June 3: The Impact of Coronavirus on Ramadan 2020
Featuring Professor of Islamic Studies Ebrahim Moosa with Madrasa Discourses participants Sumera Saleem (Pakistan) and Saiful Hadi (India)
In the midst of the ongoing global pandemic, how are efforts to build peace and address the causes of violent conflict and injustice impacted?
Throughout the summer, join faculty members and graduate students from the University of Notre Dame’s Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies for weekly video conversations related to the COVID-19 crisis, current events, and peace studies.
New video shorts will be released each Wednesday at 11:00 a.m. EDT (3:00 p.m. GMT). You can watch them on the Kroc Institute’s YouTube channel, Facebook page, and on the Kroc Institute website at kroc.nd.edu/videoshorts.
June 10: COVID-19 and the Global Refugee Crisis
Featuring Kroc Institute Executive Director Erin Corcoran and Bill Frelick, Director of Human Rights Watch
June 17: AI, Early Warnings, and Political Instability in the COVID-19 Era
Featuring Associate Professor of Political Science and Peace Studies Ernesto Verdeja and Kroc Institute Faculty Fellow Walter Scheirer
June 24: How to Support Children and Families during a Pandemic
Featuring Kroc Institute Faculty Fellow Darcia Narvaez and Kroc Institute Doctoral Student in Psychology and Peace Studies Mary Tarsha
July schedule is forthcoming and will be announced here as available.
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