About the Series
Our "Conversations at The Carter Center" series brings you up close with Carter Center experts, policy makers, and other special guests to discuss the issues that shape your world. Following their discussion, panelists take questions from the audience. All Conversations are webcast live and archived for future viewing. You can register online to attend an event in person at the Carter Center's Ivan Allen Pavilion. Some events may require an online ticket purchase. The free live webcasts do not require registration.
Complete 2014-2015 Schedule:
A Conversation with the Carters
Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014, 78:30 p.m.(EDT)
Hear former U.S. President Jimmy Carter and former First Lady Rosalynn Carter discuss recent Carter Center peace and health initiatives around the world. Tickets are $20 each. The link to purchase tickets will be available here on Monday, Aug 18.
China Town Hall: Local Connections, National Reflections
Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014, 78 p.m.(EDT)
Presented in partnership with the National Committee on U.S.-China Relations, this discussion will feature a keynote address by President Carter, followed by a Q&A moderated by Steve Orlins, committee president. The event will be webcast live to audiences in more than 60 U.S. venues.
Combating Violence and Discrimination Against Women and Girls
Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2015, 78:30 p.m.(EST)
Defenders of human rights participating in a global forum at The Carter Center Feb. 810, 2015, will discuss efforts to address abuses of women and ensure their rights, including the impact faith groups can have. This event furthers the charge set forth in President Carter's acclaimed recent book, "A Call to Action: Women, Religion, Violence, and Power."
Peace in Liberia, 10 Years Later
Tuesday, March 10, 2015, 78:30 p.m.(EDT)
Liberia's progress and setbacks toward a sustainable peace after the nation's 14-year civil war will be explored at this event. The Carter Center has worked in Liberia for more than two decades, observing elections and partnering with government and civil society to strengthen democratic institutions, access to information, administration of justice, and mental health services. Moderated by WABE 90.1 FM reporter Jim Burress.
Simple Measures, Big Results
Thursday, April 9, 2015, 78:30 p.m.(EDT)
Watch exclusive footage from a new documentary about the Carter Center's groundbreaking work to eliminate the disease blinding trachoma from countries across Africa, and hear from experts who work in the field with local communities.