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Peace and its many aspects

Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

You probably know of a few things done with the money Andrew Carnegie earned (sometimes by being fairly ruthless in his business practices I’ve heard).  This Endowment has been around for some time, has many programs and has centers in several major world cities. As explained on their “about” page:

“The Carnegie Endowment for International Peace is a private, nonprofit organization dedicated to advancing cooperation between nations and promoting active international engagement by the United States. Founded in 1910, its work is nonpartisan and dedicated to achieving practical results.”

There is also a nice video about the Endowment’s new vision for its activities as a “Global Think Tank”.

To get an idea of the scope of their work, check out the Issues page .  One might wonder what, if anything, is not covered.  You can also see who are their experts, and find excellent articles on a wide variety of subjects using the search function on the site.

While nobody is “neutral”, my experience using publications from the Endowment indicates that they are serious about their commitment to peace and conflict resolution.  So, all in all, I think this site is a great resource, and…

IG barb says:  check it out!

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December 26, 2008 - Posted by | Uncategorized | , , ,

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