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A New Approach to Preventing Extremism in Fragile States

A New Approach to Preventing Extremism in Fragile States

Date: Tuesday, April 23, 2019 / Time: 9:30am - 12:45pm

Since 9/11, the United States has successfully prevented another mass-casualty attack on its soil. But despite trillions of dollars spent and tens of thousands of lives lost, terrorism is spreading. We need to adopt a new prevention paradigm, one that not only to responds to terrorism but also prevents the underlying causes of extremism and violence in fragile states.

Fragility & Resilience; Conflict Analysis & Prevention; Violent Extremism

Instability and Opportunity in North Africa

Instability and Opportunity in North Africa

Date: Wednesday, May 1, 2019 / Time: 2:00pm - 3:30pm

Join USIP for a conversation with the Tunisian Minister of Defense Abdelkrim Zbidi, where we will discuss the dynamics of North Africa and how the U.S. and Tunisia are working together to promote regional security. The event will look at the risks of continued upheaval, as well as how the current uncertainty opens the door for democratic reform that was not possible in pre-2011 North Africa.  

Global Policy

China’s Role in North Korea Nuclear and Peace Negotiations

China’s Role in North Korea Nuclear and Peace Negotiations

Date: Monday, May 6, 2019 / Time: 1:30pm - 3:00pm

USIP’s China-North Korea Senior Study Group convened over several months to consider how Washington can best engage Beijing to advance progress on denuclearization and peace on the Korean Peninsula. Join the co-chairs and members of the group at USIP to discuss the main findings from their final report, which is the second in USIP’s China Senior Study Group Series examining Beijing’s influence on conflict dynamics around the world.

Conflict Analysis & Prevention; Mediation, Negotiation & Dialogue