Institute for Global and International Studies

Blogs and Social Media

IGIS is committed to scholarly, professional, and public engagement through social media. IGIS faculty contribute to five blogs and associated social media including Twitter accounts and Facebook. Through these outlets, IGIS and its programs and groups provide information and analysis to over 10,000 viewers a month.

anthropologyworks

The Cultural in Global Affairs Program sponsors the blog, anthropologyworks, and associated Twitter and Facebook accounts. Professor Barbara Miller is the founder of this blog.

Focus on Haiti

Focus on Haiti provides updates on research, teaching, and policy related to contemporary Haiti. It is sponsored by GW's Institute for Global and International Studies, its Western Hemisphere Working Group and the Elliott School's Latin America and Western Hemisphere Program.

global.gender.current

The Global Gender Program sponsors the blog, global.gender.current, and associated Twitter and Facebook accounts. Professor Barbara Miller is the founder of this blog.

Insight TibetĀ 

The Tibet Governance Project of IGIS sponsors the blog, Insight Tibet. The founding editor is IGIS research professor, Tashi Rabgey.

The Official Blog of Amb. David Shinn

An adjunct professor of international affairs at GW, Ambassador David Shinn received his B.A., M.A., and Ph.D. from GW and is a former U.S. ambassador to Ethiopia (1996-99) and to Burkina Faso (1987-90). He is a prolific writer and publisher on African affairs.

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