Campus Events


March 2018


March 2018

  • Friday, March 9, 2018 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
    Location: Room 417, 1740 Massachusetts Avenue NW

    Please join us for a panel discussion on CARI's research.

    Over the past few years, hundreds of Chinese firms have invested in manufacturing in Africa. Our researchers explored the realities of this investment on the ground: what sectors are Chinese firms investing in? Is technology being...

  • Monday, March 12, 2018 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm
    Location: Room 500, 1717 Massachusetts Avenue NW

    The Korea Studies Program at Johns Hopkins SAIS invites the school's community to the luncheon with Dr. Kevin Gray, a Reader in International Relations at the School of Global Studies, University of Sussex. Dr. Gray will analyze the current economic reforms in North Korea, as well as how they...

  • Monday, March 12, 2018 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
    Location: Room 806, 1619 Massachusetts Avenue NW

    Wind and solar are the most dynamic components of the global power sector. How did this happen? After the 1973 oil crisis, the limitations of an energy system based on fossil fuels created an urgent need to experiment with alternatives, and some pioneering governments reaped political gains by...

  • Monday, March 12, 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
    Location: Penthouse

    Luisa Chiodi
    Osservatorio Balcani Caucaso - Transeuropa, Italy
    Hard Power/Soft Power in Global Politics Series
    Luisa Chiodi has been the Director of Osservatorio Balcani Caucaso Transeuropa (OBCT) since 2006.

    She obtained her PhD from the...

  • Tuesday, March 13, 2018 - 12:15pm to 1:45pm
    Location: Room 806, 1619 Massachusetts Avenue NW

    Each year, experts from World Resources Institute look at trends, political dynamics, data and innovations that will shape environment, economy and international development for the coming year.

    Michael Oko will share insights into the big stories and global trends shaping the world. In...

  • Tuesday, March 13, 2018 - 2:30pm to 4:00pm
    Location: Rome Auditorium, 1619 Massachusetts Avenue NW

    Egypt has embarked on a comprehensive reforms after signing 12 billion USD loan agreement with the IMF. Government has passed laws to provide more incentives for both domestic and foreign investors and US companies are more present in Egypt as the country also has FTA agreements with the Middle...

  • Tuesday, March 13, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
    Location: Room 806, 1619 Massachusetts Avenue NW

    Join us for a David P. Calleo Seminar on "The Politics of Defining Sexual Violence as a Weapon" with Professor Kerry Crawford of James Madison University. Moderated by EES Professor Lisel Hintz.

    Appetizers and drinks are served. RSVP is required. 

  • Tuesday, March 13, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
    Location: Rome Auditorium, 1619 Massachusetts Avenue NW

    The US-Korea Institute in partnership with the Sejong Society of Washington, DC present a mini-lecture on North Korea Policy & Korea-Japan Relations given by Dr. Michael J. Green.

    Michael Green, PhD is the Senior Vice President for Asia and Japan Chair at the Center for Strategic and...

  • Wednesday, March 14, 2018 - 10:30am to 12:00pm
    Location: Penthouse

    Mia Harbitz
    World Bank
    In the past decade, the field of development has experienced a profound "ah-ha" moment, having revealed just how important lack of birth and civil registration documents were to the poor's lack of access to land, credit, voting,...

  • Wednesday, March 14, 2018 - 12:30pm to 1:45pm
    Location: Room 806, 1619 Massachusetts Avenue NW

    The European and Eurasian Studies Program (EES) and the Center for Transatlantic Relations (CTR) invites you to a special seminar with distinguished author and Professor Paul Lendvai on "The Authoritarian Temptation from Putin to Orban." Moderated by Professor Charles Gati. 

    The seminar...