Implementing a fragility strategy - Brookings

Thursday, July 25, 2019

News Type: USIP in the News

The stubborn challenge of fragility continues to drive a host of obstacles to global peace and prosperity. The 2018 OECD “States of Fragility” report calculates that the number of people living in fragile contexts will grow from 1.8 billion in 2018 to 2.3 billion in...

Fragility & Resilience

State Leaders Summit: Addressing Global Crisis - C-SPAN

Monday, June 17, 2019

News Type: USIP in the News

Former federal government officials spoke at this year’s U.S. Global Leadership Coalition’s state leaders summit. In this panel, the experts spoke about America’s role on the global stage and how the U.S. can address issues such as climate change, fragile states and terrorism and...

A Conversation with Nancy Lindborg - Voice of America

Friday, May 10, 2019

News Type: USIP in the News

Host Carol Castiel interviews Nancy Lindborg, President of the United States Institute of Peace, to discuss USIP’s mission, research regarding a strategy to prevent the spread of extremism around the world and the vital role of women in successful conflict resolution negotiations.

Fragility & Resilience

Institute of Peace crafts framework for countering extremism - Federal News Network

Monday, March 25, 2019

News Type: USIP in the News

If a generation of low-level warfare has proved anything it’s that you cannot end violent extremism with matching violence. A task forced convened by the U.S. Institute of Peace has come up with a whole new recommended framework for dealing with extremism. Nancy Lindborg, president of the U.S. Institute of Peace, joined Federal Drive with Tom Temin in studio for the details.

Fragility & Resilience

‘It is not hopeless’: UMD panel tackles global refugee crisis - The Diamondback

Friday, March 8, 2019

News Type: USIP in the News

Several international affairs experts discussed causes and solutions to the growing global refugee crisis at a University of Maryland panel on Thursday. “The response challenge [to the refugee crisis] is a formidable one,” said Eric Schwartz, president of Refugees International...

Preventing violent extremism in fragile states - Brookings Institute

Wednesday, March 6, 2019

News Type: USIP in the News

The Task Force on Extremism in Fragile States recently released its recommendations, calling for a new strategy to prevent violent extremism from developing in fragile states. Brookings Senior Fellow George Ingram and President of the U.S. Institute of Peace Nancy Lindborg explain why the U.S. needs to...