Event RecapNov 3, 2022
Turmoil and transition: Iraq twenty years after the invasion
By Madeline Hart and Nour Alhajjeh
An Atlantic Council conference on Iraq's security, environment, economy, and democratic institutions brought together high-level officials from across the region and the United States to explore innovative solutions.
Event RecapOct 27, 2022
UAE Minister of Climate Change and Environment Mariam Al Mheiri: Middle East at the heart of new climate reality
By Madeline Hart
An Atlantic Council conference on climate change and security in the Middle East brought together high-level officials from across the region to explore innovative solutions.
Event RecapOct 3, 2022
New laws in Saudi Arabia support women in business, and society is catching up quickly
By Amira Attia
On September 28, the Atlantic Council’s empowerME initiative held a discussion on regulations and laws that impact women in business in Saudi Arabia.
Event RecapSep 29, 2022
Two years since the Abraham Accords: How the region is transforming
By Yulia Shalomov, Mariah Smith
On September 8, the Atlantic Council’s Middle East Programs hosted a virtual eventon the second anniversary of the signing of the Abraham Accords between Israel and regional neighbors.
Event RecapSep 28, 2022
Challenges in North Africa: New Pathways for International Diplomacy?
By Madeline Hart
On September 14, the Atlantic Council’s North Africa Program and the US Embassy in Italy hosted an event with experts on the field to discuss the potential for Italy to become a mediating power in the Mediterranean.
Event RecapSep 23, 2022
A conversation with H.E. Chandrikapersad Santokhi, president of Suriname, chair of the Caribbean Community
A recorded conversation on the sidelines of the UNGA with H.E. Chandrikapersad Santokhi, president of the Republic of Suriname, on how to address energy, climate, and food security in the Caribbean
Event RecapSep 14, 2022
Outer space has reached a “tipping point” as activity outpaces space traffic management
By Aidan Poling
A panel of space experts discuss how the US government can encourage the long-term sustainable use of space by establishing a framework for space traffic management.
Event RecapAug 24, 2022
“An analogous gold spike”: Harnessing the space industrial base for twenty-first century prosperity
By Delharty Manson
A panel of space experts and report authors discuss with Forward Defense how the US government can work with private companies to expand the United States' competitive edge in the space domain.
Event RecapAug 8, 2022
Why NATO must make gender central to its security thinking
By Alvina Ahmed
On July 15, the Scowcroft Center's Transatlantic Security Initiative hosted a public conference discussing the importance of incorporating gender perspectives in NATO's strategies as the alliance looks to implement its new Strategic Concept and defend against malign actors.
Event RecapAug 2, 2022
Iran and Iraq: The struggle for tenable relations
By Alexandra Kaiss and Mariah Smith
On July 25, the Atlantic Council’s Iraq Initiative and Future of Iran Initiative hosted a virtual event titled “Iran and Iraq: The struggle for tenable relations.”