Announcements

1919 by Eve L. Ewing

The Bridging Divides Initiative (BDI) at the Liechtenstein Institute on Self-Determination at Princeton University hosted a special discussion on “1919 and Political Violence,” with Eve L.

Tourists wearing protective face masks visit the Louvre in Paris on Aug. 6 after the lifting of some coronavirus restrictions. STEPHANE DE SAKUTIN/AFP VIA GETTY IMAGES

Andrew Moravcsik, Director of the Liechtenstein Institute on Self-Determination, has contributed an essay in Foreign Policy on "Why Europe Wins.” The story appears in the Fall 2020 print issue. 

 

The Liechtenstein Institute on Self-Determination at Princeton University will host an open house on Friday, September 18 at 2:00 p.m. EST via Zoom. This open house represents an opportunity for Princeton University graduate and undergraduate students as well as Princeton-affiliated community members to learn more about LISD, its current projects, its publications, and ways to become involved in LISD's activities.

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The Liechtenstein Institute on Self-Determination and Watchlist on Children and Armed Conflict have issued the final report from their annyal co-organized workshop on children and armed conflict.

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The second in a series of new LISD commentaries, "Covid-19 and Our Community: Phase II", authored by Wolfgang Danspeckgruber, D.Laws, Ph.D., Founding Director of LISD, and Dr. Annegret Dettwiler-Danspeckgruber, Principal Investigator at the Princeton Neuroscience Institute, explores the medical, socioeconomic and psychological challenges of dealing with a crisis as it has evolved past the initial shock and knee-jerk reactions.

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In a new LISD commentary, "Covid-19 and Our Community: Phase I", Wolfgang Danspeckgruber, D.Laws, Ph.D., Founding Director of LISD, and Dr. Annegret Dettwiler-Danspeckgruber, PI at PNI, explore the medical, socioeconomic and psychological challenges of dealing with a crisis in real-time. They argue that in fact, "It is not what the virus does to us, but what we make out of it. Let us hence not succumb to blame games, or even racist accusations, let us not give in to foster division.

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The Liechtenstein Institute on Self-Determination co-convened a one-day policy workshop, "Priorities for the UN's Children and Armed Conflict Agenda, 2020," on Wednesday, January 29, 2020, at the Princeton Club of New York. The workshop was co-convened with the NGO Watchlist on Children and Armed Conflict and discussed specific, concrete, and targeted actions that can be taken within the framework of the UN’s Children and Armed Conflict (CAAC) agenda to improve and strengthen the agenda and UN responses to grave violations against children.