International Security. Global health. Economic development. They are essential for a safer, more peaceful world. And they all hinge on good governance. Scholars with the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies conduct fieldwork in some of the world's most unstable places and collaborate with colleagues across the Stanford University campus to develop a deeper understanding of what it takes to make a government work well.
In this video, Paul Wise, the Richard E. Behrman Professor of Child Health and Society at the Stanford School of Medicine and a core faculty member at CHP/PCOR, talks about the impact of war and conflict on the health of children.
Watch the entire FSI package of videos about the impact of governance on civil society, economic stability and global health.