White paper

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia A white paper is an authoritative report or guide that informs readers concisely about a complex issue and presents the issuing body’s philosophy on the matter. It is meant to help readers understand an issue, solve a problem, or make a decision. The initial British term concerning a type of…

The Mortenson Center celebrates International Day of Peace

The Mortenson Center invites libraries and librarians around the world to join our International Day of Peace Celebration on September 21st.  In collaboration with the University of Illinois Library at Urbana-Champaign we are inviting our community to add their peace wishes to our Tree of Peace, and #treetyourself to our photo booth. Tell us how…

International Day of Democracy: Open Grant Opportunities

The International Day of Democracy is celebrated each year on 15th September and the theme for the International Day of Democracy 2016 is “Democracy and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development”. Here are some open grant opportunities promoting democracy worldwide. CD-UNITED is the Community’s flagship initiative that seeks to finance projects and initiatives that support and…