News & Events

Ex-combatants in Colombia

May 15, 2018

Alex Amling Presents Research Project on Colombian Ex-combatants

Political Conflict

Her research project conducted focus-group interviews with a number of female and male ex-combatants from different armed groups in March and April 2017.

Peace Data Conference

May 08, 2018

OEFR Data Scientist Clayton Besaw, attends the 2018 Peace Tech Summit

Good Governance

May 8th - OEFR Data Scientist Clayton Besaw,  is traveling to Washington DC to attend the 2018 Peace Tech Summit, held at the United States Institute of Peace. The summit provides an opportunity to experience workshops and panels on the use... more

April 23, 2018

Is Peace on the Korean Peninsula Possible?

Join One Earth Future, Foreign Policy for America, and The Posner Center for International Development for a conversation on North Korea with Christine Wormuth.

April 06, 2018

International Elections and Leaders: April 2018 Update

REIGN DATASET: International Elections and Leaders

April's REIGN update discusses elections in Cuba, Grenada, Antigua and Barbuda, Egypt, Sierra Leone, Russia and Italy. 

Curtis Presents Maritime Security Index

March 27, 2018

Dr. Curtis Bell presents The Stable Seas Maritime Security Index

Good Governance

On  March 27th Dr. Curtis Bell presented The Stable Seas Maritime Security Index to an academic workshop focusing on migration and conflict hosted by the University of Tennessee. Dr. Bell was invited to talk about maritime migration, conflict, and the emerging Global Compact on Migration.

Stable Seas Presentation

March 26, 2018

Kelsey Soeth Presents The Stable Seas Maritime Security Index

Good Governance, Stable Seas

On March 26th, Kelsey Soeth presented The Stable Seas Maritime Security Index to top military officials from more than a dozen West African countries in Libreville, Gabon. She participated in Obangame Express, the US organized annual naval exercise for Gulf of Guinea nations.

March 26, 2018

Dr. Seyle at the Connecticut Maritime Association Conference

Dr. Conor Seyle presented on the long-term impact of piracy at Connecticut Maritime Association annual conference on March 13, 2018.  The conference is held each March in Stamford, Connecticut, has gained a reputation as the premiere shipping gathering in North America and attracts over 2,400 major domestic and international industry players each year.

March 05, 2018

OEF Research Contributes to Discussions on Seafarer Welfare

OEF Research Director, Dr. Conor Seyle, joined representatives from open registry states, ship-owners associations, researchers, and health certification bodies in Newark to discuss how to reduce the long-term impact of maritime security challenges on seafarers. The group will make recommendations for incorporating welfare concerns into seafarer trainings and... more