Tag Archive: Peacebuilding

A New Publication by Professor McCandless

Part time faculty, Dr. McCandless has a new publication out in the December/January Volume 4 Issue 1 of GREAT insights magazine. Her article is entitled: “Cautions against Conflation: Peacebuilding and Statebuilding as Distinct and Complementary Policy Agendas.” She critiques the tendency of conflating these agendas in international affairs, and makes the case for their distinctness …

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Professor McCandless to Attend International Scholar and Policy Discussions on Peacebuilding and Statebuilding

Wilton Park conference Dr. McCandless is attending a workshop on “Measuring Peace Consolidation” at Wilton Park, in the UK, 15-17 October 2014.  The meeting is reflecting on how to ensure better practice to guide multilateral organizations and donors in their stabilization and rebuilding of conflict-affected states as they emerge from violence. The organizers of this meeting …

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Dr. McCandless speaking engagement in Berlin: “Seizing Opportunities: Peacebuilding in a Complex World

Dr. McCandless is in Berlin, Germany this week, speaking at the FriEnt Peacebuilding Forum, on “Seizing Opportunities: Peacebuilding in a Complex World,” May 7-8.

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GPIA Sponsors and Faculty Dr. Erin McCandless Participated in Experts Workshop on the Social Contract in Situations of Conflict and Fragility


This past  week Dr. Erin McCandless on behalf of GPIA participated in an Experts Meeting on “Shaping the State through the Social Contract in Situations of Conflict and Fragility,” held at Glen Cove, in New York. The New School’s GPIA was a co-sponsor of the event hosted by UNDP, alongside the University of Denver, the …

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Faculty News: Dr. McCandless: A new publication: ‘Wicked Problems in Peacebuilding and Statebuilding…,’

Dr. McCandless is attending an experts meeting with the United Nations on developing “An Accountability Framework for Conflict, Violence and Disaster in the Post-2015 Development Agenda.” The workshop is taking place from 17-19 June in Glen Cove, and it aims to set out an accountability framework and recommendations for targets and indicators relating to how conflict, violence …

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