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Contemporary Challenges in Global Public Health: A Discussion on How Health is an Integral Aspect of the Overall Development and Sustainability Landscape

May 2, 2014

For nearly 70 years, CARE has been serving individuals and families in the world's poorest communities.

The Folly of Technological Solutionism

January 25, 2013

Abstract He will preview some of the main arguments about the temptations of "solutionism" from his upcoming book "To Save Everything, Click Here." Now that everything is smart, hackable and...

Program on Human Rights Collaboratory: Environmental Humanities - Climate Justice and Climate Induced Migration a conversation with Maxine Burkett

December 6, 2011

Climate Justice and Climate Induced Migration a conversation with Maxine Burkett

Program on Human Rights Collaboratory: Environmental Humanities - Finding a future for climate change

November 1, 2011

Finding a Future for Climate Ethics - a conversation with Andrew Light

Innovation Beyond Boundaries: Partnerships for Advancing Smart, Green Living

June 29, 2011

This two-day international forum at Stanford University brought together experts from academia, government, and industry to analyze leading cases of current institutional models for innovation in...

No Picnic: The Dynamics of Culture in the Contemporary Arab World

February 22, 2011

In this analysis of the region, Hicham Ben Abdallah points out that, while political issues are important to understanding the authoritarian political structures of the Arab world, it is also...

The BP Oil Spill: Environmental Justice Implications

October 18, 2010

Join us for a discussion on human rights and environmental justice implications surrounding the BP oil spill from regulatory, litigation and conceptual perspectives.

Brute Luck, Justice, and Hypothetical Reciprocity

October 8, 2010

Joseph Mazor is a Post Doctoral Scholar at Stanford's Center for Ethics in Society.  He completed his Ph.D in the interdisciplinary Political Economy and Government Program at Harvard University in...

Liberation Through Interconnection

January 29, 2010

AbstractOne of the biggest themes of the 21st century is interconnection -- specifically, the interconnection of people and data.  These interconnections can change everything about how we see the...

Mobile Phones and Economic Development in Africa

November 13, 2009

Mobile phones are transforming lives in low-income countries faster than ever imagined.  The effect is particularly dramatic in rural areas of sub-Saharan Africa, where mobile phones have often...

How much can political philosophy tell us about global fairness?

May 11, 2007

Adam is a predoctoral fellow at the Program on Global Justice. He works mainly in ethics and political theory.