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Emerging Research

Bridging the Academic-Policy Divide

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?

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Monitoring and Evaluation

Latest Research from Faculty

Prof. Cheyanne Scharbatke-Church & Aditi G. Patel

Technology for Evaluation in Fragile and Conflict Affected States

 

 

Emerging Research

Migration Policy Forum

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

Student Journal

PRAXIS

The Fletcher Journal of Human Security is produced entirely by Fletcher students in coordination with IHS. The journal, published annually with a different theme, welcomes articles from a wide geographical and disciplinary range of practitioners and academics on topics that cut across the fields of humanitarianism, development, human rights, and conflict resolution. Click here for the latest issue.

Student Opportunity

IHS Fellowship or Grant

We proudly support our Fletcher doctoral students with several fellowship and grant opportunities throughout the year. 

Please review our fellowship and grant guidelines.

Dean's Blog

A Whirlwind of a Week at Home and Abroad

  • This past week has been especially busy from a global affairs standpoint. From the attacks in Nice, to the failed military coup in Turkey and the Republican National Convention, the world of foreign policy has been abuzz.

    Earlier this week, I joined Bloomberg, CNBC and CNN to discuss why [...]

  • It’s Time for the U.S. To Ratify the Law of the Sea Convention

  • This week, I co-wrote an Op-Ed with Eliot L. Engel, U.S. Representative for New York’s 16th Congressional District, discussing the possible outcomes of the Law of the Sea Convention’s report on the South China Sea and the future role of the United States to promote global maritime stability and to avoid potential negative repercussions [...]