SHD Updates

Research Update: “Re-Conceptualizing the Science of Sustainability” now available

by |November 30th, 2016

AC4 Director Josh Fisher and Project Coordinator Kristen Rucki have recently published an article in the journal Sustainable Development. Titled “Reconceptualizing the Science of Sustainability”, this article recommends an expanded view of sustainability science that operates at the nexus of conflict, development, and the environment, explicitly incorporating concepts of peace and conflict. The authors suggest… read more

Peace Mapping in the Basque Country

by |July 13th, 2016

AC4 Executive Co-Chair Peter T. Coleman, Program Manager Jaclyn Donahue, Director Josh Fisher and Project Coordinator Kristen Rucki recently visited the Basque Country in order to advance the community-based learning and validation component of the Sustainable Peace Initiative, currently in its pilot phase. The goal of this process, known as ground-truthing, is to use a… read more

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AC4 Presents on Sustainable Human Development in the Basque Country

by |July 12th, 2016

In collaboration with the Agirre Lehendakaria Center for Social and Political Studies (ALC), AC4 Executive Co-Chair Dr. Peter T. Coleman and Director Dr. Josh Fisher recently discussed their work on sustainable human development and sustainable peace at several seminars in the Basque Country. On June 15, 2016, Dr. Coleman and Dr. Fisher were featured speakers… read more

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AC4’s Josh Fisher presents findings from Sustainable Human Development (SHD) project at the University of the Basque Country

by |October 28th, 2015

On October 14, 2015, AC4 Director Dr. Josh Fisher presented the latest findings from the Sustainable Human Development (SHD) project at a daylong event at the University of the Basque Country in Bilbao. Hosted by the Agirre Lehendakaria Center for Social and Political Studies (ALC), the event highlighted the work of the ALC and its… read more

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AC4’s Kristen Rucki and collaborator Armando Geller present report on research in the Basque Country

by |October 27th, 2015

AC4, in collaboration with the design analytics and decision support boutique Scensei, has spent the past six months engaged in an investigation exploring self-determination as a democratic process in the Basque Country. In particular, this project involved an independent study of the reach and effectiveness of Gure Esku Dago (“It’s in Our Hands”), a Basque… read more

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