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U.S.-INDIA RELATIONS AND THE MODI GOVERNMENT
Thursday, September 25 - Evening Program

Alyssa Ayres, Senior Fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations, will discuss issues on the top of Washington’s policy agenda for its ties with India.  

 

OIL-TO-CASH: FIGHTING THE RESOURCE CURSE
Wednesday, October 1st - Evening Program


Todd Moss, COO at the Center for Global Development, will discuss the resource curse in oil rich countries and how it can be broken through direct cash transfers. 

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NEW! THE WOODLANDS PROGRAM SERIES

Beginning October 2014, the Council will host one program each month in the Woodlands. It will be included in the Council newsletter and posted on the website calendar. All members are invited to attend and registration is exactly the same as other Council programs. 

AMERICA IN THE MIDDLE EAST: ISIS, IRAN, LIBYA, AND SYRIA
Michael Doran -- Tuesday, October 28

THE WAY FORWARD FOR PALESTINIANS AND ISRAELIS 
Ari Shavit -- Monday, November 17

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