Development in Conflict Zones

Should a peacekeeper have training in development work, and should aid workers know how to protect themselves? Francis Fukuyama, who directs the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies international development program, calls for better integration of development and security work.

About the author

  • David Francis

    David is a Washington-based journalist and former Devex staffer who spearheaded Devex's "Obama's Foreign Aid Reform" blog. He has written for the Christian Science Monitor, Pittsburgh Post Gazette,, San Francisco Chronicle, Foreign Policy magazine, and the Washington Monthly. David holds an undergraduate degree from the University of Chicago and a graduate degree from Georgetown University.