News & Events

Ibrahim Keita and Soumalia Cisse Mali’s Presidential Election

August 31, 2018

International Elections and Leaders: September 2018 Update

REIGN DATASET: International Elections and Leaders

The REIGN Dataset (Rulers, Elections, and Irregular Governance) covers political conditions in every country each and every month. We update the data set monthly to reflect the most recent political events, such as coups, world elections, and changes in political leadership. We also provide monthly election coverage and track... more

Emmerson Mnangagwa and Nelson Chamisa Zimbabwe presidential election

August 10, 2018

International Elections and Leaders: August 2018 Update

REIGN DATASET: International Elections and Leaders

The 2018 Zimbabwe presidential election featured 23 candidates but was contested mainly by Emmerson Mnangagwa and Nelson Chamisa. Emmerson Mnangagwa was proclaimed the winner by the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission on Thursday, August 2nd.

Tayyip Erdogan reelected controversial president

July 03, 2018

International Elections and Leaders: July 2018 Update

Conflict Trends & Forecasting, REIGN DATASET: International Elections and Leaders

The REIGN Dataset (Rulers, Elections, and Irregular Governance) covers political conditions in every country each and every month. We update the dataset monthly to reflect the most recent political events, such as coups, world elections, and changes in political leadership. We also provide monthly election coverage and track leadership changes in a series of... more

Conor at SWPA

May 16, 2018

Conor Seyle Presents on Engaged Psychology

Good Governance

OEFR Director, Dr. Conor Seyle was in Houston on Friday, April 13th giving an invited address to the Southwest Psychological Association on engaged psychology in order to encourage a greater appreciation for evidence-based practice in the field.

Ex-combatants in Colombia

May 15, 2018

Alex Amling Presents Research Project on Colombian Ex-combatants

Political Conflict

Her research project conducted focus-group interviews with a number of female and male ex-combatants from different armed groups in March and April 2017.

Peace Data Conference

May 08, 2018

OEFR Data Scientist Clayton Besaw, attends the 2018 Peace Tech Summit

Good Governance


May 8th - OEFR Data Scientist Clayton Besaw,  is traveling to Washington DC to attend the 2018 Peace Tech Summit, held at the United States Institute of Peace. The summit provides an opportunity to experience workshops and panels on the use... more

April 23, 2018

Is Peace on the Korean Peninsula Possible?

Join One Earth Future, Foreign Policy for America, and The Posner Center for International Development for a conversation on North Korea with Christine Wormuth.

April 06, 2018

International Elections and Leaders: April 2018 Update

REIGN DATASET: International Elections and Leaders

April's REIGN update discusses elections in Cuba, Grenada, Antigua and Barbuda, Egypt, Sierra Leone, Russia and Italy. 

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