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YP In-Depth and Deep Dish Live on Global Mass Shootings

Watch the live recording of the Deep Dish Podcast episode on how nations across the world have responded to mass shootings.
Philip Alpers
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About This Event

In recent years, the United States has accounted for nearly three-quarters of the world’s mass shootings and forty-six percent of all private gun ownership worldwide - more than 10 times its share of the global population. In a special edition of YP In-Depth,’s Philip Alpers explores the global differences in gun legislation, prevalence of armed violence, and responses to mass shootings in a live episode of the Deep Dish Podcast. Following the live podcast recording, Philip and Council YPs will explore solutions to reduce gun violence globally through an interactive, salon-style conversation.

About YP In-Depth

YP In-Depth is a programming series that aims to provide opportunities for members of the Council’s Young Professionals Network to engage substantively with critical global issues of the day. Each program is structured to allow attendees to examine a selected topic through conversations with an expert speaker and their peers, with the goals of generating informed perspectives and working toward solutions. Though topics are tailored to young professionals, all are welcome to join these conversations.

About the Deep Dish Podcast

Deep Dish is a weekly podcast hosted by Brian Hanson featuring international thought leaders, journalists, and other experts who go beyond the headlines on the critical global issues shaping US foreign policy.


Council members are able to attend in person in our conference center for this event. Space is limited. Not a member and want to participate in person? Join now.

In-person COVID-19 related safety measures will be followed.

Event Schedule

Time Agenda
4:45 pm CDT Doors open
5:00 pm Studio welcome
5:05 pm Deep Dish Podcast live- moderated conversation
5:30 pm Deep Dish Podcast live - audience Q&A
5:40 pm YP In-Depth salon discussions
6:00 pm Networking
6:30 pm Adjournment
About the Speakers
Founding Director,, University of Sydney School of Public Health
Philip Alpers is an adjunct associate professor and founding director of, a global nonpartisan project at the University of Sydney School of Public Health which compares armed violence, gun legislation, and injury prevention worldwide.