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59% of respondents did not think that the people making U.S. foreign policy decisions shared their beliefs and interests
04/14/2020

What Do Americans Think About a US Feminist Foreign Policy Agenda?

In a recent poll by One Earth Future Foundation's Women, Peace and Security initiative, less than 50% of respondents thought women are sufficiently represented in the U.S. government among foreign policy and national security decision makers.

Alternatives to Cocaine Farming - Colombia
04/07/2020

Plan for the Replacement of Illegal Crops Provides Sustainable Future for Colombian Farmers

PASO Colombia and the UN support 1,967 farmers in the substitution of illegal crops, providing legal crop alternatives and access to markets.

Loans and Business in War Torn Somalia
04/02/2020

New Report Shows Access to Capital is Key to Business Growth in Somalia

A new report shows that increased access to capital plays the largest role in increasing business revenues in fragile countries like Somalia.

Peace Women
04/01/2020

OEF Celebrates Women Seeding Peace Across Our Global Communities

It is well documented that women are critical participants in all aspects of society and positive social change. Every day, One Earth Future’s work orchestrating peacebuilding programs around the world is being led by women who are dedicated to solving complex problems at the root of conflict.... more

 Women Peace and Security (WPS) Caucus,  Lois Frankel,  Mike Walz
04/01/2020

Launch of the Congressional Women, Peace and Security Caucus

A newly-established Congressional Women, Peace and Security (WPS) Caucus seeks to ensure that the WPS goals stated in the U.N. Security Council Resolution 1325 and in the Women, Peace and Security Act (P.L. 115-68) are considered national security and foreign policy priorities.

a pathway to philippine maritime security policy change
04/01/2020

New Policy Brief Provides Recommendations for Improved Maritime Security in the Sulu and Celebes Seas

One Earth Future’s Stable Seas program, in partnership with Asia Pacific Pathways to Progress Foundation, has released a new brief providing policy recommendations for the Philippine fisheries, blue economy, and maritime law enforcement sectors.

Peace building and re integration in Colombia
03/31/2020

Assessing the Impact of Peacebuilding Efforts in Colombia and Beyond

OEF’s PASO Colombia program partners with the University of Notre Dame, facilitating the greater impact of peacebuilding efforts in Colombia.

Global Fragility Act
03/25/2020

Global Fragility Act Report Seeks Reader Feedback

A new report by One Earth Future's research department and Alliance for Peacebuilding provides recommendations for the US Department of State, the Department of Defense, and USAID for improving the implementation of the Global Fragility Act.