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- Just Out: "Ethics & International Affairs" Summer 2018 Issue
This issue features Lea Ypi on the importance of social class in debates about migration; Jennifer L. Tobin on international investment agreements and "regulatory chill'"; Cristina Cielo and Lisset Coba on the intersection of gender and disease in extractive economies; Gregory M. Reichberg and Henrik Syse on the ethics of threats in international relations; Alasia Nuti on the structural injustices that characterize temporary labor migration within the EU; Cian O'Driscoll on contemporary just war thinking; and Emma S. Norman on a global water ethic.
- Carnegie Council Launches globalethicsday.org for Fifth Global Ethics Day, October 17
To celebrate the fifth Global Ethics Day on October 17, 2018, Carnegie Council has launched a new website especially for this annual event: globalethicsday.org. Global Ethics Day is a global teach-in and an opportunity for institutions to explore the role of ethics in a globalized world. Contact us via the website and let us know how you plan to participate.
- Carnegie Council Announces Robert J. Myers Fund Recipients for 2018
The Fund supports and promotes activities of the Carnegie Council network that embody Mr. Myers' vision of effective ethical inquiry rooted in local experiences and communities. This year 10 projects were chosen, located in Ethiopia, Djibouti, Ghana, India, Indonesia, Japan, Myanmar, Namibia, South Africa, and the United States.
- Carnegie Council Congratulates Michael Ignatieff on Winning Eighth Annual Zócalo Book Prize for "The Ordinary Virtues"
Michael Ignatieff's latest book, "The Ordinary Virtues: Moral Order in a Divided World," which grew out of his Centennial project for Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs, has won the prestigious Zócalo Book Prize for 2018.
- Carnegie Council Announces Winners of Annual Student Research Conference, May 2018
This year, the Council received 32 applications from 12 universities around the New York City area and East Coast. Out of the 32 applications, nine projects, including one group project, were selected to present at the conference. Two winners were selected: an individual presentation by Patrick Hickey on nutrition and health in Brazil and the group presentation by five West Point cadets on cyber-warfare.
- Save the Date! Global Ethics Day, October 17, 2018
Global Ethics Day is a global teach-in and an opportunity for institutions to explore the role of ethics in a globalized world. Inspired by Earth Day and founded by Carnegie Council as part of its Centennial activities in 2014, it provides an opportunity for organizations around the world to hold events on or around this day, exploring the meaning of ethics in international affairs. Join us. Together, let's work to make ethics matter.
- Carnegie Council Appoints 10 Pacific Delegates for Fact-Finding Trip to the Philippines on Climate Change
In October 2018, Carnegie Council's Asia Dialogues program is leading a fact-finding trip to Manila to investigate the effects of climate change on Philippine politics and society. The Council has appointed 10 U.S. and Asian Pacific Delegates from a variety of professional, regional, and academic backgrounds to join this trip. Learn more about them.
- Carnegie Council Announces Carnegie Corporation Grant for "Ethics for a Connected World" Project
Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs is pleased to announce that it has received a two-year grant for a total of $450,000 from Carnegie Corporation of New York to support the next phase of its educational activities.
- Andrew Carnegie's Legacy, 100 Years Later and into the Next Century
As the centennial of the death of Andrew Carnegie approaches in 2019, the institutions he founded are organizing a series of programs to celebrate Carnegie's legacy and address the national and international challenges ahead. Carnegie institutions in New York, Washington, Pittsburgh, California, and Europe will sponsor events over the next 18 months to commemorate Andrew Carnegie's lasting achievements in peace, education, the arts, science, culture, and philanthropy.
- Carnegie Council Project "The Living Legacy of the First World War" Launches New Weekly Podcast Series On April 3, 2018
Carnegie Council's "The Living Legacy of the First World War" fellowship project is exploring various aspects of the American experience in WWI in the months leading up to Armistice Day 2018. Activities include a new weekly podcast series that comes out every Tuesday, with project leader Senior Fellow Col. Reed Bonadonna interviewing each of the nine fellows about their research.
- Just Out: "Ethics & International Affairs" Spring 2018 Issue
The heart of this Special Issue is a roundtable on the theme of "Rising Powers and the International Order." Each essay in the collection examines the future of the global order from the perspective of one or more major rising powers, as well as the EU and the United States.
- Call for Abstracts for Carnegie Council's May 10 Student Research Conference, Deadline April 6, 2018
Abstracts should be no more than 500 words. Presentations will be 10 minutes long and must make a normative argument about international affairs and ethics. Topics can range from human rights, media, international law, justice, accountability, sustainability, and transparency.