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Ambassador Jose Cuisia Roundtable

Former Philippine Ambassador Jose Cuisia presented his perspective on recent Philippine political, economic, and security developments at an October 9 roundtable co-hosted by the Mansfield Foundation, the US-Philippines Society, and the Philippines Roundtable. In...

Venerable Pomnyun Sunim Roundtable

On September 25, the Mansfield Foundation hosted a roundtable discussion with the Venerable Pomnyun Sunim, a Buddhist monk, activist, and founder of the nongovernmental organization Good Friends for Peace, Human Rights, and Refugee Issues.  The Venerable Pomnyun Sunim...

Japanese Diet Member Katsuyuki Kawai Roundtable

On September 13, the Foundation hosted Japanese Diet Member Katsuyuki Kawai at the request of the Embassy of Japan.  Representative Kawai is Special Advisor for Foreign Affairs to Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and was in Washington to convey an important message on North...

Japan’s Progress on Renewable Energy: Opportunities and Challenges

On June 8, Professor Llewelyn Hughes discussed “Japan’s Progress on Renewable Energy: Opportunities and Challenges” at a roundtable event at the Mansfield Foundation’s Washington office. Dr. Hughes is an Associate Professor at the Crawford School of Public Policy at...