The Broadmoor Project: New Orleans Recovery was initiated in 2006 to work with residents of New Orleans' Broadmoor neighborhood in designing and implementing a strategy for post-Katrina neighborhood recovery. The successful project became a model for disaster recovery around the world.
Note: The Dubai Initiative closed on December 31, 2011. If you are interested in the Middle East, please visit the Middle East Initiative.
The Dubai Initiative has two primary objectives: to assist the Dubai School of Government in establishing an internationally-recognized academic research center for the Middle East in public policy and administration by bringing the research, academic and training resources of the Belfer Center and the Harvard Kennedy School to students, practitioners and scholars in the region; and to enable the scholars and students of the Kennedy School to learn and to improve their understanding of the emerging political, social and economic issues in the Middle East.
ECIR is a collaborative interdisciplinary research program between researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Harvard University that seeks to create a field of cyber international relations for the 21st century. The project is designed to generate theoretical, policy, and strategy frameworks to explore alternative cyber developments, assess challenges and threats, and identify possibilities and opportunities in cyberspace for security and well-being.