Area Studies


Documentary Studies

Education Innovation

Global Research

Global Security

Human Rights

Humanitarian Issues


Project Implementation


Track II Diplomacy



EPIIC is a carefully integrated, multidisciplinary program. Through its innovative and rigorous curricula and projects, EPIIC prepares young people for informed activity in their communities, whether locally, nationally or globally.


Podcast: African Voices, African Arguments

The podcast series  “African Voices, African Arguments” features African scholars, writers, policy makers and activists on issues of peace, justice and democracy, and is produced by World Peace Foundation and presented in partnership with African Arguments and The Institute for Global Leadership at Tufts University.


Global Perspectives on Race, Justice and Equity

The Institute for Global Leadership and The Fletcher School announce the launch of the Conversation Series “Global Perspectives on Race, Justice and Equity.”


Women in International Relations

Women in International Relations (WIIR) is a recently founded organization committed to exploring opportunities for women in international relations (IR).


European Horizons

Tufts European Horizons is a chapter of European Horizons, a global, student-led policy incubator whose mission is to give young people a voice in shaping the future of transatlantic affairs.


Narrative & Documentary

The Program for Narrative and Documentary Practice (2010-2018) gives students the skills to explain the world around them to the people around them.


Innocence International

The IGL is in the process of establishing a research and internship program with Innocence International on behalf of prisoners on death row believed to be wrongly incarcerated.


IGL Pugwash Thematic Initiatives

Darwinism and Artificial Intelligence; Cyber and Conflict; Cognitive Science, Morality and the Mind...Science, Technology, Ethics, and International Security Initiatives in honor of Roger Molander.


IGL Global Fellows

Students are encouraged to conduct original, policy-oriented research and projects that allow them to test their theories and assumptions on the ground.


Oslo Scholars

The Oslo Scholars Program (OSP) offers undergraduates with demonstrated interest in human rights an opportunity to attend the Oslo Freedom Forum in Norway and work with some of the world’s leading human rights defenders and activists.


Amnesty International

Amnesty International is the world's largest human rights organization that seeks to promote and fight for human rights around the world.



The Middle East Research Group (MERG) is a collaborative research group studying the Middle East and North Africa.



The Empower Program for Social Entrepreneurship educates, mentors, and motivates aspiring social entrepreneurs at Tufts.


Dr. Jean Mayer Award

The Dr. Jean Mayer Global Citizenship Award was established to bring to Tufts distinguished scholars and practitioners whose passion resonare with Dr. Mayer’s dictum that:"Scholarship, research and teaching must be dedicated to solving the most pressing problems facing the world."