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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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Policy Engagement

IHS Senior Fellows

IHS welcomes two Senior Fellows to its Faculty!

          

Dr. Nahid Bhadelia             Abdul Mohamed
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

Dean Stavridis: Global Migration Is a Security and Moral Challenge. Here’s How to Address It

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.

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

Bridging the Academic-Policy Divide: Legitimacy in Fragile States

  • 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 [...]

  • Convocation: The Most Wonderful Time of the Year

  • 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 [...]