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Peace Day Challenge 2020

In a year like no other, peace is still possible


USIP Offers Online Courses Tuition-Free

The current responses to COVID-19 and structural racism have created an increased demand for resources and training to help today’s peacebuilders transform violent conflicts in their communities and to assist people who are seeking nonviolent change around the world. To meet that demand, the U.S. Institute of Peace is offering its entire catalog of online courses tuition-free from now until the end of 2020.

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A street market next to damage from the civil war, in Raqqa, Syria, where the nearly worthless currency makes basic commodities unaffordable to large swaths of the population. (Ivor Prickett/The New York Times)

Online Event

The Fallout of the War in Syria

Friday, September 25 | 9:00am - 10:15am

Join USIP for an in-depth presentation and discussion with the lead author of the World Bank’s new publication, “The Fallout of War: The Regional Consequences of the Conflict in Syria,” along with and regional experts who will provide insight on the economic and social effects that the Syrian conflict has had on its neighbors.