Featuring the U.S. premiere of "Salam Shabab" (Peace Youth), the first peacebuilding reality TV series for Iraqi youthWebcast: This event will be webcast live beginning at 4pm EST on January 25, 2012 at www.usip.org/webcast.Online viewers will be able to engage panelists and each other through live chat and Twitter discussions (hashtag: #salamshabab)Young people throughout the Middle East and North Africa are having their own unique experiences driving social change and revolution in their countries. Meanwhile, Iraqi youth look ahead to their roles as leaders in the midst of continuing political crisis and violence. This event will explore what connects and divides Iraqi youth from others across the region. In Iraq, "Salam Shabab" is the very first peacebuilding reality television program depicting the story of Iraqi youth. The series showcases…See More
Application Deadline is April 25th!In cooperation with Johns Hopkins University Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS), the 2011 Bologna Symposium will bring together the globe’s brightest young minds from top graduate institutions, international organizations, grassroots peace movements, and the armed services. Over a four-week period, participants will undergo intensive training by the field’s premier political leaders, academic experts, practitioners, and advocates in the practical skills necessary to foster peace and security in their communities and the world. In addition, participants may apply to earn graduate-level course credit from SAIS, one of the world’s top graduate schools for international affairs.The curriculum of the Bologna Symposium on Conflict Prevention, Resolution, and Reconciliation is designed and managed by IPSI in coordination with Academic Coordinators Dr. P. Terrence Hopmann,…See More
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I,m from Sudan , I worked for so many international NGOs and I worked as a project officer for the British Charity Organization Practical-Action and I worked as a project officer for UNIDO till 31 August 2010 , both of the above mentioned organizations are concerned about peace building in so many aspects and through different approaches, I worked in so many conflicts areas in different places in Sudan for example : eastern Sudan and South Kordofan region . now I'm a Program coordinator for Primary Education Retention Programme (PERP) an EU project to enhance primary education in 5 states in Sudan, I'm the programme coordinator for Kassala State.
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Please list the countries and/or regions in which you (or your organization) have direct and significant expertise
Sudan , Sultanate of Oman and Uganda .
What is your current country of residence (or location of your organization)?
What is your current job (and organization) and/or where and what field are you studying?
Consultant , I studied sociology and development studies
How many years professional experience do you have ?
Which Languages do you speak Proficiently? (note we can not list all languages, only some major world languages or ones related to conflict regions)
Which are your primary sectoral areas of expertise (or the primary sectoral areas of your organization) ?
Anti-Corruption, Business, Civil Society, Conflict Resolution, Culture, Democratization, Development, Dialogue, DDR, Economics, Education, Environment, Facilitation, Gender, Health, Human Rights, Information and Communication Technology, Internally Displaced, Humanitarian Relief, Natural Resources, Organizational Development, Peacebuilding, Policing, Refugees, Social Entreprenuership, Transparency, Violence Prevention, Youth
Which are your primary skills areas(or the primary skill areas of your organization)?
Advocacy, Capacity Building, Curriculum Development, Information Technology, Monitoring, Program Administration, Program Design, Program Implemenation, Qualitative Skills, Quantitative Skills, Training
Please select the donors (bi-lateral, international or foundations) in which you have direct and signifcant experience (either work for the donor or on projects funded by them)
What are some of your current areas of research (if any)?
Community Based Organizations roles in rural development and mobilization for education .
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this kindly for me to meet you and be as friend with you at development network at worldwide due to as Sudanese we need more capacities building for developing our country as we know was suffered from long civil war Africa content and now will be facing critical situation in upcoming period such as referendum process and what will do after this process as Sudanese citizens.
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