Why do some armed groups commit massive wartime rape, whereas others never do?
The Geography of Insurgent Organization and its Consequences for Civil Wars: Evidence from Liberia and Sierra Leone
This article investigates the determinants of armed group organization and the downstream effects of organization on civil wars.
We ask CISAC biosecurity experts David Relman and Megan Palmer to answer questions about the public health and policy implications of the Ebola outbreak in West Africa.
Stanford Global Development and Poverty initiative awards $4.6 million for research aimed at alleviating poverty
Fourteen Stanford researchers addressing global poverty through a range of academic disciplines are receiving the money from the university-wide Global Development and Poverty initiative.
A team of Stanford researchers traveled to Sierra Leone this spring as part of a new course called Rebooting Government taught by FSI Senior Fellow Jeremy Weinstein.
February 20, 2014
Zainab Hawa Bangura of Sierra Leone is Special Representative on Sexual Violence in Conflict at the level of Under-Secretary-General at the United Nations. Prior to this appointment, Ms.
May 1, 2013
Co-sponsored with the Center for African Studies
April 23, 2013
Join CDDRL’s Program on Social Entrepreneurship and the Stanford Association for International Development (SAID) for an afternoon discussion with three social entrepreneurs pursuing community...