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A Conversation on Climate Change & Forced Displacement with David Sussman | 11/18/16
David D. Sussman, Alex Woodson
Conflict and war are often talked about as main drivers of forced displacement, but researcher David Sussman also points to climate change and consumerism as major factors. How is this playing out in Latin America and the Pacific islands? And, in regards to these issues, what can we expect from the Trump administration? » Multimedia » All Audio, Video, Transcripts

Managing Resource Conflict with a Human Rights Approach | 10/24/16
Joshua Fisher, Devin T. Stewart
Earth Institute research scientist Joshua Fisher explores the links between natural resource management, conflict, and climate change in this conversation with Senior Fellow Devin Stewart. With a focus on gold mining in Papua New Guinea, how can governments, corporations, and citizens work together to build trust? » Multimedia » All Audio, Video, Transcripts

Measuring Positive and Negative Peace with the Global Peace Index | 09/21/16
Steve Killelea
If you're running a business you need metrics to succeed, and it's the same with peace, says Steve Killelea, founder of the Global Peace Index. The Index provides empirical ways to measure both "negative peace"--the absence of violence and fear of violence--and "positive peace"-- attitudes, institutions, and structures which create and sustain peace. » Multimedia » All Audio, Video, Transcripts

Blood Year: The Unraveling of Western Counterterrorism | 03/28/16
David Kilcullen, David Shipley
ISIS consists of three interlocked threats and is quite different from al-Qaeda, says counterterrorism authority David Kilcullen. To come up with a workable strategy going forward, we have to understand exactly what went wrong in the years since 9/11 and admit that everyone bears part of the blame, from "reckless" Bush to "feckless" Obama. » Multimedia » All Audio, Video, Transcripts

Winners of the 2015 International Student Photo Contest on Climate Change | 01/20/16
Carnegie Council congratulates the winners of the 2015 International Student Photo Contest. The topic was climate change. We asked contestants to send us examples of climate change OR examples of combating or adapting to climate change. See all the winning photos here. » News » Press Releases

Is Climate Change One Problem? Culturally Particular Notions of Environmental Harm | 10/28/15
Evan Berry
Drawing on research about the role of religious ideas and cultural traditions in addressing climate change, American University's Evan Berry concentrates on differences among concepts about what constitutes "environmental harm." He argues that different societies understand the impacts of climate change according to a complex mixture of universal and particularistic ethical values. » Multimedia » All Audio, Video, Transcripts

Ethical Leadership: A Conversation with Chuck Hagel | 06/23/15
Chuck Hagel, David C. Speedie
The one constant in Chuck Hagel's varied and pressure-filled career has been ethical leadership. How have his experiences--in war, the boardroom, Congress, and as secretary of defense--shaped his leadership style? » Multimedia » All Audio, Video, Transcripts

Global Ethics and the Point of View of the Universe | 11/07/14
Peter Singer
Sidgwick's concept of looking at issues from "the point of view of the universe"--in other words, giving equal weight to everyone's interests, irrespective of who they are, now or in future--can be the basis for a global ethic, says utilitarian philosopher Peter Singer. He goes on to explain what this means for all of us in practical, concrete terms. » Multimedia » All Audio, Video, Transcripts

Ethics on Film: Discussion of "The Fifth Estate" | 12/03/13
Alex Woodson
"The Fifth Estate" tells the story of Julian Assange and his Wikileaks organization. Since the story is still ongoing, was it too early to make this film? What are Assange's motives--ethics, self-agrandizement, or both? How accurate is the film? At this point, perhaps only the two main characters know for sure. » Publications » Ethics on Film

Informing the News: The Need for Knowledge-Based Journalism | 11/26/13
Thomas E. Patterson
Journalists sorely need more expertise in the topics they report on, such as business, education and geopolitics, says Thomas Patterson, Bradlee Professor of Government and the Press at Harvard. For unless they know their subject area well, they are vulnerable to their sources and their reporting may be skewed or incomplete. » Multimedia » All Audio, Video, Transcripts

Ethics on Film: Discussion of "Argo" | 04/03/13
Alex Woodson
"Argo," which tells the story of a creative and daring escape from revolution-era Iran, won the Oscar for Best Picture and was a resounding commercial and critical success. Yet the film has angered diplomats and governments from New Zealand to Iran. Was "Argo" too well done for its own good? » Publications » Ethics on Film

Ethics, International Relations, and Global Environmental Governance | 11/26/12
Lorraine Elliott, See Seng Tan
Lorraine Elliott's recent lecture in Singapore drew on more than a decade of work to canvass ways in which we might understand--and indeed make sense of--the links between ethics and global justice, key organizing principles in international relations, and a critical-practical politics of global environmental governance. » Publications » Articles, Papers, and Reports

Boat Migrants to Australia Deserve Their Refugee Rights | 10/01/12
Christian Barry, Jonathan Simon
Asylum seekers who come to Australia by boat have been accused of jumping the queue in the immigration process, but are they really gaining an unfair advantage? » Publications » Archive » Policy Innovations Digital Magazine (2006-2016) » Commentary

Technology for Development: Why Training Trumps Technology | 08/13/12
Laura Hosman
An innovative project is bringing a "Solar-Computer-Lab-in-a-Box," along with solar-powered Internet, to a tiny, off-the-grid Pacific island. But while the technology is exciting, it's not enough. For projects of this kind to be sustainable, training, skill-building, and partnering are equally important. » Publications » Carnegie Ethics Online

The Business of Peace | 07/18/12
Steve Killelea, Margarita Quihuis, Mark Nelson, Julia Taylor Kennedy
Is it possible to quantify peace? Australian entrepreneur Steve Killelea found a correlation between peace and business and at Stanford's Peace Innovation Lab, researcher Mark Nelson and lab director Margarita Quihuis are looking to get businesses involved in encouraging peace. » Multimedia » All Audio, Video, Transcripts

The Business of Peace | 07/16/12
Steve Killelea, Margarita Quihuis, Mark Nelson, Julia Taylor Kennedy
Is it possible to quantify peace? Australian entrepreneur Steve Killelea found a correlation between peace and business and at Stanford's Peace Innovation Lab, researcher Mark Nelson and lab director Margarita Quihuis are looking to get businesses involved in encouraging peace. » Multimedia » All Audio, Video, Transcripts

Microinequalities Inflicted on Women | 02/14/12
Samantha Brennan, Christian Barry, Matt Peterson
Why is it that a woman can lead a country, yet women are slower to be served in coffee shops? In the West, women and men share equal status under the law. But in countless practical ways, women experience inequality on a daily basis. » Multimedia » All Audio, Video, Transcripts

Microinequalities Inflicted on Women | 02/14/12
Samantha Brennan, Christian Barry, Matt Peterson
Why is it that a woman can lead a country, yet women are slower to be served in coffee shops? In the West, women and men share equal status under the law. But in countless practical ways, women experience inequality on a daily basis. » Multimedia » All Audio, Video, Transcripts

Lessons from the Old Guard: Can Gen Y Best the Challenges that Bettered the Baby Boom? | 01/31/12
Brian Michael Till, Masha S. Feiguinova, Julia Taylor Kennedy
Fresh out of college, and frustrated with his own generation's political apathy, Brian Till set out to interview the former world leaders he most admired, including Bill Clinton and Vaclav Havel. What can Gen Y'ers learn from these leaders' successes and failures? » Multimedia » All Audio, Video, Transcripts

Lessons from the Old Guard: Can Gen Y Best the Challenges that Bettered the Baby Boom? | 01/31/12
Brian Michael Till, Masha S. Feiguinova
Fresh out of college, and frustrated with his own generation's political apathy, Brian Till set out to interview the former world leaders he most admired, including Bill Clinton and Vaclav Havel. What can Gen Y'ers learn from these leaders' successes and failures?

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