Dancewave's Company I members, the youngest and first pre-professional dancers to perform at The Pocantico Center, presented works by renowned contemporary choreographers, Larry Keigwin, Andrea Miller, and Kyle Abraham this summer.
Ma Jun, director of the Institute of Public and Environmental Affairs received a 2015 Skoll Award for Social Entrepreneurship, recognizing work strengthening public participation in environmental governance.
We are pleased to announce that the Fund has elected several new members to its board of trustees. Jennifer Nolan was elected to the board in March, and she is joined by Ambassador Ryan Crocker, Heather McGhee, Miranda Kaiser, and Wyatt Rockefeller, who were elected in June.
In a new editorial, Haki Abazi, Western Balkans program director, argues that contrary to recent media reports, there is limited reach and appeal for young people in Kosovo to join the Syrian civil war.
Fund President Stephen Heintz introduced and moderated a keynote discussion with Ben Rhodes, Assistant to the President and Deputy National Security Advisor for Strategic Communications and Speechwriting, about U.S.-Iran relations a year after the signing of the Iranian nuclear deal.