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2013-07-23 08:28:10

Report shows international community has a mixed track record of applying the principle when mass violence is threatened or occurs WASHINGTON, July 23, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new report co-authored by former Secretary of State Madeleine K. Albright and former Presidential Special Envoy to Sudan Richard S. Williamson, concludes that the United States ought to work to strengthen implementation of the doctrine of the Responsibility to Protect (R2P), in order to better protect...

2012-09-25 02:25:08

WASHINGTON, Sept. 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The 25th annual Thelonious Monk International Jazz Competition and "Women, Music and Diplomacy" All-Star Gala Concert came to a close with roaring applause and cheers as Tipper Gore joined first place winner Jamison Ross on drums in a rousing finale featuring Thelonious Monk's classic composition "In Walked Bud." (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120925/DC80420-a)(Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120925/DC80420-b) Presented by...

2012-05-31 14:22:15

National Endowment for Democracy to Mark 30th Anniversary of Reagan Speech with June 4 Medal Presentation at Hotel Bel-Air and June 5 Conference at Reagan Library WASHINGTON, May 31, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Endowment for Democracy (NED) will honor former Secretaries of State George P. Shultz and Madeleine K. Albright with the presentation of the Democracy Service Medal at a June 4 gala dinner at the Hotel Bel-Air in Los Angeles, and will feature Albright and Shultz...

2012-05-22 06:22:59

WASHINGTON, May 22, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- WHAT: The Smithsonian's National Museum of American History will host a combined naturalization and donation ceremony with former U.S. Secretary of State Madeleine Albright. WHEN: Thursday, May 24, 11 a.m. WHERE: National Museum of American HistoryFlag Hall14th Street and Constitution Avenue N.W.Note: Please enter via the Constitution Avenue entrance (Madison Drive/National Mall doors will be closed.) WHO: Wayne Clough, Secretary,...

2012-04-05 06:24:51

WASHINGTON, April 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Albright Stonebridge Group (ASG), a global strategy firm, today announced the addition of four new senior advisors - Hakan Akbas, Steven Bipes, Brian Healy and Nigel Thompson. Akbas will focus on leading ASG's commercial activities and advising clients on business expansion opportunities in Turkey. Bipes will support clients of ASG's Brazil practice as they look to seize growth opportunities. Healy and Thompson will advise the firm's biopharmaceutical...

2012-02-15 07:00:00

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Feb. 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- APR Energy (APR) was honored to host Former US Secretary of State Madeleine Albright today at its global headquarters in Jacksonville, Florida. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120207/FL48583LOGO ) Albright Capital Management, LLC (ACM), an SEC registered investment advisor focused on the global emerging markets, has been a shareholder of APR since August 2009 and materially increased that investment in March 2011. ACM remains a...

2012-01-04 17:18:00

NED, Czech Embassy, and Havel Library mark the 35th Anniversary of Charter 77 WASHINGTON, Jan. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Friday, January 6 at 11:00 a.m., the National Endowment for Democracy (NED), in cooperation with the Embassy of the Czech Republic and the Havel Library in Prague, will host memorial event honoring the life and work of former Czech President Vaclav Havel. The program will be held at the Washington Office of the NED (1025 F St, NW 8th floor) on the 35th...

2011-11-10 08:34:00

Former US Secretary of State Madeleine Albright Presented with 2011 Henry Crown Leadership Award WASHINGTON, Nov. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Aspen Institute announced the establishment of the Albright Scholarship Fund for Veterans, a new program meant to enable US veterans to attend and/or participate in a variety of Institute programs and events, from the Aspen Seminar and Aspen Ideas Festival to a range of other forums and events. Madeleine Albright, a former US Secretary...

2011-10-25 07:00:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Aspen Institute and Anne Welsh McNulty, Institute trustee, today announced journalist Dele Olojede as the winner of the fourth annual John P. McNulty Prize. A committee of judges including Madeleine Albright, Olara Otunnu, Shashi Tharoor and Anne McNulty selected Olojede in recognition of his groundbreaking work to deliver unbiased information to the Nigerian public, demand government transparency and advance journalistic standards in the...

2010-11-18 07:00:00

WASHINGTON, Nov. 18, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Albright Stonebridge Group, a global strategy firm, announced today the addition of four new Senior Directors to be based in Kampala, Uganda; Stockholm, Sweden and Washington, D.C. David Good, who has held senior roles at the Tata Group, and at the U.S. State Department, the U.S. Information Agency, and in diplomatic postings in India and West Asia, will be based in Washington, D.C. (See full bio:...