Archived Events


24th Annual Conference on Taiwan Studies panel on Environmental Security: A Crucible in the South China Sea

23 September 2016 – 25 September 2016 | Inn at USC Wyndham Garden, 1619 Pendleton St, Columbia, SC 29201

Walker Institute & Center for Asian Studies Program

The 24th Annual Conference on Taiwan Studies will this year include one session on environmental security and the South China Sea. The event will be chaired by James Borton (University of South Caroli...

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Conflict-Related Sexual Violence and Conflict Minerals: The Case of the Democratic Republic of Congo

22 September 2016 | Ann Arbor, Michigan

The Office of Global Public Health (OGPH), School of Nursing, William Davidson Institute, LS&A Human Rights Program, Global REACH, and the Panzi Foundation USA

Global Crossroads Lecture: Dr. Denis Mukwege, OB/GYN and Director of the Panzi Hospital in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) is world renowned for his fearless work treating survivors of sexual v...

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Climate and National Security Forum 2016

14 September 2016 | Washington, DC

Center for Climate and Security, Center for the National Interest, George Washington University’s Elliott School of International Affairs

The Center for Climate and Security, in partnership with the Center for the National Interest and the George Washington University’s Elliott School of International Affairs, will be hosting the firs...

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Watch Live: Sentry Investigations, Clooney, and Cheadle

12 September 2016 | Webinar

The Sentry

The Sentry, which George Clooney and I co-founded, has been conducting a two year investigation into the links between mass corruption and armed conflict in South Sudan. On Monday, September 12 at 10...

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IUCN World Conservation Congress: Planet at the Crossroads

1 September 2016 – 10 September 2016 | Hawai'i

International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN)

Our planet is at a crossroads. The ecosystems that underpin our economies, well-being and survival are collapsing. Species are becoming extinct at unprecedented rates. Our climate is in crisis. And it...

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Integrating Climate Governance and Water Diplomacy

30 August 2016 | Stockholm, Sweden

German Federal Foreign Office, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ), and Adelphi

Climate change will significantly impact water flows, including in geopolitically unstable regions. With a new paper and a side event in Stockholm, adelphi sheds light on how the international co...

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Talk to Focus on Dangers of Climate Change & Water Scarcity

4 August 2016 | Leavenworth, Kansas

Leavenworth Public Library

Dr. Wendell King is Dean of Academics, U.S. Army Command and General Staff College. He will speak about the impact of climate change and water scarcity on the population at 7 p.m., Aug. 4, at the Leav...

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Hiroshima and the DMZ: The Ethnology of Environmental Peacebuilding in Korea and Japan

26 July 2016 – 9 August 2016 | South Korea and Japan

Peace Park Expeditions and Ohio University

Experience the power and beauty of East Asian culture, language and ecology in the Hiroshima and the DMZ program. This summer will take students back in time as they learn about the practical and symb...

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Best Practices in Conflict Minerals Compliance

26 July 2016 | Online

Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg, PA (ST&R) and Sandler & Travis Trade Advisory Services (STTAS)

Compliance with conflict minerals reporting requirements is of increasing concern to federal authorities, making it critical for affected companies to fully understand those requirements and how to s...

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2016 Conflict Mineral Compliance Webinar Series

14 July 2016 | Online

Assent Compliance

Assent is hosting a 2016 conflict mineral compliance webinar series entitled "Your Conflict Mineral Program For 2016 – Changing Service Providers and Using a Compliance Partner" and will continue...

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