Regional Environmental Diplomacy Institute (REDI)-Africa, is convening officials from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Members of Parliament from Djibouti and Ethiopia and experts, practitioners & civil society advocates from Addis Ababa and Boston
Professor Ross's research focuses on issues of education, peacebuilding, and social activism. She looks at how to better understand the impact of grassroots peacebuilding programs, particularly educational ones.
Imam Muhammad Ashafa and Pastor James Wuye of Nigeria’s Interfaith Mediation Centre, in their work to build peace between Muslims and Christians in Nigeria
The Kigali Reading Center will soon be opening its second reading center in Kigali, Rwanda to spread the joy of reading.
The workshop aligned with and helped inform research in peacekeeping operations and security in Africa, and global governance in general.
Padraig O'Malley speaks on the Palestinian-Israeli conflict, the topic of his latest book.
UMass Boston will be represented among the many policymakers, academics, and business leaders in attendance at COP21.
One week after police made their first arrest in the 1972 Bloody Sunday killings, two members of the Bloody Sunday Trust came to UMass Boston on Tuesday to talk about what they hope are the next steps.
Marie's research covers diverse array of areas including human security, victim politics and the impact of armed conflict, the role of children in conflict in the US and Northern Ireland, transitional justice, and post-conflict reconstruction
Recent "Be the Change" events showcases the McCormack Graduate School and celebrates public service.