Peacebuilding in Africa: Regional and International Efforts

Directors: Paul B. Stares, General John W. Vessey Senior Fellow for Conflict Prevention and Director of the Center for Preventive Action, and Stewart M. Patrick, Senior Fellow and Director of the International Institutions and Global Governance Program
November 1, 2011 - November 1, 2011

Meetings

Meeting

Luncheon Discussion: U.S. Government Perspective

Speakers Johnnie CarsonAssistant Secretary of State, Bureau of African Affairs, U.S. Department of State, Johnnie CarsonAssistant Secretary of State, Bureau of African Affairs, U.S. Department of State
November 1, 2011 10:00–10:15 a.m.

This meeting is not for attribution.

Meeting

Session Two: Peacebuilding Efforts

Speakers Paul D. WilliamsAssociate Professor of International Affairs and Associate Director of the Security Policy Studies Program, George Washington University, Bernard HarborneLead Conflict Advisor, Africa Region, World Bank, Steve McDonaldDirector, Africa Program and Project on Leadership and Building State Capacity, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, Paul D. WilliamsAssociate Professor of International Affairs and Associate Director of the Security Policy Studies Program, George Washington University, Bernard HarborneLead Conflict Advisor, Africa Region, World Bank, Steve McDonaldDirector, Africa Program and Project on Leadership and Building State Capacity, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars
Presiders Stewart M. PatrickSenior Fellow and Director of the International Institutions and Global Governance Program, Council on Foreign Relations, Stewart M. PatrickSenior Fellow and Director of the International Institutions and Global Governance Program, Council on Foreign Relations
November 1, 2011 10:15–10:30 a.m.

This meeting is not for attribution.

Meeting

Session One: Outlook for Africa

Speakers Jeffrey BurtonActing National Intelligence Officer for Africa, National Intelligence Council, Joao HonwanaDirector of the Africa I Division (Southern and Eastern Africa), Department of Political Affairs, United Nations, Jamie EkernDirector of Investment Insurance, Overseas Private Investment Corporation, Jeffrey BurtonActing National Intelligence Officer for Africa, National Intelligence Council, Joao HonwanaDirector of the Africa I Division (Southern and Eastern Africa), Department of Political Affairs, United Nations, Jamie EkernDirector of Investment Insurance, Overseas Private Investment Corporation
Presiders Paul B. StaresGeneral John W. Vessey Senior Fellow for Conflict Prevention and Director of the Center for Preventive Action, Council on Foreign Relations, Paul B. StaresGeneral John W. Vessey Senior Fellow for Conflict Prevention and Director of the Center for Preventive Action, Council on Foreign Relations
November 1, 2011 10:30–10:45 a.m.

This meeting is not for attribution.