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Harmonizing Data

July 13, 2015

Aubrey Fox: Harmonizing Data to Define Peace

Political Conflict

OEF and the Institute for Economics and Peace (IEP) co-hosted the Denver launch of the 9th annual Global Peace Index in June.

July 08, 2015

OEF at International Human Rights Funders Group Conference

Political Conflict

Deputy Director of Research at OEF Conor Seyle participated in a panel at the International Human Rights Funders Group's 2015 Conference in New York on July ... more

Peace activists in Colombia

July 06, 2015

The Most Underrated Peace Activists

Political Institutions, Political Conflict, Business & Governance

Non-state actors have contributed to the peace process in Colombia over the course of four decades of war.

July 02, 2015

Confronting the Global Crisis on Governance

Political Institutions, Political Conflict

Launch of the Report of the Commission on Global Security, Justice & Governance

June 23, 2015

The Global Peace Index Comes to Denver

Political Conflict

The world is more peaceful than it has ever been... almost.

One Earth Future and the Institute of Economics and Peace (IEP) led a discussion in Denver on Tuesday on the findings from the 2015 Global Peace Index,... more

Self-Determination in peacebuilding - Timor Leste

May 31, 2015

In UN Peacebuilding, Local Ownership Takes Backseat

Political Institutions, Political Conflict

Local ownership of peacebuilding activities makes sense in theory, but is rarely put into practice in UN peace operations. Guest author Sarah von Billerbeck explains more in this blog based on her talk at OEF Research's scholar-practitioner series at the UN.

Piles of Teak in Myanmar

May 28, 2015

Blood Teak: Natural Resources Competition in Myanmar

Political Conflict

If Myanmar's government would need no pretext to roll back national political reforms, why might minority groups cause any provocation with escalating violence?  OEF Research Jay Benson wrote this blog on the Wilson Center's New Security Beat.

May 24, 2015

Financing the Negotiation of Community Agreements to Facilitate Sustainable Benefits from Mining

Political Institutions, Political Conflict

A roundtable workshop was hosted by the One Earth Future Foundation (OEF), in collaboration with the Ateneo School of Government and Puno and Puno Law Offices to provide strategic research support for developing the RTC Impact Fund.