UNH Center for International Education

Lessons Learned from Sri Lanka the Subject of UNH International Seminar

By Erika Mantz
UNH News Bureau

November 12, 2002

DURHAM, N.H. -- John Richardson, professor of international development in the School of International Service at American University, will discuss "From Development Failure to Deadly Conflict in Sri Lanka: Lessons for Politicians and Practitioners" at the University of New Hampshire Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2002, as part of the New Hampshire International Seminar Series.

His lecture is free and open to the public. It will take place in the UNH Memorial Union Building, Theatre I, at 4 p.m. Refreshments begin at 3:30 p.m.

Known as a pioneer in the use of computer modeling to study long-term global problems involving relationships among population, resources and environment, Richardson's research and writing currently focuses on the prevention, management and resolution of political and ethnic conflict in developing nations.

The New Hampshire International Seminar Series is sponsored by the UNH Center for International Education with support from the Yale-Maria Fund and the Class of 1957. For more information, call 603-862-2398 or visit www.unh.edu/cie.

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