CIGI Signature Lecture – Ben Rowswell

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CIGI Signature Lecture – Ben Rowswell

POLITICS IN PEACE BUILDING

The Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI) organized a signature lecture with Ben Rowswell, on May 18th, in Waterloo, Ont. Rowswell is a visiting scholar at the Center on Democracy, Development, and the Rule of Law (CDDRL) at Stanford University. In his lecture entitled “Politics in Peace Building: Testing a New Approach in Egypt,” Rowswell examined the role that social media and the internet can play in democracy promotion and peace building.