USIP Prevention Newsletter - March 2011

Published: 
March 1, 2011

The bimonthly Prevention Newsletter provides highlights of the Institute's conceptual and region specific work aimed at helping to prevent conflicts in Africa, the Middle East, South and Northeast Asia, and the special project on genocide prevention. It also provides Over the Horizon thinking on trends in different regions, as well as information about events, working groups and publications.

In this Issue

  • SPOTLIGHT on Transitions in the Middle East: It is early to draw conclusions from the momentous events that have rocked the political order in parts of the Arab world. Whether democratization becomes a vehicle of intensified conflict, or advances reconciliation, negotiation and peaceful transition remains to be seen.
  • HIGHLIGHTS:
    • U.S.-Pakistan Diplomatic Row 
    • The inter-Korean Dialogue 
    • Iran's Nuclear Program  
    • The United Nations Special Tribunal for Lebanon
    • The Responsibility to Protect
    • The Worldwide Threat Assessment of the U.S. Intelligence Community
    • The Political Stalemate in Côte D'Ivoire
    • Upcoming Elections in Nigeria

About This Newsletter

The bimonthly Prevention Newsletter provides highlights of USIP's conceptual work and region specific work aimed at helping to prevent conflicts in Africa, the Middle East, South and Northeast Asia, and the special project on genocide prevention. It also provides Over the Horizon thinking on trends in different regions, as well as events, working groups and publications. Every Newsletter will spotlight a single country, conflict, or event, and include short highlights of all regions and issues covered by the Center. | Sign up to receive the bi-monthly newsletter via e-mail

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