Jhinaoui receives President of US Institute for Peace - Tunis Afrique Presse

Thursday, June 28, 2018

News Type: USIP in the News

Minister of Foreign Affairs Khemaies Jhinaoui received on Thursday President of the United States Institute of Peace (USIP), Nancy Lindborg. According to a statement of the Foreign Ministry, the meeting focused on ways to develop cooperation between the Department of Foreign Affairs and the USIP as well as all US think tanks in the areas of strategic studies and diplomacy training, in coordination with the Diplomatic Institute for Training and Studies.

‘Cautious optimism’: Iraq’s Muqtada al-Sadr may be puppet of Iran - Washington Times

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

News Type: USIP in the News

With nationalist Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr and his political allies now in the driver’s seat in Iraq’s parliament, U.S. military planners and diplomats are grappling with what the former militia leader’s dramatic rise to power means for U.S. policy — and whether he turns out to be the Iranian puppet many had feared.

White House Rebuffs U.N. Appeal to Expand North Korea Food Aid - Foreign Policy

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

News Type: USIP in the News

David Beasley, the executive director of the World Food Program (WFP), is seeking to exploit a diplomatic thaw between Pyongyang and Washington to potentially secure hundreds of millions of dollars from donor countries to dramatically expand U.N. relief operations in North Korea.

The Gathering Health Storm Inside North Korea - CSIS

Monday, May 7, 2018

By: Nancy Lindborg

News Type: USIP in the News

Health realities in North Korea are grim, poorly understood, and seldom studied as part of the larger problem of potential instability on the Korean peninsula. Yet, while accurate health data is often elusive and there is evidence of recent gains, the advanced state of deterioration is undeniable. Moreover, North Korea’s health decay...

Nancy Lindborg on Nigeria's Central Role in Africa - ReliefWeb

Wednesday, May 2, 2018

News Type: USIP in the News

Fresh from her USIP delegation trip to Nigeria, Nancy Lindborg explains Nigeria’s importance to Africa and the United States. Lindborg discusses the critical on-the-ground work happening to prevent violence and underscores the importance of Nigerian governors to countering Boko Haram.

US Institute Of Peace Screens Boko Haram Movie At Aun - American University

Wednesday, May 2, 2018

News Type: USIP in the News

A major highlight of the visit was the screening of “Boko Haram: Journey from Evil”--a documentary produced by the Voice of America (VOA). A panel discussion with some of the individuals profiled in the documentary ensued after, under the topic: "Peace, Reconstruction & Community Resilience in the current phase of Insurgency".