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    • 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)
    • Putting the Arctic Back on the Map: A Progress Report in Anticipation of the Arctic Council's Twentieth Anniversary 

      Creps, Jake; Heckenlively, Laura; Brewster, Kelsey; Moore, Danika; Rutz, Allison (Allie); Wang, Claire; Castro, Elizabeth; Habenicht, Jordan; Zellem, Michael (Mac); Wheeler, Kyle; Laohajaratsang, Ivalene; ; ; ; ; ; ; (2016)
      We, the 2016 Arctic Task Force Team, have written this report in anticipation of the twentieth anniversary of the establishment of the Arctic Council in the fall of this year. Through an in-depth analysis of the history ...
    • Redefining American Leadership for an Internationalized Era 

      Evans, Cameron; Giron, Ezekiel; Hegyes, Matthew; Jones, Josiah; Nelson, Alexander; Oh, Esther; Peronnet, Audrey; Salyphod, Kevin; Schwartz, David; Tarhouni, Zacharia; Wilson, Francis; Yang, Peijin; ; ; ; (2017)
      Not since the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989 and the subsequent dissolution of the Soviet Union in 1991 has the international system been so upended. Waves of economic and political populism have threatened the bulwarks ...
    • 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; Wong, 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 ...
    • Rethinking US Policy Towards North Korea 

      Bateman-Iino, Micah; Cho, Soojin; Church, Kelly; Draluck, Timothy; Edwards, Leslie; Gonda, Celeste; Mathews, Ian; Nakamura, Ai; Shimota, Kevin; Taylor, Hattie; Webb, Alton; Youn, Linda; Yousri, Adam; Zhang, Xiaohan (2011)
      Negotiations between the United States and the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea have failed. The United States has engaged the DPRK through a multitude of approaches with some success, though they have all ultimately ...
    • Review of Best Practices for Multi-Stakeholder Initiatives: Recommendations for GIFT 

      Araki, Laura; Beekma, Iara; Delsman, Arianna; Eddy, Tom; Emad, Kamran; Ha, Walter; Hakoyama, Ayana; Hampton, Sam; Jung, David; Lin, Ulysses; Novosyolova, Anastasia; Park, Zena; Serizawa, Sarah; Van, Amy (2012)
      This report is divided into three sections, each offering findings and recommendations derived from an extensive and comparative MSI case study analysis and from the broader literature. The first section provides a framework ...
    • Show Me the Money: Achieving Economic, Social, and Cultural Rights through Government Budgets 

      Bachenberg, Kelsey; Bhojani, Alizeh; Casey, Elisa; Choe, Youjin; Dhami, Manmeet; Dodson, Cammie; Fellerman, Julian; Goswamy, Neena; Hastings, Thayer; Hess, Kristen; Joswiak, Naomi; Lopez, Giselle; Meigs, Jeff; Patel, Akshika; Riley, Brittney; Sternberg, Emilia; Tillman, Cassie; Van Houten, Sarah (2011)
      This Task Force focuses on examining and elaborating on the possibilities of implementation of three specific obligations outlined in Article 2 of the International Covenant on Economic, Social, and Cultural Rights (ICESCR) ...
    • Succeeding Failure: A Comprehensive Approach to Strengthening Fragile States 

      Cooke, Devon; Reid, Clarke; Elledge, Taryn; French, Rachelle; O’Neill-Creighton, Shannon; Proefke, Rachel; Savino, Angelissa; Severt, Laurel; Sherman, Christopher; Shockley, Amanda; Steyer, Brian; Tarabay, Jessica; Thesen, Eric; Torpie, Ryan; Underwood, Aisling (2010)
    • Syria: American Action for a Complex Crisis 

      Anderson, Lily; Bar-Sela, Gil; Bertram, Wanda; Brauer, Kell; Chouery, Alexis; Donato, Rebecca; Eng, Melanie; Gallagher, Patrick; Holmberg, Trenton; Hubbard, Winthrop; Jimenez, Veronica; Lam, Bryan; Maggioncalda, Daniel; Ramshaw, Amanda; Rumpf, Anna; Wang, Annie (2014)
      Though no complex framework is needed to gauge the grave human costs brought about by three years of conflict in Syria, the crisis itself has been driven by a complex of motivations and interests across multiple systemic ...
    • Syrian Women and Children: Identifying Gaps and Goals for Reconstruction 

      Callahan, Jack; Chung, Sol; O’Connor, Dylan; Demeke, Mariam Sena; Eberhardt, Ceresa; Lu, Christine; Miller, Rachel; Qian, Yiwei; Quinn, Connor; Rangel, Allisia; Tatum, Ean; Vo, David; Vollers, Phoebe; Kwok, Ho Ying; ; (2017)
      The Syrian civil war has grown to be the defining humanitarian crisis of the early 21st century. What began as peaceful protests in 2011 has since evolved into a protracted and bloody conflict, claiming over 400,000 lives1 ...
    • Task Force Policy Report on Democracy in the European Union 

      Garfield, Samuel; Sweeting, Kaitlyn; Allen, Jacquelyn; Atherton, Annie; Barr, Jacob; Brannen, Sean; Dong, Jidai; Ganger, Jacquelyn; Lee, Anna; Paull, Meleah; Plotnikova, Anastasia; Russell, Zachary; Sooter, Nathan; Tonge, Alisa; Waller, Brent (2010)
    • The Cycle of Violence: Migration From the Northern Triangle 

      Brenden, Sarah; Campbell, Jacob; Dotson, Henry; Gunderson, Madeline; Murphy, Monica Airut; Raffa, Nicholas; Ranjbar, Esther; Ruiz, Susana Roman; Piton, Ivan; Schramm, Noah; ; ; ; ; ; (2017)
      This report documents the brutal and pervasive abuses suffered by Central American migrants in efforts to seek refuge from gang and state violence, government corruption, social exclusion, and endemic poverty. The cyclical ...