Category: Courses

Cuba Presentations – Wednesday April 30!

Join the students from the Spring Break Cuba trip and hear their presentations on their experiences in this fascinating country! Public welcome. Wednesday, April 30 in the DLC.

Team El Salvador Leadership Applications – Still time to apply! -

- Application deadline EXTENDED to April 29 -  Team El Salvador Practicum 2014-2015 Call for Leadership Applications Team El Salvador (TES) is seeking three student leaders to lead the Team El Salvador 9 Practicum during its 2014-2015 program year. Do you want to ...

Free Online course with World Bank representatives

"Turn Down the Heat: Why a 4°C Warmer World Must be Avoided" is a World Bank hosted free online course on the internet platform of coursera. Session starts January 27th and will run for four weeks. This MOOC has a week-by-week ...

Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals (CBYX) Fellowships, Germany

The Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals (CBYX) is a fully-funded scholarship opportunity,  and is currently accepting applications. CBYX is a yearlong fellowship to study and work in Germany. CBYX is open to applicants in all career fields, though preference ...

Human Rights Essay Award Competition

This annual competition sponsored by the Academy on Human Rights and Humanitarian Law at American University Washington College of Law seeks to stimulate the production of scholarly work in international human rights law. The 2014 topic is Persons with Disabilities and ...

2-Week Intensive Program on Transitional Justice and Economic Development

Mount Holyoke College and Smith College are proud to cohost “Reconstructing Societies in the Wake of Conflict: Transitional Justice and Economic Development,” a two-week  of the Women in Public Service Project (WPSP). This intensive program, cosponsored by the U.S. Department ...

USIP Training Courses for Individuals Working on Conflict Issues

The Academy for International Conflict Management and Peacebuilding of the United States Institute of Peace offers onsite, online and customized courses on conflict prevention, management, and resolution. The Academy’s practitioner-oriented courses, held at the USIP headquarters in Washington and elsewhere, ...

Online Course: TC141- Mapping for International Development

The use of digital mapping tools is beginning to reshape the way that international development activities are carried out. Government agencies, NGOs, companies, and other actors are beginning to turn to digital maps to draw attention to human rights violations, ...

NYTimes Article on ‘The Global Elite’s Favorite Strongman’ Highlights Issues To Be Covered in DPMI Rwanda Training

Those interested in taking the Development Project Management Institute training in Rwanda January 14-23, 2014 are encouraged to check-out the September 4 New York Times Magazine article, "The Global Elite's Favorite Strongman". The in-depth biographical piece provides insight on the life ...

GSIPM Colloquium Presents: Christopher Twomey, Assistant Professor at NPS, Wednesday, March 27!

The colloquium is a semester-long guest speaker series, bringing leaders and practitioners from all over the world to share their experiences in trying to solve some of the world’s toughest problems. Christopher Twomey, Assistant Professor at the Naval Postgraduate School ...

GSIPM Colloquium Presents: Steve Clemons, Editor at Large at The Atlantic, on Tuesday, March 26!

The colloquium is a semester-long guest speaker series, bringing leaders and practitioners from all over the world to share their experiences in trying to solve some of the world's toughest problems. Steve Clemons Editor at Large at The Atlantic and ...

GSIPM Colloquium Presents: Amy Hawthorne and Sophal Ear

GSIPM Colloquium Presents: Amy Hawthorne and Sophal Ear on Wednesday, March 13 at 6pm in Irvine Auditorium. All Welcome! For more information visit go.miis.edu/colloquium. Sophal Ear Professor, Naval Postgraduate School Lecture Topic:  Transition and Democracy-building Amy Hawthorne Consultant & Former Advisor, Bureau of Near Eastern Affairs, ...

Wednesday, Feb. 19 Presentation by GSIPM Colloquium Guest Speaker Mark Valencia

Dr. Mark J. Valencia is an internationally known maritime policy analyst, political commentator and consultant focused on Asia. He was a Senior Fellow with the East-West Center for 26 years where he originated, developed and managed international, interdisciplinary projects on ...

GSIPM Colloquium Presentation by Joseph Cirincione Tonight in Irvine at 6pm!

Join us tonight, Wednesday, Feb 13 at 6pm at the Irvine Auditorium for the GSIPM Colloquium Guest Speaker Joseph Cirincione's presentation on the topic of Nonproliferation Challenge of Old and New. To access the live stream go here: http://go.miis.edu/cirincione!

Wednesday, February 13, Colloquium Guest Speaker Joseph Cirincione President, Ploughshares Fund will present on the topic of Nonproliferation Challenge of Old and New

MIIS and GSIPM Present: The Fourth Annual Global Problems and Solutions Colloquium “Evolving Global Security Challenges: From Traditional to Nontraditional Security Challenges”. Wednesday, February 13, Colloquium Guest Speaker Joseph Cirincione President, Ploughshares Fund will present on the topic of Nonproliferation Challenge ...

Upcoming DPMI & DPMI Plus Info Session

Development Project Management Institute Information Session When: Tuesdayday, March 3, 12:15 - 2:00pm Where: McGowan 102 What: DPMI is a three-week training in project management and design, strategic partnership, social entrepreneurship, and facilitation as they relate to the field of international development. DPMI Plus is a ...

Spaces still available in the GSIPM Spring Colloquium – First Presentation Tonight, Feb 6

**Spaces still available in the spring semester course led by professors Tsuneo Akaha and Shanthi A. Kalathil. CRN: 20553 The colloquium is a semester-long guest speaker series. We bring in thought leaders and leading practitioners from all over the world to ...

Disaster Recovery Institute International Info Session is this Friday, Nov. 16th!

The Monterey Institute of International Studiesis collaborating with Disaster Recovery Institute International (DRII) to offer the Business Continuity Certificate starting in February 2013. The course is designed for students interested in business continuity, disaster recovery, and contingency planning. There will ...

Spring 2013 Colloquium on Evolving Global Security Challenges

"Evolving Global Security Challenges: From Traditional to Nontraditional Security" This colloquium will introduce students to the academic discourse and policy debate on the evolving nature of global security challenges -- from traditional national security focused on military threats and responses to ...

Online Course: Disarmament For Development

The International Peace Bureau (IPB) and the Open University of Catalonia (UOC) are pleased to announce that the on-line course on Disarmament for Development will start on April 17, coinciding with the Global Day of Action on Military Spending (GDAMS). OPEN FOR REGISTRATION UNTIL ...