Smart Cities Can Help Fight Against Infectious Diseases

EWC researcher Sumeet Saksena and several colleagues write in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution that building networks of smarter cities can combat outbreaks of diseases like coronavirus.

Five of the six fellows selected for the U.S.-Japan-Southeast Asia Fellowship pose at the Center for Rule-making Strategies at Tama University
Launching Year 2: U.S.-Japan-Southeast Asia Partnership in a Dynamic Asia Fellowship

Six fellows from the U.S., Japan, Thailand, and the Philippines attended their first program in Tokyo, where they were greeted by CRS Visiting Professor Mr. Akira Igata. Read about this year's cohort.

Keynote speaker Noelani Puniwai at the 2020 EWC International Graduate Studens Conference
'Bridging Borders' at the 2020 EWC International Graduate Student Conference

Grad students from more than 25 countries gathered Feb. 13-15 to share intedisciplinary research at this year's student-run conference, one of the largest of its kind worldwide.

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Standing Up for Fact-Based Journalism in the Digital Era

Pat HarrisonCorporation for Public Broadcasting President and CEO Patricia de Stacy Harrison spoke at EWC October 1, delivering a strong call for support of journalistic accuracy and fairness in a era of increasingly fractured digital audiences and media opinion "bubbles." Watch video of Harrison's address.

HIV/AIDS in Asia: The Need to Keep Focus on Key Population Groups

Comparative country graph on new HIV infections in 2017With international resources and financial support for HIV programs in the region declining, researchers Tim Brown and Wiwat Peerapatanapokin write in a new East-West Wire commentary that it is more important than ever for prevention efforts to achieve maximum impact by targeting the key populations most at risk. ...more...

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