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Policy Publications

July 2016
UN Issues Conference: Turn Early Warning into Early Action
Policy Dialogue Brief (291K)

June 2016
Challenging Multilateralism and the Liberal Order
Workshop Summary (193K)

June 2016
Reporting a Radiation Emergency
Workshop Summary (138K)

May 2016
Allies Against Atrocities
Other Publication (115K)

May 2016
Technology Development and Transfer for a Safe Climate Future
Ambuj Sagar
Policy Analysis Brief (1,380K)

April 2016
Advancing Climate Policy After the Paris Agreement
Other Publication (439K)

April 2016
Reducing Risk, Strengthening Resilience: Toward the Structural Prevention of Atrocity Crimes
Alex Bellamy
Policy Analysis Brief (758K)

April 2016
Multijurisdictional Approaches to Carbon Pricing: Integrating Design Elements for a Low Carbon Club
Workshop Summary (264K)

March 2016
2015 LAN Annual Report
Other Publication (3,342K)

March 2016
Improved Nuclear Security Through Effective Information Sharing
Policy Dialogue Brief (386K)

February 2016
Treatment, Not Terror
Workshop Summary (993K)

February 2016
The Quest for Nuclear Security Standards
Debra Decker and Kathryn Rauhut
Policy Analysis Brief (197K)

February 2016
Making the Paris Process More Effective: A New Approach to Policy Coordination on Global Climate Change
Charles F. Sabel and David G. Victor
Policy Analysis Brief (478K)

January 2016
Designing Elements for a Robust Carbon Pricing Club
Policy Dialogue Brief (304K)

January 2016
Violent Nonstate Actors as
Perpetrators and Enablers of Atrocity Crimes

Policy Dialogue Brief (202K)

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Op-Eds and Articles

July 2016
Peace at Risk in Burundi—Again
By Mike Jobbins

July 2016
Strengthening Nuclear Security in a Post-Summit World
Commentary by Martin B. Malin and Nickolas Roth

July 2016
No Time to Lose
By Bill Hare

July 2016
Investigation U. 2016

July 2016
2016 International Women Authors Event
to Honor Loung Ung

July 2016
When Unthinkable Becomes the Norm

July 2016
We Are Desperate and Without Help
By Dan Sullivan

May 2016
The Paris Agreement marks an unprecedented opportunity to quell the tide of climate change, and Iowans have a role to play
Published April 22, 2016 in Little Village


Todd Edwards, Stanley Foundation Program Officer

March 2016
Tackling Complexity with Simplicity…and a Plan
Joseph McNamara, Editor

March 2016
The Nuclear Security Summits
Sam Ratner

March 2016
The Stalking Threat of Nuclear Terrorism
Douglas Birch and R. Jeffrey Smith

March 2016
Acting on the Responsibility to Protect
Alex J. Bellamy

March 2016
Save the Climate for Us All

March 2016
Getting to Know
World Leaders of Tomorrow

January 2016
Connecting...
Joseph McNamara, Editor

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Now Showing
 

The Now Showing event-in-a-box toolkits offered by the Stanley Foundation are designed to encourage discussion about the most urgent global issues today. They contain everything needed for an easy-to-plan, successful event. Toolkit materials includes:

  • Event planner and moderator guide chock-full of helpful tips.
  • Color posters to promote your event.
  • Discussion guides for group dialogue.
  • Background materials on the discussion topics.

The following toolkits are available ONLINE ONLY to interested groups and individuals:

Before the Killing Begins: The Politics of Mass Violence
This toolkit considers how early preventive strategies by governments and the international community should build much-needed capacities within countries, and make it harder for leaders to resort to violence. It aims to encourage discussion of how future efforts might better protect populations under threat, giving new resolve to the promise of never again.

Fragile States, Global Consequences
This toolkit features a DVD that helps viewers examine the global challenge of fragile states. It aims to encourage discussion of the growing movement in the international community to find comprehensive ways to promote stronger nations, and, more effective ways to deal with those that are already on the brink of failure.

Radioactive Challenge
This toolkit features a DVD that helps viewers examine the challenge of securing vulnerable nuclear materials globally. It aims to encourage discussion of the complexities of the “world’s greatest security challenge,” keeping nuclear material out of the hands of terrorists.

HIGHLIGHTS
Courier Courier
The Summer 2016 issue of Courier features: “Their name is the Rohingya, a people disowned by their home government, cast away as stateless and homeless. Who will step up and help?” and “Peace at Risk in Burundi—Again.” The issue also includes “Strengthening Nuclear Security in a Post-Summit World,” “No Time to Lose, the 1.5 C Limit in the Paris Agreement,” and “Investigation U. 2016.” The full Summer 2016 issue. PDF (1.0 MB) Subscribe for FREE.

2016 International Women Authors Event 2016 International Women Authors Event
Loung Ung, bestselling author of a trilogy about the 1970s terror and atrocity of Pol Pot and the Khmer Rouge in Cambodia, will be the featured speaker and honoree of the 2016 International Women Authors event on October 6 in Davenport, Iowa. The event is sponsored by the Stanley Foundation and its community partner, Women’s Connection of the Quad Cities.

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.

Employment Opportunities
Assistant to the President/CEO: This full-time position performs a variety of administrative functions for the president/CEO and serves as a liaison to foundation governance members.

Operations Administrative SpecialistThis full-time position involves administrative support for the operations department at the Stanley Foundation.

Policy Program Associate, Nuclear Security: The Stanley Foundation seeks a program associate to join its Policy Programming Department. 


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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.


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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.