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03/04/2011 - 2:20pm

 Dr. David Shirk, IEDS board member, professor, and Director of the Trans-Border Institute at University of San Diego, has written a newly published report for the Council on Foreign Relations on the drug war in Mexico. Entitled, "The Drug War in Mexico: Confronting a Shared Threat", the...

03/03/2011 - 1:25pm

On Wednesday, February 16th, cadets from the Green Mountain Battalion attended a presentation by Todd Walters, IEDS Fellow, on peace parks and experiential peacebuilding.  Walters is the founder of International Peace Park...

02/28/2011 - 11:39am

 Dr. Saleem Ali, Director of IEDS, proposes in an article this week that the West should consider the possibility of granting the Taliban its own autonomous Islamic republic in the historically conservative border region of Afghanistan and Pakistan.  By doing so, the Taliban would be...

02/24/2011 - 11:29pm

Read the full article on Libya at the IEDS Newsvine blog page linked here

02/18/2011 - 11:11am

 Saleem Ali, Director of IEDS, and Gary Flomenhoft recently published, "Innovating Sovereign Wealth Funds" through Policy Innovations.  The article examines the possibility of using sovereign wealth funds, that is, funds set up to receive revenue from natural resource extraction, to...

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

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

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,...