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China’s Impact on Global Development and Conflict

China’s Impact on Global Development and Conflict

Date: Thursday, December 7, 2017 / Time: 2:30pm - 4:00pm

On December 7, specialists on China’s economic development and fragile states examined what the “China model” really is and whether China’s experiences can provide lessons on development for other countries, and discussed how Chinese investments and assistance might help mitigate or complicate local conditions in countries experiencing violent conflict. 

Economics & Environment; Global Policy

Pakistani Minister on China’s Economic Corridor (CPEC)

Pakistani Minister on China’s Economic Corridor (CPEC)

Date: Friday, February 3, 2017 / Time: 10:00am - 11:30am

Pakistan’s minister of planning and economic development, Ahsan Iqbal—the cabinet official overseeing CPEC in his country—discussed this massive project at the U.S. Institute of Peace on February 3. Mr. Iqbal spoke to Pakistan’s outlook on its progress, its potential challenges and its implications for U.S.-Pakistan relations.

Conflict Analysis & Prevention; Economics & Environment

Will CPEC Be a Force for Peace or Conflict?

Will CPEC Be a Force for Peace or Conflict?

Date: Thursday, December 1, 2016 / Time: 9:30am - 11:00am

China last year promised $46 billion to build the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC)—its strategic trade route to the Indian Ocean. China and Pakistan hope the project’s roads, rails and pipelines will help stabilize Pakistan and the broader region, but some Pakistanis also say it risks feeding corruption and upheaval. The U.S. Institute of Peace convened a group of experts on December 1 to examine this landmark project and its implications for South Asia.

Economics & Environment

Domestic Dimensions of China's Foreign Policy

Domestic Dimensions of China's Foreign Policy

Date: Thursday, April 7, 2016 / Time: 5:00am - 12:30pm

No country weighs more heavily on America's economy, cybersecurity and strategic posture in Asia than China. China's foreign policies are being shaped by changes within the country that can be hard to measure and evaluate. USIP and Georgetown University gathered a dozen experts for a daylong assessment of how China's internal economic, political and security pressures are influencing policies critical to the United States and peace and security around the world.

Conflict Analysis & Prevention

China’s Roles in the World

China’s Roles in the World

Date: Friday, April 25, 2014 / Time: 4:30am - 12:15pm

The U.S. Institute of Peace and the Georgetown University's School of Foreign Service hosted "China’s Roles in the World," a daylong conference designed to explore China’s growing role in the global economic, military and political realms and implications for regional security and U.S. policy. This conference will provided a more comprehensive perspective of Chinese foreign policy by evaluating the various roles China plays in the world – as rule maker, rule breaker and partner.

Conflict Analysis & Prevention; Education & Training