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PUTTING PEOPLE FIRST

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PROTECTION AND PROMOTION OF THE RIGHTS OF AT-RISK POPULATIONS

Institute for Human Security | The Fletcher School

EMPOWERMENT OF PEOPLE

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PROMOTION OF RESPONSIBLE GOVERNMENT AND INSTITUTIONAL PRACTICES

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PUBLICATIONS AND MULTIMEDIA

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Institute News
Emerging Research

Migration Policy

IHS received a $1.0M grant from the Carnegie Corporation of New York on bridging the academic-policy gap.  The substantive focus of the grant will investigate how the migration challenges in Europe and the Americas affect citizen perceptions of state.

Announcements

Solidarity Statement

The faculty and staff at The Fletcher School have issued a Solidarity Statement regarding their unwavering commitment to equality, intellectual rigor, scholarship and action in the service of others, diversity, inclusivity, and non-violence.

To add your signature, click here


Events

Fletcher Ideas Exchange Fall 2016

Policy makers, practitioners, academics, and students convened to discuss the academic-policy gap.

TuftsNow

Trump and the Deepening Refugee Crisis

Professors Dyan Mazurana and Karen Jacobsen say the future for millions of displaced people worldwide—especially women—could be dire with a new administration hostile to foreign aid.

To read their full analysis, click here


Student Opportunities

Academic Engagement

IHS offers several means to study the security of people, including their legal, political, physical, health, environmental, and economic rights and needs.

Student Journal

PRAXIS

The Fletcher Journal of Human Security is produced entirely by Fletcher students in coordination with IHS. 

Click here for the latest issue on Migration.

Dean's Blog

A Busy Week on Capitol Hill

  • Since the election, I’ve been hoping for a sense of normalcy to return to U.S. politics and global affairs. And yet each week seems more tumultuous than the last.

    This past week, a news outlet released documents that alleged the Russian government had proof that President-elect Trump engaged in inappropriate acts while in Russia, among [...]

  • A Conversation with Prof. Elizabeth Prodromou

  • Here at Fletcher, we pride ourselves on our multifaceted approach to education. By examining problems through a number of lenses – business, politics, security, diplomacy, among others – our students and faculty are able to tackle real-world challenges head-on with smart, informed and holistic approaches.

    From the rise of ISIS to the continued struggle over [...]