Center for Preventive Action Meetings

Roundtable Meeting

Renewed Conflict in Iraq

Speakers:

Douglas A. Ollivant, New America Foundation, Meghan L. O'Sullivan, Harvard University

Presider:

Paul B. Stares, Council on Foreign Relations
September 20, 2012

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Roundtable Meeting

The United Nations and the Rule of Law

Speakers:

Mark P. Lagon, Adjunct Senior Fellow for Human Rights, Council on Foreign Relations, Matthew C. Waxman, Adjunct Senior Fellow for Law and Foreign Policy, Council on Foreign Relations

Presider:

Stewart M. Patrick, Senior Fellow and Director of the International Institutions and Global Governance Program, Council on Foreign Relations
September 20, 2012

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Roundtable Meeting

Zimbabwe: An Opportunity for Closer U.S.-South Africa Relations

Speakers:

John Campbell, Council on Foreign Relations, Reuben E. Brigety, II, U.S. Department of State

Presider:

Paul B. Stares, Council on Foreign Relations
September 19, 2012

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Roundtable Meeting

Sudan and South Sudan: Brokering a Peaceful Resolution

Speaker:

His Excellency Haile Menkeiros, UN Special Envoy of the Secretary-General for Sudan and South Sudan

Presider:

Micah Zenko, Council on Foreign Relations
June 29, 2012

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Roundtable Meeting

Instability in the Sahel

Speakers:

Eunice S. Reddick, U.S. Department of State, Susanna Wing, Haverford College

Presider:

John Campbell, Council on Foreign Relations
June 14, 2012

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Roundtable Meeting

Violent Instability in Venezuela

Speaker:

Patrick D. Duddy, Duke University

Presider:

Paul B. Stares, Council on Foreign Relations
June 6, 2012

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Roundtable Meeting

International Peacekeeping: What's Next?

Speaker:

Victoria Holt, Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for International Organization Affairs, U.S. Department of State

Presider:

Stewart M. Patrick, Senior Fellow and Director of the International Institutions and Global Governance Program, Council on Foreign Relations
May 29, 2012

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Roundtable Meeting

Countering Criminal Violence in Central America

Speakers:

Michael Shifter, Inter-American Dialogue, Jose W. Fernandez, U.S. Department of State

Presider:

Paul B. Stares, Council on Foreign Relations
May 2, 2012

This meeting is on the record.

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Roundtable Meeting

Demand Driven Democratization: The Role of the UN Democracy Fund

Speakers:

Roland Rich, Executive Head, United Nations Democracy Fund;Officer-In-Charge, United Nations Office for Partnerships, Mark P. Lagon, Adjunct Senior Fellow for Human Rights, Council on Foreign Relations; International Relations Chair, MSFS Program, Georgetown University
April 23, 2012

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Roundtable Meeting

Post-U.S. Instability in Iraq

Speaker:

Douglas A. Ollivant, New America Foundation

Presider:

Paul B. Stares, Council on Foreign Relations

CPA Contingency Planning Memo No. 15: Renewed Violence in Iraq

April 18, 2012

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Roundtable Meeting

Countering Criminal Violence in Central America

Speaker:

Michael Shifter, Inter-American Dialogue

Presider:

Micah Zenko, Council on Foreign Relations
April 9, 2012

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Roundtable Meeting

Implementing the U.S. National Action Plan Women, Peace, and Security

Speakers:

Rob Berschinski, National Security Council, Colleen Laughlin, Department of Defense, Brig. Gen. Maryanne Miller, Department of Defense

Presider:

Micah Zenko, Council on Foreign Relations
April 4, 2012

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Roundtable Meeting

Managing a Fractured Syria

Speaker:

Daniel L. Byman, Georgetown University; The Brookings Institution

Presider:

Paul B. Stares, Council on Foreign Relations
February 14, 2012

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Roundtable Meeting

The UN's Role in Promoting Human Rights

Speakers:

Suzanne F. Nossel, Amnesty International USA, Joanna Weschler, Security Council Report

Presider:

Stewart M. Patrick, Council on Foreign Relations
February 1, 2012

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Roundtable Meeting

Insecurity in Syria

Speaker:

Oscar Fernandez-Taranco, United Nations Deparment of Political Affairs

Presider:

Micah Zenko, Council on Foreign Relations
January 27, 2012

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Roundtable Meeting

UNESCO, Palestine, and the UN System

Speaker:

Irina Bokova, Director General, UNESCO

Presiders:

Stewart M. Patrick, Senior Fellow and Director, International Institutions and Global Governance Program, Council on Foreign Relations, Elliott Abrams, Senior Fellow for Middle Eastern Studies, Council on Foreign Relations
December 16, 2011

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Roundtable Meeting

Engaging with Nonstate Armed Groups

Speakers:

Payton L. Knopf, U.S. Department of State, Teresa Whitfield, Center on International Cooperation

Presider:

Micah Zenko, Fellow for Preventive Action


December 13, 2011

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Roundtable Meeting

Assessing Prospects for Security Council Reform

Speakers:

H. Singh Puri, Permanent Mission of India to the United Nations, Maria Luiza Ribeiro Viotti, Permanent Mission of Brazil to the United Nations, Kazuo Kodama, Permanent Mission of Japan to the United Nations

Presider:

Stewart M. Patrick, Council on Foreign Relations
December 7, 2011

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Roundtable Meeting

Why Women Matter in Peacebuilding

Speakers:

Michelle Bachelet, Undersecretary General and Executive Director, UN Women, Carla Koppell, Senior Coordinator, Gender Equality and Women's Empowerment, USAID, Sanam Naraghi-Anderlini, Standby Team of Senior Mediation Advisers, United Nations (2011-2012) and Cofounder, International Civil Society Action Network, Rosa Brooks, Professor of Law, Georgetown University Law Center, and Former Special Coordinator for Rule of Law and Humanitarian Policy, U.S. Department of Defense

Presiders:

Gayle Tzemach Lemmon, Fellow and Deputy Director of Women and Foreign Policy, Council on Foreign Relations, Stewart M. Patrick, Senior Fellow and Director of the International Institutions and Global Governance Program, Council on Foreign Relations

This meeting was presented by the International Institutions and Global Governance Program and the Women and Foreign Policy Program.

November 14, 2011

This meeting is on the record.

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Roundtable Meeting

Rising Tension in the Eastern Mediterranean

Speaker:

Steven A. Cook, Council on Foreign Relations

Presider:

Paul B. Stares, Council on Foreign Relations
November 2, 2011

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