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Projects : Center for U.S.-Korea Policy
CENTER FOR U.S.-KOREA POLICY PROJECT AGENDA
The U.S.-ROK Alliance and East Asia
The Center's activities will seek to provide a supporting context for strengthening the U.S.-ROK alliance amid potential changes in the regional security environment stemming from China's rise.
- U.S.-ROK Workshop on China
- U.S.-ROK-Japan Dialogue
- Regional Views of China
The Center will examine new opportunities for alliance cooperation on off-peninsula security issues in line with South Korea's enhanced capabilities, expanded scope of interests, and efforts to raise its international profile.
- Maritime Security
- Post-Conflict Stabilization
- Disaster Relief
- International Peacekeeping
The Center will consider specific functional areas of cooperation in the context of an expanded alliance.
- Nuclear Energy and Nonproliferation
- International Development Assistance
- Climate Change and Green Growth
U.S.-ROK Coordination on North Korea
The Center will analyze aspects of DPRK policy as part of its analysis of U.S.-ROK coordination on North Korea.
- North Korea and Marginal States
- Engaging Adversarial States
- Chinese Policy toward the Korean Peninsula
South Koreak Domestic Politics and the U.S.-ROK Alliance
The Center will continue its study of ROK constituencies that shape domestic attitudes toward the alliance.
Climate Change and Green Growth
Half-day seminar highlighting opportunities for U.S.-ROK private sector collaboration on green growth, featuring the chairman of South Korea's Green Growth Commission, and co-sponsored with the Korea Economic Institute. Sponsoring quarterly reports which reviewed the latest developments in South Korea's pursuit of its green growth strategy, including international collaborative efforts to promote green growth.
International Development Assistance Workshop and Policy Report
Bilateral development cooperation workshop hosted in Seoul, providing an opportunity for a small group of American and South Korean specialists and government officials to discuss in-depth prospects for bilateral development cooperation.
Korean Development and Overseas Development Assistance
Public conference on the topic of "Recasting the Korean Model of Development: Issues, Debates, and Lessons," held in collaboration with the Korean Economic Association and Korean Political Science Association.
U.S. Policy and the Korean Peninsula
U.S. Policy toward the Korean Peninsula report by the Council on Foreign Relations Independent Task Force, directed by the Foundation's Center for U.S.-Korea Policy director, Scott Snyder; Closed-door workshops with U.S. and South Korean counterparts on North Korea contingency planning.
U.S.-ROK Workshop on Nuclear Energy and Nonproliferation
Closed-door workshops on U.S.-South Korea cooperation on nuclear energy and nonproliferation, held in collaboration with The Stimson Center and Korea Atomic Energy Research Institute; Special report on New U.S.-ROK Peaceful Nuclear Cooperation Agreement: A Precedent for A New Global Nuclear Architecture.
Center for U.S.-Korea Policy
Establishment of The Asia Foundation's Center for U.S.-Korea Policy, which supports and conducts research and dialogue to promote an agenda of issues for increased cooperation between the Republic of Korea and the United States.
New Areas of Cooperation in the U.S.-ROK Alliance
Public forum co-hosted with The Asia Foundation Korea Office and Friends of The Asia Foundation Korea, featuring panel presentations on international peacekeeping, maritime security, and overseas development assistance.
Prospects for Deepening the U.S.-ROK Alliance
Public policy forum and discussions on visions for the U.S.-ROK alliance, U.S. alliance partnerships from comparative perspective, and South Korean public views of the alliance co-hosted with The Asia Foundation Korea office and Friends of The Asia Foundation Korea.
U.S. Policy and the Korean Peninsula
The Foundation's Center for U.S.-Korea Policy director, testified before the House Committee on Foreign Affairs, Subcommittee on Asia, the Pacific, and the Global Environment, on "Smart Power: Remaking U.S. Foreign Policy in North Korea." He also testified before the House Committee on Foreign Affairs, Subcommittee on Asia, the Pacific, and the Global Environment, and Subcommittee on Terrorism, Nonproliferation and Trade, on "Korea's Nuclear and Missile Tests and Six Party Talks"; Report on "North Korea Contingency Planning and U.S.-ROK Cooperation" examining U.S.-ROK cooperation on potential instability in North Korea.
U.S.-ROK Workshop on Expanding Alliance Cooperation
Workshop on prospects for expanding the U.S.-ROK alliance featuring paper presentations on pandemics, nonproliferation, space, peacekeeping, maritime governance, climate change, counter-terrorism, human rights, post-conflict reconstruction and stabilization. Initial reports included, "Strengthening the U.S.-ROK Alliance" and "Benchmarking America's Military Alliances."