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Focus on Problems that Matter, Check out the Graduate Program Offerings at UMASS Boston

This is a sponsored post on PCDN Learn to manage conflict, build security, and govern local and global organizations through our graduate programs in Conflict Resolution (Certificate, MA), Global Governance and Human Security (MA), Global Governance and Human Security (PhD), and International Relations (MA). Take a Class Get to know our programs by taking a single course. This will let you...

Call for Applications, Georg Arnhold Senior Fellow for Education for Sustainable Peace, Germany

This is a sponsored post on PCDN The Georg Eckert Institute for International Textbook Research (GEI) in Braunschweig, Germany, invites applications for the 2020           Georg Arnhold Senior Fellow for Education for Sustainable Peace The fellowship aims to promote research on education for sustainable peace. Its focus lies on educational media and curricula at secondary...

Call for Applications, Policy Leader Fellowship 2019/2020 at the EUI School of Transnational Governance

This is a sponsored post on PCDN Policy Leader Fellowship 2019/2020 at the EUI School of Transnational Governance Apply now! The School of Transnational Governance (STG), based at the European University Institute (EUI) in Florence, is offering approximately 20 fellowships to early and mid-career policy professionals for the academic year 2019-2020. The Policy Leader Fellowship provides a unique...

Reflections On Truth Telling

An open letter from New Horizons Founder and Executive Director, Anastasia Rosen-Jones Dear Peace and Collaborative Development Network, This is a critical time for American citizens and those, beyond our shores, who are impacted by us.  So here I am these days, wanting from the deepest place inside of me to tell whomever will listen that, as a survivor of the Watergate era, one of the most important...

Call for Applications, Global Citizenship Education and Citizenship Education in a Changing World, International Summer School

This is a featured partner post on PCDN. Please cite PCDN as the source of the posting in your application.  Global Citizenship Education and Citizenship Education in a Changing World Normative and Pedagogical Challenges – 6th Georg Arnhold International Summer School Braunschweig, Germany 25 – 29 June 2019 This year’s summer school will focus on curriculum changes affecting Global Citizenship...

Call for Submissions: The Peace Journalist magazine

Submit an article to the Peace Journalist magazine! You are invited to submit an article for the April, 2019 edition of the Peace Journalist magazine. We are seeking articles of 500-1500 words about peace and media projects, workshops, seminars, courses, and so on. Our magazine is journalism and media focused, so we do not seek articles about general peace projects. The deadline for submissions is...

JOIN A LEADING INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS PROGRAM AT THE NEW SCHOOL IN NYC

This is a sponsored post on PCDN Go beyond a US-centered perspective to spark meaningful global change. Named one of the top international affairs programs by the Foreign Policy Association, The New School’s Studley Graduate Programs in International Affairs are distinctive in the New School tradition: critical, engaged, and iconoclastic. Students at The New School in New York City develop a critical...

Want to work for Change? Explore the Graduate Programs at the University of Peace

This is a sponsored organizational post on PCDN Are you worried about the current state of global affairs? Do you want to get involved in bringing about lasting change and becoming an agent for Peace? Are you thinking of studying abroad? If you answered yes to any of these questions, the University for Peace (UPEACE) in Costa Rica wants YOU! Created by United Nations General Assembly Resolution 35/55...

UNOY’s latest research report: Beyond Dividing Lines.

We – the United Network of Young Peacebuilders – are excited to share our latest research report with you: Beyond Dividing Lines. The reality of youth-led peacebuilding in Afghanistan, Colombia, Libya and Sierra Leone. This report presents the findings of a youth-led research conducted in four focus countries in collaboration with the UNOY Peacebuilders member organisations Afghans for Progressive...

Never do this when asking for an Introduction. Spark Joy by doing this!

How many times have you asked to make an introduction, facilitate a professional connection or provide a reference? When you are asked do you light up and think to yourself I’m delighted to make this connection or provide a reference? Or do you experience frustration and think I don’t know this person and they are asking me for something that isn’t reasonable? I write this short...

Attend the 2019 SID-Washington Career Fair, an Unparalleled Networking Opportunity for Professionals in International Development

This is a featured partner post on PCDN The 2019 SID-Washington Career Fair Thursday, January 31, 2019 10:00 AM – 5:30 PM The George Washington University Marvin Center The SID-Washington Career Fair offers an unparalleled networking opportunity for entry- and mid-level professionals to meet with a broad range of organizations representing all sectors in international development. We’ll have NGOs,...

Reflections On Truth Telling

An open letter from New Horizons Founder and Executive Director, Anastasia Rosen-Jones This is a critical time for American citizens and those, beyond our shores, who are impacted by us. So here I am this morning, wanting from the deepest place inside of me to tell whomever will listen that, as a survivor of the Watergate era, one of the most important things I know/believe, that I learned, as one...

Victims trivialized in published NY Times photo

By Steven Youngblood, director, Center for Global Peace Journalism One of the most difficult tests newspapers face is whether to publish horrifying, gory images from crime scenes and terrorist attacks. Journalists covering the recent Nairobi, Kenya hotel-office complex attack recently faced this test. On January 15, the New York Times published a graphic, bloody, close-up photo of bullet riddled...

How New Horizons Truth Or Dare GAME Helps Us Offset Chaos And Strengthens Our Small “Zone Of Peace”

If you’ve been wondering how New Horizons Truth Or Dare GAME helps us, at New Horizons, to offset chaos and strengthens our model small “zone of peace,” read through this post. Then look for Parts II and III, coming soon, to supplement this post, Part I: “How New Horizons Truth Or Dare GAME Helps Us Offset Chaos And  Strengthens Our Small “Zone Of Peace,”. I’m...

Episode 6 of Season 3

The “Jackie Chan” of Peace. The extraordinary life and career of Dr. Tatsushi Arai   From selling his car in order to purchase a plane ticket to Rwanda to teach to post-genocide survivors; to suffering malaria many times, to working for peace in Nigeria (and half the planet). Dr. Tatsushi Arai has built an extraordinary career as a seasoned U.N. adviser; peacebuilding academic and practitioner....

Looking for: Research consultants – baseline and endline

Faith to Action Network is looking for three research consultants, to carry out baselines and endlines in Burundi, Egypt and Tanzania. Applications are expected by February 3rd 2019 at the following email adress: HR@faithtoactionetwork.org A full description of the terms of references and application details are available here: https://www.faithtoactionetwork.org/tors-baselinesendlines/ Communities...

Human Rights under Threat: Implications for Transitional Justice – Call for Papers, 2019 ECPR Conference

Human Rights under Threat: Implications for Transitional Justice Section at the ECPR General Conference, 4-7 September 2019, Wrocław Call for Panels & Papers: The United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres acknowledged in his opening statement to the 73rd UN General Assembly that, “the human rights agenda is losing ground and authoritarianism is on the rise.” Indeed, we seem to be witnessing...

Upcoming Webinar on COWORKING for Social Impact

PCDN’s 2019 Career Series is focused The Future of Work in Social Change. We will continue our exploration of the key trends and concrete tips to help you advance a career of impact. Our first webinar this year will be on COWORKING for Social Impact Increasingly individuals and organizations are changing the notion of the workspace and moving away from the traditional office or cubicle. Around...

Global Peace Ambassador Condemns Disruption of Peaceful Dialogue… Calls for Mutual Respect and the Rule of Law in Liberia

Global Peace Ambassador, Joseph F. Wiah Jr has condemned the disruption of peace and reconciliatory dialogue geared towards mitigating conflict in District # 13, Montserrado County. It was reported that some residents of District 13 allegedly engaged themselves into lawless acts that led to the disruption of the peace deal. The peace meeting was intended for residents to smoke peace pipe relative to...
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