To carry out our global work, we operate a unique model encompassing in-country brain trusts, thematic practice groups, and global initiatives. Members of the IFIT global community have demonstrated extraordinary leadership: 100+ members have played central roles as negotiators, mediators or senior advisers in peace talks within their own countries or abroad; 80+ members have held executive roles in government, including as vice presidents, senior ministers, members of parliament, or career ambassadors; ­70+ members have led major think tanks, academic institutions, or multilateral bodies; and 60+ members have received prestigious awards for their leadership, including the Nobel Peace Prize, the Légion d'honneur and similar recognitions.