||“The International Peace Institute (IPI) is an independent, international not-for-profit think tank with a staff representing more than 20 nationalities, located in New York across from United Nations headquarters. IPI is dedicated to promoting the prevention and settlement of conflicts between and within states by strengthening international peace and security institutions. To achieve its purpose, IPI employs a mix of policy research, convening, publishing and outreach."(About IPA) Its programs and projects have included Supporting the Work of the UN Secretary-General’s High-level Panel on Threats, Challenges and Change, Strengthening Regional Approaches to Peace Operations, and programs on Africa, Kashmir and the Middle East. Information on current and past projects and programs and related publications are available on the IPA web site. The web site also contains lists of books, papers and articles by the IPA and its staff as well as a collection of policy/research and conference/workshop reports available in full text.