USIP Announces Jennings Randolph Senior Fellowships

Wednesday, October 28, 2020

News Type: Announcement

The U.S. Institute of Peace (USIP) is pleased to announce three new Jennings Randolph senior fellows for 2020-2021. These fellows will conduct research and publish in their areas of expertise while engaging with experts at USIP headquarters and in the field. Established in 1988, USIP’s Jennings Randolph Senior Fellowship Program is a foundational component of the Institute’s peacebuilding mission. The fellows become an integral part of USIP’s work and contribute to thought leadership and research efforts.

An Insider's Perspective: Trump’s National Security Advisor - The Aspen Institute

Wednesday, October 21, 2020

News Type: USIP in the News

From domestic election security and counterterrorism, to U.S. interests around the globe, the National Security Advisor provides solutions to the most critical challenges of our time. President Trump’s National Security Advisor, Ambassador Robert O’Brien, joins former...

Afghanistan Update - Voice of America

Friday, October 16, 2020

News Type: USIP in the News

Michael Kugelman, Deputy Director of the Asia Program and Senior Associate for South Asia at The Wilson Center, and Scott Smith, Senior Expert for Afghanistan Peace Processes at the U.S. Institute of Peace, discuss the US-Taliban pact that paved the way for the...

Human Rights Groups Protest Indonesian Official’s US Visit - Voice of America

Thursday, October 15, 2020

News Type: USIP in the News

At least a dozen non-government organizations are protesting the U.S. decision to grant Indonesian Defense Minister Prabowo Subianto a visa to visit Washington for talks despite his alleged involvement with human rights violations. Prabowo is scheduled to...

USIP Names Joseph Sany as Vice President of Institute’s New Africa Center

Thursday, October 15, 2020

News Type: Announcement

The U.S. Institute of Peace is proud to announce Joseph Sany as the first vice president of the Institute’s new Africa Center. With over 20 years of experience working at the forefront of peacebuilding in Africa, Sany brings with him a deep understanding of the challenges facing the continent and a strategic vision for top-down and bottom-up approaches to build peace and improve governance.