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Nonviolent Action and Minority Inclusion

Nonviolent Action and Minority Inclusion

Date: Tuesday, May 11, 2021 / Time: 10:00am - 11:00am EDT

To better understand the intersection of nonviolent action and peace processes, join USIP for the final event in our series on people power, peace and democracy. The event series highlights multiple groundbreaking research projects and features insights from activists, international practitioners and policymakers that provide viewers with actionable takeaways.

Nonviolent Action; Mediation, Negotiation & Dialogue; Democracy & Governance

Enhancing U.S.-China Strategic Stability in an Era of Strategic Competition

Enhancing U.S.-China Strategic Stability in an Era of Strategic Competition

Date: Wednesday, April 28, 2021 / Time: 9:30am - 10:30am EDT

On April 28, USIP launched a new report featuring essays from leading American and Chinese security experts on the challenges and opportunities associated with strengthening U.S.-China strategic stability. The event featured a discussion with six of the report’s authors regarding...

Conflict Analysis & Prevention; Global Policy; Mediation, Negotiation & Dialogue

The Climate Challenges of South Asia’s Megacities

The Climate Challenges of South Asia’s Megacities

Date: Tuesday, April 27, 2021 / Time: 9:00am - 10:30am EDT

On April 27 USIP held a discussion on the growing stress faced by urban centers in South Asia due to climate change. Experts discussed how megacities are contributing to environmental degradation and societal conflict, as well as addressed what policies might best combat these challenges and reflect on President Biden’s latest climate change summit. 

Economics & Environment

Quiet on the Line of Control: Progress in India-Pakistan Relations?

Quiet on the Line of Control: Progress in India-Pakistan Relations?

Date: Thursday, April 22, 2021 / Time: 12:00pm - 1:00pm EDT

On April 22, USIP hosted a discussion on what the recent thaw between India and Pakistan reveals about each country’s strategic thinking, the region’s overarching security concerns, and opportunities for the United States to encourage confidence building and crisis management even if peace remains elusive.

Conflict Analysis & Prevention; Mediation, Negotiation & Dialogue

Civil Resistance Transitions: Dialogue, Trust and Democracy

Civil Resistance Transitions: Dialogue, Trust and Democracy

Date: Tuesday, April 20, 2021 / Time: 10:00am - 11:00am EDT

To better understand the intersection of nonviolent action and peace processes, USIP and the Berghof Foundation hosted the third in a series of four events on people power, peace and democracy. The event series highlighted multiple groundbreaking research projects and featured insights from activists, international practitioners and policymakers that provided viewers with actionable takeaways.

Nonviolent Action; Peace Processes; Democracy & Governance

Oscar-Nominated “Hunger Ward” Documentary: Inside Yemen’s Humanitarian Crisis

Oscar-Nominated “Hunger Ward” Documentary: Inside Yemen’s Humanitarian Crisis

Date: Monday, April 12, 2021 / Time: 7:00pm - 8:30pm

On April 12, USIP hosted an exclusive screening of the Oscar-nominated documentary “Hunger Ward,” followed by a discussion of the film and the ongoing humanitarian crisis in Yemen with acclaimed journalist and PBS NewsHour anchor Judy Woodruff, Academy Award-nominated filmmaker Skye Fitzgerald, and former U.N. Resident Coordinator for Yemen and current USIP President and CEO Lise Grande.

Pakistan’s Post-Pandemic Economic Outlook

Pakistan’s Post-Pandemic Economic Outlook

Date: Tuesday, April 6, 2021 / Time: 9:00am - 10:30am EDT

On April 6, USIP hosted a discussion that assessed the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the Pakistani economy, explored the outlook for reforms, and surveyed how international investors, especially U.S. companies, view the Pakistani economy and investment prospects.

Economics & Environment