The Policy Analysis Exercise (PAE) is a capstone project for Harvard Kennedy School students. During the PAE, students examine and develop solutions for a public or nonprofit sector policy or management issue presented by a client organization.
Each year, the Carr Center for Human Rights Policy selects a student PAE or SYPA that successfully addresses a critical human rights issue of our time.
In our 14th episode of Justice Matters, Carr Center's Executive Director Sushma Raman interviews Nat Kretchun, Deputy Director of the Open Technology Fund. They discuss the many ways in which technology both obstructs and empowers groups in North Korea.
In the latest episode of Justice Matters, Carr Center's Executive Director Sushma Raman interviews Michael Abramowitz, President of Freedom House, on the growth and retreat of democracy around the globe.
A Pre-Trial Chamber at the International Criminal Court (ICC) has rejected the Prosecutor’s request, filed nearly 18 months ago, to open an investigation of war crimes and crimes against humanity in Afghanistan, including of allegations that U.S. forces and the CIA committed acts of torture there.
Read (and hear) from faculty about this recent decision.
The War on Voting Rights Harvard Kennedy School’s Carr Center for Human Rights Policy issues new report outlining current attacks on U.S. voting rights
The Carr Center for Human Rights Policy has released a report in advance of the 2020 Presidential election outlining the various attacks on the right to vote in the U.S. The report highlights the domestic ‘war on voting rights’ and the policy shifts...