Apps Due Monday: Professional Peacebuilders Training + Academic Credit


Apps Due Monday: Professional Peacebuilders Training + Academic Credit

Are you passionate about being a professional peacebuilder? Are you interested in networking with the world’s brightest minds and being directly trained/mentored by world leaders? If yes, IPSI is right for you, but you only have until Monday 1/14 to apply for the reduced-tuition Early Decision deadline!  


Bologna, Italy Symposium on Conflict Prevention, Resolution, & Reconciliation

When: June 15 – July 13, 2013

Where: Johns Hopkins University SAIS Bologna Center

What: Training in international negotiation, mediation, facilitation, strategic nonviolent action, social entrepreneurship, project planning and design, trauma healing, and more. 

Optional Academic Credit offered: M.A., Johns Hopkins SAIS

Who Should Apply: Exceptional professionals, graduate students, and accomplished rising seniors.



The Hague Symposium on Post-Conflict Transitions & International Justice

When: July 20 – August 17, 2013

Where: Clingendael Institute for International Relations

What:  Intensive training in the skills necessary to holistically restructure a post-conflict society, as well as serve justice to those responsible for human rights violations; formal lectures, site visits to International Tribunals and Courts, and interactive simulations and workshops. 

Optional Academic Credit offered: LLM, University of Leiden

Who Should Apply: Exceptional professionals/lawyers, graduate students, law students, and accomplished rising seniors.



The buzz about IPSI Symposiums:  

  • “This is the next stage of peace and conflict resolution training.” Peter Kyle, Lead Counsel, The World Bank
  • “The content has been amazing. The caliber of speakers excellent.” Brenda Tim Clark, Canada, Bologna Symposium Alumna
  • “The Hague Symposium was transformative for me both personally and professionally. The opportunity to live in the ‘city of justice’ and learn from a diverse array of world experts on post-conflict transitions has been inspiring!” Saskia Nauenberg, USA, The Hague Symposium Alumna
  • “The best experience you can ever have – can’t even believe how much we learnt in such a short summer! So many people from all over the world. IPSI is simply superb!” Sajeer MAM, Sri Lanka, Bologna Symposium Alumnus
  • “A once in a lifetime experience.  I will definitely recommend The Hague Symposium to all my friends and classmates!” Mariam Metwally, Egypt, The Hague Symposium alumna 


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