News & Events

Michael Hancock at US Global Leadership Coalition

June 25, 2017

Cities Like Denver Taking on Global Politics

Good Governance

Cities across the country are joining a pledge to reduce carbon emissions with the Paris Agreement. This is a radical departure from how international treaties have been designed and implemented.

Hassan Rouhani

June 06, 2017

International Elections and Leaders: June 2017 Update

REIGN DATASET: International Elections and Leaders

June will decide even more leadership transitions: seven elections are scheduled to occur over the next month around the world.

Traumatic Events

June 01, 2017

OEF Research's Director Conor Seyle Presents on Supporting Resilience After Conflict or Disaster

Good Governance, Political Conflict

Conor Seyle presented a talk on “Public health approaches to mass traumatic events” to an audience of Ukrainian government emergency response workers, members of the military, and psychologists.

May 17, 2017

DRC at Greatest Risk In Years

African Security, Political Conflict

Previously isolated local conflicts in the Democratic Republic of Congo are appearing in new regions of the country. This is particularly dangerous in the context of the country’s ongoing political crisis, creating the potential for local conflicts to take on national level narratives and scope. What can local actors and the international community do to mitigate the risk of escalating... more

May 08, 2017

CalCon 2017 Explores Technology as a Tool to Encourage Peacebuilding

Intersections

SAN DIEGO— May 8, 2017 - The University of San Diego Joan B. Kroc School of Peace Studies (Kroc School) and OEF Research will co-host the California Consensus on Peace through Technology (CalCon) 2017, a marketplace for ideas which focus on using technology for peacebuilding and to prevent and reduce conflict.

May 05, 2017

OEF Research and University of San Diego host CalCon2017: ​Integrative Technology for​ Sustainable Peacebuilding

Intersections

Every year, the University of San Diego and OEF Research present the California Concensus (CalCon), a multi-day event that invites innovative individuals including researchers, technologists, funders, and policymakers to workshop their ideas and form ongoing partnerships to tackle some of humanity’s toughest problems.

French Elections Rulers Update

May 03, 2017

International Elections and Leaders: May 2017 Update

REIGN DATASET: International Elections and Leaders

Tensions in Europe remain high amid multiple electoral processes set to shape the future of the European Union. The first round of the French presidential election was held on April 23 and a run-off is scheduled for May 7.

Somaliland coast guard safety first

May 01, 2017

Stable Seas Report Presented at State of Maritime Piracy Launch

Stable Seas, Political Conflict

On May 3, Senior Research Associate Curtis Bell presents Stable Seas: Somali Waters at the UK Chamber of Shipping in London.

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