Working at the Intersection of Peacebuilding, Policy & Education for over 90 Years

Our Work - IWASince 1924, the Institute of World Affairs has been working to bring together individuals and communities to better understand and resolve conflict.  This includes cutting-edge research on the practice and effectiveness of international peacebuilding as well as on-the-ground initiatives to bring local communities, business leaders, and government representatives together in constructive dialogue.

Dr. Gregorian with President President George Vella of Malta

Dr. Gregorian and Dr. Smith of IWA and colleagues from George Mason University and the University of Malta with H.E. George Vella, President of Malta

Professional development programs and web-based learning initiatives designed for diplomats and staff of international organizations help bridge the divide between learning and practice.  Roundtable discussions, conferences, and workshops bring together policy experts, community leaders, and decision makers.

For more information, see Our Work