June 07, 2017

THE INSTITUTE FOR ECONOMICS & PEACE AND CENTER FOR STRATEGIC AND INTERNATIONAL STUDIES INVITE YOU TO THE 2017 GLOBAL PEACE INDEX LAUNCH

Please join the Human Rights Initiative for the launch of the 11th edition of the Global Peace Index (GPI). Produced annually by the Institute for Economics (IEP) and Peace, GPI helps identify and measure the attitudes, institutions, and structures that build a more peaceful society. GPI measures the peacefulness of 163 countries and territories, according to 23 indicators of militarization, ongoing conflict, and societal safety and security. Expert panelists will discuss the findings of the report as well as their implications for global peace, prosperity, and security.

 Director, Americas Program, Institute for Economics and Peace, Michelle Breslauer will be joined by CSIS experts;

Mark L. Schneider – Senior Adviser, Americas Program and Human Rights Initiative

Sarah Leah Whitson – Executive Director, Middle East and North Africa Division, Human Rights Watch

Moderated by;
Shannon N. Green – Senior Fellow and Director, Human Rights Initiative, CSIS
 

Date: 7th June 2017
Time: 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Venue: CSIS Headquarters, 1616 Rhode Island Avenue, NW, Washington DC

 

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