The Art of Peace: are global conflicts getting harder to solve?

Intrigue Outloud by International Intrigue

Episode notes

On this episode of Intrigue Outloud, Ambassador Rick Barton joins to discuss his career as a peace-builder in war zones across the world, why conflict might be getting more common after decades of relative peace, and what strategies diplomats use to end wars. Ambassador Barton is the founding director of the Office of Transition Initiatives at the U.S. Agency for International Development, former Deputy High Commissioner of the United Nations Refugee Agency, and former Assistant US Secretary of State. Break Haiti’s death spiral by empowering its police by Ambassador Barton. Thanks to our sponsor,