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Milk Horse Buga, Colombia
12/20/2016
Peace in Colombia: Building Strong Communities with Milk

In Vereda El Placer, Buga, OEF's PASO Colombia program is working with residents, who have lived under FARC control for over fifty years, to build a milk processing plant.

07/18/2016
Powering Progress: Renewable Energy in the Somali Region

In the 21st century access to energy has become a basic human need and foundational to the Somali Region’s economic development, health, and security.

 

#AtSeaForAll
06/27/2016
At Sea For All - The Importance of Seafarers and Their Wellbeing

Seafarers, and their families, have faced fear and uncertainty, and in some cases, direct abuse from pirates.

Justice For Seafarers
04/26/2016
Piracy in the Gulf of Guinea: No Justice for Seafarers

While coastal states in the Gulf of Guinea have taken steps to increase their naval capacity, resulting in a few high profile arrests and a reduction in the number of hijacking for cargo theft, they have failed to establish effective systems for prosecution.

Orkim Harmony Search Pirates
04/26/2016
Counter-Piracy in Southeast Asia: The Search for the Orkim Harmony

The successful recapture of the Malaysian tanker Orkim Harmony shows how effective regional cooperation against piracy can be.

Somali Pirates Taking Boat
04/26/2016
Setting The Stage - Somali Piracy

Somalia: A series of attacks in 2015 may serve as an indication that the stage is being set for piracy’s return off the coast of Somalia.

Compromise Within Islamic State
11/18/2015
Ideological Compromises within the Islamic State - Graeme Wood

Graeme Wood talked to OEF about the successes and failure of the Islamic State.

Sanam Anderlini on Peace
11/16/2015
Countering Extremism Through Narrative - Sanam Naraghi-Anderlini

Sanam Anderlini talked to OEF about peace and conflict in the modern world and the need to build inclusive societies and political systems.

11/15/2015
Juan Andrés Cano Discusses Technology for Peace

Juan Andrés Cano talked to OEF about the importance of creating a good environment through collaboration with different actors and sectors in order to address conflict.

Somalia Piracy and Hostages Held
06/25/2015
Somalia's Forgotten Hostages

Between 2000 and 2013, 2,919 seafarers were held hostage by Somali pirates in inhumane conditions, in some instances for years.