Civil society has emerged as one of the potential drivers of domestic change in a context where "enlargement fatigue" is rife and the EU has few concrete benefits to offer its neighbouring countries in exchange for their reform efforts. By offering insights from the ground and stimulating change "bottom-up", it is thought that organised civil society can complement top-down external incentives in fostering both policy adjustments and democratisation more broadly.
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The School of International and Intercultural Communication (SIIC), supported by MERCUR (Mercator Research Center Ruhr) and the UA-Universities Bochum, Dortmund and Duisburg-Essen, is offering one PhD Scholarship starting April 1, 2015.
The Practitioner Trainings held at KURVE Wustrow are open for application – unfortunately with a very short deadline only. KURVE Wustrow offers six different trainings during February – March 2016, namely:
Global Campaign for Peace Education - Press information - 30 October 2015 (Washington) - Raz Mohammed Dalili, one of Afghanistan’s most recognised peace educators, has been awarded the prestigious 2015 El-Hibri Peace Education Prize, the El-Hibri Foundation said here on Wednesday. Raz Dalili will accept an award of $30,000 for his organization at a private ceremony in late October, the foundation said in a statement. Three graduate students will also receive $5,000 scholarships at the ceremony to further their peace education studies.
Im neuen Kompass erzählen Psychologen, Friedensarbeiter aus aller Welt und andere, wie sie mit ihren eigenen Traumata umgehen und es schaffen weiter zu brennen.
Norwegian Nobel Committee - Press release - 9 October 2015 - The Norwegian Nobel Committee has decided that the Nobel Peace Prize for 2015 is to be awarded to the Tunisian National Dialogue Quartet for its decisive contribution to the building of a pluralistic democracy in Tunisia in the wake of the Jasmine Revolution of 2011.
While Peace Research (PR) has always incorporated different methodological approaches, large-N studies of state-level effects have driven the policy and practice of peace intervention.
The Transitional Justice Institute (TJI) and the International Conflict Research Institute (INCORE) at Ulster University invite proposals for a
one-day postgraduate conference on "Masculinities, Violence and (Post-)Conflict" on Thursday, 14 January 2016. This student-led event will