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Conflict, COVID and Compassion

Conflict, COVID and Compassion

Date: Tuesday, August 11, 2020 / Time: 11:30pm - 12:30am

As the world navigates the COVID-19 pandemic, rising conflict, and growing demands for justice, the need for individual, societal, and international compassion and resilience has never been more urgent. Please join His Holiness the Dalai Lama, USIP President and CEO Nancy Lindborg, and Generation Change Fellows for a virtual dialogue on this topic.

Youth

How ISIS Really Ends

How ISIS Really Ends

Date: Wednesday, August 12, 2020 / Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

Join USIP as we host CENTCOM Commander General Kenneth McKenzie and other experts for a discussion on the challenges of the post-ISIS landscape across Syria and Iraq, as well as the military’s role working alongside diplomacy and development to achieve the enduring defeat of ISIS and long-term stabilization.

Violent Extremism; Reconciliation; Conflict Analysis & Prevention

Drug Trafficking and Use in Libya and North Africa

Drug Trafficking and Use in Libya and North Africa

Date: Friday, August 14, 2020 / Time: 10:00am - 11:00am

Join USIP and the Global Initiative Against Transnational Organized Crime (GI-TOC) for a presentation of recently published research on drug issues in the region. USIP experts will discuss their research on drug trafficking and consumption in Libya, while GI-TOC experts will analyze trends in the Maghreb as a whole.

Justice, Security & Rule of Law