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Call for Applications: MPI 2019 Annual Peacebuilding Training!

The Mindanao Peacebuilding Institute (MPI) is now officially accepting applicants for its 20th Annual Peacebuilding Training from May 13 to May 31, 2019, at Mergrande Resort, Davao City, Philippines. MPI has successfully conducted its Annual Peacebuilding Training and has trained over 2,000 peacebuilders coming from more than 50 countries around the globe. It is a resource for peacebuilders: providing...

JIRS Article: Building Peace Through Trans-local Community and Collaboration: The Tanenbaum Peacemakers in Action Network

Building Peace Through Trans-local Community and Collaboration: The Tanenbaum Peacemakers in Action Network This article explores the Tanenbaum Peacemakers in Action Network. The authors discuss how the Network organically formed and how it is structured, as well as its evolution and effectiveness. The authors also review the ways in which Etienne Wenger et al.’s “Communities of Practice” model...

FPP Nominated for NCMG Prestigious Peace Award in Nigeria

Foundation for Peace Professionals (FPP), an independent Non-Governmental Organization for Professional Peace Advocacy, Research and Conflict Transformation received with great honour, our nomination for the NCMG prestigious Peace Award in the Institutional Peacebuilders category. The 2017 edition of this award category was won by the #BringBackOurGirls movement led by former Minister of Education...

Focus on Problems that Matter, Check out the Graduate Program Offerings at UMASS Boston

This is a sponsored post on PCDN Learn to manage conflict, build security, and govern local and global organizations through our graduate programs in Conflict Resolution (Certificate, MA), Global Governance and Human Security (MA), Global Governance and Human Security (PhD), and International Relations (MA). Take a Class Get to know our programs by taking a single course. This will let you...

WORLD NEWS : NEW YORK :- His Eminence Prof. Dr. Madhu Krishan and all the Board of Governing Council Of Governors of 77 Countries have expressed their thanks with gratitude to Ms. ASHA J for promoting PEACE CULTURE Through her Video Album Click —-> ASHA J FOR PEACE Ms. ASHA J is GOOD WILL AMBASSADOR OF PEACE of both our UNITED NATIONS UNIVERSITY FOR GLOBAL PEACE www.unugp.education and ACADEMY OF UNIVERSAL GLOBAL PEACE USA www.augpusa.org . ASHA J is an UK Citizen who is popularly known as ASHA J For PEACE

WORLD NEWS : NEW YORK :- His Eminence Prof. Dr. Madhu Krishan and all the Board of Governing Council Of Governors of 77 Countries have expressed their thanks with gratitude to Ms. ASHA J for promoting PEACE CULTURE Through her Video Album Click —-> ASHA J FOR PEACE Ms. ASHA J is GOOD WILL AMBASSADOR OF PEACE of both our UNITED NATIONS UNIVERSITY FOR GLOBAL PEACE www.unugp.education and ACADEMY...

How the Kroc School Is Breaking Down the Boundaries of Conventional Career Development

This is a sponsored post on PCDNetwork The definition of careers is evolving as the nature of work changes. Where once there used to be a predictable path into the professional world and a clear image of what a career entailed, these days there’s much less certainty. If you’re a current or prospective student soon to enter the workforce, preparation is paramount, as is the institution that supports...

Call for Applications: Brandeis University, The Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Graduate Program in Coexistence and Conflict

This is a sponsored post on PCDN Brandeis University The Heller School for Social Policy and Management Master of Arts in Conflict Resolution and Coexistence Understanding conflict.  Facilitating Peace. Conflict takes many forms in today’s world.  The ability to manage it, resolve it, and seek productive pathways forward is more critical than ever.  At Heller, we’re giving the next generation...

TransConflict – November 2018 Review

Dear All, TransConflict is pleased to present a selection of articles published during November, plus updates from the Global Coalition for Conflict Transformation, available by visiting:   http://www.transconflict.com/2018/12/november-2018-review/   Highlights from the month include: Arms race redux – Matthew Parish – The logic of the second arms race is that, drones aside, seldom...

Journalists from around the globe compare challenges, threats

By Steven Youngblood, director, Center for Global Peace Journalism (Santa Fe, NM)-I traveled 754 miles from Kansas City to Santa Fe, New Mexico this week to attend and speak at a conference titled, “Journalism Under Fire” (JUF). Little did I realize that this short trip would literally take me around the world. JUF was blessed by the active presence of 48 international journalists (literally, from...

Making agriculture work for food and nutrition security 11-29 November 2019

The worldwide increase of food availability, through well designed agricultural policies and programmes, has not automatically led to better nourished populations. This course explores the nutrition-sensitivity of agricultural policies and programmes and focuses on which nutrition-sensitive agricultural pathways lead to food and nutrition security.  The world-wide increase of food availability, through...

Responsible aquaculture development for food security and economic progress – 4-22 November 2019

Responsible development of the aquaculture sector requires actions at the farm level and higher levels. This course introduces the ecosystem approach to aquaculture development as promoted by FAO and what can be done at the farm level to make aquaculture more sustainable. On a global scale aquaculture has been growing steadily in the past decades. The global demand for aquaculture products is driven...

Food systems: towards food security in an urbanising society – short course Wageningen September 2019

The global challenge is to provide sufficient food for a nutritious diet for healthy living for the growing world population that can be sustained for generations. This course explores the role of food systems in the provision of healthy and sustainable diets at national, regional and global levels. Upon completion of the course you will: – Participants get well acquainted with the framework...

Simultaneous 70th Anniversaries: Universal Declaration of Human Rights & World Citizenship Movement

By David Gallup Two moments in recent history have helped us to realize that there is one humanity and one earth: The first moment was when the bombs were dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki in World War II. These bombs confirmed that humans have the power to eradicate humanity and destroy the entire world. The second moment was when a rocket was propelled into near earth orbit in 1946, with an attached...

Google.org is issuing an open call to organizations around the world to submit their ideas for how they could use AI to help address societal challenges.

AI for Social Good› Crossposted from Google Working together to apply AI for social good Google.org is issuing an open call to organizations around the world to submit their ideas for how they could use AI to help address societal challenges. Selected organizations will receive support from Google’s AI experts, Google.org grant funding from a $25M pool, credit and consulting from Google Cloud,...

WORLD NEWS: New York : December 5th, 2018 HIS EMINENCE Prof. Dr. MADHU KRISHAN The Founder Chairman OF UNITED NATIONS UNIVERSITY FOR GLOBAL PEACE USA along with the Chancellor Prof. Lakshman Madhurasinghe and the Board of GOVERNING COUNCIL have expressed their thanks with gratitude to HRH AMB. DR. PERCY TAMAYO ∴ ♛ LL.D., J.D., Ph.D’s., D.D., J.C.D., J.S.D. CO-FOUNDER & SECRETARY GENERAL OF UNITED NATIONS UNIVERSITY FOR GLOBAL PEACE (UNUGP). Lifetime Position Vitalicio ; for his remarkable efforts on launching “GLOBAL PEACE LEADERSHIP” GLOBAL INITIATIVE

WORLD NEWS: New York : December 5th, 2018 HIS EMINENCE Prof. Dr. MADHU KRISHAN The Founder Chairman OF UNITED NATIONS UNIVERSITY FOR GLOBAL PEACE USA along with the Chancellor Prof. Lakshman Madhurasinghe and the Board of GOVERNING COUNCIL have expressed their thanks with gratitude to HRH AMB. DR. PERCY TAMAYO ∴ ♛ LL.D., J.D., Ph.D’s., D.D., J.C.D., J.S.D. CO-FOUNDER & SECRETARY GENERAL...

Study Peace at the University of Notre Dame: Fully-Funded Master’s Program

This is a sponsored post on PCDN     Applications are now being accepted for the International Peace Studies Concentration of the Master of Global Affairs program beginning in Fall 2019. This program builds on the strength of over 30 years of education and training for peacebuilding professionals at the Kroc Institute of International Peace Studies, now part of the new Keough School of Global...

Apply Today! Arcadia University’s Master of Arts in International Peace and Conflict Resolution (IPCR)

Problem Solving for Real World Issues. (This is a sponsored post on PCDN) The IPCR master’s degree program offers an innovative curriculum that allows students to develop an area of concentration within the discipline, build an international network of contacts, and gain practical experience. Arcadia’s IPCR program educates and trains you to be a practitioner who is able to develop innovative...

Call for Applications: 16-month Masters of Science in Conflict Management

Learn from the #1 Conflict Management program at public university in the USA! For almost 20 years, the Master of Science in Conflict Management (MSCM) at KSU has provided graduate students a solid grounding in the theory, research, and practice skills they need to “manage conflict like a pro”.   Attracting students and professionals from a wide variety of backgrounds for environments...

Call for Applications: PhD in International Conflict Management

The PhD in International Conflict Management in the School of Conflict Management, Peacebuilding and Development at Kennesaw State University (KSU) has students from around the world, creating a dynamic, yet intimate, educational environment. Doctoral students, after completing core courses, are given the flexibility to focus their studies in their desired areas. International Conflict Management is...

Call for Applications, The Kroc Institute’s 11th Annual Summer Institute for Faculty — Teaching Peace in the 21st Century

Announcing the 11th Annual Summer Institute for Faculty (this is a sponsored post on PCDN) The Kroc Institute is pleased to announce that the 11th Annual Summer Institute for Faculty — “Teaching Peace in the 21st Century” — will be held June 10-14, 2019, at the University of Notre Dame. The Summer Institute is a one-week program for university and college faculty who would like to...
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