The Stanley Foundation
Seeking a secure peace with freedom and justice, built on global citizenship and effective global governance.

Exclusive Interview
Bush: ’We Care About Africa’
President Believes United States¸ Africa Forging New Relationship

United Nations
Who Rebuilds After Conflict? It Depends.
World Community Better at Handling Post-Conflict Crises, But More Is Needed

United Nations
Security to Do What?
War-Fighting vs. Policing

Youth Programs
Thinking Globally¸ Connecting Locally
Foundation Summer Programs Focus on Dreams¸ Team Work¸ and Creativity to Develop Global Citizens

Asia-Pacific Initiatives
North Koreans Seek Nukes¸ Economic Help
DPRK Officials Remain Ambiguous at Meeting in California

New Common Ground Feature
’Destination Spotlight’ Debuts
Premier highlights Surprising Scene in Iran

Download Fall Issue  PDF (499K)


Public Radio Special
What Can the World Do?
Documentary Examines Ways to Help War-Afflicted Children

Post-Conflict Rebuilding
A Step Up
Cambodian Rehab Center Helps Landmine Victims¸ Amputees

Strategies for National Security
Securing Peace in the 21st Century
Task Force Examines US Power¸ Democracy-Building¸ and Threats to Both

After Iraq
What’s Next for Iran?
Saddam’s Downfall Brings Joy¸ Apprehension to Iranians

North Korea and Iran Pose Challenges
Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty at Risk
Could it become a "hollow shell"?

Post-Conflict Reconstruction
Leading in War’s Aftermath
Foundation Conference Convenes UN Leaders¸ Diplomats

Download Summer Issue  PDF (746K)


Strategy for Peace Conference
The Case for Multilateralism
’What Kind of Country Do We Want to Be?’

Strategy for Peace Conference
Cooperating in the Post-9/11 Era
Bilateral Relationships With China¸ Iran¸ and Russia Examined

The Pied Piper of Kosovo
Instruments of Peace
Music teacher helps children forget the horrors of war

Children of War
fighting¸ dying¸ surviving

Refugee Protection
A ’Numbers Problem’
Better Management of African Population Migrations Needed

Global Education
’A Compelling Story’
Alternative students organize seminar on the Middle East

World Press Review
International Editor of the Year
Zimbabwe Newsman Confronts Abuses by Powerful Ruling Elite

Download Spring Issue  PDF (770K)

You may subscribe to this publication, mailed free within the United States, or receive our e-mail notification for when it is available online.
Subscribe to email version
Unsubscribe to email version

Subscribe to print version (US residents only)
Unsubscribe to print version
Address 2:
We respect your privacy and will not share your contact information with third parties. Please read our Privacy Policy & Terms of Use for details.
Click on a year below to view all issues from that year.


Courier Courier
The Winter 2016 issue of Courier features policy insights for the President-elect and new US leadership to improve our peace and security in nuclear policy, genocide prevention, and climate change. The issue also includes an in-depth interview with a survivor of the Phnom Penh, Cambodia genocide in the late 1970s. The full Winter 2016 issue. PDF (1.0 MB) Subscribe for FREE.

Stanley Foundation at 60
On December 12, 1956, the Stanley Foundation was certified as a nonprofit corporation in the state of Iowa, bringing to life an organization dedicated to creating a world in which there is a secure peace with freedom and justice. Sixty years later, the organization continues to pursue and advance that vision as a thriving nonpartisan operating foundation. Moreover, it remains an organization with a professional staff and the involvement of family members who have an ongoing role in shaping its strategy and core values. More.

IRP Fellows Reporting Live from the COP22 Climate Change Conference in Morocco
The International Reporting Project (IRP) and the Stanley Foundation collaborated to bring five international journalists to Marrakech, Morocco to report on the Twenty-Second Conference of the Parties (COP22) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) from November 7-18, 2016.  

SAFETY Guidelines for Journalists:<br>Radiation Incidents SAFETY Guidelines for Journalists:
Radiation Incidents

In the event of a radiation incident such as the use of a so-called dirty bomb or nuclear reactor incident, accurate and swift reporting is vital to public safety. This guide is intended to both help the journalist to be safe if they are covering such a story and to provide basic safety information that can be conveyed to the public to limit the risk of radiation exposure. 

Reporting a Radiation Emergency Reporting a Radiation Emergency
Journalists would play an indispensable role keeping the public informed in an emergency resulting in the release of radiation, either accidental or deliberate. But what do they need to do their job effectively? The following recommendations to authorities who would manage such an emergency were drafted by participants in the 2016 Rotterdam Nuclear Security Workshop for International Journalists.

the latest the latest
Our bimonthly newsletter is filled with resources to keep you up to date with our work at the Stanley Foundation. Each edition includes news about recent publications and stories as well as features our people and partners.

You will also find many extras, from upcoming events to multimedia resources. Sign up for the latest to stay engaged on key global issues.

Stanley Foundation Annual Conferences Stanley Foundation Annual Conferences
The Stanley Foundation holds two annual conferences, UN Issues and the Strategy for Peace Conference. These bring together experts from the public and private sectors to meet in a distraction-free setting and candidly exchange ideas on pressing foreign policy challenges.

Divided into roundtable talks, the cutting-edge discussions are intended to inspire group consensus and shared recommendations to push forward the debate on the foundation’s key policy areas.

Receive Materials Receive Materials
The Stanley Foundation publishes policy briefs, analytical articles, and reports on a number of international issues. To reduce our carbon footprint and cut waste, we almost exclusively, use electronic distribution for our publications. Sign up to receive our resources via e-mail.

Nuclear Security Video Nuclear Security Video
The Stanley Foundation produced a 13-minute video looking at what needs to be done to stop terrorist groups from acquiring enough fissile material to make a bomb. The foundation talked with over a dozen diverse and distinguished experts from the Nuclear Security Governance Experts Group and the Fissile Materials Working Group to see how today's patchwork of voluntary arrangements can be forged into a long-lasting system. Watch the video.

Watch and Learn Watch and Learn
Stanley Foundation events, talks, video reports, and segments from our Now Showing event-in-a-box series can now be viewed on YouTube. To receive regular updates on our video posts, please subscribe today.