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- Just Out: "Ethics & International Affairs" Winter 2018 Issue
The centerpiece of this issue is a roundtable organized by Duncan B. Hollis and Tim Maurer on competing normative visions for cyberspace, with contributions from Ronald J. Deibert, Daniel J. Weitzner, Duncan B. Hollis and Jens David Ohlin, and Martha Finnemore. Additionally, the issue contains an essay by Ş. İlgü Özler taking stock of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights on the 70th anniversary of its adoption; a feature by Bolarinwa Adediran assessing proposals to restrain the use of the veto at the UN Security Council; review essays by Anne Peters on international law and Micheline Ishay on human rights; and book reviews by Richard Beardsworth, Rory Cox, Christopher J. Finlay, Avery Kolers, and Michael Skerker.
- "The Living Legacy of the First World War": Carnegie Council Marks the 100th Anniversary of Armistice Day
On the 100th anniversary of the armistice, Carnegie Council's "The Living Legacy of the First World War" project joins other centennial initiatives that help rising generations to understand the weight and gravity of this moment in global history and the War's lasting imprint on the present.
- Carnegie Council's 2018 Climate Change Research Delegation to Manila, Philippines
From October 21-27, 2018, Devin Stewart and Amanda Ghanooni of the Council's Asia Dialogues program led a group of ten Pacific Delegates and two Contributors from seven countries and a diverse set of professional backgrounds to Manila to examine climate change in Philippine politics, society, and related issues. The group participated in classroom discussions, expert lectures, cultural activities, community dialogues, and site visits.
- Ethics in Action for Global Ethics Day 2018: 140+ Activities in 50+ Countries
Founded by Carnegie Council in 2014 and held every October, Global Ethics Day provides an opportunity for everyone around the world to explore the crucial role of ethics in their professions and their daily lives. October 17, 2018 marked the fifth annual Global Ethics Day; it was the biggest year yet. Thanks to all who took part.
- Ethics in Action: Celebrating the Fifth Global Ethics Day, October 17, 2018
Held every October, Global Ethics Day provides an opportunity for organizations around the world to hold events for people to explore the crucial role of ethics in their professions and their daily lives, each in their own way. This year, activities include activities to raise girls' self-esteem in Nigeria; a movie screening and panel discussion in Poland in memory of Kofi Annan; and a conference on journalism, ethics, and fake news in Venezuela.
- ACCA, Carnegie Council, and CFA Institute Join Forces to Shine a Light on Ethics
ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) has teamed up with Carnegie Council and CFA Institute to celebrate this year's Global Ethics Day on October 17, 2018. Beginning with a series of "follow the sun" events on Global Ethics Day itself, the three organizations are also producing a film interview series called "Ethics in business: in their own words" which will feature a number of global CEOs.
- Just Out: "Ethics & International Affairs" Fall 2018 Issue
The centerpiece of this issue is a roundtable guest-edited by James Pattison on the ethics of overlooked alternatives to war, with contributions from Alex J. Bellamy, Corneliu Bjola, Cécile Fabre, Michael L. Gross, and James Pattison. Additionally, the issue contains an essay by Ian Hurd on the empire of international legalism; a feature by Alejandra Mancilla evaluating the moral force of territorial claims in Antarctica; a review essay by George DeMartino on sensible globalization in an illiberal era; and book reviews by Eleanor Gordon, Marcus Carlsen Häggrot, Shadi Mokhtari, and Serena Parekh.
- Back to School with Carnegie Council's Online Lessons, Worksheets, Primary Sources, and Activities
With the new school year in mind Carnegie Council has added timely new high school and undergraduate resources to its extensive online Education Section. These include two new sections, "Thinking Democratically" and "Moral Leadership and the Environment," plus new materials in the "Worksheets and Excerpts on History and Government" section.
- Cambridge University Press Offers Free Access to Eight Most-Cited "Ethics & International Affairs" Articles
Free access until the end of October to eight most-cited "Ethics & International Affairs" journal articles from 2017, compliments of Cambridge University Press. Topics include statelessness, refugees, human rights, R2P, Just War, and climate geoengineering.
- Join Carnegie Council & Organizations around the World: Celebrate Global Ethics Day, October 17, 2018
Global Ethics Day, October 17, 2018, is an opportunity for institutions to hold events on or around this day to explore the essential role of ethics, globally and in every field.
- International Student Essay Contest, 2018: Is it Important to Live in a Democracy?
This annual essay contest is open to students of all nationalities anywhere in the world. This year's topic: "Is it Important to Live in a Democracy?" The essay should include a definition/explanation of the concept of democracy (written in your own words) and then explain why democracy is or is not important. Length:1,000-1,500 words. Deadline: December 31, 2018.
- Carnegie Council Announces "Information Warfare" Podcast Interview Series
With the growing power of surveillance technology and digital media, political influence operations have become an attractive tool of statecraft for great powers. These weapons of influence are being deployed in a battle for global public opinion about fate of the liberal order. The "Information Warfare" podcast series explores how these campaigns work, what their goals are, and how democracies can respond.