International Peace & Security

The Foundation’s goal in the area of international peace and security grantmaking is to reduce nuclear risk. Read our strategy and the current status of our work

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Grantee Research Contributes to New Missile Defense Plan

President Obama announced a new missile defense plan, which would scrap the planned system in Poland and the Czech Republic and instead deploy a reconfigured system aimed at intercepting short- and medium-range Iranian missiles. Read More
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Richard Goldstone Accepts MacArthur Award for International Justice

The MacArthur Foundation honored Justice Richard J. Goldstone with the MacArthur Award for International Justice on May 25, 2009, in The Hague, Netherlands.



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Stephanie Platz

Managing Director, Programs
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Emma Belcher

Director, International Peace and Security

Theo Kalionzes

Program Officer

Angela Schlater

Program Officer
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Renee Munro

Executive Secretary, International Peace & Security

Rossi M. Polenica

Program Assistant

Media Contact

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Sean Harder

Communications Officer