Report on UPEACE The Hague / Peace Palace Library Lecture: Judge Kenneth Keith on International Water Disputes

02 Mar 2015  The Peace Palace Library and UPEACE Centre The Hague jointly organized the 4th Lecture on ‘Peacebuilding in Progress’ that took place on Wednesday January 28, 2015 at the Academy Building of the Peace Palace. For this occasion, we were honoured to have as a guest speaker Sir Kenneth Keith, Judge of the International Court of Justice (ICJ). Judge Keith delivered a speech on “International Water Disputes – The roles of international courts and arbitral tribunals in resolving them”. read more

Research project update: "Intersections of Truth, Justice and Reconciliation in South Sudan"

03 Feb 2015  The research project "Intersections of Truth, Justice and Reconciliation in South Sudan" started in November last year, with a kick-off meeting in Juba, South Sudan. The project is carried out in cooperation between the UPEACE The Hague, the South Sudan Law Society (SSLS), and PAX.


Two new documents are available for download. read more


Award Thesis Prize "Visions on Peace" 2014

15 Dec 2014  Last Friday, 12 December, the MA Thesis prize "Visions on Peace" has been awarded to Nina Liza Bode for her thesis on "The Imaging of Violent Gender Performances; How do violent women serve as weapons of political violence, how are they portrayed, and how does this influence their agency?”

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Thesis Prize "Visions on Peace"2014

Is your Master’s thesis on peace and security issues? Then you can compete for the thesis prize "VISIONS ON PEACE’’ and win 1500 Euros!
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Earth Charter The Netherlands

Recently UPEACE The Hague joined forces with NCDO (a Dutch expertise and advisory centre for citizenship and international cooperation) and Inner Sense (coaching and training); together they form the Dutch Earth Charter Committee.
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Educational services offered by UPEACE The Hague in 2014-2015

In the academic year 2014-2015 UPEACE The Hague will again contribute to the educational curriculum of the International Public Management programme of The Hague University of Applied Sciences.
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