Where We Work

USIP works in 51 countries facing warfare and extremism, from Iraq and Afghanistan to Burma and Nigeria. On any given day, our staff work with partners in prime ministers’ offices and parliaments—and in refugee camps and community centers—building peaceful solutions to bloodshed.

Where We Work

What We Do

USIP is America’s nonpartisan institute to promote national security and global stability by reducing violent conflicts abroad. Our staff guide peace talks and advise governments; train police and religious leaders; and support community groups opposing extremism—all to help troubled countries solve their own conflicts peacefully.

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A view of the camp for internally displaced persons (IDPs) at M'poko Airport in Bangui, capital of the Central African Republic. (UN Photo/Catianne Tijerina)


Managing Forced Displacement in Africa

Tuesday, May 23 | 9:00am - 11:00am

Join USIP, the African Diplomatic Corps, and the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars for a discussion on African policy responses to displacement at the national, regional, and continental level.