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04/12/2011 - 2:49pm

Writing for the Center for a New American Security's National Security blog, Christine Parthemore reviews Dr. Saleem Ali's latest book, Treasures of the Earth. She writes, "Ali offers a pragmatic vision for considering resources in decision making and managing the world's finite...

04/01/2011 - 1:12pm

The Secretariat of the Commission for Environmental Cooperation (CEC) released a report entitled, Destination Sustainability: Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Freight Transportation in North America. The report argues that cross-border cooperation to improve environmental...

03/28/2011 - 8:20am

Dr. Saleem Ali, IEDS Director, commented on VT Public Radio today about larger issues of Muslim identity in the United States and the role that religious identity plays in politics.  Using Representative King's hearings on Islamic extremism as a starting point, Dr. Ali reaches for the...

03/16/2011 - 11:31am

IEDS board member Lawrence Susskind was recently awarded the first Kenneth Cloke Peacemaker Award for outstanding and lasting contributions in International Peacebuilding. Mediators Beyond Borders (MBB) presented the award at their annual Congress that took place March 4-6, 2011 in Los Angeles....

03/10/2011 - 1:00pm

Saleem Ali, Director of IEDS, has been selected by the World Economic Forum in Geneva, Switzerland, as a Young Global Leader for 2011. The Forum identified 190 leaders under the age of 40 from 65 countries for their professional accomplishments, commitment...

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The Protection of Civilians in South Sudan

On July 1, IPI will host Hilde F. Johnson, Special Representative of the Secretary-General and...

Video: Seyed Hossein Mousavian on Iran-US Relations

On June 25th, IPI hosted a Distinguished Author Series featuring Seyed Hossein Mousavian, author...

Seyed Hossein Mousavian on Iran-US Relations

On June 25th, IPI will host a Distinguished Author Series featuring Seyed Hossein Mousavian,...

Video: The Central African Republic and the Future of UN Peacebuilding

On June 23rd, IPI, together with the Permanent Mission of Italy to the United Nations and the UN...

Relapse into Conflict: The Central African Republic and the Future of UN Peacebuilding

On June 23rd, IPI, together with the Permanent Mission of Italy to the United Nations and the UN...

Video: Human Rights in Ukraine

On June 18th, IPI hosted Ivan Šimonović, United Nations Assistant Secretary-General for Human...

Human Rights in Ukraine

On June 18th, IPI will host Ivan Šimonović, United Nations Assistant Secretary-General for Human...

Video: Building Urban Resilience in Cities Under Stress

On June 16th, IPI hosted a roundtable seminar, exploring urban fragility with the aim to develop...