Countering Kleptocracy: August 30, 2023
Understanding transnational kleptocracy as a vehicle for theft, repression, and democratic erosion…and how we can respond. If you enjoy this newsletter, forward it to a friend or share on social media...
"Beijing Rules" with Bethany Allen
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Please join the International Forum for Democratic Studies for a one-on-one discussion with Bethany Allen to discuss her book and the wider implications of China’s international economic coercion.
Afghan Democracy Activists Adapt to Build a Better Future
Two years since the Taliban takeover, Afghans continue to risk everything for an Afghanistan that respects human rights, and freedom.
Kleptocratic Cooperation in Africa: How Russia and China...
02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Please join the International Forum for Democratic Studies, J.R. Mailey, Andrea Ngombet, and Jodi Vittori for a discussion on how two global authoritarian powers, Russia and China, provide surge capacity to kleptocratic networks in Africa.
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