Emerging Global Challenges
More than half of all people around the world live in urban areas. Stimson experts work to identify the stresses rising populations have on economic, social, and political conditions.
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April 6, 2016 | TYPE: Report
Johanna Mendelson Forman
Conflict Cuisine examines the nexus of food and war. Included in this study is the practice of culinary diplomacy and gastrodiplomacy by governments and citizens of countries that have experienced war or conflict. In diplomatic terms, Conflict Cuisine and the use of food to persuade and educate is a form of soft power.