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Is World Peace Possible? Answers to This and other Big Questions from 50 Thought Leaders around the World
As part of its 2014 Centennial project, Carnegie Council is asking Thought Leaders around the world to answer big moral questions. We just reached the symbolic milestone of 50 interviews, and there will be many more to come.
Winners of the 2012 International Student/Teacher Essay Contest, "Ethics for a Connected World"
Carnegie Council announces the results of its annual International Student/Teacher Essay Contest. Winners are from Finland, India, Japan, Nigeria, the Philippines, Sweden, and the USA, with honorable mentions for essays from Indonesia, Japan, South Korea, and the USA.
Carnegie Council Appoints New Global Ethics Fellows and Senior Fellow
Carnegie Council is pleased to announce four additions to its distinguished group of fellows around the world. The new fellows are from Brazil, Ghana, Singapore, and South Africa.
"Ethics & International Affairs" Spring Issue
This issue features an essay by Shefa Siegel on the missing ethics of mining; a Carnegie Council Centennial special section on "Just War and its Critics," with contributions by James Turner Johnson, Cian O'Driscoll, John Kelsay, and Daniel Brunstetter and Megan Braun; and book reviews by Charli Carpenter and Deen K. Chatterjee.
Carnegie Council Ranked Among Top 20 Think Tanks in USA
According to the "2012 Global Go To Think Tank Index," Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs ranks number 19 in the list of 55 top think tanks in the United States.
"Ethics & International Affairs" Winter Issue
This issue features an essay by Oran R. Young on stewardship of the Arctic; a special section on "Safeguarding Fairness in Climate Governance" with articles by Jonathan Pickering, Steve Vanderheiden, Seumas Miller, and David Schlosberg; and book reviews by Patrick Hayden, Henry S. Richardson, Henry Radice, and Ayse Kaya.
INVITATION: Join Carnegie Council Global Ethics Network
Do you agree that ethics matter in international affairs? If so, we invite you to join Carnegie Council's new online Global Ethics Network. Through this social network, you can interact with like-minded educators, students, and professionals who care about ethics in international affairs.
Carnegie Council's "Playing for Power" Airs on MHz Worldview TV Channel on Sunday, October 7
Carnegie Council is pleased to announce that "Playing for Power: The Agents Who Derailed the Soviet Union" will be broadcast on MHz Worldview TV Channel on Sunday, October 7, at 12:00 Noon ET.
Michael Ignatieff to Chair Carnegie Council's 100th Anniversary Project "Ethics for a Connected World"
Carnegie Council is pleased to announce that Michael Ignatieff will chair the Council's Centennial project. This long-term education program consists of worldwide activities for teachers, students, and the general public around the evolving concept of a "global ethic."
Carnegie Council Announces Thought Leaders Forum Interview Series and Point B Podcasts
With so many competing claims in our connected world, what's the right thing to do? As part of its three-year Centennial project, "Ethics for a Connected World," Carnegie Council is asking the world's leading thinkers, public intellectuals, and influencers to identify the greatest ethical questions facing the planet and how we should respond.
Carnegie Council Presents "Ethics and International Affairs" Fall 2012 Issue
This issue features Ann Florini on the global governance of energy; articles by Janina Dill and Henry Shue on the undue moralization of war; Ned Dobos on humanitarian intervention and the problem of mediated consequences; Tom Farer on the history and future of humanity; Oliver Jutersonke on classical realism and international law; and book reviews.
Carnegie Council's Trans-Pacific Student Contest, "Ethics for a Connected World"
Carnegie Council announces its first Trans-Pacific Student Contest, a unique experiment in U.S.-Asia collaboration. Essay or video topic: What is the greatest ethical challenge facing U.S.-Asia relations?
International Student/Teacher Essay Contest, Deadline 12/31/12
What is the world's greatest challenge, and how does it affect both your local community and the world? What are the ethical issues involved and how can we work together to overcome this problem?
Starting September 2: Season Five of Global Ethics Forum TV Series
Carnegie Council is proud to announce Season Five of Global Ethics Forum, a weekly half-hour television show where leading thinkers and policymakers discuss ethics and vital issues in global affairs.
Carnegie Council Appoints Eleven More Global Ethics Fellows
The latest 11 Fellows to join the roster are based in India, Japan, Korea, Singapore, and the United States.
FREE for a Limited Time! Special Issue of Council's Journal
"Ethics & International Affairs" presents its summer 2012 issue. Guest-edited by Thomas Pogge and Luis Cabrera, the issue celebrates the launch of Academics Stand Against Poverty, a new initiative that seeks to bring together academics and practitioners from a variety of disciplines to help combat global poverty.
Carnegie Council Welcomes New Class of Global Ethics Fellows
Global Ethics Fellows lie at the heart of the Council's Global Ethics Network, a platform for educational institutions to create and share interactive multimedia resources. The latest Fellows to join the roster are based in Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Canada, and Turkey.
Carnegie Council Partners with Best-Selling Textbook, "World Politics: Trend and Transformation"
Used by more than 200 colleges in 20 countries, "World Politics" is one of the most popular and influential textbooks on the market today. And now Carnegie Council has created a multimedia supplement, which is freely available to all on iTunes U.
Carnegie Council Turns 98 and Launches Centennial Projects
"This is an adventure such as has never been tried before," announced Andrew Carnegie, as he launched what is now the Carnegie Council. And almost 100 years later, we continue to have a bold vision for the future.
Winners of the 2011 International Student/Teacher Essay Contest, "Making a Difference"
Carnegie Council announces the results of its 2011 International Student/Teacher Essay Competition, "Making a Difference." Winners are from Nepal, India, the UK, and the U.S.A., with honorable mentions for essays from the U.S.A. and Kenya.