Past Programme 1996

Russia: progress and prospect
Chair: Sir Brian Fall, GCVO, KCMG

19-21 January 1996


The role and working of the voluntary sector
Chair: Lord Dahrendorf KBE FBA

9-11 February 1996


The role, limitations and legitimacy of regulatory mechanisms in market economies
Chair: Professor Giuliano Amato

23-25 February 1996


East Asia:  regional identity, regional progress, regional cooperation
Chair: Lord Gillmore of Thamesfield, GCMG

8-10 March 1996


New faces of terrorism

29-31 March 1996


Security in cyberspace: challenges for society
(a joint conference with RAND)

26-28 April 1996


The impact of political and economic change in Latin America
Chair: The Hon Donald Rumsfeld
(a joint conference with SCIS)

17-19 May 1996


Relationships between the state and the armed forces
Chair: General Wolfgang Altenburg

31 May-2 June 1996


The prospects for democracy in the Balkans
Chair: The Hon John Brademas

21-23 June 1996


The Ditchley Foundation Annual Lecture XXXIII
Has diplomacy a future?
Delivered by The Rt Hon Douglas Hurd CH CBE MP

July 1996


Controlling the arms trade
Chair: The Hon Cyrus R Vance KBE

13-15 September 1996


The treatment of refugees and asylum-seekers
Chair: Sir Brian Cubbon GCB

27-29 September 1996


The future of state provision for welfare
Chair: The Rt Hon Sir Patrick Nairne GCB MC

18-20 October 1996


The evolution of the transatlantic partnership
Chair: HE The Honorable Richard N Gardner

1-3 November 1996


The future global pattern of agriculture: can there be a truly free market?
Chair: The Lord Plumb DL

15-17 November 1996


Preventing youth crime
Chair: The Honorable Janet Reno

29 November-1 December 1996