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The Persistent Challenge of Extremism in Bangladesh

The Persistent Challenge of Extremism in Bangladesh

Date: Thursday, September 29, 2022 / Time: 9:00am - 10:00am EDT

A recent USIP Special Report surveys the contemporary dynamics, drivers, and manifestations of Islamist extremism in Bangladesh. To discuss the report and its implications, on September 29, USIP and the report’s authors, Mubashar Hasan and Geoffrey Macdonald, hosted a timely virtual discussion moderated by USIP senior advisor Daniel Markey.

Violent ExtremismConflict Analysis & Prevention

What's Next for Sri Lanka?

What's Next for Sri Lanka?

Date: Monday, July 25, 2022 / Time: 11:00am - 12:30pm EDT

On July 25, USIP hosted a discussion on what’s next for Sri Lanka — from reforming the constitution to lessen the power of the presidency to finalizing a deal with the International Monetary Fund and Sri Lanka’s creditors to secure relief to the immediate economic crisis. The conversation also touched on how the United States, India, China and other international actors are addressing Sri Lanka’s crisis.

Democracy & GovernanceConflict Analysis & Prevention

U.S. Leadership in Atrocity Prevention

U.S. Leadership in Atrocity Prevention

Date: Wednesday, July 20, 2022 / Time: 9:00am - 12:00pm EDT

On July 20, USIP, the Simon Skjodt Center for the Prevention of Genocide at the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum and the U.S. State Department held a discussion of the newly released U.S. Strategy to Anticipate, Prevent and Respond to Atrocities — as well as looked at the work of the Atrocity Prevention Task Force has made over the past year as documented through its 2022 report to Congress as part of the Elie Wiesel Genocide and Atrocities Prevention Act.

Conflict Analysis & PreventionJustice, Security & Rule of Law

A Townhall with Colombian Vice-Presidential Candidates

A Townhall with Colombian Vice-Presidential Candidates

Date: Friday, May 13, 2022 / Time: 9:30am - 11:15am EDT

Join the U.S. Institute of Peace, the Atlantic Council’s Adrienne Arsht Latin America Center and the Woodrow Wilson Center’s Latin American Program for this townhall, which will provide the opportunity for the candidates to answer questions from the audience and clarify campaign positions for both the broader Washington policy community as well as the Colombian diaspora.

Democracy & GovernanceConflict Analysis & PreventionJustice, Security & Rule of Law

What Russia’s Invasion of Ukraine Means for the Indo-Pacific

What Russia’s Invasion of Ukraine Means for the Indo-Pacific

Date: Tuesday, April 5, 2022 / Time: 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT

On April 5, USIP hosted Rep. Ami Bera (D-CA) and Rep. Steve Chabot (R-OH) — the Chairman and Ranking Member of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Asia, the Pacific, Central Asia, and Nonproliferation — for a conversation on how the Russian invasion of Ukraine impacts the Indo-Pacific, as well as how the United States and its allies and partners can further support the Ukrainian people and deter a similar conflict in Asia.

Conflict Analysis & PreventionGlobal Policy

Between the TTP and the Durand Line

Between the TTP and the Durand Line

Date: Thursday, February 17, 2022 / Time: 10:00am - 11:00am EST

On February 17, USIP held a discussion on the future of Pakistan’s relationship with the Afghan Taliban. The conversation examined how Pakistan is assessing the challenges along its western border, the increasing threat of the TTP and the next era of Pakistan’s security challenges.

Violent ExtremismConflict Analysis & Prevention