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Previous Events at the East-West Center in Washington


June 23, 2021 Event: Distant Comrades? North Korea and VietnamTop, from left to right: Ms. Esther Im and Mr. Khang Vu; Bottom: Dr. Satu Limaye

The East-West Center in Washington held its third North Korea in the World webinar with the National Committee on North Korea's Ms. Esther Im and Boston College's Mr. Khang X. Vu on the current status of North Korea's relationship with Vietnam. Read more...

 


June 16, 2021 Event: China and The Free World: Unhappy Marriage or Divorce?Cover of "The World Turned Upside Down: America, China, and the Struggle for Global Leadership"

The East-West Center in Washington held a discussion with the Economic Strategy Institute's Mr. Clyde Prestowitz on his latest book The World Turned Upside Down: America, China, and the Struggle for Global Leadership . Read more...

 


June 10, 2021 Event: Has Asia Lost It? Dynamic Past, Turbulent FutureTop: Dr. Sayuri Shirai, Dr. Satu P. Limaye, Bottom: Ms. Vasuki Shastry, Dr. Prakash Loungani

The East-West Center in Washington held a discussion with Chatham House's Mr. Vasuki Shastry, Keio University's Dr. Sayuri Shirai, and the International Monetary Fund's Dr. Prakash Loungani on issues facing the Indo-Pacific writ large, including income inequality, the qualifications of Asian leaders, and a prognosis of the future of the region. Read more...

 


 

June 1, 2021 Event: From KL with Love: North Korea-Malaysia Relations

The East-West Center in Washington held its second North Korea in the World webinar with the National Committee on North Korea's Top (left to right): Mr. Ross Tokola and Mr. Keith Luse Bottom (center): Dr. Chiew Ping HooMr. Keith Luse and the  National University of Malaysia's Dr. Chiew Ping Hoo on the current status of North Korea's relationship with Malaysia. Read more...

 


May 18, 2021 Event: Asian Development Bank’s Asian Development Outlook 2021: Discussion with Chief Economist Yasuyuki SawadaAsian Development Outlook report cover

The East-West Center in Washington held a discussion with colleagues from the Asian Development Bank on their latest report the Asian Development Outlook 2021. Read more...

 


May 12, 2021 Event: Beyond the Hermit Kingdom: North Korea and the Postcolonial World

The East-West Center in Washington held its inaugural North Korea in the World webinar with the National Committee on North Korea's Top (left to right): Dr. Ben Young and Dan Wertz. Bottom (center): Dr. Satu LimayeMr. Dan Wertz and Dakota State University's Dr. Ben Young on North Korea's diplomatic history with postcolonial countries in the "Global South". Read more...

 


May 6, 2021 Event: Reducing the Burden of Military Bases on Okinawa: Implications of the New Security EnvironmentOkinawa delegation

The East-West Center in Washington held a discussion with the Bankoku Shinryō Council on U.S. Military Base Issues and the Department of Defense's Mr. Paul H. Vosti on difficult issues surrounding the continued hosting of U.S. military bases in Okinawa. Read more...

 


May 4, 2021 Event: The Sino-Indian Strategic Rivalry and the United StatesLeft to right (top): Dr. Manjeet Pardesi and Dr. Xiaoyu Pu. Bottom center: Dr. Satu Limaye

The East-West Center in Washington held a discussion with the Victoria University of Wellington's Dr. Manjeet Pardesi and the University of Nevada, Reno's Dr. Xiaoyu Pu on the current status of China-India relations and how tensions within that relationship also impact each country's relationship with the United States. Read more...


April 14, 2021 Event: North Korea’s Nuclear Gambit in 2017 and the Charm Offensive: Policy ImplicationsCover of Dr. David Shin's recent book "Kim Jong-un's Strategy for Survival: A Method to Madness."

The East-West Center in Washington held a discussion with the National Intelligence University's Dr. David Shin and the Atlantic Council's Mr. Markus Garlauskas on North Korean leader Kim Jong-un's strategic behaviors from 2017 to the present. Read more...

 

 


March 24, 2021 Event: Enduring and New Frontiers in US-Japan RelationsScreenshot of panelists discussing US-Japan relations

The East-West Center in Washington hosted colleagues from the United States and Japan to discuss the status of the bilateral relationship between the two allies. Read more...

 


 

March 23, 2021 Event: Assessing the Benefits and Costs of the U.S. Military Presence in Japan and South KoreaGovernment Accountability Office colleagues and Dr. Satu Limaye in a Zoom Webinar

The East-West Center in Washington hosted colleagues from the Government Accountability Office (GAO) who shared the findings of their latest report Burden Sharing: Benefits and Costs Associated with the U.S. Military Presence in Japan and South Korea. Read more...


 

February 25, 2021 Event: Release Of The Indo-Pacific Conference On Strengthening Governance Of Transboundary Rivers ReportTitle slide of The Indo-Pacific Conference On Strengthening Governance Of Transboundary Rivers Report

The East-West Center in Washington launched its newest report on the Mekong River with officials from the State Department, Congress, Cambodia, Thailand, and Vietnam. Read more...

 

 


January 25, 2021 Event: Where Great Powers Meet: America & China in Southeast AsiaDr. David Shambaugh

The East-West Center in Washington held a discussion George Washington University's Dr. David Shambaugh on his latest book Where Great Powers Meet: America & China in Southeast Asia. Read more...

 

 


Archived 2020 Events