Carnegie Council Announces Carnegie Corporation Grant for "Ethics for a Connected World" Project

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Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs is pleased to announce that it has received a two-year grant for a total of $450,000 from Carnegie Corporation of New York to support the next phase of its educational activities.

Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs
"With the support of Carnegie Corporation, we will continue to expand our reach and generate nonpartisan, inclusive discussions among a worldwide audience.

Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs is pleased to announce that it has received a two-year grant for a total of $450,000 from Carnegie Corporation of New York to support the next phase of its educational activities.

"Ethics for a Connected World" is an ongoing Carnegie Council initiative that produces educational programs and multimedia and print publications on ethics and international relations. It creates curricula for classrooms, and develops community networks of both young and established moral leaders. The primary goal of these programs and resources is to spark critical thinking and reasoned ethical discussion of global scale challenges, including climate change, democracy, inequality, technology, and migration.

"This generous grant will bolster the Council's capacity to engage students, educators, policy professionals, thought leaders, and members of the public in common conversation on global issues," said Joel Rosenthal, president of Carnegie Council. "With the support of Carnegie Corporation, we will continue to expand our reach and generate nonpartisan, inclusive discussions among a worldwide audience."

Carnegie Council resources include:
-"Ethics & International Affairs," the Council's quarterly academic journal;
-Audio and video podcasts, available for free download on iTunes;
-Videos, from short clips to hour-long talks, all available on Carnegie Council's YouTube Channel;
-Interview and lecture transcripts, original articles, and blog posts.

For all these these materials and more, go to http://www.carnegiecouncil.org.

ABOUT CARNEGIE CORPORATION OF NEW YORK
Carnegie Corporation of New York was established in 1911 by Andrew Carnegie to promote the advancement and diffusion of knowledge and understanding. In keeping with this mandate, the Corporation's work focuses on the issues that Andrew Carnegie considered of paramount importance: international peace, the advancement of education and knowledge, and the strength of our democracy. For more information, go to http://www.carnegie.org/

ABOUT CARNEGIE COUNCIL
Founded by Andrew Carnegie in 1914, Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs is an educational, nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that produces lectures, publications, and multimedia materials on the ethical challenges of living in a globalized world.

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