By James M. Dorsey
Mounting tension between Israel and Palestinians on the occupied West Bank and in East Jerusalem have spilt on to Israeli Palestinian soccer pitches in Israel proper as Israel swings towards ultra-nationalists that make Prime Minister Benyamin Netanyahu look like the best card in a bad hand.
Israeli human rights and legal advocacy group Adalah – The Legal Center for Arab Minority Rights charged in a petition to the Tel Aviv district court that the Israel…Continue
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Finding the right job in conflict resolution, international development and related fields requires a combination of the right experience and training, an understanding of the field, developing strong connections and a bit of serendipity. In addition to academic and/or professional training, it is essential to have an understanding of how conflict resolution works in practice. Many people working in conflict related jobs, will not find employment with "conflict…Continue
From the U.S. Institute of Peace. You can view this post on the USIP web site here.
By William B. Taylor
Tunisia’s prospects for retaining its title as the only transition of the Arab Spring that hasn’t failed or collapsed into violence faces further tests this month and next, with important parliamentary elections scheduled for Oct. 26 and a…Continue
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You are President & CEO of your global life. It's time to be briefed like it:Continue
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A longer version of the following appeared in The Essential Edge: Whatever Happened to Foreign Reporting? This article is based on my editorial in Le News, the English-language fortnightly for the Lake Geneva Region in Switzerland of which I am editor. As a long time foreign correspondent covering humanitarian, conflict and media issues, I am deeply concerned by the…Continue
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"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].…
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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…
Oumarou Gado argues that it will be impossible to fight terrorism in the Sahel region without taking harnessing the role of local leaders
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Over the past four decades, countless organizations have been formed to try and foster advocacy, collective action and bridge building to convene like minded professionals or individuals to work to address specific challenges in sectors ranging from health, education, conflict and others.
The purpose of this resource guide is to provide an overview of…Continue
I went out with a new friend back in April, for sushi. Just sushi. And it ended up costing me thousands of dollars.
As Melissa Ovard described how they had formed a company to provide products to make girls’ adolescent transitions easier, I was hooked. Her enthusiasm spilled all over our unagi and seawead salad, and I knew I had to be a part of Girl Lux.…Continue
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Last week I attended an unconference. Well. Not really. My husband was invited and me and my son tagged along. So far, apart from saying unconference, that's really a common occurrence. If you are like me, we have been to our fair share of conferences, trainings, conventions, either as a primary attendee, a trainer or as a participant. So why is this worthy of a blog?
I was just going to soak on sun and sand as a treat to…Continue
A NOVEL APPROACH TOWARDS REFUGEE/NON-REFUGEE COMMUNITIES & RESETTLEMENT COUNTRIES
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Is religion the main cause of conflict today? New report answers 5 key questions on the link between peace and religion.
The Institute for Economics and Peace has just released a new report that debunks common myths about the link between religion and peace. Given how much news coverage focuses on religiously motivated violence, we saw it necessary to undertake a global statistical analysis so that we might…Continue
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The Philippines is an archipelago country comprising 7107 islands divided among three island groups (Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao) located 600 miles off the south-eastern coast of the Asian mainland. These three groups are further divided into 16 administrative regions and autonomous local governments in 78 provinces, 84 cities, 1,525 municipalities and about 42,000 barangays or villages.
The country has an estimated 92.34 million inhabitants with an annual growth rate of 1.90. Half of…Continue
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