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Promoting Peace During Conflict in Ukraine and Myanmar: Women’s Roles and Strategies

Myanmar people hold a banner reading

What:

Georgetown University’s Institute for Women, Peace and Security and the Embassy of Sweden will launch new research on peace-building strategies amidst ongoing conflicts in Ukraine and Myanmar on Wednesday, January 17, 2017 at Georgetown University.

 

Who:

The event will feature remarks by country experts and report authors. Speakers will include:

Ambassador Karin Olofsdottir, Ambassador of Sweden

Ambassador Melanne Verveer, Director of GIWPS

Ambassador William Taylor, U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine (2006-2009)

Ambassador Derek Mitchell, U.S. Ambassador to Myanmar (2012-2016)

 

When:

Wednesday, January 17, 2018, 2:00-3:30pm

 

Where:

Riggs Library

3rd Floor, Healy Hall

Georgetown University

3700 O St NW

Washington, DC 20057

 

RSVP:

Kindly RSVP here.

 

Media Coverage:

Media who are interested in covering the event should RSVP to Sarah Rutherford in the Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace and Security at sdr56@gerogetown.edu by Tuesday, January 16.