In Memoriam: George P. Shultz

In Memoriam: George P. Shultz

Sunday, February 7, 2021

News Type: Announcement

The U.S. Institute of Peace (USIP) mourns the death of George P. Shultz, a World War II veteran, economist, and academic whose expertise earned him prominent cabinet-level appointments during the Nixon and Reagan administrations. As President Ronald Reagan’s secretary of state, Secretary Shultz helped to shape U.S. foreign policy and diplomacy at a pivotal moment in history.

Uganda Election Challenges - Voice of America

Friday, January 15, 2021

News Type: USIP in the News

Although Ugandans voted in presidential and parliamentary elections on Thursday, the refusal by President Yoweri Museveni’s government to allow most election observers and the media to monitor the vote has had many democracy advocates deeply concerned. There have also been several incidents of violence against...

Democracy & Governance; Electoral Violence