Call for applications: Peace Action FREE online course: April 29 – June 2, 2013
Institute for Peace and Harmonious Development (IPHD) calls for application for Peace Activism FREE online course.
Course duration: 5 weeks – April 29 – June 2, 2013
Group size: 20 persons.
Institute for Peace and Harmonious Development (IPHD) aims to enhance peace values; to develop innovative strategies that will help refugees and conflict-affected societies in recovery; increase participation of youth and other vulnerable groups in peace building.
IPHD implements educational activities – organizes trainings and debates for various focus groups: local schools, youth centers and groups. Seminar topics include civil activism, conflict resolution, non-violence tactics, new technologies in peace building.
About the Course
Peace Action free online course aims to enhance knowledge of the students about understanding of peace; help them to define aims and objectives of the activity; to identify key players in the peace-building and use effective tactics for change-making. The course introduces non-violent methods that may be used in planning and implementation of the organization’s strategies and make higher impact on the society.
Who can apply:
The course is open for the representatives of non-governmental organizations, media, civil activists, community leaders, students and other persons who are interested in peace-building; who are ready to carry out concrete actions and become change-makers in their communities.
20 participants, aged 18-35 will be selected for this course. They should attend all sessions and complete all tasks in order to get certificate of completion. They should have at least 2 hours Internet access per week.
How to apply:
Please submit online application till April 21, 2013