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For peace and democracy, invest in research
Greater investment in knowledge is essential for achieving peace and democracy in politically fragile settings.

 Nicholas Benequista, Senior Program Specialist, Democratic and Inclusive Governance    Megan Douglas, Research Award Recipient, Democratic and Inclusive Governance    Holly Norris, Co-op student, Democratic and Inclusive Governance

Author(s): Nicholas Benequista, Megan Douglas, Holly Norris


A key role for think tanks in Myanmar’s development
Edgard Rodriguez discusses the role of investing in think tanks to support Myanmar’s ongoing reforms.

 Edgard Rodriguez      

Author(s): Edgard Rodriguez


Bridging humanitarian, development, and security concerns to advance health for all
Greater collaboration between sectors is needed to improve health and gender equality.

 Qamar Mahmood    Fawad Akbari   

Author(s): Qamar Mahmood, Fawad Akbari


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