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  • Somali investments European Union
    February 15, 2021

    Shuraako Partners With the EU to Boost the Somali Private Sector Through Access to Finance

    On February 2, 2021, the European Union launched 3 new projects in support of Somalia’s private sector. One of the projects will contribute 5.5M€ to the Nordic Horn of Africa Opportunities Fund (the ‘Nordic Fund’) which is an impact fund targeting Somali small and medium sized enterprises. This... more

  • OEF theory of Peace monument
    February 4, 2021

    A Deep-Dive into OEF's Theory of Peace

    Peacebuilding organizations like OEF face a surprising problem: deciding what we mean by peace. In developing our theories of impact and articulating how we do our work, we start with our end goal: the elimination of war and large-scale organized political violence.

  • Luka Mandl MEP ONN Engagement Network Korea Deescalation
    January 28, 2021

    MEP Mandl Discusses EU Role in the Korean Peninsula Crisis During Keynote Address

    On 26 January 2021, Open Nuclear Network (ONN) held the first two sessions of its two-day annual Engagement Network Retreat.

  • ONN Engagement Network Retreat
    January 28, 2021

    Fostering Inclusive Dialogue Around Nuclear De-escalation

    On January 26, OEF’s Open Nuclear Network program held its inaugural annual Engagement Network (EN) retreat, featuring a keynote address by Lukas Mandl, an Austrian member of the European Parliament and Chair of the EU Parliament’s Delegation for Relations with the Korean Peninsula.

  • Katsu Furukawa Wins the Seiron Award
    January 20, 2021

    Promoting Peace Through Publication: Open Nuclear Network Analyst Recognized with the Japanese Seiron Award

    Through his writing and analysis, Dr. Katsuhisa Furukawa, an analyst on One Earth Future Foundation’s Open Nuclear Network program (ONN) team, has been able to demonstrate publicly that a non-governmental expert can use open source information to detect detect networks related to WMD... more

  • Networks and peacebuilding
    January 12, 2021

    Networks and Peace

    Sustainable peace requires coordinating work across multiple different areas including economic development, political institutions, and security. This coordination is a challenge, and peacebuilding needs good approaches for setting up and promoting better coordination. Our new policy brief... more

  • Model of the planned Sand Creek Memorial design by Harvey Pratt
    November 25, 2020

    Path to Peace: OEF Celebrates Denver’s Plans for Sand Creek Massacre Memorial at State Capitol Building

    One Earth Future believes that the Sand Creek Memorial is one reminder that working together collaboratively to solve problems together is the best way to address the roots of conflict. The Sand Creek statue is the result of collaboration among the sovereign tribes involved and the government of... more

  • First US Vice President-Elect, Kamala Harris
    November 13, 2020

    First Female US Vice President-Elect!

    70 countries have chosen a woman as their highest political leader. Women made up 24% of members of national legislatures around the world. No country has achieved parity yet. But, with the new US VP-elect Kamala Harris, we see another important step towards achieving gender equality!