CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: International Conflict Research Institute Summer School

Monday, January 31, 2011 - 19:00
PeaceWomen Consolidated Themes: 
Conflict Prevention
Peace Processes
Reconstruction and Peacebuilding
Initiative Type: 
Appeals & Demonstrations

*****FINAL APPLICATION DEADLINE – 25th March, 2011*****

12th INCORE International Summer School, hosted at the Magee Campus of the University of Ulster and will run from 13th - 17th June.

The INCORE Summer School provides a structured learning opportunity to analyse the dynamic and constantly changing field of conflict resolution and peacebuilding. Focusing on the latest research and concepts in peace and conflict studies and practice; participants are invited to compare, contrast and learn from different perspectives.

The School offers a unique opportunity to create links between theory, practice and policy. Special attention is given to how the experience and research of both practitioners and academics can impact upon policy makers within the field of conflict resolution, peacemaking, peacebuilding and reconciliation.

Previous participants have included USAID, European Union DG External Relations, UK Department for International Development, World Food Programme, UN Department for Peacekeeping Operations (DPKO) and others.

The INCORE Summer School is recognised by UNITAR (United Nations Institute for Training and Research) Programme of Correspondence Instruction in Peacekeeping Operations, and may form part of The Certificate-of-Training In Peace Support Operations (COTIPSO) Programme.

For more information please visit the website.