Join the U.S. Institute of Peace on May 1 as former Pakistani Finance Minister Shahid Javed Burki and other experts discuss economic, demographic, climate and security challenges in Pakistan and their implications for U.S. policy.
On April 25, USIP and HALO Trust, one of the world’s largest demining organizations, will gather experts for a discussion on the implications and results of demining.
On April 24, the U.S. Institute of Peace and the Center for Global Policy will convene experts to discuss emerging trends in extremism across the region, how it impacts states internally and how those governments and the United States should respond.
Join the U.S. Institute of Peace and U.N. Women on April 12 to hear an international panel of judges, lawmakers and legal experts discuss practical approaches to writing post-conflict constitutions that enshrine gender equality.
Join the U.S. Institute of Peace and the Carter Center on April 11 for a daylong conference examining concrete areas where the United States, China and Africa might work together to address some of the continent’s most pressing security challenges.
Join the U.S. Institute of Peace on Friday, March 31, to discuss recent research, practice and policy on gender and mediation.
Provider, guardian, hero – cultural changes have been loosening these narrow roles for men, right? Maybe not as much as we think. New research on attitudes in the United States, United Kingdom, and Mexico finds most men still feeling pushed to live in the ‘Man Box,’ a rigid construct of cultural ideas about male identity. Join USIP and the authors, partners, and sponsors of this research March 30 to discuss what these findings mean for men, women, and the prospects for peaceful societies.
At USIP, Amb. Chaudhry will discuss Pakistan’s relationship with Afghanistan and opportunities for U.S.-Pakistani cooperation to promote peace and stability amid the Afghan conflict.
USIP and Colombia’s University of Cartagena will webcast a forum March 24 with Colombian youth leaders and students working toward post-war reconciliation. A panel of peacebuilders will discuss with them the growing roles for youth leaders in healing violent conflicts in Colombia and globally.
On March 23, the U.S. Institute of Peace will hold a half-day event to discuss past and upcoming elections that illustrate the risk of violence, with the aim of identifying promising ways to realize peace at the polls. Panelists include ambassadors to the U.S., leading election scholars, and the contributing authors of Electing Peace, a new USIP book that examines the effectiveness of common practices to prevent election violence.