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IPJ Program Officer Speaks at Rotary Event

On March 26, IPJ Program Officer Chris Groth spoke at the Encinitas Rotary Club about Nepal’s November 2013 elections and his experien…

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…

IPJ Interim Director Named to Women's Hall of Fame

Dee Aker, interim director of the IPJ, has been named to the San Diego Women’s Hall of Fame in the category “Trailblazer” …

IPJ Mourns Loss of Woman PeaceMaker from Zimbabwe

The IPJ joins its Women PeaceMakers family in mourning the loss of Nora Chengeto Tapiwa of Zimbabwe. Nora passed away in her sleep on March …

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Rwanda, 1994-2014: Seven Photographers

12 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace & Justice Fine Art Galleries


Preventing Mass Atrocities: Lessons Learned from Rwanda

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

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