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March 19, 2014 to March 21, 2014
The United Nations Mandated University for Peace invites you and your colleagues to attend their international Model United Nations Conference, UPMUNC 2014 taking place March 19-21, 2014. For more information go to www.upeace.org/UPMUNC to joins us here in Costa Rica for this remarkable event. We will receive delegates from over 30 countries this year!30USD Registration fee is paid on the first day of the conference, and it includes three lunches, 6…See More
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Please feel free to provide a short bio about yourself or the work of your organization (no more than 3 paragraphs)
I was raised at the SOS Children's Village located in Ibague as well as in different countries.

At the SOS Village I learned social skills as well as how to create or provoke a positive social change for the most needed people. I was awarded a scholarship to culminate my high school in Costa Rica. In Costa Rica I studied for two and a half years and from there I was awarded a scholarship to study the IB with the organization United World Colleges in Norway (RCNUWC).

William earned his B.A in Political Sciences at Luther College. At Luther College, William was awarded the Jensen Medal for his service projects, which were taken as far as to Ethiopia, Haiti, and as close as to Decorah, IA where Luther College is located.

I am a coo-founder of Colombia Soy Yo: www.colombiasoyyo.org and www.aynah.org

Currently, I am a M.A candidate in the program of Responsible Management & Sustainable Economic Development, with the estimated date of graduation, June 20, 2014. Soon after graduating, I will move to Des Moines, IA with my beloved wife.
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individual (student), individual (professional)
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Colombia.
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United States of America
What is your current job (and organization) and/or where and what field are you studying?
Student of Responsible Management & Sustainable Economic Development at the UN University for Peace
How many years professional experience do you have ?
1-2
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http://https://www.facebook.com/CultureofPeace
Which Languages do you speak Proficiently? (note we can not list all languages, only some major world languages or ones related to conflict regions)
Spanish
Which are your primary sectoral areas of expertise (or the primary sectoral areas of your organization) ?
Civil Society, Conflict Resolution, Democratization, Development, Diplomacy, Facilitation, Humanitarian Relief, Organizational Development, Social Entreprenuership, Sports for Development
Which are your primary skills areas(or the primary skill areas of your organization)?
Advocacy, Communication, Fundraising, Program Administration, Program Design, Program Implemenation, Research, 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)
United Nations
What are some of your current areas of research (if any)?
Globalization
Sustainable Development
Transition Towns
Alternative paradigms and economic systems

William A. Montoya's Blog

Peace is the end, Peace Building the Means.

Posted on September 12, 2010 at 12:32am 0 Comments

Peace is the End, Peace Building the Means



Hola, Hi, hej, Kounichoua, Hello, Bonjour- I hope you all are doing well today.



Peace is an end I have wanted to achieve ever since I came to the SOS Children's Village in Ibague, where I spent eight years since I was eight. I received a scholarship to finish high school in Costa Rica, starting on 2003-2005.…
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At 6:52am on May 18, 2010, Paul Bueno de Mesquita said…
Hola Amigo de Noviolencia -- here is the link you need for details:

www.uri.edu/nonviolence
Hope to hear from you soon!
Peace,
Paul Bueno de Mesquita
At 7:18am on May 12, 2010, Paul Bueno de Mesquita said…
Dear William -- We have working at our Center a young women from Ibague, Colombia -- her name is Laura Baracaldo. She is a graduate student studying education with a focus on nonviolence and peace studies -- and serving as our international liaison. She is on the Peace and Development Collaborative -- search her up and make connection for further discussion of Nonviolence in Colombia. -- Peace, Paul Bueno de Mesquita
At 7:52pm on April 15, 2009, shyam tosawad said…
Dear friend
thanks for accepting me as a friend wish you all the best
 
 
 

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