Events

Upcoming USIP Events

December 18, 2014
U.S. Institute of Peace
2301 Constitution Avenue, NW
Washington, DC

On December 18, USIP will host members of the Hand in Hand school community to discuss their experiences in the wake of the recent attack on their school in Jerusalem. Panelists will discuss the Hand in Hand model of coexistence within the broader field of peacebuilding, as well as the waves of diverse support and interest they’ve seen in the wake of the attack.

December 19, 2014
U.S. Institute of Peace
2301 Constitution Ave. NW
Washington, DC

Nearly every modern U.S. administration has named special envoys or special representatives to address high-stakes conflicts by applying the kind of concentrated attention that exceeds the day-to-day capacity of the State Department and other regular bureaucratic structures. But how well does this approach really work? And what should be done to bolster the effectiveness of these envoys?

Recent Webcasts

Sectarian Conflict in Pakistan: Local and Regional Dimensions
Sectarian Conflict in Pakistan: Local and Regional Dimensions

The U.S. Institute of Peace hosted a discussion analyzing factors that have contributed to sectarian tension in Pakistan and the surrounding region.

A survey of the Afghan people 2014
The Asia Foundation's 2014 Survey of the Afghan People

The United States Institute of Peace was pleased to host a presentation of the findings of The Asia Foundation’s 2014 Survey of the Afghan People.

Peacebuilding in Central African Republic: The Views of Top Religious Leaders
Peacebuilding in Central African Republic: The Views of Top Religious Leaders

Please join us for a discussion with the highest-ranking Muslim, Catholic, and Protestant leaders in CAR, Imam Omar Kabine Layama, Archbishop Dieudonné Nzapalainga and Reverend Nicolas Guérékoyame...

Meet Syria’s Rescue Workers: Saving Lives, Building Peace
Meet Syria’s Rescue Workers: Saving Lives, Building Peace

Syria is the world's most dangerous place to be a civilian. But there is another side to the conflict: those focused on caring for civilians in the conflict are also seeking to build peace....