On Tuesday, June 30, CDDRL Affiliated Scholar and former U.S. Ambassador to Afghanistan Karl Eikenberry spoke at the 2015 Aspen Ideas Festival in Colorado, alongside Stanford Professor of History Emeritus David Kennedy.
Stanford University’s Center on Democracy, Development and the Rule of Law (CDDRL) is proud to announce our four incoming 2015-2016 fellows who will be joining the CDDRL research community this fall to develop their research, engage with faculty and tap into our diverse scholarly community.
In April, the Program on Poverty and Governance (PovGov) at Stanford’s Center on Democracy, Development and the Rule of Law welcomed academics, policymakers, practitioners and youth leaders from Latin America, the U.K. and the U.S. to explore educational and entrepreneurial initiatives to support youth in places of violence.
During a recent visit to Stanford, Rabih El Chaer (’07), an alumnus of the Draper Hills Summer Fellows Program (DHSFP) at Stanford’s Center on Democracy, Development and the Rule of Law, shared his thoughts on the pervasive 'culture of corruption' in Lebanon, highlighting the need for strong counteractions from civil society.