Timing
The Role of Higher Education in Resolving Conflict and its Consequences

The Role of Higher Education in Resolving Conflict and its Consequences

Date: Tuesday, November 19, 2019 / Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

Join USIP and NAFSA: Association of International Educators as we explore best practices in peacebuilding shared by experts from the peacebuilding and international education communities. The event will examine ties between higher education and conflict resolution and consider innovative approaches for creating—and sustaining—more peaceful societies.

Education & Training

The 2019 Korea Global Forum

The 2019 Korea Global Forum

Date: Wednesday, November 20, 2019 / Time: 1:00pm - 4:15pm

Please join USIP, in partnership with the Sejong Institute and the South Korean Ministry of Unification, for a discussion with experts and practitioners from the United States and South Korea on the challenges and prospects of denuclearization, a peace regime, and a peace economy for the Korean Peninsula—as well as featured keynote remarks from the South Korean Minister of Unification Yeon-chul Kim.

Peace Processes; Conflict Analysis & Prevention; Economics & Environment

Recovering from ISIS: One Yazidi Family’s Journey

Recovering from ISIS: One Yazidi Family’s Journey

Date: Thursday, November 21, 2019 / Time: 3:00pm - 5:00pm

Join USIP, in partnership with the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany and the Kurdistan Regional Government Representation in the U.S., for a screening of the documentary “One Yazidi Family vs. ISIS.” The screening will be followed by a discussion of the film and the issues the Yazidi community continues to face, as well as the ways in which the international community can better assist Yazidis and other displaced communities so they can return to their homes with dignity.

Religion

The Afghan People Make Their Voices Heard

The Afghan People Make Their Voices Heard

Date: Tuesday, December 3, 2019 / Time: 10:00am - 11:30am

Join USIP as we host The Asia Foundation for the launch of their 15th Survey of the Afghan People. First commissioned in 2004, the annual survey provides an unmatched barometer of Afghan public opinion over time and serves as a unique resource for policymakers, the international community, the Afghan government, and the broader public in Afghanistan.

Peace Processes; Democracy & Governance; Electoral Violence