The International Institute of Peace and Development Studies (IIPDS) is calling for applications from peace activists, community development workers, scholars, journalists and youth, women and religious leaders for its next School of Peace Studies and Conflict Transformation Course. The two-week course will take place in Bangkok, Thailand, from February14th – 25th February 2019.It will include workshops, lectures and exposure visits to local communities and peace initiatives.
Since its debut in 2005, the annual peace studies programs have empowered a network of community leaders, activists and scholars from across the world. The School of Peace Studies and Conflict Transformation focuses on understanding peace and conflict in local, regional and international contexts, conflict analysis, its positive transformation and violence prevention. Participants will gain skills relevant to peacebuilding and creative justpeace advocacy and actions from grassroots, national and international levels.
In conjunction with the 17th School of Peace Studies and Conflict Transformation Course, IIPDS in collaboration with its partner academic institutions, is holding the 3rd Young Scholar Conference under the theme “Global Leadership in Crisis: Overcoming the Divide towards Inclusive and Humane Societies” to be held in Bangkok, Thailand from28th February – 1st March 2019.Participants accepted into the School of Peace Studies and Conflict Transformation are encouraged to apply to the 3rd Young Scholar Conference by submitting the abstract of the paper along with their course application.
Participants accepted into the School of Peace Studies and Conflict Transformation are encouraged to apply to the 3rd Young Scholar Conference by submitting the abstract of the paper along with their course application.
Women and community workers in conflict areas are particularly encouraged to apply. English proficiency is required.
How to apply?
Please download the application form athttps://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1C_x7Ns2NJeIkv-cS4AruWQ6lLj6ZSAw3…, and send email@example.com
Applications close on January 25th, 2019. No applications will be accepted after this date.
Travel costs from home country to Thailand are the responsibility of the participant or sponsoring agency.
Participants are encouraged to explore and mobilize sponsorship from their respective institutions and networks.
US$250: Two Week Peace Studies and Conflict Transformation CourseUS$350: Two Week Peace Studies and Conflict Transformation Course + the 3rd Young Scholar Conference
Interested candidates can fill up the application form which can be downloaded from the below link and send firstname.lastname@example.org: