The Stanley Foundation
Seeking a secure peace with freedom and justice, built on global citizenship and effective global governance.
Seeking Global Solutions
Winter 2010

Strategy For Peace
Event focuses on genocide prevention, nuclear security, and the G-20

Strategy for Peace
The US and UN strive to build better systems to prevent human tragedy

Strategy for Peace
The youngest of multilateral forums, the G-20, still has some growing up to do

Strategy for Peace
Experts analyze role of summits in securing nuclear material

International Reporting Project

Winter 2010 2010
Is Human Protection a Priority?
Fall 2010

Preventing Human Crisis
Global efforts are under way to mobilize peacebuilding and the Responsibility to Protect as preventive tools

Preventing Human Crisis
As those in troubled nations look for help from beyond their borders, the world wrestles with its own inaction on looming tragedies

Preventing Human Crisis
As the UN takes stock of five years of peacebuilding, lessons are being learned in four African nations

Preventing Human Crisis
Journalists examine international interventions in four countries in crisis

Download Fall 2010 Issue  PDF (1,047K)

Fall 2010 2010

Nuclear Security
This year marks several high-profile efforts to prevent nuclear terrorism and curb proliferation

Nuclear Security
Nuclear Security Summit sets benchmarks for preventing nuclear terrorism

Nuclear Security
Nuclear terrorism is not a ­preeminent concern for most countries, but preventing it has benefits they should consider

Nuclear Security
Combating the spread of weapons of mass destruction can only occur in an inclusive multilateral framework

Now Showing
Stanley Foundation video examines the challenge of securing all vulnerable nuclear materials globally

Download Summer Issue  PDF (755K)

Summer 2010

Rise of the G-20
Will the new venues lead to greater cooperation?

Rise of the G-20
The G-20 won’t replace the United Nations, but it can help global institutions do their job better

Rise of the G-20
Competition between great powers will give way to collective management of global problems

Rise of the G-20
Leader summits can focus a unique level of attention on particular policy challenges

Download Spring Issue  PDF (1,076K)

Spring 2010
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:
Sorry, Courier is not shipped internationally. 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.


2017 International Women Authors Event 2017 International Women Authors Event
Pulitzer Prize finalist Laila Lalami, author of “The Moor’s Account,” will be the featured speaker at the 2017 International Women Authors event on November 9 in Rock Island, Illinois.

Courier Courier
As summer winds down, take a look at the new issue of Courier from the Stanley Foundation. The Summer 2017 issue delves into topics including the transition away from coal in Germany, the increased role of cities in global governance, and the crisis in Venezuela. Also in this issue, read about the increased capabilities of 3D printing, and oversight over emerging technologies. Summer 2017 PDF (1,151K) Subscribe for FREE.

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.

A Climate for Conflict: Stories from Somalia A Climate for Conflict: Stories from Somalia
The Ground Truth Project, New America, and the Stanley Foundation are hosting a Screening of “A Climate for Conflict” and discussion with the creators followed by a panel discussion on Climate Security and Societal Resilience on May 30, 2017.

Somalia today is at a crossroads between a deepening crisis and a path to stability. Photographer and filmmaker Nichole Sobecki and writer Laura Heaton spent 18 months documenting personal stories of Somalia, creating a film, photography, and reporting that vividly illustrate the human consequences and security risks of a changing climate. Read more.

Follow the conversation online with #AClimateforConflict.

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.

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.

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.

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.