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Harvard Kennedy School leads with ideas. Our faculty and research centers are at the forefront of public policy innovation, providing analysis, research and insights designed to spark action and create sustainable solutions.

At Harvard University’s preeminent graduate school of public policy, our centers and initiatives fund research, produce publications, offer fellowships, organize events and support our teaching curriculum. Harvard Kennedy School offers a world of inquiry. Explore with us.

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Centers

All Initiatives
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Achievement Gap Initiative
Agricultural Innovation in Africa
Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation
Asia Institute

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Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs

C

Carr Center for Human Rights Policy
Center for International Development
Center for Public Leadership
[HKS] Communications Program
Consortium for Energy Policy Research
Corporate Responsibility Initiative
Criminal Justice Policy and Management
[Program on] Crisis Leadership

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E

Education Policy Program
Environment and Natural Resources Program
Evidence for Policy Design

F

Future of Diplomacy Project

G

Geopolitics of Energy Project
Global Environmental Assessment Project
Growth Lab at CID

H

Harvard Electricity Policy Group
Harvard Environmental Economics Program
Harvard Project on American Indian Economic Development
Harvard Project on International Climate Agreements
Harvard University Native American Program
Hauser Institute for Civil Society
Healthcare Policy Program

I

Institute of Politics
International Security Program

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Joblessness and Urban Poverty Research Program
Joint Center for Housing Studies

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M

Malcolm Wiener Center for Social Policy
Managing the Atom Project
Mexico Program
Middle East Initiative
Migration Project
Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Business & Government
Multidisciplinary Program in Inequality and Social Policy

N

National Preparedness Leadership Initiative

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R

Rajawali Foundation Institute for Asia
Rappaport Institute for Greater Boston
Regulatory Policy Program

S

Saguaro Seminar: Civic Engagement in America
Science, Technology and Globalization
Science, Technology & Public Policy Program
[Program on] Science, Technology & Society
Shorenstein Center on Media, Politics and Public Policy
Sustainability Science Program

T

Taubman Center for State and Local Government
Trade and Negotiations Program (Global Trade Negotiations)
Transparency Policy Project

U

U.S.- Russia Initiative to Prevent Nuclear Terrorism

V

Vietnam Program

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Weil Program on Collaborative Governance
The Women and Public Policy Program

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Young Faculty Leaders Forum at Harvard University

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