Archive Events

December 15, 2015 | 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m

Northern Europe is currently experiencing escalating political and military tensions that are rekindling fears of war between Russia and NATO. Any such conflict would inherently include a risk of nuclear weapons use. The Stimson Center, partnered with Project High Hopes, is examining the results of such nuclear exchanges and, more importantly, developing initiatives to avoid such catastrophes. READ MORE

December 15, 2015 | 10:00 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.

As the impacts of climate change become increasingly visible on the global scale, long-term viability of current development plans for many developing countries will require re-thinking and new policy approaches. READ MORE

December 4, 2015 | 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

The Stimson Center and Fondation Mérieux USA welcomed officials from the State Department and the Finnish Embassy to discuss the White House’s announcement, Finland’s chairmanship, and the agenda for 2016. The event featured a panel of non-governmental and industry experts who reflected on their role in implementing and informing the GHSA. READ MORE

November 17, 2015 | 12:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

To commemorate the new partnership between the Stimson Center and the Humphrey School of Public Affairs at the University of Minnesota, we are pleased to convene a panel comprised of scholars and scholar/practitioners from both institutions. READ MORE

November 12, 2015 | 12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Seventy years after the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, there remains a sharp divide over the strategic value of nuclear weapons in maintaining international peace and stability. READ MORE