On the heels of Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s visit to the United States, Energy & Environment Program Associate Director Mihaela Carstei joins CTV to discuss the Keystone Pipeline project that would transport tar sands oil from Canada and the northern United States to refineries in the Gulf coast of Texas.
Svetlana Milbert is assistant director of the Atlantic Council's Rafik Hariri Center for the Middle East.
Prior to joining the Atlantic Council in 2012, Svetlana worked as a research analyst at the Peterson Institute for International Economics (PIIE) focusing on economic transitions in the MENA region. Before PIIE, she interned with various NGOs, including Save the Children, CARE USA, and The Protection Project working on human rights and conflict resolution.
Svetlana holds a master’s degree in international relations and economics from Johns Hopkins University, School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) and a bachelor’s degree in international relations from University of Maryland.
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On May 22, the Atlantic Council's Cyber Statecraft Initiative will hold a discussion on the history of cyber critical infrastructure protection in recognition of the 15th anniversary of Presidential Decision Directive 63 (PDD-63).
On May 30, the Atlantic Council’s South Asia Center will release a new issue brief, The Kaleidoscope Turns Again in a Crisis-Challenged Iran, a discussion of Iran’s upcoming presidential elections.
From June 13-14, the 2013 Wrocław Global Forum will bring together over 350 top policy-makers and business leaders to explore the region’s impact as an actor in Europe, as well as its crucial role in the transatlantic partnership and on the global stage.