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Soft Power in a Sharp Power World: Countering Coercion and Information Warfare
November 28, 2018 | Former U.S. ambassadors Rep. Francis Rooney (R-FL) and Rep. Don Beyer (D-VA) discussed their views on how soft power tools can and should be used to counter sharp power employed by global adversaries at USIP’s seventh Bipartisan Congressional Dialogue.
- How to Rehabilitate and Reintegrate Violent Extremists
- A Conversation with Secretary of Defense James N. Mattis
- What Really Works to Prevent Election Violence?
- PeaceCon 2018 - A Call for Collaborative and Collective Action
- How Can Peacemakers Show Success?
- Breaking Rules to Build Peace
- Civil Resistance and Democratization
- Preserving the Past to Strengthen Afghanistan’s Future
- Pakistan’s New Government: Change or Continuity in Foreign Policy?
- China: Managing Conflict and Competition
- What Drives Violence in Central America’s Northern Triangle?
- China's Role in Myanmar's Internal Conflicts
- Faith and Fragile States: Political Stability and Religious Freedom
- Senator Joni Ernst to Discuss U.S. Policy Options in Post-ISIS Iraq
- South Sudan: From Independence to Civil War
- Will Pakistan's Youth be a Boom or Bust for its Democracy?
- Wildlife Poaching and Trafficking: Combating a Source of Terrorist Funding
- Senator Jeff Merkley on Violence and Humanitarian Response in Africa
- A Conversation with the Prime Minister of the Republic of Moldova
- Mapping the Role of Religion in Fragile States
- The Long Search for Peace in Afghanistan
- Sudan After the Sanctions
- Innovation and Technology in Rule of Law Programming
- Countering Youth Engagement in Violence
- Can Power-sharing Arrangements Deliver Peace?
- Second Annual U.S.-Georgia Strategic Partnership Conference
- Data Democracy: People and Power in the Digital Age
- North Korea and the Fine Print of a Deal: A View from Congress
- After ISIS, Will Iraq's Elections be the Next Step to Stability?
- Can Inclusive Peace Processes Work?
- War by Other Means
- Time for Action in the Western Balkans
- Afghanistan in 2020: Is Peace Possible?
- Aiding Afghanistan's Economy: Lessons from the U.S. Experience
- Countering Illicit Funding: A Congressional Approach
- China and North Korea Conference: War and its Aftermath on the Korean Peninsula – What Role Could China Play?
- China and North Korea Conference: Ambassador Mark Lippert Keynote Address
- China and North Korea Conference: Would a Reunified Korea under South Korean Leadership be Positive or Negative for China?
- China and North Korea Conference: China and North Korea Relations
- Colombia Peace Forum: Elections and Peace Processes in Colombia
- Fraught Terrain: Stabilizing Iraq and Syria After ISIS
- Entering the Post-ISIS Era: Iraq and Its Neighbors
- A Pivotal Moment for Iraq
- Securing Their Roles: Women in Constitution-Making
- Human Rights: The Foundation for Peace
- Foreign Policy and Fragile States
- Signs of Hope for Afghan Peace Talks
- How Film Captures the Role of Women in War and Peace
- U.N. Peacekeeping is Vital – and so is its Reform
- Turmoil Across the Middle East – What Does it Mean?
- Is Diplomacy Possible with North Korea?
- How to Help Vulnerable States Prevent Their Own Crises
- Raqqa After the Islamic State – Governance and Challenges in Post-ISIS Syria
- Iraqi Vice President Al-Nujaifi on His Nation’s Post-ISIS Future