Events at USIP
What’s Next for Democracy and Women’s Rights in Afghanistan?

What’s Next for Democracy and Women’s Rights in Afghanistan?

October 18, 2019

Join Rep. Susan Davis and Rep. Martha Roby as they reflect on important progress made by and for Afghan women within the domestic, civic, military, and political spheres, which they have highlighted in annual congressional delegations to Afghanistan over the past 12 years.

Exploring New Approaches for Atrocity Prevention

Exploring New Approaches for Atrocity Prevention

October 17, 2019

Join USIP for a discussion on the Right to Assist doctrine with ICNC President Hardy Merriman and other civil resistance experts. The event will look at how Right to Assist could be implemented, as well as how increased external support might be viewed from the perspectives of efficacy, international law, practical concerns, and possible unintended consequences.

PeaceCon 2019: Seizing the Moment for Peace in a Disrupted World

PeaceCon 2019: Seizing the Moment for Peace in a Disrupted World

October 3, 2019

With a global upsurge in violent conflict, environmental degradation, great power competition, and technological change, the challenges facing the peacebuilding community have never been greater or more urgent. In response to these challenges, USIP is pleased to partner with the Alliance for Peacebuilding to host the largest annual gathering of peacebuilding practitioners in the United States: PeaceCon 2019.