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IGCC research informs national policy challenges through workshops, talks, and briefings for scholars, practitioners, and officials in Washington, DC, and beyond. Events at UC San Diego and other UC campuses provide opportunities to engage the wider community of scholars, students, and the public.

Signature events such as the Herb York Memorial Lecture bring distinguished speakers to share their views on pressing topics with the community.

Upcoming Events

A Human Resource Manual For Foreign Fighters In Syria
Nov. 4, 2019 | Register
Harvard research fellow, Vera Mironova, will be exploring the policies and roles of enlisted foreign troops in the Syrian war. How do armed groups absorb foreign militants? When volunteers arrive from abroad, how do rebel groups use them most effectively? The answer is based on firsthand research with foreign fighters on the Syrian front line.