PUTTING PEOPLE FIRST
PROTECTION AND PROMOTION OF THE RIGHTS OF AT-RISK POPULATIONS
EMPOWERMENT OF PEOPLE
PROMOTION OF RESPONSIBLE GOVERNMENT AND INSTITUTIONAL PRACTICES
What factors affect the role of legitimacy in the governance of conflict-affected or fragile states, and how do researchers communicate these findings with policy makers in ways that enhance the likelihood of their use in policy decision-making?
About the project
Publications & Media
IHS welcomes two Senior Fellows to its Faculty!
Prof. Cheyanne Scharbatke-Church & Aditi G. Patel
Technology for Evaluation in Fragile and Conflict Affected States
Cheyanne Scharbatke-Church & Diana Chigas
Facilitation in the Criminal Justice System
Click here to check out other publications from the Building State Legitimacy project
The Institute for Human Security launched the Migration Policy Forum to explore key policy themes related to migration in two regions: the Americas and Europe.
Americas Working Group
Europe Working Group
Dean Stavridis: Global Migration Is a Security and Moral Challenge. Here’s How to Address It
The Fletcher Journal of Human Security is produced entirely by Fletcher students in coordination with IHS.
Click here for the latest issue on Migration.
We proudly support our Fletcher doctoral students with several fellowship and grant opportunities throughout the year.
Please review our fellowship and grant guidelines.
Too often, academia is thought of as an ivory tower where interesting and novel ideas remain isolated from the work of policymakers.
Here at The Fletcher School, our mission is to break down the barriers between the academic and policy communities and to enhance engagement between researchers and practitioners. We do so not only by [...]
On Friday, September 9, I had the distinct pleasure to kick off the academic year at my fourth convocation ceremony as Dean of The Fletcher School. We had a wonderful speech from our Faculty Research Award Winner Professor Toni Chayes, as well as remarks from second year student Ammar Karimjee. We were also honored to [...]