Some issues transcend boundaries and reverberate on an international scale, requiring an expansive and borderless lens. On a global scale, OEF concentrates on the roles that existential threats and diplomacy and dialogue play in humanity’s common challenges.
In a time of escalating conflict and international tensions, there is a risk that nuclear weapons could be deployed as a result of uncertainty, misdirection—or even error. Effective peacebuilding requires understanding and addressing all of the pressures that lead to violence or prevent peace. To achieve this, we: