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Upcoming Events

Date & Time September 3, 2019 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Location
Lane 100
Program
EPIIC

2019-2020 Colloquium: Preventing Genocide and Mass Atrocities

Over 100 million people were victims of genocide and mass killings in the 20th century.

Since the Holocaust, we have often repeated “never again”, but too often the world has failed to prevent genocidal violence, making “never again” an empty slogan. The ongoing conflicts in Syria and Myanmar have ensured that genocide and mass atrocities are once again headline news.

Why do people commit genocide and kill in large numbers? How do they commit mass atrocities? What can be done to prevent and halt such conscience-shocking atrocities?

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Date & Time September 9, 2019 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Location
96 Packard ave
Program
Inquiry

INQUIRY 2019-20 Teaching Group

The Inquiry Teaching Group is an opportunity to introduce important global issues to high school students through online or in-person discussions throughout the year and by designing and enacting a role-playing simulation on the Tufts campus in April for the more than 250 high school students. The schools are a mix of public and private schools, urban and suburban.

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Date & Time September 9, 2019 6:30pm - 9:00pm
Location
Eaton Hall, Room 207
Program
IGL General

Microfinance and Financial Inclusion

The Institute will be offering a course on “Microfinance and Financial Inclusion” taught by Adam Grenier. Microfinance is a powerful tool in the anti-poverty toolkit to help people in challenging economic conditions have a more prosperous life. In this course, we address how small improvements can be made and take a comprehensive look at microfinance and its impact on people and societies.

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Date & Time September 16, 2019 5:00pm - 9:00pm
Location
ASEAN Auditorium
Program
IGL General

Film Screening and Panel Discussion: Jhalki

The Institute for Global Leadership – in collaboration with UNICEF USA, the Massachusetts Coalition to End Human Trafficking and New England International Donors – will hold a screening of the new film “Jhalki”, along with a panel discussion led by the filmmaker. “Jhalki,”is set against the backdrop of bonded child labour, trafficking and lost childhood in India.

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Date & Time December 4, 2019 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Location
Asean Auditorium
Program
IGL General

The Amb. Jonathan Moore Memorial Lecture on Ethics and Global Leadership with Amb. Samantha Power

Samantha PowersThe Institute is pleased to announce that the inaugural Jonathan Moore Memorial Lecture on Ethics and Global Leadership will be held on Wednesday, December 4, at 6:00pm in the ASEAN Auditorium at The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy.  Ambassador Samantha Power will give the inaugural lecture. 

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