Dr. Leslie Pal, Dean of CPP, participated in welcoming a global audience to the launch of the Designing Post-COVID Humanity (DPCH) event on November 2, 2020. The College of Public Policy is a sponsor and partner of this initiative, and proud to support it over the next six months as it engages youth from Qatar, the region, and the world to confront the challenges that lie ahead in a post-COVID world. For more information on the initiative, see the below website;
Global events have raised hopes that the schism between science and populist ideology may become a thing of the past. Virgina Tech's Deborah Brosnan and James Bohland, with CPP's Andreas Rechkemmer, talk about social learning, and more.
The world is passing through an exceptional phase with the current existing circumstances and due to rapidly developing global context; the pandemic effected the rise of violent extremism and has created challenging dynamics such as religious and ethnic tension, mental health issues and domestic