New LISD Commentary Analyzes Factors Shaping Potential Taliban Peace Talks
July 26, 2018

In a new LISD Commentary, "Does Trump's South Asia Strategy Trump the Taliban?," non-resident associate and Afghanistan expert Joseph Mohr* analyzes the connections between the Trump administration's new Afghanistan policies…

11th Annual PORDIR Colloquium Held in Rome and Vatican
July 15, 2018

The Liechtenstein Institute on Self-Determination at Princeton University (LISD) convened the 11th annual colloquium of the Program on Religion, Diplomacy, and International Relations (PORDIR) in Rome, Italy from June 10-13, 2018, on the subject of “Religion and Cyber.” Hosted in a city rich with history and religious relevance, the…

Gender Inclusive Responses to Conflict Related Sexual Violence Is Subject of LISD Workshop
June 13, 2018

The Liechtenstein Institute on Self-Determination's Project on Gender in the Global Community co-sponsored a workshop, "Gender Inclusive Responses to Conflict Related Sexual Violence," on May 4, 2018, at Princeton University. The workshop was co-sponsored with the All Survivors Project and brought together academics, policy&nbsp…

Migration within and from Africa Is Topic of LISD Seminar
June 13, 2018

On Wednesday, May 9, 2018, the Liechtenstein Institute on Self-Determination hosted a lunch seminar on African migration within the continent and to Europe. Professor Loren Landau, Dr. Caroline Wanjiku Kihato, and Hannah Postel presented a draft of their foresight reflection paper on “The Future of Mobility and Migration within and from Sub…

Refugees and Migration are Focus of Two LISD Events
May 1, 2018

The Liechtenstein Institute on Self-Determination hosted two lunch seminars focusing on refugees and migration. The first seminar, "How Italy's Humanitarian Corridors Have Created Pathways to Protection in Europe," was held on Thursday, April 19, 2018, featuring guest speaker, Dr. Claire Higgins, Senior Research Associate at the…

Gender in the Global Community Students Present Research at Columbia University
May 1, 2018

Student Fellows in LISD's Project on Gender in the Global Community presented their year-long research projects at Columbia University's School of International and Public Affairs on Saturday, April 21, 2018. The presentations were made as part of an intensive Research Day with students of Professor Yasmine Ergas, Director of the…

LISD Convenes Historic Gathering of OSCE Chairmanships: Past, Present, and Future
April 20, 2018

During a recent Liechtenstein Colloquium, LCM, Security Retreat on “European Foreign and Security Challenges”  at the Augustinian Monastery of Saint Florian - the first of it’s kind - LISD convened a historic coin-de-feu/fireside conversation. For the first time in OSCE history, all chairmanships from 2014 to 2019 including Ukraine,…

LISD Convenes Inaugural Retreat on European Foreign and Security Challenges
April 6, 2018

The Liechtenstein Institute on Self-Determination at Princeton University, LISD, convened its first Liechtenstein Colloquium, LCM, Security Retreat on “European Foreign and Security Challenges”  at the Augustinian Monastery of Saint Florian in Upper Austria from March 15-18, 2018. The retreat was private and by-invitation-only and had three…

New LISD Commentary Analyzes the Implications of Pro-Iranian Militias in Syria
April 6, 2018

In a new LISD Commentary, "Is Iran in the Process of Overextending Itself? Israel's Fear of a Super-Hezbollah," LISD non-resident associate Walter Posch analyzes the implications of the presence of pro-Iranian Shia militias in Syria both for relations between Iran and Israel, and for Iranian…

High Tea Held to Open Newly Renovated LISD Suite and Map Room
April 6, 2018

The Liechtenstein Institute on Self-Determination at Princeton University hosted a High Tea and Open House to celebrate the start of the spring semester and LISD's newly renovated suite of offices on February 8, 2018.

Speaking in a newly constructed LISD Map Room in the Cyril Black Seminar Room Institute Director and Founder&nbsp…