06:00 PM - 07:30 PM
NED honored President Lech Walesa and reflected on democratic achievements and challenges facing Poland and the region.
06:00 PM - 08:30 PM
Alina Mungiu-Pippidi will present the sixteenth annual Seymour Martin Lipset Lecture on Democracy in the World on the topic of "The Rise and Fall of 'Good Governance' Promotion."
09:00 AM - 11:00 AM
A new research report prepared by the Uyghur Human Rights Project (UHRP), a National Endowment for Democracy (NED) grantee, lays out clear and convincing evidence of the CCP’s desecration and destruction of Uyghur holy spaces as part of a multipronged strategy to erase the Uyghur identity, history, religion, and culture.