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Courier 91

Unarmed Civilian Protection Gaining Momentum Worldwide

The Rise of Commercial Satellite Imagery is Empowering Public Monitoring of Nuclear Proliferation

Environmental Problems Threaten Country’s Fragile Peace

Marshallese Diplomats Inspired Courage, Strength in Citizenry

International Women Authors Series Turns 10

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Fall 2017
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The Ruhr Region of Germany Was Once a Mining Stronghold; Now Residents Are Seeking New Livelihoods

Cities Increasingly Asserting Themselves on Global Governance Stage

Meaningful International Action Missing Amid Chavismo's Unwillingness to Protect

There Is Growing Concern the Technology Could Be Used for Nuclear Weapons

Emerging Technologies Require New Approach to Oversight, Governance

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Summer 2017
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Subregional, Multilateral Action Helps Prevent Atrocities in the Gambia

Solutions Exist, but Political Will Is Lacking

Mulki Mohamed Omar Fled Somalia’s Civil War for Kenya, With the Hope of Resettling in the United States.

Morocco Holds Lessons for How Farmers Around the World Are Adapting to, and Curbing, Global Warming

Teacher Shares Lessons Learned From Thailand in Classroom Back Home

North Korea’s Punggye-ri Nuclear Test Site

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Spring 2017
Courier Courier
The Winter 2018 issue of Courier focuses on innovators and innovative ideas for global challenges—the role of women and vulnerable countries in mitigating climate change; the potential of blockchain technology in nuclear safeguards; the part the Boy Scouts are playing to keep the peace in the Central African Republic; the possibility that private enterprise could contribute to a more resilient society in Iraq; and an appreciation of the late Secretary-General Kofi Annan. Winter 2018 PDF. Subscribe for Free.

The Stanley Foundation: Part of COP24 The Stanley Foundation: Part of COP24
As a part of our efforts to limit global warming to 1.5° C, the foundation put forward policy ideas to achieve a global turning point in emissions by 2020, built upon efforts to catalyze global climate action by countries and sub- and non-state actors, and worked with journalists to strengthen coverage of the UN climate negotiations.

59th Strategy for Peace Conference 59th Strategy for Peace Conference
The Stanley Foundation convenes its Strategy for Peace Conference annually to consider key policy challenges, drawing on the experience and knowledge of invited experts from the public and private sectors.

At the conference concurrent roundtables are focused on each of the foundation’s three current areas of programming—climate changenuclear policy, and mass violence and atrocities. This year a fourth roundtable will focus on global governance. Roundtable discussion is intended to generate group consensus recommendations for policy change and multilateral action. More.

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Investigation U. Camper Photos Investigation U. Camper Photos
We had a great group of campers attend the Investigation U. program this summer. Click here for photos. For participants only, username: IU2018.