July 2017Daniel Maxwell discusses tackling famine in the twenty-first century on panel

On July 12, 2017, Daniel Maxwell joined the International Food Policy Research Institute Panel on “Tackling Famine in the Twenty-first Century.” Video of his remarks is available here. The panel…

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July 2017Teddy Atim describes how to improve justice for women and girls in Africa

How to stop the scales of justice being loaded against women and girls in Africa Court proceedings are rarely sensitive to the inequalities faced by women and girls in Africa….

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June 2017UN official cites Dyan Mazurana and Phoebe Donnelly report in call for end to tolerance of sexual abuse

Devex reported that Kate Gilmore, U.N. deputy high commissioner for human rights, called upon a packed audience at a side event held during the U.N. Economic and Social Council Humanitarian Affairs…

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June 2017Karen Jacobsen urges critical thinking about data quality at JIPS Conference

Karen Jacobsen gave a keynote address at the Joint IDP Profiling Service (JIPS) Conference: Making Data Useful in June 2017. In her address, she notes that “if the data we…

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June 2017Gregory Gottlieb to become Director of the Feinstein International Center

Gregory Gottlieb will assume the role of Director of the Feinstein International Center on August 15, 2017. Throughout his distinguished career, Greg has worked to improve food security, humanitarian, and…

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