In this blog, we report on developments in and around North Korea, including the broader security setting and political, economic and social change in the country.
Marcus Noland: Executive Vice President & Director of Studies at the Peterson Institute for International Economics
Stephan Haggard: Lawrence and Sallye Krause Distinguished Professor at the University of California, San Diego School of Global Policy and Strategy
September 3 – Slave to the Blog: Gone Fishing
September 2 – Shipping News
September 1 – South Korean Aid to the…Continue
Escaping the Refugee Crisis
PRINCETON – In July, the number of migrants reaching the borders of the European Union passed 100,000 – the third consecutive month in which a new record was set. In one week in August, 21,000 migrants arrived in Greece. Tourists complained that the summer holiday they had planned on a Greek island was now in the midst of a refugee camp.
Of course, the refugee crisis has far more serious implications. Last week, Austrian authorities found the decomposing bodies of 71 migrants in a Hungarian truck abandoned near Vienna. And more than 2,500 would-be migrants have drowned in…Continue
The Global Education Forum, co-sponsored by Asia Society and Penn GSE, will be held on October 16 and 17 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The conference is an opportunity to engage in a critical conversation between K–12 and higher education educators about how best to prepare students for a global world. By attracting educators from around the world to discuss best practices, promising programs and research, the Global Education Forum will highlight the importance of learning with and from different education systems to help inform our own practice.
Through a series of interactive formats, participants will explore how to prepare students to be globally competent, review trends and best practices in teacher and leadership development, as well as develop strategies for teaching and assessing critical 21st century skills.
• Develop your global competence as an educator
• Learn about best practice strategies and global learning…
Ten days in the Costa Rican rainforest becomes the learning adventure of a lifetime. With each challenge overcome, you will grow: within yourself, as a leader, as a community, as a peacebuilder.
Learn by doing. Take the practicum.
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Developed for professionals and graduate students of conflict resolution and peacebuilding, the Practicum allows participants to learn,…
In one of the biggest military engagement USA is involved in after second world war is in Afghanistan.The War in Afghanistan began on 7 October 2001, as the armed forces of the…Continue
In the days of mediatization when it is mostly media which sets agenda and information war fare decides public perception ,it is very important for common news consumers to understand how good or bad is information warfare in corporate media. And…Continue