In the latest LISD White Paper, "The Afghan Taliban's Relationship with Pakistan," Safi Khalilullah analyzes long-standing relationship between the Afghan Taliban and Pakistan, from the Taliban's origins as an anti-Communist uprising to its iterations under the leadership of Mullah Omar and following his death. The white paper was edited and translated by Joseph Mohr, and includes abstracts translated into German, Pashto, and Dari.
The Liechtenstein Institute on Self-Determination will host a special seminar, divided in three interrelated modules. The first module runs from Wednesday to Saturday, September 26-29, 2018 and will address "The OSCE, The EU, ASEAN - The Institutions and Relevant Dimensions." The seminar program is located below and can be found here. To attend the event, RSVP to Rana Ibrahem.
Module 1 will include:
The Liechtenstein Institute on Self-Determination will host a special seminar, divided in three interrelated modules. The seminar will discuss emerging security challenges from strategic developments, inter-state and intra-state perspectives, self-determination, climate and environmental issues, to migration and leadership challenges in the region spanning from Vancouver to Vladivostok.
Note: Application Deadline: Friday, September 28, 2018 at 5:00 p.m.
HOPE: Human Odyssey to Political Existentialism, a new edX course offered jointly by Princeton University and Tel Aviv University (TAU) is now enrolling participants. The course will be taught by LISD non-resident fellow, Uriel Abulof, and will launch on October 10, 2018.
The Liechtenstein Institute on Self-Determination at Princeton University, LISD, convened a private Liechtenstein Colloquium, LCM, on “China in Europe II: Multiple Interconnected Dimensions,” in Triesenberg, Principality of Liechtenstein, August 19-21, 2018.
The Liechtenstein Institute on Self-Determination's Project on Gender in the Global Community is now accepting applications for the 2018-19 Student Fellows Program. Graduate and undergraduate students are invited to apply. The theme for this year’s fellowship is “Gender, Law, and Security,” and fellows will be selected through a competitive application process.
A new LISD publication, "Gender, Law, and Security," features research undertaken by Princeton University students as part of the Project on Gender in the Global Community's (GGC) student fellows program. Through the 2017-18 academic year, GGC fellows pursued independent, academically rigorous research around a topic of their choosing.
The Liechtenstein Institute on Self-Determination at Princeton University (LISD) and All Survivors Project have released the report, "Building a Gender Inclusive Response to Conflict Related Sexual Violence," summarizing key findings from a workshop convened at Princeton University in May 2018. This workshop brought together academics, policy makers, and key UN and NGO actors and aimed to facilitate discussions around the multi-disciplinary themes of viol
In the latest LISD White Paper, "The Impact of Laudato Si’ on the Paris Climate Agreement," former Program on Religion, Diplomacy, and International Relations LISD student fellow Irene Burke '16 analyzes the impact of Pope Francis's papal encyclical Laudato Si’: On Care for Our Common Home on the United Nations Climate Change Conference of 2015, and the