Organized By : Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Centre
The Kofi Annan Peacekeeping Training Centre is hosting a training course on the concept of the Responsibility to Protect (R2P) from 26 November to 6 December. The target audience are African government officials, members of the security sector, regional and sub-regional organisations, as well as civil society. For more information, and to apply by 25 October, visit https://www.kaiptc.org/kaiptc-course/r2p19/.
Organized By : Liberation War Museum
The Liberation War Museum (LWM) is organising the 6th International Conference on Bangladesh Genocide and Justice from 14 to 16 November 2019 in Dhaka, Bangladesh. The aims of this year's conference are to garner and discuss theoretical and empirical insights into challenges to international justice institutions in dealing with international crimes including genocide, as well as to propose different avenues for strengthening transitional justice mechanisms.
The deadline to submit conference abstracts for both the conference and the poster presentation is 30 September. Conference registration closes on 20 October.
For more information, visit the LWM website. For any queries and to submit abstracts, contact email@example.com.
Organized By : Geneva Centre for Security Policy
Geneva Peace Week emphasizes that each and every person, actor and institution has a role to play in building peace and resolving conflict. It recognizes that peacebuilding occurs in many different contexts and cuts across disciplines and sectors. In this sense, Geneva Peace Week breaks down professional silos in order to enable creative responses to violence, exclusion and insecurity. Find the full programme for the 2019 Geneva Peace Week here.
Washington, DC, USA
Organized By : United States Institute of Peace
The United States Institute of Peace (USIP) will hold a discussion on the International Center on Nonviolent Conflict (ICNC)'s report on developing a new normative framework the Right to Assist (RtoA) campaigns of civil resistance to prevent atrocities.
The discussion will feature an author of the report, as well as panelists from USIP, Voices of Nicaragua, Wellspring Philanthropic Fund and Dexis Consulting Group-OTI/USAID.
A webcast will be available for anyone unable to join the discussion in person. Follow this link to the webcast.