Events

Upcoming USIP Events

March 6, 2015
U.S. Institute of Peace
2301 Constitution Ave. NW
Washington, DC

In celebration of International Women's Day, the U.S. Institute of Peace invites you to meet 12 women civil society leaders from India, Indonesia, Kenya, Nigeria, Pakistan and Tanzania on Friday, March 6.

March 6, 2015
U.S. Institute of Peace
2301 Constitution Ave. NW
Washington, DC

People worldwide have been stirred by the dramatic images of “people power” movements calling for democracy and economic justice. The U.S. Institute of Peace invites you to a panel discussion on Friday, March 6, on strategies for governments and non-government supporters to lend backing to movements for social change.

March 9, 2015
U.S. Institute of Peace
2301 Constitution Ave. NW
Washington, DC

Discussions about how to resolve the conflict in Ukraine too often occur with limited knowledge of the views of Ukrainians, and yet they will be key to determining whether any particular resolution can last. Should the war-torn East have autonomy? Should Ukraine move toward the EU and NATO or closer to Russia? Should the U.S. provide weapons to the Kyiv government? Learn the results of a new, comprehensive survey of Ukrainians, including those in the East, and join a discussion of the findings on Monday, March 9, at the U.S. Institute of Peace.

Recent Webcasts

Tackling Corruption in the Midst of War: Can Ukraine Change the Equation?
Tackling Corruption in the Midst of War: Can Ukraine Change the Equation?

The Ukrainian government has pledged to undertake a major campaign to root out corruption. But a year after the departure of former President Yanukovych, the pace of reform continues to drag.  USIP...

Senator Feingold: Final Speech as U.S. Special Envoy to the DRC
Senator Feingold: Final Speech as U.S. Special Envoy to the DRC

On February 24 Senator Russell Feingold, the U.S. special envoy working to stabilize Africa’s Great Lakes region, spoke at the U.S. Institute of Peace following his visit to the Democratic Republic...

Pakistan’s Interior Minister on New Plans to Counter Terrorism
Pakistan’s Interior Minister on New Plans to Counter Terrorism

The devastating attack on the Peshawar Army Public School in December spurred Pakistan’s government, led by the Ministry of the Interior, to draft a 20-point National Action Plan against terrorism....

Repairing the India-Pakistan Rift
Repairing the India-Pakistan Rift

Pakistan’s expression of alarm at President Obama’s recent visit to India became another example of how relations between the two South Asian nations have turned increasingly sour in the past year....