Events

Upcoming USIP Events

August 5, 2015
U.S. Institute of Peace
2301 Constitution Ave. NW
Washington, DC

Ambassador Dan Feldman, the U.S. Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan, will assess regional security issues and efforts to open peace talks with the Taliban in a presentation on August 5 at the U.S. Institute of Peace. Comments will also be provided by USIP Chairman of the Board of Directors, Stephen J. Hadley, and USIP’s Vice President for South and Central Asia, Dr. Andrew Wilder, and then the discussion will be opened up to the audience.

Recent Webcasts

Picturing Soft Power: Visual Arts in Peacebuilding
Picturing Soft Power: Visual Arts in Peacebuilding

Arts and culture can become powerful media for bolstering peacebuilding efforts and steering individuals towards nonviolent expression. USIP hosted on July 16, 2015 a special photography display and...

Pakistan’s Education Crisis in Context
Pakistan’s Education Crisis in Context

At the same time, literacy rates and primary school enrollment are falling. On June 9, the U.S. Institute of Peace hosted a discussion of these trends and others that contribute to extremist...

LGBTI Rights: Global Activism, U.S. Diplomacy
LGBTI Rights: Global Activism, U.S. Diplomacy

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Beyond Security: Why a U.S.-Tunisian Strategic Partnership Matters
Beyond Security: Why a U.S.-Tunisian Strategic Partnership Matters

The President of Tunisia, His Excellency Beji Caid Essebsi, gave remarks and took questions at the U.S. Institute of Peace on May 20, during his first visit to the United States since taking office...