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The Business Case for Building Resilience
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Participant Resources and References

Developing a Global Mechanism for Atrocity Forecasting and Prevention
The Stanley Foundation
Policy Dialogue Brief

The Power of the Private Sector in Preventing Atrocities and Promoting the Responsibility to Protect
The Stanley Foundation
Policy Dialogue Brief

Framework of Analysis for Atrocity Crimes
United Nations, 2014 (reprinted in 2018)

Foundation for Inclusion Business Case for Peace Model

Business & Peace 2018
Institute for Economics and Peace

Mapping Business-Peace Interactions: Opportunities and Recommendations
Jason Miklian

​Advancing the Sustainable Development Goals by Supporting Peace: How Business Can Contribute
United Nations Global Compact
Guidance Document

Multinational Enterprises, Risk Management, and the Business and Economics of Peace
Jennifer Oetzel and Jason Miklian

Investing to Empower Local Communities in Post-Conflict Colombia
Acumen and Transform Finance

Local Business, Local Peace
Canan Gunduz, Jessica Banfield (ed.), Nick Killick (ed.)

Channeling the Tide: Protecting Democracies Amid A Flood of Corrosive Capital
Center for International Private EnterprisePublication

Peace as an Opportunity: A Proposal for Transformation in Colombia
Fundación Ideas para la Paz

Private Sector Actors and Peacebuilding: A Framework for Analysis
International Council of Swedish Industry (NIR) and The Swedish Institute of International Affairs (UI)

Business and Peace: Sketching the Terrain
Jennifer Oetzel et al

Need, Creed, and Greed: Understanding Why Business Leaders Focus on Issues of Peace
Angelika Rettberg

Building the Case: Action Platform for Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions
United Nations Global Compact
Presentation Slides

2020 Vision Paper: Action Platform for Peace, Justice, and Strong Institutions
United Nations Global Compact

Launch Notes: Action Platform for Peace, Justice, and Strong Institutions
United Nations Global Compact

States of Fragility 2018

​Anti-Corruption Compliance: A Guide for Mid-Sized Companies in Emerging Markets
Center for International Private Enterprise

Pathways for Peace: Inclusive Approaches to Preventing Violent Conflict
United Nations, World Bank Group

The Sustainable & Resilient Enterprises Platform (SRE)

Peacebuilding Business Criteria

Assessing Resilience for Peace: A Guidance Note
Guidance Note

Journalism Fellowships 2019

Atomic Reporters is offering an opportunity for qualified journalists to apply for the “This Is Not a Drill” investigative reporting fellowships. The fellowships are being offered as part of a journalism program organized in partnership with the Stanley Foundation which included the 2019 “This is Not a Drill” journalism workshop held on the one-year anniversary of a false ballistic missile alert that occurred in the U.S. state of Hawaii last January.

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.

Concurrent roundtables focused on each of the foundation’s three current areas of programming—climate changenuclear policy, and mass violence and atrocities, with a fourth roundtable focusing on global governance. These roundtable discussions are 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.