International security expert to speak, Nov. 14
Posted November 8, 2007; 11:08 a.m.
"The U.S. and Pakistan: Building Trust When It Matters" is the subject of a lecture by international security analyst Frederick Barton at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 14, in 16 Robertson Hall.
Barton is co-director of the Post-Conflict Reconstruction Project and senior adviser of the International Security Program at the Center for Strategic and International Studies. He previously was the Frederick H. Schultz Professor of Economic Policy and a lecturer of public and international affairs at the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs.
Barton also has served as United Nations deputy high commissioner for refugees in Geneva, charged with protecting 22 million uprooted people in more than 130 countries, and as the first director of the Office of Transition Initiatives at the U.S. Agency for International Development, managing humanitarian and development assistance for the Philippines, Rwanda, Bosnia and Haiti.
The Wilson School is sponsoring the lecture.