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2015 AHDA Fellow Harout Ekmanian delivered the opening remarks to kick off a series of events commemorating the Armenian Genocide.

David L. Phillips, Director of the Program on Peace-building and Human Rights, delivered a public address on conflict resolution in Nagorno-Karabakh in Beirut on May 11th, 2016.

One of the Columbia Center for Contemporary Critical Thought's practice projects, the Alabama death penalty case of Doyle Lee Hamm, was the topic of an in-depth cas


The Beyond the Bars Fellowship offers students and community members an opportunity to develop a deeper understanding of mass incarceration and social change; and to collaborate with social justice organizers, activists, and academics to organize the annual Beyond the Bars Conference.
Amref Health Africa, an African health development agency headquartered in Nairobi and founded in 1957, is the largest nongovernmental health development agency based in Africa. It has a global annual budget of $100 million with a wide range of both clinical and primary and public health programs.
The Robert Bosch Stiftung is pleased to announce its international Seminar on Truth, Justice and Remembrance. The seminar will take place in Berlin, Germany. The program facilitates cross-regional learning about dealing with the past in different societal contexts. Participants are equipped with the knowledge, tools and leadership skills necessary to facilitate and bring about meaningful progress on truth, justice, and remembrance in their societies during and after conflict.