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October 2014

Iran: The Work of the UN Sanctions Committee - A Discussion with Members of the Panel of Experts

Seminar
Harvard students, staff, faculty - Taubman 401
October 30, 2014
11:00 a.m.-12:15 p.m.

Related Projects: Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, International Security, Science, Technology, and Public Policy, Managing the Atom

On October 30 at 11:00 AM, the Belfer Center and the Project on Managing the Atom will host a presentation and discussion with members of the UN Panel of Experts on Iran, established under Security Council resolution 1929 (2010) on the UN sanctions committee’s work.

 

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Deterring Non-State Actors (and Vice Versa): The Case of Israel-Hezbollah

Brown Bag Lunch
Open to the Public - Belfer Center Library, Littauer-369
October 30, 2014
12:15-2:00 p.m.

Speaker: Daniel Sobelman, Research Fellow, International Security Program

Related Project: International Security

In his seminar, Dr. Sobelman will outline the dynamics that have shaped the conflict between Israel and Hezbollah since the early 1990s and explore the manner in which the latter has in recent years accompanied its vast military procurement with a calculated public deterrence campaign vis-à-vis Israel.

Please join us! Coffee and tea provided. Everyone is welcome, but admittance will be on a first come–first served basis.

 

CANCELLED--A Conversation with AMB Ron Dermer

Director's Luncheon
RSVP required - Malkin Penthouse, Littauer 4th Floor
October 30, 2014
12:15-1:45 p.m.

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED

The Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs will host a Director's Lunch with Ambassador Ron Dermer, the Israeli Ambassador to the United States, in the Belfer Center Library (L369).

 

A Conversation with Jane Harman

Director's Luncheon
RSVP required - Malkin Penthouse, Littauer 4th Floor
October 30, 2014
12:15-1:45 p.m.

The Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs will host a Director's Lunch with Jane Harman, former Congresswoman and President and CEO of the Wilson Center, in the Malkin Penthouse.

 

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Headlines and Trendlines – the Obama Administration’s Foreign Policy

Seminar
Open to the Public - Belfer Center Library, Littauer-369
October 30, 2014
4:15-5:45 p.m.

Related Project: The Future of Diplomacy Project

Jake Sullivan is former National Security Advisor to Vice President Joe Biden and now Senior Advisor to the U.S. government for the Iran nuclear negotiations. He was appointed by Vice President Joe Biden as his National Security Advisor in February of 2013. He was formally the Director of Policy Planning at the United States Department of State and Deputy Chief of Staff to Secretary of State Clinton.

 

Prospects for the 2015 NPT Review Conference and the Non-proliferation Regime

Seminar
Open to the Public - Belfer Center Library, Littauer-369
October 31, 2014
10:00-11:30 a.m.

Related Projects: Managing the Atom, International Security, Science, Technology, and Public Policy, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs

In this Project on Managing the Atom Seminar, MTA will welcome two diplomats from Finnish Ministry for Foreign Affairs for a discussion on the prospects for the 2015 NPT Review Conference and the non-proliferation regime. Klaus Korhonen, Ambassador for Arms Control, and Sannamaaria Vanamo, Director of the Unit for Arms Control, will provide brief remarks and answer questions from 10:00 am to 11:30 am, October 31, in the Belfer Center Library.

 

U.S. Department of State

Religion and International Diplomacy: New Directions in Conflict Stabilization

Brown Bag Lunch
Open to the Public - Belfer Center Library, Littauer-369
October 31, 2014
12:00-1:45 p.m.

Related Project: The Future of Diplomacy Project

US Deputy Assistant Secretary of State in the Bureau of Conflict and Stabilization Operations, Jerry White, will deliver a public address examining religion and conflict. Jerry White currently serves as Deputy Assistant Secretary of State in the new Bureau of Conflict and Stabilization Operations, where he is responsible for the Burma and Libya portfolios, as well as three new offices: Policy, Partnerships, and Training. He co-chairs the State Department’s sub-working group on religion and conflict mitigation, responsible for outreach to diverse civil society leaders and religious actors working to break cycles of violence.

November 2014

Some Pressing Security Issues

Director's Luncheon
RSVP required - Belfer Center Library, Littauer-369
November 3, 2014
12:15-1:45 p.m.

The Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs will host a Director's Lunch with Dr. Mohamed ElBaradei, Nobel-Laureate-in-Residence at the Fletcher School, Tufts University and Director General Emeritus of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), in the Belfer Center Library (L369).

 

Intelligence Seminar

Seminar
Harvard students, staff, faculty - Littauer 280, Littauer Building, 2nd Floor
November 3, 2014
2:40-4:00 p.m.

Related Project: Defense and Intelligence

Dr. Steven Rieber, program manager for Aggregative Contingent Estimation (ACE) program at the Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity (IARPA), will address “Judgment and Forecasting for Intelligence Purposes,” in room L280 from 2:40 pm to 4:00 pm, Monday, November 3rd.

 

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Kurdistan: Navigating from a Tragic Past to a Brighter Future in a Troubled Region

Seminar
Harvard students, staff, faculty - Belfer Center Library, Littauer-369
November 3, 2014
5:15-6:45 p.m.

Related Projects: Middle East Initiative, The Geopolitics of Energy Project

A seminar with Minister Falah Mustafa Bekir, Head of the Department of Foreign Relations, Kurdistan Regional Government.

 

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