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The United States and the International Ban on Landmines

Panel discussion followed by book signing

01 Mar 6:15pm-12am
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As the U.S. landmine policy review by the Obama Administration enters its second year, come hear from our panel of experts - all with first-hand experience with these weapons - and learn about their mission to convince the United States to relinquish antipersonnel landmines and accede to the 1997 Mine Ban Treaty.

Panelists include:

Professor Ken Rutherford (S'91, G'00), Director of the Center for International Stabilization and Recovery, James Madison University

Jody Williams, Nobel Peace Laureate (1997)

Stephen D. Goose, Executive Director of the Arms Division, Human Rights Watch


Coffee and dessert will be provided during the book signing by author Ken Rutherford.


Co-sponsors: United States Campaign to Ban Landmines, Georgetown University Department of Government, Lecture Fund of Georgetown University, Georgetown University Mortara Center for International Studies, and Georgetown Public Policy Institute

Copley Formal Lounge

Georgetown University , 37th and O Streets, NW
Washington, District of Columbia 20007

Add to Calendar 2011-03-01 18:15 2011-03-01 00:00 America/New_York The United States and the International Ban on Landmines As the U.S. landmine policy review by the Obama Administration enters its second year, come hear from our panel of experts - all with first-hand experience with these weapons - and learn about their mission to convince the United States to relinquish antipersonnel landmines and accede to the 1997 Mine Ban Treaty. Panelists include: Professor Ken Rutherford (S'91, G'00), Director of the Center for International Stabilization and Recovery, James Madison University Jody Williams, Nobel Peace Laureate (1997) Stephen D. Goose, Executive Director of the Arms Division, Human Rights Watch Coffee and dessert will be provided during the book signing by author Ken Rutherford. Co-sponsors: United States Campaign to Ban Landmines, Georgetown University Department of Government, Lecture Fund of Georgetown University, Georgetown University Mortara Center for International Studies, and Georgetown Public Policy Institute Copley Formal Lounge , Georgetown University , 37th and O Streets, NW Washington, District of Columbia, United States 20007 MM/DD/YYYY