On June 14 in Kigali, Rwanda, Dr. Barry Hughes will present a keynote address at the 7th Africa Agriculture Science Week and Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa (FARA). This pre-plenary meeting seeks to develop an “African foresight capacity” to help manifest the sustainable-agriculture goals of the CAADP.
Dr. Barry Hughes, Founding Director, and Janet Dickson, research consultant and analyst for the Pardee Center, have recently returned from three weeks of working vacation in Vienna. Dr. Hughes gave initial seminars at the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA) and the Wittgenstein Centre, both premiere long-term forecasting organizations.
A new report from the Pardee Center for International Futures is helping shape South Africa’s national response to a burgeoning water crisis. Parched Prospects II, authored by the Pardee Center’s Research System Developer Steve Hedden (M.A.
A recent article from the Pardee Center investigates the avoidable burden of disease associated with household air pollution (HAP), an unfolding global epidemic due to the use of household cookstoves.
The latest report from the Pardee Center for International Futures, published September 2015, analyzes development trends and the impacts of some policy changes in Uganda.
A new report finds that, by 2030, annual information communication technology (ICT)-related costs will likely be higher than incremental annual benefits, especially in high-income countries.
The Frederick S. Pardee Center for International Futures was highlighted at the 2015 Founders Day Gala on March 5. The event, marking the 151st anniversary of the University of Denver, recognizes the work of DU faculty, staff, students and alumni through the years. The reception honored eight outstanding members of the University of Denver community.
The Yale Journal of International Affairs has recently published an article written by Peter Oesterling, research assistant at the Frederick S. Pardee Center for International Futures.
Dr. Barry Hughes traveled to Washington, DC, on May 19 for a two-part meeting with our partner team at the Atlantic Council. In the first session Dr. Hughes addressed the approach and preliminary results of a Frederick S. Pardee Center for International Futures project concerning the economic costs and benefits of cyber technology.
From May 18-20, Pardee Center Senior Scientist Dr. Dale S. Rothman participated in the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Expert Meeting on Scenarios in Laxenburg, Austria. The meeting focused on the IPCC’s Fifth Assessment Report (AR5) and its use of scenarios.