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This community on the Peace Portal features stories from Gender Experts working on peace and conflict prevention. This includes stories on the roles women are playing all over the world to prevent conflict as well as the importance of including women in peacebuilding and conflict prevention. Stories also include why it is key for women to have access to education and the impact this has on peace and conflict prevention.
The Rotary Foundation is now accepting applications for the fully-funded Rotary Peace Fellowship. The fellowship provides academic and practical training to prepare fellows for leadership roles in solving today's global challenges.
Up to 100 fellows are selected every year in a globally competitive process based on personal, academic, and professional achievements. Fellows earn either a professional development certificate in peace and conflict studies or a master's degree in a range of disciplines related to peace and security at one of six Rotary Peace Centers at leading universities around the world.
Protecting children from the impact of armed violence in the community is a priority concern for the United Nations Special Representative of the Secretary-General (SRSG) on Violence against Children and is being pursued in cooperation with a wide range of partners within and beyond the United Nations.
The report provides an overview of the problem, case examples, and practical suggestions for solutions.
Japan Center for Conflict Prevention is an international NGO with its headquarters in Tokyo, Japan. Through thier field offices in Africa and the Middle East, they run a wide variety of projects, ranging from community safety, research and training in peace and security, prevention of and response to gender based violence, to youth de-radicalization with strong focus on capacity-building.
Join the Peace Boat this Summer! The Summer Program focuses on "Peace Education and the Sustainable Development Goals in Latin America." Participants joining this summer program will learn about meaningful development experiences and efforts in the Latin American region to maintain peace, traveling to Panama, Nicaragua and El Salvador.
The project "Whole of Society Conflict Prevention and Peacebuilding", or WOSCAP aims at enhancing the capabilities of the EU for implementing conflict prevention and peacebuilding interventions through sustainable, comprehensive and innovative civilian means. You can visit the project website at www.woscap.eu