Share‚ÄúSo, what would you like to be when you grow up?‚ÄĚ The day had been dedicated to talk of poetry and dreams and higher things like stars. It had been slightly difficult, especially because I spoke neither Pashto nor Dari, … Continue reading
Monthly Archives: January 2013
ShareDean Peter Uvin, the director of the Institute for Human Security at The Fletcher Schools, explains what human security means to him: Uvin – Human Security How do you define human security? Please comment!
Share On the drizzly Friday morning of February 3, 2011, I sat with a colleague in al-Rawda Caf√© in Damascus, eyeing the Parliament through smudged glass windows and waiting for a protest to begin. On Facebook, Syrians had called for … Continue reading
Share My first afternoon after arriving in the capital of the internationally unrecognized country of Somaliland, I called the only +252 number I had: a friend of a Fletcher School aluma who had steered me to this forgotten corner of … Continue reading