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Faculty spotlight: Professor McCandless appointed Civil Society Co-Chair of The Implementation Working Group of the New Deal for Engagement in Fragile States

In recent weeks Professor McCandless has been involved in several key international meetings of the International Dialogue on Peacebuilding and Statebuilding / New Deal process, where she has recently been selected as first civil society Co-Chair of the New Deal’s primary technical working group – …

Professor Erin McCandless Participates in Peace and Development Dialogue

When the United Nations adopted Agenda 2030 last September, it brought for the first time issues of peace into the development framework. Of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) that Agenda 2030 pledges to achieve over the next fifteen years, Goal 16 seeks to ensure …

Erin McCandless as New Director of Peacebuilding

The Milano School is excited to announce that Dr. Erin McCandless will now be joining the Milano team as the Director for Peacebuilding to oversee a new partnership with UNITAR, which is the UN Training and Research organization. McCandless will also be overseeing the development …

Faculty spotlight: Professor McCandless publishes chapter on “Capacity Development and Resilience”

GPIA Professor Dr. McCandless has a new publication out, co-authored with Frauke de Weijer, that examines key lessons from the last two decades of research and practice on capacity development and applies them to the emerging resilience agenda. Resilience is associated with the capacity of individuals, …