Events

Upcoming Events

Saudi Arabia

Sep 22, 2014

Saudi Arabia: Opposing Democracy at Home and Abroad

Since the onset of the Arab Spring, the authorities in Saudi Arabia have pursued an increasingly repressive course, seeking to maintain the status quo in an environment where expectations are markedly changing. Join us for a discussion with three leading experts who will discuss the key issues relating to Saudi Arabia’s opposition to democracy within and beyond its borders. :: MORE

Sep 23, 2014

From Internal Displacement to Inclusive Democracy: The Afro-Colombian Experience

Marino Córdoba will share his experiences as an Afro-Colombian community leader who was displaced multiple times and who has led numerous campaigns over the past decade advocating for the civil and collective land rights of Colombia’s Afro-descendant peoples.  :: MORE