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Arnab K. Acharya |
Arnab K. Acharya is a senior technical advisor at the Research Triangle Institute in Washington, D.C. » People

Rony Brauman |
Rony Brauman is the former president of Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders (MSF). He is currently a research director at MSF's Foundation in Paris. » People

Protecting Women Refusing to be Victims of Violence | 10/19/13
Layli Miller-Muro, Liana Sterling
"Our goal is to truly provide justice to incredibly courageous women and girls who have suffered things that make us uncomfortable. They have suffered things that are hard to speak out loud." In this wise, inspiring talk, Miller-Muro tackles uncomfortable ethical questions, such as cultural relativism and our responsibilities towards those in trouble. » Studio » Multimedia

"The Human Right to Health" by Jonathan Wolff | 09/18/13
This book will provoke the reader to think about how to bring the public sector, civil society, industry, patents, health financing, and human resources together in order to achieve the more rapid, progressive realization of the right to health in the decades to come. » Publications » Ethics & International Affairs » Table of Contents and Excerpt from Ethics & International Affairs, Volume 27.3 (Fall 2013))

Hunger, Food Security, and the African Land Grab | 09/18/13
Land and water resources are under increasing strain worldwide, resulting in rising food prices and food shortages. This essay looks at the controversial practice of foreign countries' purchases of land for agricultural production in Africa. » Publications » Ethics & International Affairs » Table of Contents and Excerpt from Ethics & International Affairs, Volume 27.3 (Fall 2013))

Ethics on Film: Discussion of "Fire in the Blood" | 09/07/13
Andreas Rekdal
With the tagline "Medicine, Monopoly, Malice," this powerful documentary tells how Western drug companies fought to keep discounted AIDS medications from reaching HIV-positive citizens of the developing world. » Publications » Ethics on Film

Proven Anti-hunger Strategies: Free Online through September 2013! | 07/17/13
Beyond economic growth and safety nets there exists a wide range of proven anti-hunger strategies. This policy brief highlights four strategies--fundamental building blocks for stronger food security policies that deserve greater attention in the current policy-making context. » News » Press Releases

Human Trafficking Around the World: Hidden in Plain Sight | 05/16/13
Stephanie Hepburn
Victims of trafficking are both young and old, male and female. They can be found working in factories, fields, brothels, private homes, and innumerable other settings. They may be hidden behind walls or seen in plain view. How can trafficking be stopped? » Studio » Multimedia

Global Ethics Corner: Should Childhood Vaccinations Be Mandatory? | 05/06/13
Childhood vaccination programs have been met with skepticism and hostility in the U.S. Some oppose them on religious grounds, while others worry about preservatives. Do governments have a right to make sure children are immunized against contagious diseases? » Studio » Multimedia

Thought Leader: Bineta Diop | 03/21/13
Bineta Diop, Devin T. Stewart, Anna Kiefer
"For me, leadership is also feminine. I always say that the men who have feminine values are part of the criteria for me to look for in leadership. It is that touch, that caring, giving, solidarity. Those are things that for me are very fundamental in leadership." » Studio » Thought Leaders Forum

Shefa Siegel on the Ethics of Mining | 03/13/13
Shefa Siegel, John Tessitore
Mining harms the environment irreversibly, yet this is often ignored, and mining is on the increase, often without clear ecological or economic development benefits. "We're still using the model created at the end of the 19th century, but in a very different period, where the resources are increasingly scarce and the economy has changed dramatically." » Studio » Multimedia

Thought Leader: Hawa Abdi | 03/05/13
Hawa Abdi, Devin T. Stewart
"We are the same people in this world on the same planet, so we have to respect each other, we have to love each other. We have to throw out hate." » Studio » Thought Leaders Forum

Thought Leader: Thomas Pogge | 02/07/13
Thomas Pogge, Devin T. Stewart, Anna Kiefer
"The tendencies are hostile to achieving perpetual peace. But these tendencies do not have to be accepted the way they are. Once we understand what they are, we may be able to overcome them." » Studio » Thought Leaders Forum

Arctic Stewardship: Maintaining Regional Resilience in an Era of Global Change [Full Text] | 02/01/13
Oran Young
What sorts of harms arising from changes now occurring in the Arctic are actionable, and who can and should take the actions required to respond to these harms? » Publications » Ethics & International Affairs » Table of Contents and Excerpt from Article from Ethics & International Affairs Volume 26.4 (Winter 2012) » Table of Contents and Excerpt from Ethics & International Affairs, Volume 26.4 (Winter 2012)

Ethics Matter: Environmentalist Bill McKibben on Climate Change | 10/15/12
Bill McKibben, Marlene Spoerri
It's wrong to say Americans are addicted to fossil fuel. The addicts are oil and gas company executives, who won't give up their profits. Until we put a price on carbon that reflects the damage it does in the atmosphere, we’ll continue to have this catastrophic market failure and moral failure. » Studio » Multimedia

Senator Richard Lugar on Nuclear Weapons Reduction | 10/12/12
Richard Lugar, David C. Speedie
Senator Lugar tells the dramatic story of his bipartisan work on the Cooperative Threat Reduction Program (also known as Nunn–Lugar), which provides funding and expertise for states in the former USSR nations to reduce nuclear weapons. » Studio » Multimedia

The Intersection of Global Health and Business | 05/21/12
Derek Yach, Yanzhong Huang, Julia Taylor Kennedy
How can global health be improved? PepsiCo executive Derek Yach speaks about the positive changes corporations are making, and Professor Yanzhong Huang discusses China's health care challenges. » Studio » Multimedia

Ethics Matter: Philosopher Thomas Pogge, Crusader for Global Justice | 02/07/12
Thomas Pogge, Julia Taylor Kennedy
In this fascinating conversation, Thomas Pogge explains how growing up in post-war Germany awakened him to injustice. He lays out his plan for reforming the pharmaceutical industry, and much more. » Studio » Multimedia

Ethics Matter: Philosopher Thomas Pogge, Crusader for Global Justice | 01/31/12
Thomas Pogge, Julia Taylor Kennedy
In this fascinating conversation, Thomas Pogge explains how growing up in post-war Germany awakened him to injustice. He lays out his plan for reforming the pharmaceutical industry, and much more. » Studio » Multimedia

Ethics Matter: Philosopher Thomas Pogge, Crusader for Global Justice | 01/31/12
Thomas Pogge, Julia Taylor Kennedy
In this fascinating conversation, Thomas Pogge explains how growing up in post-war Germany awakened him to injustice. He lays out his plan for reforming the pharmaceutical industry, and much more. » Studio » Multimedia

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