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Special Initiatives

Newlines Institute’s Special Initiatives looks at specific issues of significant importance to U.S. policymakers.

Special Initiatives focuses on global issues that are not receiving enough attention. It produces research and analysis that is timely, targeted, and designed to be highly impactful from a policy perspective.

Current initiatives include the Uyghur Scholars Working Group, the Rohingya Legal Forum, the Refugee Standing Committee, the Gender Policy Project, and the Climate Migration Series.

Projects

Refugee Standing Committee

Refugee Standing Committee

Rohingya Legal Forum

Rohingya Legal Forum

Uyghur Scholars Working Group

Uyghur Scholars Working Group

Climate Migration Series

Climate Migration Series

Gender Policy Project

Gender Policy Project

Latest

Human Security
Security and Governance in the Taliban’s Emirate
Human Security
Turkey’s Undead Pro-Kurdish Political Parties, Part 3: The HDP Enters Mainstream Politics
Human Security
Turkey’s Undead Pro-Kurdish Political Parties, Part 2: National Representation
Human Security
Turkey’s Undead Pro-Kurdish Political Parties, Part 1: Local Representation
Human Security
Jordan’s Diplomacy in Syria, Part 2
Human Security
Jordan’s Diplomacy in Syria, Part 1
Human Security
Armenia and Turkey Lean Toward Rapprochement, but Constraints Linger
Human Security
The Future of Mass Movements and Resistance in Palestine