Timing
The Voices of South Sudan’s Women

The Voices of South Sudan’s Women

Date: Monday, March 8, 2021 / Time: 10:00am - 11:15am EST

In celebration of International Women’s Day, please join USIP, Oxfam International, and FEMRITE—the Ugandan Women Writers Association—for a discussion about how women’s literary voices can contribute to building a deeper understanding of the impact of conflict in South Sudan and inspire progress towards peace.

Gender; Peace Processes; Human Rights

Lessons from the Four Party Peace Talks on the Korean Peninsula

Lessons from the Four Party Peace Talks on the Korean Peninsula

Date: Wednesday, March 17, 2021 / Time: 2:00pm - 3:15pm EDT

In April 1996, President Bill Clinton and South Korean President Kim Young-sam met on Jeju Island and proposed four-way peace talks with North Korea and China. This offer—coming only a year and a half after the signing of the bilateral Agreed Framework deal between Washington and Pyongyang—marked the first and only time since 1954 that the United States actively and publicly proposed peace discussions with North Korea.

Democracy & Governance; Mediation, Negotiation & Dialogue; Peace Processes