Trans-Border Institute
Phone: (619) 260-7919
Fax: (619) 849-8123

Location: KIPJ Room 238
Joan B. Kroc School of Peace Studies
5998 Alcala Park
San Diego, CA 92110

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Trans-Border Institute

Promoting Cross-Border Understanding, Dialogue, and Collaboration


In the Field

We collaborate with peacebuilders, policy-makers, academics, and other regional stakeholders by engaging communities through applied academic research and by facilitating discussions on issues such as sustainable economic development, migration, immigration,  and cross-border exchange. Read more about our fieldwork.


Border Resources

This institute is proud to be a source of support, training and materials to policy-makers, peace practitioners, researchers, students, and the wider community. We invite you to explore our many border resources and publications on trans-border issues.


TBI Director is Expert Witness in Federal Appeal for Mexican Asylum Seeker

Last week, the U.S. Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals ruled in favor of a former federal police officer from Mexico, who sought asylum in the…

8th Annual Border Film Week, March 24-28

Believing the in transformative power of films, TBI created Border Film Week to provide students and educators with screenings about border …

Welcome Ev Meade

The Joan B. Kroc School of Peace Studies is pleased to announce Dr. Everard Meade is the new Director of the Trans-Border Institute. Dr. Mea…

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18th Annual Sister Sally Furay Lecture

7 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace & Justice Theatre

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