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Student Ejolee Mitchell Researches National Youth Policies During Turkey IFP

Ejolee Mitchell

“TOG wanted to understand the current situation of youth around the country and use my research as a reference for a National Youth Council for Turkey. [My work] help[ed] TOG understand how other countries have established National Youth Councils and National Youth Policies.”

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Alumna Mala Kumar Launches Book: “The Paths of Marriage”

Mala Kumar

Mala’s first book, The Paths of Marriage, is scheduled to be released on 1 October 2014. The novel is about three generations of women from 1950s India to present-day NYC, and their battles of discrimination from the outside world and from each other.

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Professor Erin McCandless Participates in Resillence Roundtable

International Affairs part-time faculty member Dr. Erin McCandless will be participating this week in an Experts Roundtable on “Fostering Resilience in Situations of Fragility and Conflict”. The meeting is being convened by UNDP, UNICEF and Interpeace on September 18-19 at the Rockefeller Foundation in New York. Gathering scholars, practitioners and policymakers, from around the world, …

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Student Tanya Diallo Welsh Envisions Trauma Sensitive Therapy in Post-Conflict Areas

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“I’ve been looking to understand all the moving parts of these conflicts, the historical context, the communities affected, the actors involved and the process of healing and rebuilding……through holistic mind-body approach[es] to trauma, and now development/governance and rights.” –Tanya Diallo Welsh

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Call For Essays on “The Future of Development Assistance”

Next Horizons Poster

GDN Next Horizons Essay Contest 2014 in partnership with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation on The Future of Development Assistance The world has changed radically since the emergence of official development assistance. How should aid change? We want to hear your views: Which financial instruments should be used to provide aid? How should the …

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