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General Announcements - April 18, 2014

Technology and Conflict Topic of Build Peace Conference

Technology is altering how we engage with the world, offering new avenues for social change. On April 4-5, 2014, IPI was part of the Build Peace Conference, which gathered practitioners, activists, and technologists from around the world to share experiences and ideas on using technology for peacebuilding and transforming conflict transformation.  

 
 

 

General Announcements - April 17, 2014

Video: The Limits of Partnership

On April 17th, IPI hosted Angela E. Stent, author of The Limits of Partnership: U.S.-Russian Relations in the Twenty-First Century, as part of its Distinguished Author Series.

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General Announcements - April 10, 2014

Video: Is Humanitarian Law Still Fit for Purpose?

On April 10th, IPI, together with Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF)–USA, hosted a policy forum that focused on the promotion of greater compliance with international humanitarian law (IHL) for a better protection of civilians and improved effectiveness of humanitarian aid, and attempted to provide some recommendations to improve respect for IHL in todays' most violent conflicts.

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General Announcements - April 07, 2014

Video: Technology and Innovation in Peacekeeping

On April 7th, IPI, together with the Permanent Mission of Italy, hosted a seminar focusing on advances in technologies and other innovations in peacekeeping that have the potential to make operations more effective and adaptable as well as make peacekeepers safer and more efficient.

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General Announcements - April 04, 2014

Video: Ideas, Experience, and Prospects for International Development

On April 4th, IPI, together with the United Nations University, hosted a policy forum to launch the new compendium, International Development: Ideas, Experience, and Prospects, that provides multiple avenues into understanding different experiences and perspectives on development.

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The Global Observatory

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2014 Top 10 Issues to Watch in Peace & Security: The Global Arena
A list of ten key issues to watch that are likely to impact international peace and security in 2014, compiled by IPI's Francesco Mancini.

The Global Observatory, produced by IPI, provides timely analysis on peace and security issues, interviews with leading policymakers, interactive maps, and more.