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Call for Applications, MA Programmes in Development Studies, IOB, University of Antwerp (Full Scholarships Available)

This is a sponsored post on PCDN The Institute of Development Policy (IOB – UAntwerp) offers three advanced Master programmes in Development Studies for students from all over the world 30 full scholarships available! Why study at IOB, University of Antwerp? IOB offers an affordable registration fee and several scholarship opportunities. IOB students experience the world

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Call for Applications: Master of Peace and Conflict Studies at Conrad Grebel University College affiliated with University of Waterloo

This is a sponsored post on PCDN. The Master of Peace and Conflict Studies (MPACS) is a vibrant, interdisciplinary academic program where students focus on how to work within civil society as catalysts for peace. With grounded knowledge and professional skills, students are empowered to confront conflict and build peace using a variety of nonviolent

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PCDN Podcast

E19S7: Playing for Peace with Dr. Mark Young

Closing Season 7 of the infamous 2020 year, we talk about playing games for peace with Dr. Mark Young.  Dr. Young believes that humans urge to play is greater than humans urge to fight. He has been thinking about and playing games for the past 19 years.  He is the founder and CEO of Rational Games

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E18S7: Get Paid for Who You Are Not for What You Do with Inequality Expert Ehsan Zaffar

In the U.S., a remarkable respected civil rights attorney; professor; inequality expert started his journey in difficult circumstances, escaping the horrors of war and international sanctions; being buried in quicksand and facing layoffs as well as rejection from grad school.  This is the story of Ehsan Zaffar. In Episode 18 of Season 7, Ehsan shares how

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Tools & Resources

Realising the potential of social media as a tool for building peace

crossposted from International Alert Social media, in the context of peace and conflict, can be an enabler of political agency and a positive social connector, but it can also be a driver of polarisation, hate speech and violence. While significant time has been invested in understanding social media as a threat, how it can be

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PCDN Podcast

E15S7: Instagram for Human Rights: The life and career of Wai Wai Nu

Wai Wai Nu has global notoriety as a champion of democracy and human rights as attested by her many accolades including Time Magazine Next Gen Leader; Hillary Clinton Awards; Young Global Leader; Impact Hero by Earth Company, among others. In Episode 15 of Season 7 Wai Wai shares her story as a political-prisoner in her native Myanmar. Far from

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