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“Referendum in Sudan: Crack-up or Peace?”

Friday, December 17, 2010, 1:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. New York, UN Private Dining Room 1-3 The new year will start with a bang in Sudan.  The people of Sudan’s South will vote in a referendum on 9 January 2011 more »

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“Uniting for Peacebuilding: Synergies Between the PBC and the World Bank in Mobilizing Resources and Coordinating Policies”

Friday, December 3, 2010, 12:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. New York, The German House Timely, coherent and sustainable funding remains an ongoing challenge for the international community when helping countries to establish lasting peace. This discussion, organized by FES New more »

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Fifth FES Fall Academy “Understanding the United Nations”

Monday, November 15 – Friday, November 19, 2010 New York Also this year, FES New York hosted its annual Fall Academy. 17 young policy analysts from Africa, Asia, Latin America and the Middle East came to New York to learn more »

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ECOSOC Retreat 2010 – “Building on Progress: Defining new Actions”

October 29-30, 2010 Tarrytown, New York Since 2005, the UN Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC)  has undergone substantial changes in its modalities, which will be reviewed by the General Assembly during its 65th session. This review, together with current trends more »

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G-20 Summitry and Seoul: Policy Powerhouse or Multilateral Talk Shop?

Wednesday, October 27 2010, 1:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. New York, Presidents’ Room, Harvard Club of New York City Next month, the Group of 20 summit in Seoul will bring the leaders of the world’s largest national economies together, once more »

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Taliban Across Borders: The Pakistani Problematic

Tuesday, October 26 2010, 1:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. New York, The Century Foundation Three decades of grinding war in Afghanistan have had a common denominator: a long, porous border with Pakistan. Today, those borderlands have become the spawning ground more »

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First Committee Side Event – Revitalizing the Conference of Disarmament

Tuesday, October 19, 2010, 1:15 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. New York, Baha’i Conference Room, 866 UN Plaza, First Floor In recognition of numerous diplomats and civil society leaders coming to New York for the First Committee, Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung and Global Action more »

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G20’s Role in the Post-Crisis World

September 1 to 2, 2010 Seoul, South Korea In the beginning of September, former Presidents and Prime Ministers from the Club of Madrid exchanged their views with the Korean G20 Presidency ahead of the G20 Summit which will take place more »

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Welcome Dinner and Book Launch

Tuesday, June 22, 2010, 7:00 p.m.  – 9:00 p.m. Courtyard Marriott Downtown, 475 Yonge Street, Spadina A&B Room Program On the occasion of the fourth G20 Summit in Toronto, June 2010, the FES launched two new volumes: “Canadian Perspectives on more »

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