Milano School of International Affairs, Management, and Urban Policy Sat, 18 Apr 2015 12:35:49 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Prof. McCandless in Experts Workshop on Assessing Resilience Fri, 17 Apr 2015 16:27:05 +0000 IMG_0481Dr. McCandless is participating this week (April 16-17) in a Global Methodology Workshop Session of Experts on Frameworks for Assessing Resilience (FAR). The Framework for Assessing Resilience (FAR) is a two year program created by Interpeace and funded by the Swedish Cooperation - SIDA.]]> 0 Ecomodernism: A Call for More Technology to Address Climate Change Wed, 15 Apr 2015 15:37:21 +0000 indexBlog post written by Professor Rick McGahey, Director, Environmental Policy and Sustainability Management, and SCEPA Faculty Fellow   A provocative new document on global environmental challenges says that “climate change and other global ecological challenges are not the most important immediate concerns for the majority of the world’s people. Nor should they be.” Is this […]]]> 0 Urban Policy Alumna Justine Gonzalez Tue, 14 Apr 2015 16:55:34 +0000 Gonzalez PhotoJustine Gonzalez began her career in criminal justice advocacy as an investigator with The Neighborhood Defender Service of Harlem, a holistic public defense practice. There she learned about many of the collateral consequences of court involvement. Later, she worked with The Henry Street Settlement as a Success Mentor for chronically absent high school students, a […]]]> 0 New Issue of the Journal of Peacebuilding and Development Mon, 13 Apr 2015 14:25:56 +0000 DrErinMcCandless (1)Volume 10 Issue 1 of the Journal of Peacebuilding and Development is now available. This special issue is entitled:  “Vertical Integration: A Dynamic Practice Promoting Transformative Peacebuilding.”  Scholarship and practice in areas of both peacebuilding and development have long been concerned with the question of how to maximise efforts at different levels and use resources effectively towards producing […]]]> 0 Urban Policy Alumnus Ben Kleinbaum Thu, 09 Apr 2015 16:54:17 +0000 Ben-KleinbaumAs Vice President at Capalino+Company Ben Kleinbaum has represented national trade associations, premier private schools, developers, and some of New York’s largest not-for-profit institutions. Since joining the firm four years ago, he has helped his real estate clients win approvals to develop more than 1,000,000 square feet of residential, commercial and educational space. He has […]]]> 0