Major crisis in the World are growing now beyond control it seems the world leaders and international community are not doing enough to bring all the human right violation and human atrocity to an end such as the situation in Ukraine Syria and many others.
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Second Call for Applications
Master of Arts (M.A.) in Mediterranean Studies
( Academic year 2014/2015 )
The Department of Political Science and International Relations of the University of the Peloponnese (Greece), in partnership with
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Every morning one lady bike rider passes me when my bus gets stuck in the jam on the way to my office. She goes ahead to her destination by driving her Scooty easily and naturally on the wide and narrow spaces on the road as like as a man. Every day when I see her I give her a salute and admire her courage because it is Bangladesh, a moderate Islamic country by the constitution, where a big part of the people do not support from their mind to let the women go out from home for working…Continue
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I have conducted a number of workshops for students in various contexts about how to write a successful fellowship application. For the workshops I have put together a short-power point presentation that provides some key tips and strategies for developing an effective proposal, and also some key fellowship resources.
I am uploading the slides to this site, as perhaps some faculty may want to use the slides to help conduct workshops for their own…
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A monthly selection of the best new research and resources on local peacebuilding worldwide, as chosen by Insight on Conflict. This month’s edition features articles on local ownership of Security Sector Reform, reintegration of LRA abductees, and more. Sign up here to receive the newsletter by email each month.
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“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.”
Massive Open Online Courses:
Access to quality education has long been a subject of discussion as have issues surrounding teaching methods and ways to create and foster spaces conducive to learning. With new technologies becoming increasingly abundant, in the past several years many platforms have opened with the goal of providing knowledge and…
For my final project for TC105: Mobiles for International Development, I decided to interview Amy Sweeney of …Continue
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Subindra Bogati, a Nepalese peacebuilder, looks at the state of peace talks between the Nepalese government and the countries many small armed groups.
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Earlier this summer, TechChange's founder and CEO, Nick Martin was selected to participate in the…Continue
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Reflections on and concepts from the Practical Tools for Promoting Positive Change in Complex Contexts Course. Written by CDA’s Do No Harm Program Associate Director, Nicole…Continue
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GUIDE TO APPS FOR SOCIAL CHANGE
One of the main goals of this site is to help practitioners, students, and scholars network, connect, and share best resources. This guide will look at some of the key issues and considerations around using apps in peace and development work, as well as offer some examples of how they are being used. An…
"What's Happening in Conflict Resolution" is a weekly round up of the all the ADR news, jobs, events and more. Check it out each week and view past versions [HERE].
Added by Jeff Thompson on August 27, 2014 at 8:30am — No Comments
There are countless opportunities for individuals seeking to pursue academic study at all levels to obtain financial support from private foundations, directly from academic institutions and from various governmental and intergovernmental agencies. In addition, there are a number of fellowships that provide funding for independent research/internships/language study as part of (or after completing) an academic program. As part of…
This story comes from Bourem, Gao region, Northern Mali.
« I was at home alone with my mum that Thursday, and it was around noon when two rebels showed up at our door with guns. They were…
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In the capital city of Asmara, Eritrea, an Orthodox Christian Church and a Muslim Mosque stand within a stone-throw distance of each other. But, there are no stones being thrown. The story of the peaceful co-existence of the religions of Islam and Christianity in the Country of Eritrea is an…
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Israel, Gaza and the Future of Humanitarian Law by Iain Guest
Israel’s tactics during the war in Gaza force us to ask whether humanitarian law has value in today’s “asymmetric” wars. It is a troubling and difficult question, the more so as the International Committee of the Red Cross is currently celebrating the 150th anniversary of the first Geneva Convention, on the protection of…Continue