News & Events

Doctors Without Borders in Liberia

September 25, 2015

Sharing the Stage: Non-State Actors as Leaders in Global Governance

Political Institutions, Political Conflict

The expectation is that state and non-state actors should be on the same team, but in reality, they are often playing against each other.

Does poverty reduction mean development?

August 25, 2015

The UN’s Sustainable Development Goals: How Did Poverty Reduction become Synonymous with Development?

Political Institutions

Why is poverty reduction the ultimate goal of development, and what are the results of this focus? Guest author Elham Seyedsayamdost wrote this blog for OEF based on her research that was discussed at OEF's scholar-practitioner series at the UN.

Somali Diaspora Investment

August 06, 2015

Introducing the Somali Investment Survey: Catalyzing Investment to Grow Somalia.

Political Institutions, Business & Governance

In Somalia's progressively complex financial ecosystem, members of the Somali diaspora are playing a major role.

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