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Climate Induced Migration and Displacement Conference

A two-day conference focusing on climate induced migration and displacement will be hosted at the Whitney and Betty MacMillan Center for International and Area Studies at...

Migration and South Asia

The South Asian Studies Council, the MacMillan Center for International and Area Studies, and the Departments of Anthropology, Economics, History, and Political Science at...

Professor Panter-Brick being interviewed about workshop.

The workshop “Health and Humanitarian Action: Bridging Gaps between Research and Practice” took place on April 13, 2018. The event brought together distinguished...

Sandra Ponzanesi, Columbia University

Sandra Ponzanesi, Columbia University
Thursday, January 25 at 4:30pm
This talk addresses the paradoxes of displacement and connectedness in...

 The loan was tiny. Just $19 to buy a bus ticket. But for Mariful Islam, the difference it made was immense. Islam is 24. He...

Catherine Panter-Brick, professor of anthropology, health, and global affairs and director of the Conflict, Resilience, and Health Program at the MacMillan Center

A new study shows that a humanitarian program to improve the mental health of adolescents affected by the Syrian war has a biological benefit: For participants in the...

Yale Women Innovators: Dorothy Tegeler on Using Innovation to Create Change

Dorothy Tegeler discusses the Asylum Seekers Advocacy Project, which aims to prevent the wrongful detention and deportation of refugee women and children.

Mayesha is a second year Phd Student in the Political Science department at Yale. She cofounded the Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace and Security and has worked with...

Francis Wade

Journalist Francis Wade joins a panel with James C. Scott, Sterling Professor of Political Science at Yale and Kyaw Hsan Hlaing, a Burmese peace activist working on...

A new study demonstrates that an eight-week humanitarian intervention can improve the mental health and psychosocial wellbeing of Syrian refugee and...