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Call for nominations for the ICIP Peace in Progress Award 2019

Nominations for the award may be submitted until June 13th. The ICIP has announced the call for nominations for the ninth edition of the ICIP Peace in Progress Award. This prize aims to publicly recognize individuals, entities or institutions that, in an outstanding and extensive manner, have worked and contributed to the promotion and building of peace. The deadline for submitting nominations is...

Invitation to attend our Food Security and Analysis Course

  Dear Colleagues, Indepth Research Services welcomes you to attend our training courses on Food Security and Analysis Course scheduled to take place in Nairobi, Kenya and Kigali, Rwanda. This courses are intended for various actors National governments, UN partners and NGOs whose work informs the policies and programmes that WFP and its partners adopt in order to fight hunger in different circumstances....

Cooking up Peace, Hope & Impact in Colombia

For the next two days I am fortunate to be attending the Concordia Americas Summit. This is a unique gathering of over 1500 people from around the world (mostly from Latin and NorthAmerica  but from countries as far away as Nigeria) who gather in a non-partisan and non-political environment to engage in deep dialogue and foster collective action around some of the key global challenges facing the...

Mr. President, Meeting with the June 7 Plan Protest Leaders is Welcoming, But Will the meeting addresses the current bad Economic Situation in Liberia?

“Our Economy is in free fall, our country is broke” These were your words Mr. President during your first State of Nations Address (SONA). You hired some of the best technocrats Liberia has to help you improve the Economy and provide a better living standard for our people a commitment I believe that you still uphold despite the current situation. “I am the Coach, and my BENCH if ripe and full”...

The Role for Religion in the Fight Against ISIS

The Role for Religion in the Fight Against ISIS May 9, 2019 by Qamar-ul Huda The dismantling of the caliphate and weakening of ISIS, or Daesh, does not cease the cycle of violent extremism. According to the Global Terrorism Index, the number of terrorist attacks decreased by 44% in 2018 but more than 60 countries still experience one fatal terrorist attack a year. The April 21 Easter Sunday attacks...

Apply today! Receive Full Funding for a Master’s or Professional Certificate in Peace & Development Studies

 This is a sponsored organizational post on PCDN     Rotary Peace Fellowship Program Applications now being accepted for 2020 www.rotary.org/our-programs/peace-fellowships Application deadline 31 May The Rotary Peace Fellowship program is a fully funded master’s...

WANT TO EARN FUNDING FOR YOUR ORGANIZATION? INTERCULTURAL INNOVATION AWARD 2019 : CALL FOR APPLICATIONS DEADLINE 31 MAY 2019 5PM NEW YORK TIME

PLEASE APPLY ON OUR WEBSITE BY CREATING AN ACCOUNT AND THEN SUBMITTING YOUR APPLICATION: https://interculturalinnovation.org/login/?redirect_to=https%3A%2F%2Finterculturalinnovation.org%2Fthe-award%2Fapplication-process%2F&reauth=1  Please cite PCDN as the source of the posting in your application.  The Intercultural Innovation Award is bestowed upon ten organizations. Awardees receive one year...

Explore Coordinated Stabilization & Peacebuilding in Colombia This Summer!

This is a featured organizational post on PCDN Why Colombia? In 2016, with the signing of a peace agreement, over 50 years of conflict between the Colombian government and FARC came to an end. The country is working to implement the peace agreement and the transition to peace is ongoing. Colombia is currently facing many challenges, such as exacerbated polarization, but is also opening opportunities...

Anti-Corruption Group calls for Improve Governance in Liberia

The Liberia CSOs Anti-Corruption Coalition (LCACC) a national umbrella membership organization that brings together Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) and activists in the fight against corruption in Liberia has made the latest call on the Liberian Government to improve on accountability and transparency in the governance of the state. According to the LCACC National Coordinator, James Koryor, recent...

PCDN Career Coaching

Who or what inspired you to work for change? Maybe it was your favorite professor, a personal experience or challenge you overcome, a friend or perhaps an inspiring movie or book. For whatever reason you feel happy when you are in service and your passion is to contribute to positive change this world.  You can’t help it.  You may have even gone to school (or thinking about going) to learn...

Training course: Trustbuilding: Towards Relational Justice and Sustainable Change

This is a sponsored post on PCDN. Trustbuilding: Towards Relational Justice and Sustainable Change May 23 – 31, 2019 Taught by Barry Hart and Rob Corcoran Building trust is one of the most important aspects of creating and keeping relationships and communities healthy. To build trust, individuals have to be self-aware, honor their own dignity and that of others, and understand the historical and...

Summer Peacebuilding Institute – training courses – there’s still time to apply !

This is a sponsored post on PCDN The 2019 Summer Peacebuilding Institute (SPI) starts on May 13, 2019.  There is still room in almost all classes and still time to apply to take one or several courses (Some partial scholarships are also still available). SPI 2019 courses offer the skills you need personally and professionally to make your community, organization, and/or the world a better place. ...

Social Impact Fellowships – creating global leaders

This is a featured post on PCDN (photo courtesy of IREX) Have you ever wondered what makes a fellowship different from a scholarship? And what exactly is a social impact fellowship? Over the past couple decades, as the social impact sector has grown so have the number of social impact fellowships available for leaders globally. These fellowships provide exciting opportunities for professionals to increase...

Check out PCDN’s World-Class Career Coaching

Let us help you make 2019 a year of impact.  We can all use a little help and PCDN’s world-class career experts have guided countless professionals and students from around the world to advance a career of impact. We also have a special discount available for recently or soon to be graduating students (valid for any packages started by June 30, 2019). For more on our offerings click here or...

Career Change for Social Impact—Our 11-Step Guide to Finding More Purpose in Your Work and Making the World Better with Your Career

This is a sponsored post on PCDN. Mark Horoszowski Developing global leaders. Building more responsible companies. Empowering social enterprises. Promoting #Experteering. If you don’t love your job, you’re not alone: 87% of the global workforce is not engaged. But there is a case for optimism, here. According to Deloitte’s latest report on Human Capital Trends, 77% of workers are...

Episode 5 of Season 4 of The Social Change Career Podcast

“From Tree Huggers to Professional Hopers. How to start and flourish in a career in Conflict Resolution with Dr. Mari Fitzduff” You made it in life when it is impossible to fit your accomplishments in one go.  But when you remain a good human, it’s even better.  It is a tremendous honor to have as a guest Dr. Mari Fitzduff,  one of the leading academics of contemporary conflict...

Do not spend the next 20 years paying your student loan! Check out the Amazing & Affordable Graduate Programs at the University for Peace

Did you know that, according to FinAid.org, the average cost of a master’s degree for students in the USA is between $30,000 and $120,000? How long would it take you to pay that off? One of the benefits of pursuing your master’s degree at the University for Peace is that you’ll spend the years following the conclusion of your studies working for PEACE, not paying off your student loans. For...

Northern Ireland media teaches lesson on responsible coverage

By Steven Youngblood (@PeaceJourn), director, Center for Global Peace Journalism In any conflict or post-conflict zone, the hundreds of journalists I’ve worked with agree that they bear a particular responsibility to serve their communities by not exacerbating ongoing conflicts or re-ignite simmering ones. Sadly, this point was driven home last weekend with the murder of 29-year old journalist Lyra...

Top 10 Reasons to Apply for a Rotary Peace Fellowship to study at ICU in Japan

This is a sponsored post on PCDN. Lorraine Hayman Incoming Rotary Peace Fellow (ICU 2019-21) The Rotary Foundation is now accepting applications for the fully-funded 2020 Rotary Peace Fellowship. Up to 100 peace and development leaders are selected globally every year to earn either a master’s degree or a professional development certificate in peace and conflict studies at one of six Rotary Peace...

Call for Applications, UNLEASH Innovation Lab that brings together people from all over the world to transform 1,000 personal insights into hundreds of ideas, and build lasting global networks around the Sustainable Development Goals.

UNLEASH LAB 2019   The UNLEASH Innovation Lab will take place in Shenzhen, China in 2019 from November 6-13. After being selected to participate, talents will meet at the Opening Ceremony where speakers from around the world will introduce them to the SDGs and each other. The talents will then split into teams based on their SDG-focus. The themes for this year’s lab are: Good Health & Well-Being,...
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