2009-10 Academic Year

Date Topic         Speaker        Location Time
~ June 2010 ~
Monday,
Jun. 28
The Rule of Law and Justice Development in Post-Conflict: Bosnia, Afghanistan, Iraq and Sudan

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Jasteena Dhillon Centre for
Governance Innovation,
University of Waterloo
12:00 PM
Wednesday,
Jun. 9
Sarah Sewall speaks at the "Responsibility to Protect:: From Principal to Practice" Sarah Sewall University of Linkoping,
Linkoping, Sweden
9:00 PM
Tuesday,
Jun. 8
Insecurity in Afghanistan: The Afghan Refugee Crisis

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Jasteena Dhillon Abbot Public Library,
Marblehead, Mass
7:00 PM
Monday,
Jun. 7
Film Screening and Discussion 'The Greatest Silence: Rape in the Congo'

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Introduction by Filmmaker, Lisa Jackson Coolidge Corner Theater,
290 Harvard St.
Brookline, MA
7:00 PM
~ May 2010 ~
Tuesday,
May. 25
Building or Undermining the Rule of Law? Ergenekon, Sledgehammer, and the Future of Turkish Democracy

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Pinar Dogan and Dani Rodrik with Gerald Knaus Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
10:00 AM
Monday,
May. 24
Online Conference: Best Practices to Combat Human Trafficking: Trafficking in Disaster Zones

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Ambassador Luis CdeBaca ONLINE 2:00 PM
Saturday,
May. 15
"Seeking Justice in the Wake of War" Harvard's Humanitarian Law and Policy Forum

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Jasteena Dhillon ONLINE 9:00 PM
Thursday,
May. 13
Book release party for Timothy McCarthy's "Protest Nation: Words that Inspired a Century of American Radicalism"

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Timothy Patrick McCarthy Quincy House
Masters Residence
3 DeWolfe Street
Camb, MA
7:00 PM
Thursday,
May. 13
Bolivia: Political and Economic Prospects

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Omar Zambrano Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
12:30 PM
Wednesday,
May. 12
Introducing Mass Atrocity Response Operations: A Military Planning Handbook

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Sarah Sewall Bell Hall
Harvard Kennedy School
12:00 PM
Tuesday,
May. 11
Live Online Seminar: "Security on Mission: How to Survive a Kidnapping"

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Stephen Morris, MD ONLINE 9:30 AM
Wednesday,
May. 5
Planning Military Responses to Mass Atrocities - Introducing the MARO Military Handbook

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Sarah Sewall US Institute of Peace;
Washington, D.C
1:30 PM
~ April 2010 ~
Thursday,
Apr. 29
JFK, Jr. Forum Event: “Truth and Consequences: One Man's Quest to Openly Serve his Country”

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Lt. Dan Choi, John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum
Harvard Kennedy School
6:00 PM
Thursday,
Apr. 29
'France in the World Seminar' with Atiq Rahimi

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Atiq Rahimi Fong Auditorium, Boylston Hall 4:30 PM
Wednesday,
Apr. 28
Film Screening and Panel Discussion: "Afghan Star"

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Jasteena Dhillon Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
6:00 PM
Wednesday,
Apr. 28
The Druze Minority and Challenge of Survival in Modern Times

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Dr. Anis Obeid Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
3:00 PM
Tuesday,
Apr. 27
'Music and Human Rights: Success and Limits' a talk with Lorenzo Jovanotti

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Lorenzo Jovanotti Cherubini Wiener Auditorium
Harvard Kennedy School
6:00 PM
Tuesday,
Apr. 27
El Salvador: The Role of Philanthropy in Women Poverty Alleviation

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Ildiko Tesak Ortiz-Patino Classroom (L-280)
Harvard Kennedy School
4:00 PM
Tuesday,
Apr. 27
Aid, NGOs and Madrasas Reforms in Pakistan

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Masooda Bano Kahn
Harvard Kennedy School
12:00 PM
Sunday,
Apr. 25
A Screening of the HBO Documentary “Sergio”

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Samantha Power and Greg Barker John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum
Harvard Kennedy School
6:00 PM
Sunday,
Apr. 25
The Changing Landscape of Humanitarian Operations

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Irene Khan Weil Town Hall
Harvard Kennedy School
2:30 PM
Saturday,
Apr. 24
New England Political Science Association: 2010 Annual Meeting

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Leonardo Vivas Newport Room,
Newport Marriot,
Newport RI
10:15 AM
Friday,
Apr. 23
Day 3: "Gay Rights as Human Rights" - Second Annual HKS Conference

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Timothy Patrick McCarthy Multiple Venues
(see Web page for details)
2:00 PM
Thursday,
Apr. 22
The Activist's Studio: Queering Human Rights

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Sarah Schulman and HelenMolesworth Allison Dining Room
Harvard Kennedy School
6:30 PM
Thursday,
Apr. 22
Day 2: "Gay Rights as Human Rights" - Second Annual HKS Conference

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Timothy Patrick McCarthy Allison Dining Room
Harvard Kennedy School
6:30 PM
Wednesday,
Apr. 21
Day 1: "Gay Rights as Human Rights" - Second Annual HKS Conference

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Timothy Patrick McCarthy Perkins Room
Harvard Kennedy School
6:00 PM
Tuesday,
Apr. 20
Post-2001 Economic Policy and Markets in Afghanistan: Free or Frightful?

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Paul Fishstein Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
4:00 PM
Monday,
Apr. 19
From Liberalism to Libertarianism? Georgia's Revolution and the Future of Democracy in the Black Sea Area

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Gerald Knaus Perkins Room
Harvard Kennedy School
4:30 PM
Monday,
Apr. 19
Witness to Guantanamo Project

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Professor Peter Honigsberg Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
12:00 PM
Friday,
Apr. 16
The Activist's Studio: Poetry and Human Rights

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C. K. Williams and Jorie Graham Weil Town Hall
Harvard Kennedy School
6:30 PM
Friday,
Apr. 16
Human Rights and Social Movements Study Group: A Blight on the Nation: Slavery in Today's America

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Ron Soodalter Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
3:00 PM
Friday,
Apr. 16
Spirituality in Public Service

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Father Bryan Hehir and John Buehrens Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
1:00 PM
Friday,
Apr. 16
The Mainstream and the Marginalized: Reflections on Homelessness and Relational Justice

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John C. Frame Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
12:00 PM
Monday,
Apr. 12
Queering Human Rights: On Pride and Prejudice -- and Progress?

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Timothy Patrick McCarthy Starr Auditorium
Harvard Kennedy School
4:00 PM
Monday,
Apr. 12
Assessing the Efficacy of Human Rights Organizations, Working Towards Feasible and Cost-Effective Tools and Approaches

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Elliott Prasse-Freeman and Sophie Rodella-Boitreaud Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
2:30 PM
Friday,
Apr. 9
The Activist's Studio: Slavery and Human Rights

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Kevin Bales and Ashley Judd Allison Dining Room
Harvard Kennedy School
6:30 PM
Friday,
Apr. 9
After the Elections: What does the future hold for Iraq?

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Professor Meghan O'Sullivan and Joost Hiltermann Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
2:00 PM
Friday,
Apr. 9
Hope for a Desperate Palestinian Refugee Population in Lebanon

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Rima Merhi Perkins Room
Harvard Kennedy School
11:45 AM
Thursday,
Apr. 8
Restricted Chinese Civil Society and the Spread of HIV/AIDS

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Li Dan Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
12:00 PM
Wednesday,
Apr. 7
More than Three Cups of Tea: Can We Hold and Build in Afghanistan?

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Gerard Russell and J. Patrick O'Mahony K-450 Weatherhead Center,
1737 Cambridge Street
12:00 PM
Tuesday,
Apr. 6
Challenges and Opportunities of Public Diplomacy in the Middle East and Afghanistan

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Gerard Russell Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
4:00 PM
Thursday,
Apr. 1
Post Event Reception: The Activist's Studio: Women and Human Rights

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Nancy Rubin, Geraldine Brooks, Isobel Coleman & Humaira Awais Shahid Weil Town Hall
Harvard Kennedy School
8:00 PM
Thursday,
Apr. 1
The Activist's Studio: Women and Human Rights

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Nancy Rubin, Geraldine Brooks, Isobel Coleman & Humaira Awais Shahid Starr Auditorium
Harvard Kennedy School
6:00 PM
Thursday,
Apr. 1
A Conversation with Robert Greenwald about his film "Rethinking Afghanistan" Robert Greenwald Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
4:00 PM
~ March 2010 ~
Wednesday,
Mar. 31
Crisis in the Congo: Conflict Minerals, Sexual Violence, and War

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John Prendergast Starr Auditorium
Harvard Kennedy School
7:00 PM
Wednesday,
Mar. 31
Is Another Gandhi Possible Today?

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Ramin Jahanbegloo, Ph.D. Trustman Classroom (L-150)
Harvard Kennedy School
12:30 PM
Tuesday,
Mar. 30
Human Trafficking and Socio-Economic Justice in Cambodia

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Mu Sochua Bell Hall
Harvard Kennedy School
6:00 PM
Tuesday,
Mar. 30
EVENT CANCELLED: Afghanistan: In Search of a Political Strategy

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Francesc Vendrell Bolton Classroom (L-130)
Harvard Kennedy School
4:30 PM
Tuesday,
Mar. 30
Luncheon with Mu Sochua, Former Cambodian Minister of Women's Affairs (Students Only)

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Mu Sochua Perkins Room
Harvard Kennedy School
11:30 AM
Monday,
Mar. 29
How to do what you love and get paid for it: Careers in Human Rights

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Charlie Clements Starr Auditorium
Harvard Kennedy School
4:00 PM
Monday,
Mar. 29
NSHR Brownbag Seminar: "Military Adaptation and the British in Helmand, 2006-2009"

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Theo Farrell Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
12:00 PM
Friday,
Mar. 26
Study Group: Our Bondage, Our Freedom: The Long History of Slavery and Abolition

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Timothy Patrick McCarthy Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
3:00 PM
Thursday,
Mar. 25
Modern Day Slavery: A Panel and Discussion Presented by Primary Source

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E. Benjamin Skinner Boston Public Library 6:00 PM
Wednesday,
Mar. 24
Student Roundtable Discussion with Siddharth Kara, Fellow, Initiative to Stop Human Trafficking (Students Only)

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Siddharth Kara Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
4:00 PM
Tuesday,
Mar. 23
Just Say No: Giving up your job to stand up for your principles!

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Dr. Ali Allawi, Charlie Clements and Carne Ross Perkins Room
Harvard Kennedy School
11:30 AM
Monday,
Mar. 22
Monday Human Rights Colloquium: A Presentation by Carne Ross

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Carne Ross Starr Auditorium
Harvard Kennedy School
4:00 PM
Monday,
Mar. 22
Study Group: Shifting Patterns of Dissent and Repression in a Changing China

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Jeffrey Wasserstrom Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
12:00 PM
Thursday,
Mar. 11
My Life with the Taliban

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Alex Strick van Linschoten and Felix Kuehn Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
4:00 PM
Wednesday,
Mar. 10
The Activist's Studio: Conversations on the Art and Politics of Human Rights

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Larry Cox Nye 'B', Taubman
Conference Center

Harvard Kennedy School
6:30 PM
Wednesday,
Mar. 10
Student Meeting with Larry Cox, Amnesty International HKS Students Only

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Larry Cox Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
5:00 PM
Wednesday,
Mar. 10
Protecting Civilians: The Obligations of Peacekeepers

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Dr. Siobhan Wills Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
12:00 PM
Wednesday,
Mar. 10
Perspectives on Development and Rule of Law in Afghanistan

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Jasteena Dhillon 335 Pound Hall,
Harvard Law School
12:00 PM
Monday,
Mar. 8
'Engaging Business: Addressing Respect for Human Rights'

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John Ruggie Starr Auditorium
Harvard Kennedy School
4:00 PM
Monday,
Mar. 8
Thinking Out Loud About Venezuela

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Ambassador Diego Arria Malkin Penthouse
Harvard Kennedy School
4:00 PM
Monday,
Mar. 8
Iraqi Women: Perspectives on War and Peace

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Jasteena Dhillon International Institute,
1 Milk Street,
Boston, MA
12:30 PM
Thursday,
Mar. 4
The Activist's Studio: Conversations on the Art and Politics of Human Rights

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Michael Posner Nye 'B', Taubman
Conference Center

Harvard Kennedy School
7:00 PM
Thursday,
Mar. 4
Demobilization of Guerrillas and Paramilitary in COLOMBIA Sergio Jaramillo Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
4:00 PM
Wednesday,
Mar. 3
Film Screening: 'Kabul Transit'

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David Edwards, PhD Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
4:00 PM
Tuesday,
Mar. 2
75,000 Civilian Deaths and $5 Billion to Defeat the FMLM in El Salvador

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Chris Hedges and Father Bryan Hehir Land Hall
Harvard Kennedy School
6:00 PM
Tuesday,
Mar. 2
Student Meeting with Chris Hedges Chris Hedges Perkins Room
Harvard Kennedy School
5:00 PM
Tuesday,
Mar. 2
Protecting civilians in contemporary conflicts: Exploring the role of humanitarian law and policy

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Claude Bruderlein & Naz Modirzadeh Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
4:00 PM
Monday,
Mar. 1
Turkey's Dark Side: The Military, the AKP and the Future of Turkish Democracy

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Gerald Knaus Starr Auditorium
Harvard Kennedy School
4:00 PM
~ February 2010 ~
Thursday,
Feb. 25
Afghanistan: The Human Factor

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Jon Sawyer Land Hall
Harvard Kennedy School
6:00 PM
Wednesday,
Feb. 24
HKS Africa Caucus presents: Inside Complex Conflicts Series

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Georges Nzongola-Ntalaja, Tatiana Carayannis, Stephan L. Tubene Nye 'B', Taubman
Conference Center

Harvard Kennedy School
6:30 PM
Wednesday,
Feb. 24
Afghan Defense Lawyers Conference

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Rory Stewart Harvard Faculty Club
(Venue not on HKS campus)
8:00 AM
Tuesday,
Feb. 23
The Herbert C. Kelman Seminar: "Understanding Chavez"

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Leonardo Vivas CGIS Knafel Building,
Room N-354
1737 Cambridge St.
Cambridge, MA
4:00 PM
Tuesday,
Feb. 23
The Two Kashmirs: Present Realities of Indian and Pakistani Administered Kashmirs

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Dr. Ahmad Faruqui, Parvez Imroz, Robert Nickelsberg Ortiz-Patino Classroom (L-280)
Harvard Kennedy School
4:00 PM
Monday,
Feb. 22
Counterterrorism: The Legal Dilemmas in Asymmetrical Paradigms - Goldstone Report as a case study

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Amos Guiora Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
4:30 PM
Monday,
Feb. 22
Developing Evidence Based Human Rights Policies: an Ongoing Initiative in Sierra Leone Andrea Rossi Starr Auditorium
Harvard Kennedy School
4:00 PM
Friday,
Feb. 19
HR&SM Study Group: "Social Movements and Human Dignity: Why Do People Seek Social Change?"

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Timothy Patrick McCarthy Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
3:00 PM
Thursday,
Feb. 18
Somalia: Understanding the Past, Facing the Present Jasteena Dhillon Bell Hall
Harvard Kennedy School
6:30 PM
Thursday,
Feb. 18
From Bondage to Freedom: The Fight to Abolish Modern Day Slavery

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Ambassador Luis CdeBaca John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum
Harvard Kennedy School
6:00 PM
Thursday,
Feb. 18
Global Fight Against Modern-Day Slavery: Student Roundtable with Ambassador Luis CdeBaca, U.S. Department of State

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Ambassador Luis CdeBaca Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
3:00 PM
Thursday,
Feb. 18
Seeking Justice in the Wake of War

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Jasteena Dhillon Online 9:30 AM
Wednesday,
Feb. 17
The Foundation of Ethical Values in Islam

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Ali A. Allawi Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
2:00 PM
Tuesday,
Feb. 16
Another Me Photo Exhibit: Survivors of Sex Trafficking

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Christina Bain On display at the Carr Center
Ends: March 1, 2010.
9:00 AM
Thursday,
Feb. 11
Harvard Thinks Big

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Timothy Patrick McCarthy Sanders Theatre
(Venue not on HKS campus)
8:00 PM
Wednesday,
Feb. 10
Panel Discussion: Critical Issues of the International Response to Haiti

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Jacqueline Bhabha Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
4:00 PM
Friday,
Feb. 5
HR&SM Study Group

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Timothy Patrick McCarthy Bolton Classroom, Littauer 130 2:30 PM
Thursday,
Feb. 4
Litmus Testing For Reform in Pakistan, with Mosharraf Zaidi

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Mosharraf Zaidi Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
4:00 PM
Tuesday,
Feb. 2
Dying from 'Natural Causes': The Migration of Prisoner Abuse from Afghanistan and the Failure to Investigate

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Craig Pyes Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
4:00 PM
Monday,
Feb. 1
The Role of Civil Society in Global Governance: Fighting Global Corruption

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Peter Eigen Malkin Penthouse
Harvard Kennedy School
4:30 PM
~ January 2010 ~
Monday,
Jan. 25
Circles of Exclusion: The Politics of Health Care in Israel

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Dr. Dani Flic Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
5:00 PM
Wednesday,
Jan. 20
Why they died. Investigating violations of humanitarian law during the July 2006 war between Israel and Hezbollah.

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Nadim Houry Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
2:00 PM
Tuesday,
Jan. 12
A conversation with the Chief Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court: Luis Moreno Ocampo

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Luis Moreno Ocampo Bell Hall
Harvard Kennedy School
3:30 PM
Saturday,
Jan. 9
Production and Discussion, 'Harriet Jacobs'

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Timothy Patrick McCarthy Central Square Theater 7:00 PM
Thursday,
Jan. 7
Production and Discussion, 'Harriet Jacobs'

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Timothy Patrick McCarthy Central Square Theater 7:30 PM
~ December 2009 ~
Friday,
Dec. 18
United Nations High-level Expert consultation on measuring the implementation of the right to development

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Andrea Rossi Bell Hall
Harvard Kennedy School
9:00 PM
Thursday,
Dec. 17
United Nations High-level Expert consultation on measuring the implementation of the right to development

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Andrea Rossi Bell Hall
Harvard Kennedy School
9:00 PM
Tuesday,
Dec. 8
Parapolitics: Emerging Mafias Taking Power in Colombia

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Claudia Lopez Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
5:00 PM
Friday,
Dec. 4
Study Group: “Disposable or Indispensable: Why Does Slavery Still Exist?”

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Timothy Patrick McCarthy Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
3:30 PM
Thursday,
Dec. 3
The Obama Strategy in Afghanistan: Troops, Timeline and the Taliban

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Rory Stewart John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum
Harvard Kennedy School
6:00 PM
Thursday,
Dec. 3
Learning From Afghans: Why we need to understand what drives change in rural Afghanistan

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Naysan Adlparvar Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
4:00 PM
Thursday,
Dec. 3
Full Equality and How We Get There

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Timothy Patrick McCarthy Sert Gallery,
Carpenter Center for the Arts
4:00 PM
Wednesday,
Dec. 2
Film Screening: "Shooting for Democracy"

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Timothy Patrick McCarthy Starr Auditorium
Harvard Kennedy School
6:00 PM
Wednesday,
Dec. 2
Constructing a Legal System in Southern Sudan

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Jasteena Dhillon Bell Hall
Harvard Kennedy School
12:00 PM
Wednesday,
Dec. 2
Suspending Indigenous Rights: Paternalism and Coercion in Australia's'Intervention' in Aboriginal Communities

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Sarah Maddison, Ph.D. Malkin Penthouse
Harvard Kennedy School
12:00 PM
Tuesday,
Dec. 1
Viewing of Tonight's Presidential Address

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Jasteena Dhillon Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
7:45 PM
Tuesday,
Dec. 1
Measurement and Human Rights (MHR) Course "Human Rights Policy Analysis". Lecture: "Human Rights Budget Analysis"

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Andrea Rossi Bell Hall
Harvard Kennedy School
6:00 PM
Tuesday,
Dec. 1
Discussion Series: Innovative Strategies in the Fight Against Modern-Day Slavery/Grassroots Social Change: How to Get Beyond Vanity Activism (HKS students only)

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Katherine Chon Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
6:00 PM
Tuesday,
Dec. 1
Implications of Ignoring Informal Justice and Governance Structures in Afghanistan/Northern Pakistan

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Jasteena Dhillon Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
4:00 PM
Tuesday,
Dec. 1
Maximizing the Efficacy of the Inter-American System for Human Rights in the Americas

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Professor James Cavallaro Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
2:00 PM
~ November 2009 ~
Tuesday,
Nov. 24
Discussion Series: Innovative Strategies in the Fight Against Modern-Day Slavery/Demand and Large-Scale Sporting Events (HKS students only)

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Katherine Chon Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
6:00 PM
Tuesday,
Nov. 24
2010 Iraqi Elections: What's the Difference This Time?

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Razzaq al-Saiedi and Dr. Ali A. Alllawi Malkin Penthouse
Harvard Kennedy School
11:45 AM
Monday,
Nov. 23
Career Panel: Careers in Combating Human Trafficking

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Christina Bain Fainsod Room
Harvard Kennedy School
6:00 PM
Monday,
Nov. 23
Honduras Conference

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Leonardo Vivas Malkin Penthouse
Harvard Kennedy School
4:00 PM
Thursday,
Nov. 19
ACT-ing UP: The Living Legacy of AIDS Protest

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Timothy Patrick McCarthy Sert Gallery,
Carpenter Center for the Arts
4:00 PM
Wednesday,
Nov. 18
An alternative perspective- An ethical reading of human rights in Islam

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Ali A. Allawi Neustadt Classroom
Harvard Kennedy School
4:00 PM
Tuesday,
Nov. 17
Discussion Series: Innovative Strategies in the Fight Against Modern-Day Slavery/Systemic Health Implications (HKS students only)

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Katherine Chon Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
6:00 PM
Monday,
Nov. 16
Armenian-Turkish Reconciliation: Routes Through Empowerment

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Hasan Cemal, Asbed Kotchikian, & Yektan Turkyilmaz TSAI Auditorium, CGIS South
1730 Cambridge St
7:00 PM
Monday,
Nov. 16
The Bolivarian Revolution: Political Philosophy and Human Rights

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Leonardo Vivas Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
5:00 PM
Monday,
Nov. 16
Face-to-Face with Modern-Day Slavery / A Conversation with E. Benjamin Skinner (Students Only)

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E. Benjamin Skinner Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
1:00 PM
Monday,
Nov. 16
Online Conference: Best Practices to Combat Human Trafficking: Forced Labor

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Christina Bain Online 10:00 AM
Friday,
Nov. 13
Study Group: “Opiate of the Masses or Tool of Liberation: Whats God Got to Do With It?”

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Timothy Patrick McCarthy Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
3:30 PM
Thursday,
Nov. 12
62 Years of Unrest: Regional and International Ramifications of the Kashmir Conflict

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Moderated by:
Dr. Sugata Bose
Gundle Family Classroom
(L-230)

Harvard Kennedy School
4:30 PM
Thursday,
Nov. 12
ACT-ing UP: The Living Legacy of AIDS Protest

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Timothy Patrick McCarthy Sert Gallery,
Carpenter Center for the Arts
4:00 PM
Tuesday,
Nov. 10
Discussion Series: Innovative Strategies in the Fight Against Modern-Day Slavery/Forced Begging and Peddling Operations (HKS students only)

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Katherine Chon Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
6:00 PM
Tuesday,
Nov. 10
Youth Civic Culture in Mexico: When the Future of Democracy is in the Hands of the Young

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Fernando Reimers Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
2:00 PM
Monday,
Nov. 9
Africa Rising: The Grassroots Movement to End Female Genital Mutilation

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Ambassador Swanee Hunt, Wendy Flick & Julie Lewis Wiener Auditorium
Harvard Kennedy School
6:00 PM
Saturday,
Nov. 7
Cultural Influences: The Military, Politics and Society in 21st Century America

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Sarah Sewall Robsham Theatre,
Boston College
3:45 PM
Friday,
Nov. 6
Afghan Students Initiative

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Student Group Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
5:15 PM
Thursday,
Nov. 5
Mustafa Kamal: Governance in Pakistan: A Mayor's Viewpoint

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Mustafa Kamal Starr Auditorium
Harvard Kennedy School
6:00 PM
Wednesday,
Nov. 4
Film Screening: Macedonia: 'The War Which Did Not Take Place'

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Gerald Knaus Nye 'B', Taubman
Conference Center

Harvard Kennedy School
4:30 PM
Tuesday,
Nov. 3
Discussion Series: Innovative Strategies in the Fight Against Modern-Day Slavery/Internet-Based Child Sex Trafficking (HKS students only)

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Katherine Chon Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
6:00 PM
Monday,
Nov. 2
Justice as Prevention of Mass Atrocities

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Juan Mendez Malkin Penthouse
Harvard Kennedy School
1:30 PM
~ October 2009 ~
Friday,
Oct. 30
Leonardo Vivas Presenting at the Scholars Seminar Leonardo Vivas Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
7:00 PM
Friday,
Oct. 30
Study Group: “On Difference and Domination: Can Islamists Have Human Rights?”

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Timothy Patrick McCarthy Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
3:30 PM
Friday,
Oct. 30
Malalai Joya, Afghan Parliamentarian

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Malalai Joya Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
2:30 PM
Thursday,
Oct. 29
MHR Course Human Rights Policy Analysis. Lesson 3 "Research methods and data collection with marginal and excluded populations"

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Andrea Rossi Perkins Room
Harvard Kennedy School
6:00 PM
Thursday,
Oct. 29
ACT-ing UP: The Living Legacy of AIDS Protest

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Timothy Patrick McCarthy Sert Gallery,
Carpenter Center for the Arts
4:00 PM
Wednesday,
Oct. 28
The Evolution of the Idea of Human Rights and Duties in Islam

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Ali A. Allawi Neustadt Classroom
Harvard Kennedy School
4:00 PM
Wednesday,
Oct. 28
Latin American Initiative Brown Bag

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Leonardo Vivas Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
12:00 PM
Tuesday,
Oct. 27
Discussion Series: Innovative Strategies in the Fight Against Modern-Day Slavery/Slavery: Along Corporate Supply Chains (EVENT CANCELLED)

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Katherine Chon Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
6:00 PM
Tuesday,
Oct. 27
Mission Impossible? Deconstructing Counter-insurgency in Afghanistan

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Matt Waldman Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
4:00 PM
Monday,
Oct. 26
A Focus on Pakistan's Judiciary and Media - Custodians of Democracy or Tyrants of the Future?

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Aitzaz Ahsan, Osama Siddique and Mir Rahman Wiener Auditorium
Harvard Kennedy School
6:00 PM
Friday,
Oct. 23
Two January Course Preview Sessions: "Human Rights Advocacy Using Video" and "Human Rights, Development, and International Politics"

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Sam Gregory, Loubna Freih Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
4:00 PM
Friday,
Oct. 23
The Goldstone Report: Should Hamas and Israel be Investigated for War Crimes?

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Rami G. Khouri Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
1:30 PM
Friday,
Oct. 23
Panel Discussion: US-Pakistan Relations

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Amb. Aziz Khan, and Ahmer Bilal Soofi, Moeed Yusuf Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
11:00 AM
Thursday,
Oct. 22
MHR Course Human Rights Policy Analysis. Lesson 2 "Measuring the unmeasurable: Indicators, measurements and indices"

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Andrea Rossi Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
6:00 PM
Thursday,
Oct. 22
ACT-ing UP: The Living Legacy of AIDS Protest

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Timothy Patrick McCarthy Sert Gallery,
Carpenter Center For the Arts
5:00 PM
Thursday,
Oct. 22
The Price for Democracy in Lebanon: Reflections and Human Rights Concerns- Film Screening and Brownbag Seminar

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Loubna Freih Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
1:30 PM
Thursday,
Oct. 22
Iraq In transition: The National Library & Archives, Old Tasks and New Responsibilities

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Dr. Saad Eskander Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
11:30 AM
Wednesday,
Oct. 21
Carr Center 10th Anniversary FORUM Event. "Why Human Rights Matter: Human Rights as Public Service"

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Rory Stewart John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum
Harvard Kennedy School
6:00 PM
Tuesday,
Oct. 20
Discussion Series: Innovative Strategies in the Fight Against Modern-Day Slavery/Individual/Non-Network Trafficking (HKS students only)

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Katherine Chon Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
6:00 PM
Tuesday,
Oct. 20
After Guantanamo - A National Security Court?

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Glenn Sulmasy Faculty Dining Room
Harvard Kennedy School
12:00 PM
Monday,
Oct. 19
After the Saffron Revolution: The Struggle for Human Rights in Burma

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Charles Hallisey Sperry Room, Andover Hall,
Harvard Divinity School
4:00 PM
Monday,
Oct. 19
Mass Atrocity Response Operations

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Sarah Sewall Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
12:00 PM
Friday,
Oct. 16
Study Group: “The Politics of Identity: Are Gay Rights and Civil Rights Human Rights?”

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Timothy Patrick McCarthy Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
3:30 PM
Thursday,
Oct. 15
MHR Course Human Rights Policy Analysis. Lesson 1 “Evidence-based human rights policy”

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Andrea Rossi Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
6:00 PM
Thursday,
Oct. 15
Pioneers in the Struggle Against Human Trafficking:Film Screening of The DAY MY GOD DIED

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Christina Bain Allison Dining Room
Harvard Kennedy School
3:00 PM
Tuesday,
Oct. 13
Discussion Series: Innovative Strategies in the Fight Against Modern-Day Slavery/Closed Criminal Networks

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Katherine Chon Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
6:00 PM
Tuesday,
Oct. 13
Aid and Stability - Is there any proof that one leads to another?

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Andrew Wilder Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
4:00 PM
Thursday,
Oct. 8
HKS Human Rights Professional Interest Council - Open House

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HKS Student Group - HRPiC Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
6:00 PM
Tuesday,
Oct. 6
Discussion Series: Innovative Strategies in the Fight Against Modern-Day Slavery/Open Criminal Networks

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Katherine Chon Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
6:00 PM
Monday,
Oct. 5
Historical Legal Developments in Afghanistan's Formal System of Law and the Impact on the Perception of Justice in Afghanistan Today

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Abdul Rasheed Rashid Nye 'B', Taubman
Conference Center

Harvard Kennedy School
4:00 PM
Thursday,
Oct. 1
Discussion Series: Innovative Strategies in the Fight Against Modern-Day Slavery/The Next Generation of Anti-Trafficking Strategies

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Katherine Chon Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
6:00 PM
~ September 2009 ~
Tuesday,
Sep. 29
Counter-narcotics and Statebuilding in Afghanistan

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David Mansfield Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
4:00 PM
Tuesday,
Sep. 29
Brown Bag - "Aid Effectiveness and Donor Coordianation"

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Mark Ward Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
12:00 PM
Monday,
Sep. 28
Film: “Bosnia - A miracle which does not shine”

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Gerald Knaus Fainsod Room
Harvard Kennedy School
3:00 PM
Sunday,
Sep. 27
Crossing Boundaries, Building Bridges: Heeding the Call to Service

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Timothy Patrick McCarthy Pusey Room,
The Memorial Church,
Harvard Yard
9:00 AM
Friday,
Sep. 25
Study Group: “On Gender and Justice: Can Feminism Go Global?”

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Timothy Patrick McCarthy Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
3:30 PM
Tuesday,
Sep. 22
Panel Discussion: Afghan Elections - What comes next?

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Rory Stewart Wiener Auditorium
Harvard Kennedy School
4:00 PM
Friday,
Sep. 18
Study Group on Human Rights and Social Movements

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Timothy Patrick McCarthy Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
3:30 PM
Tuesday,
Sep. 15
“Talking Helmand” - the Political Officer's advice for armies campaigning in the Pashtoon heartland.

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Michael Semple Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
4:00 PM
Thursday,
Sep. 10
Film: “Kosovo - Cutting the Lifeline”

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Gerald Knaus Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
4:00 PM
Wednesday,
Sep. 9
Afpak Program Meet and Greet

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Rory Stewart Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
10:00 AM
Tuesday,
Sep. 8
Film: “Truth, Fear and Hope in Istanbul.” An award-winning documentary on Turkish politics.

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Gerald Knaus Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
4:00 PM
Friday,
Sep. 4
Carr Center Open House

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Rory Stewart Carr Center Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School
3:00 PM