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May 2014

Webinar: How to Measure Progress? Replacing GDP

May 22, 2014 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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Webinar: How to Measure Progress? Replacing GDP

A webinar revealing stories from Massachusetts, Maryland, the Mid-Atlantic Transition Hub, and Vermont in using the Genuine Progress Indicator (GPI).

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April 2014

Venezuelan Constitutional Expert Hermann Escarr Speaks

April 30, 2014 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
IPS Conference Room, 1301 Connecticut Avenue, NW, 6th Floor
Washington, DC 20036 United States
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Venezuelan Constitutional Expert Hermann Escarr Speaks

IPS' Foreign Policy In Focus hosts a talk with Venezuelan law professor about the current situation in Venezuela and the dialogue for peace, moderated by IPS boardmember James Early.

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Abduction in Laos

April 29, 2014 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Center for Strategic and International Studies, 1616 Rhode Island Ave, NW, Concourse level Room 114
Washington, DC United States
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Abduction in Laos

IPS and the Center for Strategic and International Studies Sumitro Chair for Southeast Asia Studies are pleased to invite you to a talk featuring Dr. Ng Shui Meng.

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March 2014

War vs. Diplomacy: Uncovering the Real Debate in Washington

March 6, 2014 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Lane Community College Downtown Center, 101 W. 10th Avenue
Eugene, OR United States
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War vs. Diplomacy: Uncovering the Real Debate in Washington

Join Community Alliance of Lane County and the Lane Community College Peace Center as they host a live streamed presentation by IPS Fellow Phyllis Bennis.

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February 2014

CEO-Worker Pay Ratios: Cutting-Edge Campaigns on a Critical Inequality Battleground

February 24, 2014 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
IPS Conference Room, 1301 Connecticut Avenue, NW, 6th Floor
Washington, DC 20036 United States
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CEO-Worker Pay Ratios: Cutting-Edge Campaigns on a Critical Inequality Battleground

Be part of this discussion on the widening pay gaps on the global political stage and how we can build on promising initiatives to narrow this economic divide.

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Global Agenda 2014

February 19, 2014 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
University of Delaware, Mitchell Hall South College Avenue
Newark, DE United States
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Global Agenda 2014

FPIF Co-Director Emira Woods will be a featured speaker at the University of Delaware “Global Agenda 2014” Speakers Series. Opening up the series, Emira will speak on “Global Demands, Regional Responses”. Her Keynote address will be on “Africa in the 21st Century”

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January 2014

Thoughtworks Africa Cocktail Event

January 23, 2014 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Busboys & Poets – Arlington, 4251 Campbell Avenue
Arlington, VA United States
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Thoughtworks Africa Cocktail Event

A cocktail event to begin IPS' Foreign Policy In Focus partnership with a tech company that has a progressive, Pan-Africanist, social change agenda.

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October 2013

Destructive Mining in Latin America and Grassroots Resistance

October 22, 2013 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
IPS Conference Room, 1301 Connecticut Avenue, NW, 6th Floor
Washington, DC 20036 United States
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Join us to learn about the networks of activists helping support local communities re-sist the exploitation of their lands and how you can get involved.

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National Teach-In on Syria and U.S. Policy in the Region

October 8, 2013 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Busboys & Poets – 14th & V, 2021 14th Street NW
Washington, DC 20009
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National Teach-In on Syria and U.S. Policy in the Region

Come learn about the rapidly unfolding developments, our clear victory, and the far from over work that still needs to be done.

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July 2013

Workshop: Afro- Descendants in Uruguay

July 8, 2013 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage Conference Room, 600 Maryland Avenue SW, Suite 2001
Washington, DC United States
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Workshop: Afro- Descendants in Uruguay

Organized by IPS Board Member James Early, a workshop on the affirmative rights and Uruguay-U.S. educational exchanges on non-racial discrimination.

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February 2013

New Year – Old Wars in The Middle East

February 5, 2013 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Bito Auditorium, Reem Kayden Center, Bard College, 30 Campus Road
Annandale, NY United States
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June 2012

Workshop: Genuine Progress Indicator

June 28, 2012 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Miller Library, 9421 Frederick Road
Ellicott City, MD United States
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Experts from the Maryland Department of Resources and the Institute for Policy Studies will
introduce Maryland's  alternative state indicator and discuss how it could best be utilized by people interested in incorporating it into the work  of the Transition Towns movement in Howard County.

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The SHARE Fair

June 16, 2012 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
St. Stephens Church, 1525 Newton Street NW
Washington, DC United States
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Come learn how to do your own composting, start a community garden, or build your own website at the SHARE Fair, a free space where activists from different movements come together to share practical skills and learn from each other. 

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April 2012

The 99% Spring

April 9, 2012 @ 9:00 am - April 15, 2012 @ 5:00 pm
Locations Across the USA, http://actions.the99spring.com/ United States + Google Map

Join a gather across America from April 9-15 to train in non-violent action and the work together on reclaiming our country.History is calling; it’s time to step up!

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March 2012

Trade Agreements & Human Rights: How Victimizers Sue Victims in Latin America

March 24, 2012 @ 2:15 pm - 3:45 pm
Doubletree Hotel, 300 Army-Navy Drive
Arlington, VA United States
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IPS Associate Fellow Manuel Pérez-Rocha will lead a workshop as part of Ecumenical Advocacy Day for Global Peace with Justice on "Trade Agreements & Human Rights: How Victimizers Sue Victims in Latin America."

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