February 14, 2019
On Wednesday, February 20, current Mansfield Fellow Heather Ward, an International Cooperation Specialist at the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), will provide an overview of USAID’s mission, organization, and development policy priorities. Her presentation at the National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies will address USAID’s new “Journey to Self-Reliance” initiative. More information on the event, hosted by Mansfield and GRIPS, is available here.
On Tuesday, February 26, Mansfield Fellow Logan Barlow will speak at a Symposium on International Peace Cooperation hosted by the Cabinet Office. Captain Barlow will be speaking about the U.S.-Japan alliance in the context of UN peacekeeping operations. More information about this event (in Japanese only), is available here.