The mission of the Denver Council on Foreign Relations Young Professionals Committee is to improve accesibility to the DCFR for young professionals and students interested in international affairs in the Denver region by enhancing opportunities to connect and network with leading policy, industry, and community experts through a variety of events and programs.

YPC is actively scheduling another wonderful year of events and guest speakers. Please check back regularly for updates!

Impact of War: Exploring the Devastating Impact of Yemen's Continuing Conflict and Potential Post-Conflict Recovery 
In Conjunction with the Pardee Center at the Korbel School of International Studies, University of Denver

December 06, 2021 -- 5:00-7:30
This FREE Event will Consist of UNDP Report Presentation Followed by Panel Discussion
Food and Refreshments will be Provided. Registration Required.


United Nations Develop Programme (UNDP) Report can be Downloaded at:

Pardee Center Presenters
  • Jonathan Moyer, Pardee Center Director

  • Taylor Hanna, Pardee Center Senior Research Associate Pardee Center
UNDP Panelists
  • Auke Lootsma, Resident Representative, UNDP Yemen Country Office

  • David Gressly, UN Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator for Yemen
  • Jeehan Abdulghaffar, Senior Advisor to the Executive Director at the World Bank Yemeni, Korbel School alumna

Young Professionals Happy Hour

​​​​​​​December 08, 2021 -- Beginning at 6:00
**No Registration Required**

Junction Food & Drink
2000 S Colorado Blvd. Building IV