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The Role of International Tribunals in International Water Disputes

07 Apr 2015  Summary of the lecture presented by Sir Kenneth Keith, Judge of the International Court of Justice, on 28 January 2015.   read more
 

Water and Heritage. Material, conceptual and spiritual connections

07 Apr 2015  This book, co-edited by Henk van Schaik, Board member of UPEACE The Hague, deals with the heritage of water management and the use that was made of water, as well as the impact of water management on heritage.  read more
 

New joint Master's programme in "Water Cooperation and Peace" from UNESCO-IHE, UPEACE, and Oregon State University

30 Mar 2015  Water management is conflict management. Regardless of the scale, ensuring that the needs of the people and ecosystems that rely on this critical resource are met effectively requires comprehensive understanding of both water science and water diplomacy, including dispute mitigation, management, and resolution. To address these needs, the UNESCO-IHE Institute for Water Education in the Netherlands, the University for Peace (UPEACE) in Costa Rica, and Oregon State University (OSU) in the USA, have embarked on a joint education programme in Water Coooperation and Peace. read more
 

Programmes

Peace and Conflict Studies
The focus on peacebuilding in contexts of recurrent conflict constitutes one of the main niches of this programme. ›
Water and Peace
Water Diplomacy and Water Dialogues are main themes within the programme Water and Peace. ›
Urban Peace and Security
This programme focuses on the challenges of urban peace in cities around the world. ›

In the spotlight

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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