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[POSTPONED] Building Peaceful, Just and Inclusive Societies Amid a World on Fire

[POSTPONED] Building Peaceful, Just and Inclusive Societies Amid a World on Fire

Date: Wednesday, January 9, 2019 / Time: 2:00pm - 3:30pm

At a time of global peril, join the Carnegie Mellon’s Heinz College of Information Systems and Public Policy in in Washington, New York University’s Center on International Cooperation, and the U.S. Institute of Peace for a lively panel discussion on how to mobilize behind a roadmap that will put peace at the heart of the 2030 Agenda.

Fragility & Resilience; Democracy & Governance; Conflict Analysis & Prevention

[POSTPONED] War or Peace: What’s Ahead for South Sudan

[POSTPONED] War or Peace: What’s Ahead for South Sudan

Date: Wednesday, January 9, 2019 / Time: 9:30am - 11:00am

In keeping with the federal government’s operating status, USIP's office will be closed during the temporary government closure. All public events scheduled during this period will be rescheduled for a later time. Unfortunately, we will not be able to provide live updates. Please refer to the Office of Personnel Management to check on the Operating Status.

Peace Processes; Democracy & Governance; Fragility & Resilience

"Displaced,” A VOA Documentary Screening

"Displaced,” A VOA Documentary Screening

Date: Thursday, December 13, 2018 / Time: 5:30pm - 7:30pm

On December 13, the U.S. Institute of Peace (USIP) and Voice of America (VOA) will host a public film screening of “Displaced,” a documentary detailing the experiences of Rohingya Muslims currently living in refugee camps in Bangladesh.

Human Rights; Violent Extremism

Resilience in Conflict

Resilience in Conflict

Date: Wednesday, December 12, 2018 / Time: 10:00am - 11:00am

Please join the U.S. Institute of Peace on December 12 for a streamed forum with thought leader and youth leader participants from USIP’s Youth Leaders’ Exchange with His Holiness the Dalai Lama as they share their expertise, discuss what it takes to build inner resilience and, crucially, examine how to strategically apply it to peacebuilding.

Youth; Fragility & Resilience

Bridging the Data-Policy Gap on Counterterrorism

Bridging the Data-Policy Gap on Counterterrorism

Date: Monday, December 10, 2018 / Time: 10:30am - 12:30pm

The findings of the sixth annual edition of the Global Terrorism Index (GTI) provide data on the evolving trends of global terrorism that are useful for policy, programming and research. Join the U.S. Institute of Peace and IEP for a discussion on the GTI’s findings and relevance, including the extent to which data helps shape policy.

Violent Extremism; Global Policy; Conflict Analysis & Prevention

Ending Sexual Violence: From Policy to Practice

Ending Sexual Violence: From Policy to Practice

Date: Friday, December 7, 2018 / Time: 9:30am - 11:30am

The U.S. Civil Society Working Group on Women, Peace and Security and the U.S. Institute of Peace hosted this discussion examining how policies and programs can be shaped to better prevent the use of sexual violence and re-establish secure environments when it does occur.

Gender; Fragility & Resilience

Building Peace from the Bottom Up

Building Peace from the Bottom Up

Date: Thursday, November 29, 2018 / Time: 10:00am - 11:30am

Do postwar peacekeeping interventions work to keep the peace? How do we measure the effectiveness of such international interventions? Join former USIP Jennings Randolph Senior Fellow Pamina Firchow as she discusses her findings on how to measure the impact of local-level interventions on communities affected by war. 

Peace Processes; Reconciliation; Fragility & Resilience