April 10, 2019

Ethiopia’s Democratic Opening One Year Later: Looking...

09:00 AM - 11:00 AM

In this panel discussion, Seife Ayalew, Yoseph Badwaza, Kassahun Follo and Obang Metho examined the success, opportunities, and challenges of Ethiopia’s democratic transformation one year after the inauguration of Abiy Ahmed as Prime Minister.


October 23, 2018

Elections in the Congo: Benchmarks for a Peaceful Transition

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

This panel discussion examined the essential benchmarks for credible elections in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), as well as the potential consequences if these benchmarks are not met.


July 25, 2018

Democratizing Ethiopia? Turning Promises into Reality

09:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Experts will speak about U.S. policy and engagement to promote human rights and examine opportunities for democratic reform in Ethiopia.


June 14, 2018

Assessing Zimbabwe’s Election and Prospects for a Democratic...

12:00 PM - 04:00 PM

Leading political scientists, policy-makers, and activists provided an assessment of the prospects and challenges Zimbabwe will face during the election period.