On 1 November CEIA’s director Matt Waldman participated in a symposium in London on addressing global challenges organised by Westminster Abbey Institute.
News and Events
The latest news from the Center for Empathy in International Affairs.
November 2018: CEIA Announces Partnership with Swiss Foreign Ministry for training and research to enhance the empathy skills of its top diplomats and mediators.
In October 2018 CEIA director Matt Waldman was honoured to be hosted by the School of International Relations at St Andrews, where he presented on the role of strategic empathy in foreign policymaking and conflict resolution.
In March 2018 CEIA conducted the world’s first training for diplomats in empathy: a workshop on strategic empathy for the Swiss Federal Department of Foreign Affairs.
In March 2018 CEIA and Conciliation Resources convened a roundtable discussion in London on biases in conflict, attended by leading experts and practitioners in mediation and conflict resolution.
Event in November 2017: Empathy in International Conflict Resolution – Matt Waldman leads the Kelman Seminar at Harvard
In November 2017 CEIA Director Matt Waldman gives a lecture on the role of empathy in reducing and resolving conflict in the Middle East and beyond.
On 21 March 2017, CEIA and Conciliation Resources held a stimulating expert workshop in London, involving 21 experts and practitioners, on the role of empathy in engaging non-state armed groups.
Check out our October-November 2016 publications by CEIA experts that address a range of critical contemporary issues.
On 20th October 2016, CEIA Director Matt Waldman gave a key note address at the Center for the Study of Crises and International Conflicts (CECRI) at the University of Louvain-le-Neuve.