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Guide to Organizations Without/Beyond Borders

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…

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Added by Craig Zelizer on December 19, 2014 at 5:54pm — 4 Comments

PCDN in 2014, a snapshot of our major accomplishments and a preview of 2015's exciting developments

Dear PCDN Members,

The year 2014 marked several large accomplishments for PCDN- none of which would be possible without our members. Over the past year, the PCDN team has been delighted to continue to help thousands of individuals and organizations around the world access the tools, resources, and connections needed to further their missions. We…

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Added by Craig Zelizer on December 15, 2014 at 2:56pm — No Comments

How Organizations/Employers Can Benefit from Using the Peace and Collaborative Development Network

Dear Colleagues,



Membership in the Peace and Collaborative Development Network is free and open to individuals and organizations. However, PCDN strongly urges you to consider a paid membership in order to help support the network  (for more details see below or the…

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Added by Craig Zelizer on December 15, 2014 at 12:48pm — 26 Comments

Resource Guides to Careers, Networking, Funding (and more) in Development, Social Change, CR, and Related Fields

Please note that this site is designed to provide networking and sharing of promising practices. Individuals are not allowed to post their individual requests to find jobs as the site would deluged and there are other websites that do provide this service. However, we have developed several short guides to careers, academic programs, funding, research, teaching resources, practice in peacebuilding, international development, human rights and related…

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Added by Craig Zelizer on December 10, 2014 at 9:40pm — 56 Comments

Guide to Careers in International Affairs (Including Review of Top Job Sites)

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…

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Added by Craig Zelizer on December 7, 2014 at 4:10pm — 55 Comments

A GUIDE TO TWEETING FOR PEACE and SOCIAL CHANGE

A GUIDE TO TWEETING FOR PEACE and SOCIAL CHANGE

 

Since its founding in 2006, Twitter has rapidly grown to be one of the most powerful online platforms for connecting hundreds of millions of individuals and organizations around the world.   While the estimates vary, Twitter estimates they have over 100 million active monthly users of the platform and almost 500 million registered…

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Added by Craig Zelizer on December 6, 2014 at 10:12pm — 13 Comments

PCDN's Dr. Catalina Rojas awarded the prestigious SXSW Dewey Award for use of digital technology to help others

PCDN's Dr. Catalina Rojas awarded the prestigious SXSW Dewey Award for use of digital technology to help others

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Added by Craig Zelizer on December 3, 2014 at 3:34pm — No Comments

Top Resources for Finding Scholarships/Fellowships in Conflict Resolution and Related Fields

Dear Colleagues,

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…

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Added by Craig Zelizer on December 2, 2014 at 8:45am — 32 Comments

Guide to Blogging for Peace and Social Change

This resource guide to Blogging for Social Change is designed to provide an introduction to what is a blog, to outline why PCDN individual and organizational members might want to actively undertake blogging, highlight some key success, as well highlight ethical issues and challenges that can arise that any blogger should consider.  As with all of PCDN's …

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Added by Craig Zelizer on November 26, 2014 at 10:07pm — 3 Comments

Useful Media Sites for News About Conflict and Peace

Dear Colleagues



In today's increasingly connected world there are thousands of resources available to obtain news and analysis about conflict and peace related issues. However, there are not that many sites that provide true in-depth analysis, reflection from a deep conflict or peace perspective. Within the field of conflict resolution there has also been a rapid growth in the field of peace journalism or peace media. The basic concept is that instead of media reporting passively…

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Added by Craig Zelizer on November 14, 2014 at 12:09pm — 36 Comments

How to Support the Peace and Collaborative Development Network (Creative Ideas Welcome)

Dear Colleagues



There are a number of ways you can help support the PCDN network as outlined below.

 

1. Become a Paying Member - The PCDN network has helped impact thousands of…

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Added by Craig Zelizer on November 13, 2014 at 6:17am — 16 Comments

Guide to Key Resources for Funding Work in Peacebuilding, International Dev and Related Fields

In this section, I will provide some of the key resources for obtaining funding for on the ground work. Please also take a look at the posting 12 Key Steps to Obtaining Funding for on the Ground Work which provides overall conceptual strategies.



Please note that we do not allow any requests for funding on this site as the network would be deluged.…

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Added by Craig Zelizer on November 9, 2014 at 11:07am — 38 Comments

Guide to MA Program in Peace and Conflict Resolution and Related Fields

Dear Colleagues



Many individuals around the world are interested in doing graduate work in Peace and Conflict Resolution at the MA or Ph.D. level. This guide is for MA level programs. For Ph.D. programs see the resource guide There are several excellent existing guides to finding programs listed below (Please note that no…

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Added by Craig Zelizer on October 29, 2014 at 10:18pm — 37 Comments

Guide to Ph.D. Programs in Conflict Resolution and Related Fields

Many individuals around the world are interested in doing graduate work in Peace and Conflict Resolution at the MA or Ph.D. level. This guide is focused solely on Ph.D. level programs. If you're interested in MA level programs, please consult the MA guide.



Several colleagues at Eastern Mennonite University, in their Conflict Transformation…

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Added by Craig Zelizer on October 29, 2014 at 10:16pm — 28 Comments

Top Sites for Finding Academic Jobs in Conflict Resolution, Development and Related Fields

Dear Colleagues

I frequently receive inquiries regarding what are the best methods for finding teaching jobs related to peace and conflict resolution. Below please find some suggestions and please feel free to add others.…

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Added by Craig Zelizer on October 4, 2014 at 9:43am — 4 Comments

What Others are Saying about the PCDN Network (Add your Own Comments)

The Peace and Collaborative Development Network is an open source for networking, resources, and exploring the fields of peacebuilding, conflict resolution, development, human rights, and more. We are constantly developing the site and also seeking feedback on how the site may have impacted you. Below please find feedback from some members. To see additional feedback and make your own comments, visit the…

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Added by Craig Zelizer on October 3, 2014 at 5:48pm — 87 Comments

Top 10 Suggestions and Resources for Finding Internships in Intl Development, CR and Related Fields

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Many students are interested in finding appropriate internships in the field to help develop their skills and experience. There are a number of suggestions that could be helpful in the search for a great internship that are offered below. First please note that this site is designed to provide opportunities for networking and sharing resources. In general individual postings seeking jobs/internships are not…

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Added by Craig Zelizer on October 3, 2014 at 11:23am — 25 Comments

Please Consider Advertising on the Peace & Collaborative Development Network

Is your organization involved in peacebuilding, social entrepreneurship, development or international affairs issues?

Are you responsible for recruiting students, seeking candidates for…

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Added by Craig Zelizer on September 22, 2014 at 10:18am — No Comments

PLEASE PAY WHAT YOU CAN TO HELP MAINTAIN AND GROW PCDN

PLEASE PAY WHAT YOU CAN TO HELP MAINTAIN AND GROW PCDN

 

 

The PCDN network has helped impact thousands of individuals and organizations around the world to help connect, inspire, provide sources of funding, scholarships, training and…

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Added by Craig Zelizer on September 22, 2014 at 10:00am — No Comments

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