Recent Lectures & Events
US and the UN in Difficult Times
Charles Francis Adams Lecture by Gillian Sorensen, Senior Advisor and
National Advocate at the United Nations Foundation.
US Arctic Research Commission
Mead Treadwell has played an active role in Arctic research and
exploration. His focus has been on development of natural resources,
protection of the Arctic environment and fostering international
cooperation after the Cold War.
Climate Change and Energy: Europe Takes the Lead
Andris Piebalgs, Commissioner for Energy, Commission of the EU.
Representing the European Union to the United States of America during the Portuguese EU Presidency
His Excellency Joao de Vallera, Ambassador to Portugal.
Enlargements of the European Union: Past and Future
Jacek Saryusz-Wolski, Chairman of the European Parliament’s Committee on Foreign Affairs.
Making and Keeping Peace in Darfur
Jack Christofides, Deputy Director of the Europe and Americas Division
at the UN Department of Peacekeeping Operations.