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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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Launch of the Guiding Principles on Young People’s Participation in Peacebuilding

On April 24th, IPI will host the launch of the Guiding Principles on Young People’s...

Video: Twenty Years after the Rwandan Genocide - Lessons Learned

On April 22, IPI, together with the United Nations Office on Genocide Prevention and the...

Twenty Years after the Genocide: What are the Lessons Learned from Rwanda?

On April 22, IPI, together with the United Nations Office on Genocide Prevention and the...

Technology and Conflict Examined at ''Build Peace'' Conference

Technology is altering how we engage with the world, offering new avenues for social change. On...

Technology and Conflict Topic of Build Peace Conference

Technology is altering how we engage with the world, offering new avenues for social change. On...

Video: The Limits of Partnership

On April 17th, IPI hosted Angela E. Stent, author of The Limits of Partnership: U.S.-Russian...

Video: Is Humanitarian Law Still Fit for Purpose?

On April 10th, IPI, together with Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF)–USA,...

Video: Technology and Innovation in Peacekeeping

On April 7th, IPI, together with the Permanent Mission of Italy, hosted a seminar focusing on...