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Thesis-Prize-2016You are cordially invited to attend the annual awarding of the MA Thesis Prize “Visions on Peace” to a student who wrote an excellent thesis on peace and security issues.

The event will take place at The Hague University of Applied Sciences (Haagse Hogeschool), Room 0v.3.3.7, Johanna Westerdijkplein 75, 2521 EN The Hague.

Registration starts at 13:00 and at 17:00 the event will be concluded with drinks. See the attached announcement.

10403630_678851408870055_5379307436009677489_nWe are very pleased to invite you to our upcoming HagueTalk

My link to Peace – Innovative Peace building

This event will highlight creative views on how to set peace and justice in motion.

10 September 2015, 15.30 – 17.00 h

Campus The Hague, LUC Schouwburgstraat 2, The Hague

Nabila Jamshed – Political Affairs secialist OPCW
Melissa Amoros Clark – student fellow at the peace Informatics lab, LUC Dana Ahan – student international law, Qatar
Moderator: Sjoerd Louwaars

Please confirm your presence at register@haguetalks.com

HagueTalks is a new meeting place for creative minds on topics related to peace and justice. We believe that looking at peace and justice from a variety of angles sparks innovative thinking and acting. Join our online discussions. Attend our events or watch them online via livestream. Be the innovative mind that helps set peace and justice in motion.



Hague Talks 2 @ Humanity House

Category: Events

12 Feb 2015

HagueTalks #2: Women, powerful agents for peace and security


Interactive debate: Wednesday, 18 February 2015, 19.30

Humanity House (free entry)

In 2000, the Security Council of the UN adopted resolution 1325 to call on UN member states to put women’s interests at the heart of their peace and security agenda. Instead of seeing women merely as victims, they should be recognized as strong actors and leaders in peace, reconciliation and reconstruction processes. In this, both women and men have an important role to play. Women should be involved, empowered and entitled to equal rights. Is there any reason to celebrate after 15 years of resolution 1325? Or are we further away from a worldwide implementation than ever? More

This year, for the 7th time, the Dutch MA Thesis Prize “Visions on Peace” will be awarded to a Master student who wrote a thesis of exceptional quality in the field of peace and security issues.

Poster ScriptieprijsThe thesis prize is an initiative of the Foundation for Peace Sciences, a foundation that wants to stimulate scientific knowledge and expertise in the field of peace and conflict. As of 2013 SVW cooperates with UPEACE Centre The Hague, the European centre of the UN mandated University for Peace, based in Costa Rica.

Deadline for application is 5 September 2014. The application procedure can be found at www.visionsonpeace.nl.


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Human Rights is a specialization within the Human Rights, Conflict and Gender Studies MA Major in Development Studies. This blog provides a platform for discussion for researchers, students and others interested in this field of studies. The blog is administered by the Human Rights teaching team.