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    • Human Rights in the Middle East and North Africa 

      Butler, Tiffany; Kaur, Auric; Adams, Robert; Ames, Erica; Bots, Blanka; Capobianco, Lauren; Chrisman, Daniel; Hooper, Sasha; Krebsbach, Kristine; Land, Michael; Lezzi, Ottavia; Morgen, Jacob; Song, Brandon; Tereby, Skye (2015)
      Ever since the adoption of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights in 1948, there have been complaints that the Declaration is not culturally sensitive. In 1981, a group of Islamic scholars proposed the Universal Islamic ...
    • The International Criminal Court: Confronting challenges on the path to justice 

      Al-Fatatry, Eslam; Bray, Ally; Butters, Julie; Cho, Eunbi; Ferguson, Allie; Gilchrist, Ryan; Henshaw, Katie; Lee, Rebecca; Lin, Lummy; Marriott, Thea; Madison, Miller; Murdoch, Erika; Nunan, Heather; Nyland, Emma; Shay, Lily; Widjaya, Regina (2013)
      Since the Rome Statute entered into force in 2002, the International Criminal Court (ICC or the Court) has encountered many challenges, undermining its legitimacy and credibility in the international community. This report ...
    • Land and Livelihoods: NGOs, Conflict, and Extraction in Peru 

      Carlson, Olivia; Qiu, Shirley; Batsaikhan, Altantsetseg; Davis, Grant; DeLorenzo, Jordan; Ingalls, Rebekah; Katsiouleris, Andrianna; Martin, Kyle; Moreno, Joe; Nelson, Audrey; Northrup, Andrew; Song, Alex; Tan, Rachel; Templeton, McKenzie; Walsh, Joey (2015)
      Examining the events that occurred over a decade ago in Tambogrande, Piura - notable for its successful community-led revolt against a large mining corporation - allows for retrospection on Oxfam America’s past efforts ...
    • Managing Afghanistan’s Mineral Wealth: Can Afghanistan’s Mineral Wealth Be Used to Rebuild the Economy? 

      Caetano, Thomas; Caren, Rachel; Bersentes, Ryan; Denga, Patricia; Easter, Adam; Mellinger, Jessica; O'Neill, Devon; Sirotkin, Igor; Smith, Michael Lane; Wan, Xiangjun; Wong, Sara; Yu, Sarah (2015)
      From 2005 to 2009, the US Geological Survey performed a series of remote sensing surveys in Afghanistan in an attempt to quantify the nation’s mineral resource potential. Their findings stand to significantly transform the ...
    • Managing Decline in a Turbulent World: Designing a New Security Strategy for the European Union 

      Eissinger, Naomi; Enos, Philippe; Fenno, Gregory; Firoozi, Yasamine; Golomb, Michael; Guillory, Daniel; Harsch, Rina; Hubbell, Sophie; Klein, Joelle; Muilenburg, Cassandra; Nolan, Shannon; Speckhardt, Anja; Turin Sanchez, Fernando; Yoo, Ji Soo (2014)
      The European Union is at a turning point in its approach vis-à-vis security and international relations. The 2003 European Security Strategy (ESS) laid out a vision for the EU as an important player on the global stage, ...
    • Managing Large Scale Marine Reserves: Policy Recommendations for the Global Legacy Ocean Campaign 

      Bennett, Kate; Casson, Simon; Keith, Shelby; Liu, Yang; Minge, Emily; Philip, Evan; Pieris, Alex; Pothoven, Meredith; Weigelt, Aila; Muncaster, Felicia; James, Tom; Moses, Lauren (2015)
      Over the course of just a few generations, man has gained for the first time the ability to change the oceans – harnessing technologies that allow intensive marine extraction and dramatically increasing anthropogenic ...
    • Melting Boundaries: Rethinking Arctic Governance 

      Barrett, Kelsey; Bryan, John; Chahary, Monica; Choe, Jeung Hwa (Victoria); Couser, Griffith; Gordon, Kitty (Makivik Corporation); Grosman, Jennifer; Halliday, Scott; Hamed, Zeina; Herke, Ahnalee; Hruska, Lauren; Kennedy, Colleen; Koperqualuk, Lisa (Makivik Corporation); Maltais, Dominic; Miller, Kelly; Selling, Kim (2011)
      Global warming has triggered fundamental ecological changes to the Arctic landscape. As the sea ice melts, greater access to lucrative natural resources and new shipping lanes is intensifying economic and political interest ...
    • Negotiating the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership 

      Galloway, Travis; Garbe, Katherine; Gregory, Joshua; Hoffman, Tucker; Loustau, Justin; Rutherford, Mark; Stack, Daniel; Stevens, Jared; Sun, Wenze; Wambold, Adam; Zollars, Riley (2014)
      The Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) currently being negotiated between the United States and the European Union stands to be the largest free trade agreement ever created. The comprehensive trade and ...
    • Northeast Asian Security Cooperative: Opportunities and Obstacles for a Multilateral U.S. Approach to Asia-Pacific Diplomacy 

      Swarthout, Jordan; Cutler, Alex; Kuhn, Jessica; Patton, Tamara; Moroni, Paul; Kim, Stephanie; Rynes, Amanda; Rohrer, Justin; Mahanian, Isar; Martinez, Johanna; Gawf, Jenny; Martin, Tiffany; Warren, Mirella; Bezerra, Julien (2010)
    • Overview of United States of America’s National Security Strategy 2009: Counterterrorism Policy Recommendations and Implications 

      McKee, Hannah; Cargol, Alex; McCarney, Ashley; McCrone, Caitlyn; Ellzey, Gabriel; Catron, Heather; Jones, Isabel; Larsen, James Jr.; Cochran, Julie; Forman, Liz; Lat, Machot; Krilanovich, Megan; Dorn, Melissa; Bo-Linn, Michael; Kato, Ryo (2009)
    • Pathways to Security: Closing Gaps in Protection for Forced Migrants 

      Hernan, Quincy; Johnson, Louisa; Langevin, Clara; Greenberg, Adrienne; Kane, Ann; Bark, Da Som; Charamand, Natalia; DeRitis, Nick; Hur, Jinhee; Jacob, Fatihah; Karstetter, Andrea; Nicolaisen, Fanny; Oppelt, Hailey; Snyder, Martha; Yousuf, Aya (2014)
      This report focuses on three primary themes within the international refugee regime and identifies gaps in protection for Convention as well as non-Convention forced migrants. The first, solidarity, refers to the uneven ...
    • Playing Chicken with Big Ag: Advocating Regionally Sensitive Food Sovereignty to Address Pandemic Influenza 

      Anderson, Libby; Auster, Michelle; Caster, Tessa; Charoni, Jennifer; Clinkenbeard, Peter; Fitzpatrick, Marina; Larsen, Erin; MacKenzie, Colin; Mayer, Megan; Phan, Linda; Regan, Maeve; Schroeder, Katherine; Theisen, Tarra; Yoshioka, Natsuki; Young, William (2014)
      While a focus on pandemic preparedness is important, it does not address long term solutions to outbreak. In our highly globalized world, massive inequalities shape an environment in which preparedness benefits those of ...
    • Promoting Human Rights and Healing in the Wake of Civil War in El Salvador 

      Kim, Eun Seon (Jessica); Maeda, Kasumi; Larson, Shanna; Fox, Simon; Mahboub, Emma; Solis, Jason; Trujillo-­Lindstrom, Jasper; Einbinder, Nicole; Foster, Sarah; Lee, Vincent (2015)
      During winter quarter of 2015, this task force within the Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies at the University of Washington set out to document the story of two civil war era massacres in El Salvador; Las ...
    • The Promotion of First Amendment Rights in U.S. Foreign Policy 

      Albert, John; Bomber, Benjamin; Cohenca, Yair; Erickson, Nancy; Ghoreishi, Shahed; Ma, Emily; Metcalf, Ashley; Morrow-Okon, Meredith; Paukstis, Hannah; Peña, Erin; Schaumberg, Maya; Seabrook, Dena; Vazquez, Edgar; Yang, Austin; Zhu, Crystal (2013)
      In order to highlight the necessity of promoting First Amendment rights guaranteed in the United States Constitution as part of foreign policy committed to democratic advancement abroad, our Task Force has created the ...
    • Protection and Resettlement Policy: Reforming United States Policy towards Refugees, Asylum Seekers and Forced Migrants 

      Andenmatten, Marc; Barbee, Alexandra; Parcells, Ashley; Adan, Abdisiyad; Hughes, Gelsey; Huynh, LinhPhung; Jenkins, Aubrey; Kimura, Sophie; Lange, Amy; Nelson, Elizabeth; Ortblad, Clare; Saito, Rei; Smith, Javin; Williams, Rachel; Zajac, Leah (2010)
    • Redefining Security: NATO's Role in the 21st Century 

      Bergstrom, Lisa; Bourn, Kelsey; Braun, Ryan; Duffy, Aiden; Gurian, Gabrielle; Irwin, Paige; Jackson, Chloe; Jackson, Lindsay; Li, Ken; Puckett, Jessica Dawn; Rundberg, Julia; Smoker, Bianca; Tong, Yu Ling; Wells, Kelli; Wyse, Evan (2011)
      The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) is now an alliance without a purpose. Formed by the Western Allies after the end of World War II its original objective was to defend Europe against Communism and the Soviet ...
    • Refining REDD+ in Indonesia: Policy Recommendations for Increasing Effectiveness, Efficiency, and Equity 

      Anderson, Nathan; Apfel, Henry; Boone, Sarah; Halimuddin, Sandi; Hartato, Emir; Kristanti, Yeni; Lissandhi, Ayu Nova; Moore, Jared; Piskorskaya, Nataliya; Ratri, Sari Damar; Sari, Nety Riana; Utama, Rahardhika Arista; Simons, Lucas; Young, Kristi (2012)
      Indonesia is the third largest green house gas emitter in the world with much of these emissions attributed to large scale deforestation. The government has recognized the role that deforestation is playing in contributing ...
    • Report of the Commission on United States Relations with Russia 

      Jussaume, Michael; Bohorfoush, Tony; Hartman, A.J.; Swenson, Andrea; Guo, Bennett; Olson, Lucas; Strain, Garrett; Antzoulatos, Demi; Burns, Kathryn; Mc Neil, Meilei; Potts, Rebecca; Gooch, Reginald; Shultz, Julie; Stanley, Rory; Jussaume, Michael (2009)
    • Rethinking Sustainability: Human Rights and Biofuel Policy 

      Conley, Ellen; Dai, Andrea; Deardoff, Ariel; Hadzariga, Damara; Harmell, Chelsea; Lehman, Rosa; Lim, Samson; Morgan, Geoffrey; Williams, Eli (2010)
    • Rethinking United States Military Bases in East Asia 

      Fan, Shiling; Golan, Shahar; Guo, Ji; Kaur, Dilpreet; Lim, Helen; Kim, Jaehyung; Kim, Taehee; Knudson, Tyler; Lee, Matthew; Park, Jay-Kwon; Reuben, Aviva; Wang, Kela; Chan, Bridget; Truitt, Jack; Wagnon, Sean; Newman, Zoe (2015)
      Background: Abuses against local populations by US military members stationed in the Republic of Korea (ROK) and Okinawa, Japan have complicated regional diplomatic agendas and security relationships. The initial raison ...