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  • How Will Ingenuity Handle a Warming Planet? | ASU in Washington D.C.
    Congressional District Map Services for ASU Faculty and Staff Federal Lobbying Disclosure Act Lobbying Disclosure Form U S Presidents and Cabinet Visits Events News Upcoming Events Events Archive News Videos Facilities ASU Washington Center Decision Theater Washington D C McCain Institute for International Leadership Hosting an ASU Event in D C Temporary Office Space in Washington D C About Faculty and Staff Directory Services for Faculty and Staff Visitor Information Contact Us ASU in DC s Latest Tweets Back to all videos How Will Ingenuity Handle a Warming Planet Humans are altering the Earth system at every scale up to and including the global climate Going forward how will human ingenuity handle a warming world We re all familiar with the doomsday predictions of more droughts fires floods and economic disaster but what are the possibilities for thriving in a changed climate Our species is innovative and adaptive rarely more so than when responding to stress and conflict Join Future Tense to consider the question before us in these Anthropocene days What opportunities does global climate change present for making our societies more equitable prosperous and resilient in the long run Part 1 of 6 Futures of Climate Chage featuring Brad Allenby President s Professor of Sustainable Engineering Lincoln Professor of Engineering and Ethics Arizona State University Part 2 of 6 The Climate Business Boom featuring Mckenzie Funk Author Windfall The Booming Business of Global Warming Part 3 of 6 The Energy Question featuring Alex Trembath Senior Analyst The Breakthrough Institute Lisa Margonelli Author Oil On the Brain Petroleum s Long Strange Trip to Your Tank Utibe Effiong Research Scientist Risk Science Center University of Michigan School of Public Health Kartikeya Singh CIERP Doctoral Research Fellow Tufts University Part 4 of 6 Navigating New Frontiers featuring Rear Admiral Jonathan White

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  • Syria: Should the United States Do More? | ASU in Washington D.C.
    Education Opportunities Academy for Innovative Higher Education Leadership ASU Online Business and Public Policy Residency Program Capital Scholars Program Continuing Education Cronkite News Washington Bureau DC Legal Extension Program Executive Master of Public Administration program Futurography Intern Housing in Washington D C Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders McCain Institute for International Leadership Internship Program Next Generation Leaders Program Policy Science Technology Society Scholars Program Rule of Law and Governance Program School of Social and Behavioral Sciences Washington Internships Science Diplomacy and Leadership Program Science Outside the Lab Washington Policy Design Studio National Policy Affairs About National Policy Affairs Arizona s Congressional Delegation ASU s Congressional Priorities Congressional District Map Services for ASU Faculty and Staff Federal Lobbying Disclosure Act Lobbying Disclosure Form U S Presidents and Cabinet Visits Events News Upcoming Events Events Archive News Videos Facilities ASU Washington Center Decision Theater Washington D C McCain Institute for International Leadership Hosting an ASU Event in D C Temporary Office Space in Washington D C About Faculty and Staff Directory Services for Faculty and Staff Visitor Information Contact Us ASU in DC s Latest Tweets Back to all videos Syria Should the United States Do More On Thursday January 15 2015 the McCain Institute for International Leadership hosted Syria Should the United States Do More at the Heritage Center at the U S Navy Memorial in Washington DC Having hosted our first debate two years ago on whether the United States should save Syria the McCain Institute revisited the issue by examining the current situation in Syria the rise of ISIS and if U S action to date is sufficient or far greater Featuring Andrew Tabler Senior Fellow in the Program on Arab Politics The Washington Institute Michael Doran Senior Fellow Hudson Institute Aaron David Miller Vice President for

    Original URL path: https://washingtondc.asu.edu/video/syria-should-the-united-states-do-more (2016-04-29)
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  • Examining the Crisis in Syria | ASU in Washington D.C.
    Office Space in Washington D C About Faculty and Staff Directory Services for Faculty and Staff Visitor Information Contact Us ASU in DC s Latest Tweets Back to all videos Examining the Crisis in Syria The above video link takes you to http www newamerica org future of war examining the crisis in syria Over the past three years popular political protests in Syria led to mass state repression and the country s descent into a devastating civil war Over 190 000 people have been killed countless more injured and entire towns demolished Nearly half of Syria s 22 million people had fled their homes either as refugees or internally displaced persons The human cost of this conflict is extraordinary and the world s great powers remain divided on coordinated international action even as the situation has expanded to become a major regional conflict For some time public U S debate and discussion on the Syrian crisis has been limited and presented in a binary fashion as a choice between robust military action or marked disengagement Then in mid 2014 as the conflict significantly impacted Iraqi national security the U S and a collection of allies began a series of focused military activities The situation remains uncertain and there is a lack of consensus regarding U S policy objectives and strategy regarding the crisis in Syria This conference brings together experts on international law the documentation of atrocities in Syria reporting on the conflict engaging social media assessing the humanitarian and psychosocial impact of the war and imagining more comprehensive solutions Part 1 of 5 Atrocities International Law and Accountability featuring Daniel Rothenberg Arizona State University Megan Price Human Rights Data Analysis Group David Crane Syracuse University School of Law Jennifer Daskal American University George Sabra Syrian Democratic People s

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  • ASU in Washington D.C.
    News Upcoming Events Events Archive News Videos Videos Search Categories Any Science Policy Healthcare Education Technology International Other Wednesday May 21 2014 Breaking the Gridlock How to Steer Thru Stalemates and Get Government Working Again Why has it become so difficult for our Federal government to negotiate come to agreement and pass legislation How can we improve the policy making process in Washington to boost overall Tuesday May 20 2014 Soil Carbon Cowboys Filmmaker Peter Byck and leading Grass Fed Beef rancher scientist Allen Williams presented a new 12 minute film Soil Carbon Cowboys Byck and Allen will then discuss the ASU Thursday May 08 2014 Development Orthodoxy in the Himalayas A Case of Persistent Policy Failure in Agriculture In an era of globalization and environmental uncertainty improving the livelihoods of smallholder farmers has become a high priority in agricultural development agenda of policy makers Yet Wednesday April 30 2014 20 Years After the Rwandan Genocide Have We Learned Our Lesson Twenty years ago over 800 000 people were killed in the Rwandan genocide the single swiftest loss of life in modern times Then UN Secretary General Kofi Annan and President Bill Clinton have Tuesday April 29 2014 From Nowhere to Nobels Pathways to Success for Women in STEM Women now hold more than half of all American jobs but they still make up less than twenty five percent of the science technology engineering and math or STEM workforce And the numbers are Tuesday April 29 2014 Hacking the University Will Tech Fix Higher Education If 2012 was the year of the Massive Open Online Course according to the New York Times 2013 was something of a reality check MOOCs were meant to give people all over the United States and the Tuesday April 15 2014 Putin s Russia Time

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  • Leaving the Dark Side : Emptying Guantanamo and the CIA Torture Report | ASU in Washington D.C.
    Science Diplomacy and Leadership Program Science Outside the Lab Washington Policy Design Studio National Policy Affairs About National Policy Affairs Arizona s Congressional Delegation ASU s Congressional Priorities Congressional District Map Services for ASU Faculty and Staff Federal Lobbying Disclosure Act Lobbying Disclosure Form U S Presidents and Cabinet Visits Events News Upcoming Events Events Archive News Videos Facilities ASU Washington Center Decision Theater Washington D C McCain Institute for International Leadership Hosting an ASU Event in D C Temporary Office Space in Washington D C About Faculty and Staff Directory Services for Faculty and Staff Visitor Information Contact Us ASU in DC s Latest Tweets Back to all videos Leaving the Dark Side Emptying Guantanamo and the CIA Torture Report On January 22 2009 just days after becoming president Barack Obama issued Executive Order 13492 ordering the closure of the detention facilities at Guantanamo Bay Cuba Yet nearly six years later while some detainees have been transferred to other locations the prison remains open and 127 men are still being held In fact Sunday January 11 will mark the 13th anniversary of the prison s creation With the Obama presidency now nearing its end New America is pleased to welcome U S Air Force Col ret Morris Davis a former chief prosecutor of the detention facility s military commissions Thomas B Wilner a lawyer with Shearman Sterling LLP who was the Counsel of Record to Guantanamo detainees in the two U S Supreme Court decisions that established their right to habeas corpus and in the case that established their right to counsel and Andy Worthington a journalist and the author of The Guantanamo Files The Stories of the 774 Detainees in America s Illegal Prison for a discussion about what can or can t be done in the next

    Original URL path: https://washingtondc.asu.edu/video/leaving-the-dark-side-emptying-guantanamo-and-the-cia-torture-report (2016-04-29)
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  • Algeria and the Sahel in the Arab Spring Aftermath | ASU in Washington D.C.
    Scholars Program Continuing Education Cronkite News Washington Bureau DC Legal Extension Program Executive Master of Public Administration program Futurography Intern Housing in Washington D C Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders McCain Institute for International Leadership Internship Program Next Generation Leaders Program Policy Science Technology Society Scholars Program Rule of Law and Governance Program School of Social and Behavioral Sciences Washington Internships Science Diplomacy and Leadership Program Science Outside the Lab Washington Policy Design Studio National Policy Affairs About National Policy Affairs Arizona s Congressional Delegation ASU s Congressional Priorities Congressional District Map Services for ASU Faculty and Staff Federal Lobbying Disclosure Act Lobbying Disclosure Form U S Presidents and Cabinet Visits Events News Upcoming Events Events Archive News Videos Facilities ASU Washington Center Decision Theater Washington D C McCain Institute for International Leadership Hosting an ASU Event in D C Temporary Office Space in Washington D C About Faculty and Staff Directory Services for Faculty and Staff Visitor Information Contact Us ASU in DC s Latest Tweets Back to all videos Algeria and the Sahel in the Arab Spring Aftermath Following the Arab Spring protests in 2011 North Africa experienced one disruptive event after another which spilled over into the Sahel Tunisia s dictator fell and the country held elections Egypt overthrew Mubarak only to have the Muslim Brotherhood led government ousted the United States intervened in Libya which has since devolved into an ongoing armed conflict and jihadists took over two thirds of Mali which they later lost in a French intervention Yet one country Algeria has remained relatively stable while simultaneously pushing aggressively for diplomatic solutions to regional conflicts New America is pleased to welcome Hannah Armstrong a writer and New America International Security Program fellow who is based in Algeria and who has seven years

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  • Empowerment through Education in Pakistan | ASU in Washington D.C.
    Next Generation Leaders Program Policy Science Technology Society Scholars Program Rule of Law and Governance Program School of Social and Behavioral Sciences Washington Internships Science Diplomacy and Leadership Program Science Outside the Lab Washington Policy Design Studio National Policy Affairs About National Policy Affairs Arizona s Congressional Delegation ASU s Congressional Priorities Congressional District Map Services for ASU Faculty and Staff Federal Lobbying Disclosure Act Lobbying Disclosure Form U S Presidents and Cabinet Visits Events News Upcoming Events Events Archive News Videos Facilities ASU Washington Center Decision Theater Washington D C McCain Institute for International Leadership Hosting an ASU Event in D C Temporary Office Space in Washington D C About Faculty and Staff Directory Services for Faculty and Staff Visitor Information Contact Us ASU in DC s Latest Tweets Back to all videos Empowerment through Education in Pakistan Despite increases in access to education in Pakistan the country still has the third highest out of school population in the world and nearly half of the children who are enrolled drop out before the age of 16 Girls drop out at a rate twice that for boys lowering female literacy rates in some areas to a mere 8 percent Indeed some 25 million children one in three have not completed primary school With 60 percent of Pakistan s population living on less than 1 a day a meaningful education is the only viable pathway to socio economic empowerment with each additional year of schooling increasing an individual s earning by 10 percent This is where Developments in Literacy DIL a Pakistan based non profit comes in educating and empowering underprivileged students particularly girls by operating student centered schools and providing high quality professional development to teachers and principals across Pakistan New America is pleased to welcome DIL s Founder and

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  • Drone Wars: Transforming Conflect, Law and Policy | ASU in Washington D.C.
    Program Next Generation Leaders Program Policy Science Technology Society Scholars Program Rule of Law and Governance Program School of Social and Behavioral Sciences Washington Internships Science Diplomacy and Leadership Program Science Outside the Lab Washington Policy Design Studio National Policy Affairs About National Policy Affairs Arizona s Congressional Delegation ASU s Congressional Priorities Congressional District Map Services for ASU Faculty and Staff Federal Lobbying Disclosure Act Lobbying Disclosure Form U S Presidents and Cabinet Visits Events News Upcoming Events Events Archive News Videos Facilities ASU Washington Center Decision Theater Washington D C McCain Institute for International Leadership Hosting an ASU Event in D C Temporary Office Space in Washington D C About Faculty and Staff Directory Services for Faculty and Staff Visitor Information Contact Us ASU in DC s Latest Tweets Back to all videos Drone Wars Transforming Conflect Law and Policy Drones are the iconic military technology of today s most pressing conflicts They have captured the public imagination partly because they project lethal force in a manner that challenges accepted norms and moral understandings In Drone Wars Peter Bergen and Daniel Rothenberg the co chairs of New America and Arizona State University s joint Future of War project present a series of essays by legal scholars journalists government officials military analysts social scientists and foreign policy experts that address drones impact on the ground how their use adheres to and challenges the laws of war their relationship to complex policy challenges and the ways they help us understand the future of war Part 1 of 2 What is Drone Warfare and How Did it Come to Be featuring Konstantin Kakaes 2013 Future Tense Fellow Contributor Drone Wars Christopher Swift Adjunct Professor of National Security Studies Georgetown University Attorney Foley Lardner LLP Contributor Drone Wars Michael G Waltz Lieutenant

    Original URL path: https://washingtondc.asu.edu/video/drone-wars-transforming-conflect-law-and-policy (2016-04-29)
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