosperity, Global Health Diplomacy
- Mar 17, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
The Pacific Forum CSIS will be celebrating its 40th anniversary and hosting its annual Board of Governors fundraising dinner on Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at the oceanfront Sheraton Waikiki from 7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. The featured dinner speaker will be Richard L. Armitage, president of Armitage International and former US Deputy Secretary of State.