December 1, 2012
In a public address on Europe’s imminent choices, former EU Commissioner and Fisher Family Fellow Anna Diamantopoulou offered an analysis of the origins of Europe’s crisis and sketched her vision of the new narrative necessary to ensure European cohesion.
November 28, 2012
David Manning, former UK Ambassador to the US, spoke widely on his thoughts on many of the pressing issues that are facing international diplomats in the coming decade in a November 26th, 2012, lecture to Harvard Kennedy School students and faculty.
November 2, 2012
Ambassador Cameron Munter, recently retired US Ambassador to Pakistan, gave an off-the-record lecture on November 1st, 2012, on his views on the past, present, and future of US-Pakistani relations.
October 25, 2012
By Nicholas Burns, Professor of the Practice of Diplomacy and International Politics, Harvard Kennedy School
Professor Burns's remarks during morning prayers at Harvard's Memorial Church, addressing the role and importance of peace in our modern foreign policy lexicon.
September 26, 2012
By Krysten Hartman, Program Coordinator, Middle East Initiative
On Wednesday, September 20, Rami Khouri delivered his lecture, “Arab Spring: From Citizen Revolts to National Reconfiguration,” to Harvard students, faculty and members of the community. The syndicated journalist shed light on the causes and repercussions of what he described as the “bewildering array of events” that have characterized the Arab world over the past twenty months.
September 17, 2012
Tim Shriver outlines the growth and importance of NGOs and other non-traditional actors in international affairs in the 21st century. Shriver, Chairman and CEO of Special Olympics, visited the Harvard Kennedy School in Sempteber 2012 as a Fisher Family Fellow with the Future of Diplomacy Project.
April 12, 2012
Former US Ambassador to Afghanistan Zalmay Khalilzad stressed the importance of domestic factors and regional cooperation in enabling the United States to arrive at a satisfactory end game in Afghanistan.
April 11, 2012
Photos and press from the recent visit of Tunisian "calligraffiti" artist eL Seed to Harvard's campus.
March 16, 2012
By Monica Duffy Toft, Former Associate Professor of Public Policy; Former Board Member, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs; Former Director, Initiative on Religion and International Affairs.
Monica Duffy Toft moderates panel at Religious Freedom and Extemism conference at Georgetown University: "How Repression Breeds Religious Extremism - and How Religious Freedom Does the Opposite"
March 1, 2012
Director of Policy Planning at the US State Department emphasizes proactive policy and collective international action as US foreign policy focuses.