All Blog Posts Tagged 'Resources' (13)

Workshop Materials for How to Write a Successful Fellowship/Scholarship Application

Dear Colleagues

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…


Added by Craig Zelizer on April 21, 2014 at 7:22am — 41 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…


Added by Craig Zelizer on February 27, 2014 at 4:29pm — 26 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…


Added by Craig Zelizer on February 13, 2014 at 8:12am — 32 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…


Added by Craig Zelizer on October 7, 2013 at 10:10pm — 84 Comments

Guide to Peace and Tourism

Dear Colleagues

There are quite a few people who believe that one of the key aspects to promoting increased peace and understanding in the world is through facilitating positive interaction between individuals and communities from diverse backgrounds. The assumption is by learning about each other's cultures, languages, lives, that people can do discover what they have in common, as well as explore their differences and…


Added by Craig Zelizer on June 22, 2013 at 6:54pm — 26 Comments

PCDN Season's Greetings and New Developments for 2013 (Please Read)

Dear PCDN Members,

As we approach the end of the 2012, we wanted to take a moment to thank all of our PCDN members for helping us become one of the largest network’s in the world focused on peace and development, to share some of our key accomplishments of the past year, and what you can look forward to for…


Added by Craig Zelizer on December 21, 2012 at 8:13pm — No Comments

Making Of A Global Peace Movement

Beginning with just two second-hand computers and a small office space, which was donated by a local institution, this group of passionate peace lovers and volunteers have now become the most effective global peace movement.

Conciliation Resources (CR) is a London based international peace building and conflict resolution organization, which was established in 1994.

This organization is…


Added by Mazhar Iqbal on October 14, 2012 at 7:30pm — No Comments

10 Actions for International Day of Peace and Beyond (Please add your own suggestions)

Dear Colleagues

Today is the 10th International Day of Peace. This blog provides some background on the day, suggested actions and resources and invite additional input from PCDN members. Ideally every day would be a peace day in the world, but the goal of having an International Day of Peace is to help mobilize the global…


Added by Craig Zelizer on September 22, 2012 at 7:05am — 2 Comments

Guide to Nonviolence in Practice


One of the key questions around the globe today, is what is the role or the possible impact of non-violence and non-violent action in helping to end violent conflict and build peace? In many of complex and challenging conflicts in the world, where civilians are increasingly the targets and victims of violence, does non-violence have a positive role to play?

Within the field of conflict resolution, what is the role of non-violence and is… Continue

Added by Craig Zelizer on February 19, 2011 at 9:53pm — 48 Comments

Guide to Responding to Opportunities on the Peace and Collaborative Development Network

Dear Colleagues

Greetings. This is short guide to provide some strong recommendations regarding the opportunities posted on the Peace and Collaborative Development Network. As the site has grown in size, there is a need to provide some suggested guidelines of how to best use the network and what is appropriate.

1) Always Examine the Criteria that Sponsors have for Opportunities before Responding - Please note sponsors and organizations have multiple reasons for… Continue

Added by Craig Zelizer on January 5, 2010 at 9:51am — 4 Comments

CIC Event on Natural Resources & Conflict in the Eastern DR Congo

The Center on International Cooperation (CIC) at New York University would like to invite all those interested to our upcoming conference on “Practical Mechanisms to Combat the Militarization of Natural Resources in the DR Congo.”

In collaboration with the Permanent Mission of Germany to the United Nations and the Open Society Institute, this important event seeks to discuss feasible short to medium term measures to address… Continue

Added by Steve Hege on November 25, 2009 at 2:30pm — 3 Comments

Special Invitation to the Peace Media Clearinghouse - A NEW Multimedia Resource for Peacemakers

This is an initiative that several colleagues and I have been working on over the past year. Please distribute this to your networks. We are also looking for feedback from users about what you like about the site, how you can (or will) use this in your work, new features you would like to see, etc. Please post your comments on the blog or e-mail me via the site.


Added by Craig Zelizer on July 10, 2009 at 7:16pm — 10 Comments

Conciliation Resources

Added by IslandGuru on March 29, 2009 at 11:57am — No Comments

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