Mohammod Irfan, Research Associate at the Pardee IFs Center, presented the IFs education model (the basis for our PPHP volume Advancing Global Education) to a leadership group at the UNESCO Institute of Statistics in Montreal during March. Following the presentation, discussion focused on possible Pardee Center-UNESCO collaborations involving analysis and forecasts of global education participation and outcomes.
Jonathan Moyer and Mohammod Irfan presented at this year's annual International Studies Association Convention in Montreal, Canada, from March 16th - 19th. The convention theme was “Global Governance: Political Authority in Transition." Dr. Irfan presented on "Universal Primary Education, Democracy, and the Millennium Development Goals," and Jonathan Moyer's presentation topic was "Measuring and Forecasting Country Embeddedness in Global Governance."