Best Drupal HostingBest Joomla HostingBest Wordpress Hosting
WORLD POLICY ON AIR

World Policy Journal is proud to share our weekly podcast, World Policy On Air, featuring former Newsweek On Air host David Alpern with timely insights from global affairs analyst Michael Moran of Transformative.io, risk and geostrategy consultants. Click here to subscribe on iTunes!

THE LATEST

AddToAny
Share/Save

Calendar of Events 2007

Jan 1 2007 12:00 am
Dec 31 2007 12:00 am

December 20, 2007– IRAN IN CAMPAIGN 2008

An invitation-only briefing session on U.S. policy toward Iran, with Marcus Mabry, Amb. Peter Galbraith, and Neguin Yavari, moderated by WPI's Sam Natapoff.

CLICK FOR VIDEO

December 10, 2007  -MY COLOMBIAN WAR

Book reading and discussion with author and senior fellow Silvana Paternostro.

December 10, 2007 –TRADE IMBALANCE: THE STRUGGLE TO WEIGH HUMAN RIGHTS CONCERNS IN TRADE POLICYMAKING

In this discussion, co-author Susan Aaronson exposes the insights and controversies surrounding trade agreements, and even trade per se, which many say undermines particular human rights such as labor rights or access to affordable medicine.

CLICK FOR AUDIO

December 5, 2007 – IMAGINING NABOKOV: RUSSIA BETWEEN ART AND POLITICS

Book reading and discussion with author and senior fellow Nina Khrushcheva 

November 9, 2007 –AFTER THE FALL OF THE BERLIN WALL: EIGHTEEN YEARS LATER

A discussion with journalist Roland Jahn and senior fellow Belinda Cooper.  

November 5, 2007 – IGNITING AMERICA’S CLEAN ENERGY ECONOMY: THE POER OF ECONOMIC VISION

Book launch and discussion with U.S. Rep. Jay Inslee (D-Washington State) and

Center for American Progress Fellow Bracken Hendricks, authors of Apollo’s Fire: Igniting America's Clean Energy Economy

October 1, 2007 –THE SIEGE OF MECCA: THE FORGOTTEN UPRISING IN ISLAM’S HOLIEST SHRINE AND THE BIRTH OF AL-QAEDA

Book launch with author Yaroslav Trofimov.

WEBCAST available

June 1, 2007 – POLITICAL HUMOR AND POLITICAL REALITY

An evening of performance and discussion dedicated to political humor with Ira Shorr, Bill Hartung and Scott Blakeman. 

April 14, 2007 –SALUD!

A featured film in the United Nations Film Festival, ¡Salud! is a timely examination of human values and the health issues that affect us all, and looks at the curious case of Cuba, a cash-strapped country with what the BBC calls ‘one of the world’s best health systems.’ 

March 5, 2007 – JOSCHKA FISCHER: TRANSATLANTIC DEMOCRACY IN AN AGE OF TERRORISM AND WAR

Joschka Fischer, Germany's Vice Chancellor and Foreign Minister from 1998 to 2005, discusses the shared domestic and foreign policy challenges facing democracies on both sides of the Atlantic.

 

 

FALL FUNDRAISER

 

Around WPI

Jihad in Sub-Saharan Africa 

This paper, “Jihad in Sub-Saharan Africa: Challenging the Narratives of the War on Terror,” examines the history of Islamic movements in Africa's Sahel region to contextualize current conflicts.

World Economic Roundtable with Vicente Fox 

In this World Economic Roundtable, former Mexican President Vicente Fox discusses his current quest to make his country a hub for technology. 

Intern at World Policy


Want to join our team? Looking for an experience at one of the most highly sought-after internships for ambitious students? Application details here.

 

Al Gore presides over Arctic Roundtable 

As the United States prepares to assume chairmanship of the Arctic Council in 2015, this inaugural convening of the Arctic Deeply Roundtables launches a vital conversation for our times. 

SPONSORED

When the Senate Worked for Us:
New book offers untold stories of how activist staffers countered corporate lobbies in the U.S.


MA in International Policy and Development
Middlebury Institute (Monterey, CA): Put theory into practice through client-based coursework. Apply by Nov. 30.


Millennium Project’s State of the Future 19.0: Collective Intelligence on the Future of the World

WEEKLY NEWSLETTER

To learn about the latest in media, programming, and fellowship, subscribe to the World Policy Weekly Newsletter and read through our archives.

World Policy on Facebook

FOLLOW US