Center for Preventive Action Meetings

Roundtable Meeting

Rules of Engagement: A Conversation with Our UN Ambassadors in Geneva, Vienna, Montreal, and Rome

Speakers:

Esther Diane Brimmer, U.S. Department of State, Ertharin Cousin, U.S. Department of State, Glyn Davies, U.S. Department of State, Betty King, U.S. Department of State, Joseph Murphy, U.S. Department of State, Duane Woerth, U.S. Department of State

Presider:

Stewart M. Patrick, Council on Foreign Relations
February 1, 2011

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Roundtable Meeting

U.S.-PRC Military Incident

Speaker:

Michael A. McDevitt, USN (Ret.), CNA Strategic Studies

Presider:

Paul B. Stares, Council on Foreign Relations
January 14, 2011

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Roundtable Meeting

Investing in Afghanistan: Private Sector Growth in Conflict Zones

Speakers:

Jake Cusack, Harvard University, Erik Malmstrom, Harvard University

Presider:

Micah Zenko, Council on Foreign Relations
December 7, 2010

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Roundtable Meeting

What Future for U.S.-Russian Nuclear Cooperation after New START?

Speaker:

Pavel Podvig, Russian Nuclear Forces Project

Presider:

Micah Zenko, Council on Foreign Relations
December 6, 2010

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Roundtable Meeting

A Conversation with the Government of South Sudan

Speaker:

Pagan Amum Okiech, Minister for Peace and Comprehensive Peace Agreement Implementation, Government of South Sudan; Secretary General, Sudan People's Liberation Movement; Chief Negotiator on North/South Issues

Presider:

Paul B. Stares, General John W. Vessey Senior Fellow for Conflict Prevention and Director of the Center for Preventive Action, Council on Foreign Relations
November 17, 2010

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Roundtable Meeting

Drones on Trial: The United States Before the Human Rights Council

Speakers:

Philip Alston, New York University School of Law, Ashley S. Deeks, Columbia University School of Law

Presider:

Micah Zenko, Council on Foreign Relations
November 11, 2010

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Roundtable Meeting

New Challenges in the Congo

Speaker:

John Marks, National Endowment for Democracy

Presider:

Paul B. Stares, Council on Foreign Relations

CPA Contingency Planning Memo No. 11: Crisis in the Congo

October 12, 2010

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Roundtable Meeting

Renewed Conflict in Lebanon

Speakers:

Daniel C. Kurtzer, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Robert Malley, International Crisis Group

Presider:

Paul B. Stares, Council on Foreign Relations
September 15, 2010

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Roundtable Meeting

A Conversation with John L. Casti

Speaker:

John L. Casti, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis

Presider:

Paul B. Stares, Council on Foreign Relations
September 13, 2010

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Roundtable Meeting

A Third Lebanon War?

Speaker:

Daniel C. Kurtzer, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Princeton University

Presider:

Paul B. Stares, Council on Foreign Relations

CPA Contingency Planning Memorandum No. 8: A Third Lebanon War

May 25, 2010

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Roundtable Meeting

Assessing UN and U.S. Policy for Somalia

Speakers:

Bronwyn E. Bruton, Council on Foreign Relations, Joao Honwana, Africa I Division, United Nations Department of Political Affairs

Presider:

Micah Zenko, Council on Foreign Relations
April 6, 2010

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Roundtable Meeting

A New intifada? Assessing the Likelihood of Renewed Israeli-Palestinian Violence

Speakers:

Gad Goldstein, Brookings Institution, Jonathan Schanzer, Foundation for Defense of Democracies

Presider:

Elliott Abrams, Council on Foreign Relations
March 25, 2010

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Roundtable Meeting

Prospects for Violent Instability in Iran

Speaker:

Michael Singh, Washington Institute for Near East Policy

Presider:

Paul B. Stares, Council on Foreign Relations
March 19, 2010

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Roundtable Meeting

Iran Sanctions: Negotiating a Fourth UN Security Council Sanctions Resolution on Iran

Speakers:

Brian Hook, Latitude, LLC, Patrick Clawson, Washington Institute for Near East Policy

Presider:

Kara C. McDonald, Council on Foreign Relations

This roundtable is made possible by a generous grant from the Robina Foundation.

March 16, 2010

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Roundtable Meeting

France-UK-U.S. Cooperation in the UN Security Council and Beyond

Speakers:

Gerard Araud, Permanent Mission of France to the United Nations, Mark Lyall Grant, Permanent Mission of the United Kingdom to the United Nations, Alejandro Daniel Wolff, Permanent Mission of the United States to the United Nations

Presiders:

Manuel Lafont Rapnouil, Center for Strategic & International Studies, Kara C. McDonald, Council on Foreign Relations
January 27, 2010

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Roundtable Meeting

Succession Crisis in Nigeria

Speakers:

John Campbell, Council on Foreign Relations, Peter M. Lewis, Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies, Johns Hopkins University

Presider:

Paul B. Stares, Council on Foreign Relations
January 22, 2010

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