The Problem of Peace

  • Founded
    1945
  • Seminar Number
    403

This seminar is concerned broadly with the maintenance of international peace and security and with the settlement of international disputes. It considers specific conflicts and also discusses the contemporary role of the United Nations, multinational peacekeeping, humanitarian efforts and other measures for the resolution of international conflicts.


Co-Chairs
Professor Roy Lee
royslee@optonline.net

Ambassador and Professor John Hirsch
hirsch@ipinst.org

Rapporteur
Huda Wajih
hw2566@columbia.edu


Meeting dates and locations are subject to change. Please confirm details with the seminar rapporteur.

 

Welcome

Meetings

10/11/2016 Faculty House, Columbia University
6:00 PM
Global Debate on Security and Peace: Implications for the Multilateral Governance System
Dr. Youssef Mahmoud, International Peace Institute
Abstract




12/06/2016 Faculty House, Columbia University
7:30 PM
Peace with the 'Community of Life'
Nicholas A. Robinson, Specialist in Comparative International Environmental Law




01/31/2017 Faculty House, Columbia University
7:30 PM
Iraq and Pakistan: Perception vs. Reality
Francis Randall, Historian, Writer, and Educator




02/21/2017 Faculty House, Columbia University
7:30 PM
Election Results in the Gambia : Implications for Democracy in Africa
Ambassador John Hirsch, International Peace Institute