New Perspectives on the Asia-Pacific: A Paper Series Launch July 11, 2013 / Washington DC
On July 11th, the German Marshall Fund of the United States (GMF) released a new paper series authored by alumni of the 2013 Young Strategists Forum (YSF), a leadership development program held in partnership with the Sasakawa Peace Foundation (SPF). To mark the release, GMF and SPF hosted a luncheon and roundtable discussion with thirty members from the local foreign policy community including YSF alumni from the past two years. The event featured presentations by Clara Marina O’Donnell, Senior Fellow at the Centre for European Reform and Nonresident Fellow at the Brookings Institution, and Caitlin Talmadge, Assistant Professor of Political Science and International Affairs at the George Washington University. Daniel M. Kliman, Senior Advisor for Asia at GMF moderated the event.
The full paper series authored by YSF 2013 alumni includes:
- “The U.S.-Japan Alliance in a Time of Transition, ” by Sheena Chestnut Greitens and Caitlin Talmadge
- “Challenges of a Multipolar World: The United States, India, and the European Union in the Asia-Pacific,” by Rohan Mukherjee and Clara Marina O’Donnell
- “Indonesia and the Asia-Pacific: Challenges and Opportunities for Middle Power Diplomacy,” by Santo Darmosumarto,
- “Europe’s Eastward Gaze: How Far Should It Reach,” by Frédéric Van Kerrebroeck