Category: Conferences

Conference at Georgetown: Managing Diversity in Divided Societies

Georgetown University Conflict Resolution Program will host a conference on Divided Societies from January 30-31, 2014. In a globalized world with increased migration and mobility, diversity has become a central issue in society and government. Differences in race, ethnicity, language, ...

Call for Papers: Notre Dame Student Peace Conference 2014, Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies

The 2014 Notre Dame Student Peace Conference Committee announces “Building Peace: Integrating Two Decades of Progress,” scheduled for March 28–29, 2014, at the University of Notre Dame. This event is sponsored by the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies. The conference ...

CONFERENCE: Historical Justice and Memory: Questions of Rights and Accountability in Contemporary Society

AHDA’s (The Alliance for Historical Dialogue and Accountability) Dialogues on Historical Justice and Memory Network, at Columbia University’s Institute for the Study of Human Rights, will hold its second annual conference in New York City, December 5-7, 2013. The conference ...

RSC International Conference 2014 – Refugee voices, Oxford

The Refugee Studies Centre’s international conference, 24-25 March 2014, will explore the voices and aesthetic expressions of those dispossessed, displaced and marginalised by the pre-eminence of the nation state. The Conference will bring together scholars from across the social sciences ...

CODEPINK event: Drones Around the Globe: Proliferation and Resistance Washington DC, November 16-17, 2013

The peace group CODEPINK, progressive think-tank Institute for Policy Studies, The Nation Magazine, and National Lawyers Guild (Georgetown Chapter) are hosting a second drone summit titled “Drones Around the Globe: Proliferation and Resistance” in Washington, DC. We are bringing together drone ...

Center for Conflict Studies 2013 Conference on November 14-16, 2013

Save the date for the upcoming 2013 Annual Conference from the Center for Conflict Studies. Meet interesting practioners and scholars and support Prof. Iyer and MIIS students at panels during November 14-16, 2013.  

Call for Essays “Many Languages One World” UN Academic Impact Student Essay Contest

Submit an essay (2000 words or less) exploring how multilingual ability advances global citizenship and understanding. Your essay should reflect your academic, cultural, and national context. Entries must be in one of the 6 official languages of the United Nations ...

Invitation to Q&A session with General Palomeros, hosted by Atlantic Community

The German think tank atlantic-community.org is inviting students to take part in a Q&A session with General Jean-Paul Palomeros, the NATO Supreme Allied Commander Transformation. This Q&A series help students to further their opinions and add a decision maker's perspective ...

3rd Annual African Alliance for Peace Summit, Rwanda, 16-19 February 2014

The African Alliance for Peace (AAP) is one of the largest peace initiatives on the continent. Growing out of the Global Alliance for Ministries and Infrastructures of Peace (GAMIP), it includes members from Rwanda, Senegal, Uganda, and South Africa, Sierra Leone, ...

International Summer School in Forced Migration, Refugee Studies Centre, Oxford, 2014

Plan your summer 2014 and travel to the UK to attend the International Summer School in Forced Migration, hosted by the Refugee Studies Centre in Oxford. The event runs from July 7 to 25. The summer school offers an intensive, interdisciplinary ...

Corruption Conference in New York City, November 21 and 22

The Center for Public Scholarship is going to present the 30th Social Research conference, "Corruption," on Thursday and Friday, November 21 and 22, 2013, at The New School in New York City. Event schedule is available here. Signs of corruption and ...

Call for Applications: Ashoka ChangemakerXchange

The Ashoka ChangemakerXchange is a platform for collaboration among the world's most inspiring young social entrepreneurs. In 2012 40 youth from Europe and Turkey got the chance to come together in Istanbul and Berlin to share experiences, exchange ideas and ...

Call for Applications, American Middle Eastern Network for Dialogue at Stanford

The American Middle Eastern Network for Dialogue at Stanford (AMENDS) is a student run initiative at Stanford University. It is currently calling for application for its 2014 Summit in April. During the summit, workshops will allow for engaging leaders from ...

How to Make a Living and Change the World, Launch of PCDN’s Online Event Series with Dr. Craig Zelizer

Given the PCDN's community desire for increased interaction and learning, the network is pleased to announce their new online event series. Regular series of online webinars with leading scholars and practitioners from around the world, related to core themes of ...

2nd Annual International Conference on Transgenerational Trauma: Communal Trauma and Victim Identities in Amman, Jordan

The Common Bond Institute will be hosting the 2nd Annual International Conference on Transgenerational Trauma for 4 days in October in Amman, Jordan. It will run from October 16th through October 19th, 2013. For more information on guidelines for calls ...

Call for Papers for Conference at Columbia University, December 2013

AHDA’s (The Alliance for Historical Dialogue and Accountability) Dialogues on Historical Justice and Memory Network, at Columbia University’s Institute for the Study of Human Rights, will hold its second annual conference in New York City, December 5-7, 2013.  Historical dialogue and ...

Call For Application: International Fellowship For Reconciliation 2013!

Are you between the ages of 18 and 28? Then you are eligible to apply with the International Fellowship for Reconciliation School for a 9-week nonviolence training and internship program in Nyack, New York. The program will start October 21 ...

Institute for Humane Studies Announces Hayek Fund Grant

The Hayek Fund awards grants to academics who pursuit careers that go beyond standard curricula. Up to $750 can be provided for career development for students and untenured scholars. The grant can cover a variety of projects: travel costs for ...

The Center for Cultural Diplomacy Studies (CCDS) of The Institute for Cultural Diplomacy offers Master Programs and Certificates

The Centre for Cultural Diplomacy Studies (CCDS) of the Institute of Cultural Diplomacy in Berlin, Germany, offers a variety of academic programs and professional certificates which comprise the "World´s first Master Degrees in Cultural Diplomacy and International Relations/Global Governance/Globalization as ...

4th Social Good Summit in NYC in September 2013.

Become part of a great summit where "world leaders, technology pioneers, grassroots activists and engaged citizens" discuss ideas on technology and how it can be used for social change and better lives! The summit is supported by the United Nations Foundation, ...