Iran Agreement Sets Agenda for Talks Toward Larger Pact

Iran Agreement Sets Agenda for Talks Toward Larger Pact

Monday, November 25, 2013

By: George A. Lopez

The agreement with Iran penned in Geneva is a significant step because it creates an agenda for cooperative and reciprocal action between Iran and its powerful foes that has not existed before. Without such a deal – even one as short-lived as this six-month framework – no larger agreement is really possible.

Conflict Analysis & Prevention

On the Issues: Iran and P5+1 Talks

Tuesday, January 18, 2011

By: Dan Brumberg

USIP expert Dan Brumberg previews the upcoming talks with Iran and provides background on the current situation.

Faint Progress in Geneva?

Thursday, December 16, 2010

By: Daniel Brumberg

Daniel Brumberg, Senior Adviser at USIP's Center for Conflict Analysis and Prevention, offers analysis on the "Iran-P5+1" talks held in Geneva, Switzerland on December 6-7, 2010.

Conflict Analysis & Prevention

USIP Book Launch Explores Iran's Seriousness

Monday, December 13, 2010

By: Cheryl Saferstein

After 30 years of estrangement, the Obama administration is now engaged with Iran in hopes of a deal to ensure Iran’s nuclear energy program is not subverted to make nuclear weapons. On December 1, 2010, Iran experts explored important trends inside Iran and in its dealings with the outside world at the U.S. Institute of Peace’s launch of “The Iran Primer: Power, Politics and U.S. Policy.”

Congressional Commission on the Strategic Posture of the United States

Monday, April 27, 2009

The bipartisan commission, facilitated by USIP from 2008-2009, was tasked by Congress to "examine and make recommendations with respect to the long-term strategic posture of the United States."  The Commission issued its final report to Congress on May 6, 2009.

British Counter-Terrorism After the July 2005 Attacks

Thursday, February 1, 2007

By: Jytte Klausen

In the wake of the July 7 and July 21, 2005, attacks on the London Underground, British authorities have developed a new model for counter-terrorism, which aside from expanding the list of criminal offenses tied to terrorism and enhancing police powers, also emphasizes community-policing principles and partnerships with Muslim groups.

Working Effectively in Post-Conflict and Reconstruction Situations: Tools for Communication, Collaboration, and Negotiation

Monday, September 27, 2004

This biannual workshop brought together 33 participants from humanitarian NGOs, US government agencies, U.S. and U.K. military and international organizations all involved in relief and peace operations. USIP Professional Training Director George Ward and Professional Training Officer Nina Sughrue used exercises and simulations to help participants develop their skills in negotiation, conflict analysis, cross-cultural communication and mediation.

Education & Training