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GCA Senior Advisor Conflict-Sensitivity – Do No Harm and Peacebuilding Effectiveness (Cambridge, MA, USA

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Senior Advisor Conflict-Sensitivity – Do No Harm and Peacebuilding Effectiveness – December 11, 2015 Application Deadline: January 15, 2016 CDA is hiring a Senior Conflict-sensitivity/Do No Harm (DNH) and Peacebuilding Effectiveness Advisor. The position entails coordinating CDA’s conflict-sensitivity practice area, providing high-quality advisory services with a variety of partners and clients in both conflict sensitivity and peacebuilding, leading and contributing to research and development… [Read more]

GCA Research Fellow/Project Manager – Max Planck Foundation for International Peace and the Rule of Law

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Research Fellow/Project Manager [with an advanced degree in law] (MENA Projects) Max Planck Foundation for International Peace and the Rule of Law Heidelberg, Germany The Max Planck Foundation for International Peace and the Rule of Law (MPFPR) is based in Heidelberg. It continues the extensive consulting, training and research projects of the “Global Knowledge Transfer” working group, which existed from 2002 to 2012 at the Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law… [Read more]

GCA Interpeace recruits staff for 2 positions in West Africa

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Senior Programme Officer for West Africa Duty Station: Abidjan, Ivory Coast – with extensive travel to the field (up to 60% of the time) Reporting to: Regional Director for West Africa Interpeace, a Swiss non-profit organisation, works in close partnership with national partner organizations and the UN, with the aim of building lasting peace. Interpeace has a two-fold mandate: (i) to strengthen the capacities of societies to manage conflict in non-violent, non-coercive ways by assisting… [Read more]

GCA Press Officer – Greenpeace Italy (Rome)

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Press Officer Lavoro – 2014-03-06 ORGANIZZAZIONE: GREENPEACE ONLUS in Italia DIPARTIMENTO: Comunicazione RUOLO: Press Officer RIPORTA A: Coordinatore Comunicazione PERSONE RICHIESTE: 1 RIF: PO/0314 SCADENZA DEL RECLUTAMENTO: 31.03.2014 SEDE DI LAVORO: Roma centro SINTESI DELLE CARATTERISTICHE DELLA POSIZIONE Realizzazione, per la sua parte, degli obiettivi dell’ “ufficio stampa” contenuti nel piano di comunicazione dell’Organizzazione, nel rispetto delle strategie verso i media e la… [Read more]

E.MAlumni Build peace on your own – Civil society for a united Caucasus

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ProjectDescription The project is dedicated to foster grass-root cooperation for peace-building in the Southern Caucasus.Itaimstostrengthenlocalcapacitiesforpeacebyinitiatinglocalpeace-buildingprojects thatarededicated tocontributetothedevelopmentofalivelycivilsocietypromotingpeaceful interaction and nonviolentconflicttransformationintheregionacrossdividing conflictlines. Therefore,non-governmentalorganisationsfromArmenia,AzerbaijanandGeorgiawillmeettheir counterparts from Germany, Spain and the… [Read more]

GCA CfP – The Constitution of Peace. Current Debates and Future Perspectives.

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The Constitution of Peace. Current Debates and Future Perspectives. Zentrumstage 11-13 October 2012 Philipps-University Marburg It has become a commonplace in academic scholarship to regard peace as an ontologically suspicious concept, as troubling in its own way as war, to use Jean Bethke Elshtain’s words. It is thus surprising that despite recent scholarship the term still remains largely under-studied and under-theorised. If we follow contemporary criticism regarding the prevailing… [Read more]

GCA CfP – The Constitution of Peace. Current Debates and Future Perspectives.

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The Constitution of Peace. Current Debates and Future Perspectives. Zentrumstage 11-13 October 2012 Philipps-University Marburg It has become a commonplace in academic scholarship to regard peace as an ontologically suspicious concept, as troubling in its own way as war, to use Jean Bethke Elshtain’s words. It is thus surprising that despite recent scholarship the term still remains largely under-studied and under-theorised. If we follow contemporary criticism regarding the prevailing… [Read more]

GCA PEACE AND DEVELOPMENT SPECIALIST – UNDP-UN Development Programme

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Expiration Date 26-09-2011 Background The UNDP Somalia Country Office operates a cross-border operation since 1993. Due to the prevailing security situation in Somalia, the Office is located in Nairobi and hosted by the Government of Kenya. UNDP Somalia programmes are implemented through two Sub Offices in Hargeisa (Somaliland) and Garowe (Puntland) and staff are required to undertake regular field missions. The UNDP Somalia office shall progressively relocate staff inside Somalia as the… [Read more]

GCA Coordination Officer, Policy and Best Practices, P4 – DPKO- Department for Peacekeeping Operations

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xExpiration Date 21-10-2011 Org. Setting and Reporting This position is located in the Policy and Best Practices Service of the Policy, Evaluation and Training Division, Department of Peacekeeping Operations and the incumbent will serve as part of the Guidance Team. The incumbent will report to the Team Leader of the Guidance Team. Responsibilities Within the delegated authority, the Coordination Officer will be responsible for the following duties as these relate to the Department of Field… [Read more]

GCA ACCORD – SENIOR PROGRAMME OFFICER: PEACEBUILDING UNIT

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SENIOR PROGRAMME OFFICER: PEACEBUILDING UNIT – REFERENCE: 2/2011/SPO-PBU The African Centre for the Constructive Resolution of Disputes (ACCORD) is a South African-based civil society institution working throughout Africa to bring creative African solutions to the challenges posed by conflict on the continent. ACCORD’s primary aim is to influence political developments by bringing conflict resolution, dialogue and institutional development to the forefront as an alternative to armed violence and… [Read more]

GCA CfA: Summer School in ‘The Civilian Personnel of Peacekeeping and Peacebuilding Operations’, Pisa, I

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Summer School in ‘The Civilian Personnel of Peacekeeping andPeacebuilding Operations’,Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna, Pisa (Italy), 14 – 16 July 2011 * The Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna in Pisa, Italy is offering a:Summer School in ‘The Civilian Personnel of Peacekeeping and PeacebuildingOperations’ to be held in Pisa.*Key details*Dates*: 4 – 16 July 2011*New application deadline*: 18April 2011, 12.00 CET.*Course fee*: 1250,00 (one thousand two hundreds and fifty) Euros*Working language… [Read more]

GCA Paid Internship: The International Development Law Organization (The Hague)

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Vacancy Announcement Title: Program Development Intern Category: Internship Type of Contract: Internship Agreement Duty Station: The Hague ABOUT IDLO The International Development Law Organization (IDLO) enables governments and empowers people to reform laws and strengthen institutions to promote peace, justice, sustainable development and economic opportunity. We contribute to creating stable and inclusive societies where every person can live free from fear and want, in dignity and under the… [Read more]

GCA Six month consultancy with CIVICUS Monitor

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The CIVICUS Monitor is a new research collaboration between CIVICUS, our members and partners. The Monitor’s web platform (https://monitor.civicus.org) provides the latest information and analysis on space for civil society and citizen activists in all parts of the world. By providing high quality, verified information on civic space in a way that is both globally comparable but also nuanced enough to take account of complex local realities, the Monitor… [Read more]

GCA Private Security Regulation Advisor – UNLIREC (Geneva)

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United Nations Regional Centre for Peace, Disarmament and Development in Latin America and the Caribbean Centro Regional de las Naciones Unidas para la Paz, el Desarme y el Desarrollo UNLIREC en América Latina y el Caribe TERMS OF REFERENCE UNLIREC Public Security Programme Strengthening Oversight and Building Capacities for Small Arms Control and Nonproliferation in the Private Security Sector General Information: Project: Title: Duty station: Duration: Background: Strengthening Oversight and… [Read more]

GCA International Consultant (Mainstreaming Human Rights in Policing)

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Background UNDP Global Mission Statement: UNDP is the UN’s global development network, an organization advocating for change and connecting countries to knowledge, experience and resources to help people build a better life. We are on the ground in 166 countries, working with national counterparts on their own solutions to global and national development challenges. UNDP Afghanistan Mission Statement: UNDP supports stabilization, state-building, governance and development priorities in… [Read more]

GCA CfA – Problematizing Reconciliation in Local Contexts and the Role of the Intern

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General Framework Although often used, the term ‘reconciliation’ remains problematic. It lacks conceptual clarity and is always a very complex process in local realities. Verdeja even goes as far as calling reconciliation ‘fundamentally disjunctured and uneven’ (Verdeja, 2009, p. 182). Political reconciliation is understood as a complex process where two fragile goals coincide at the same moment. Former adversaries open up to each other but also question each other. This might be viewed as a… [Read more]

GCA IAPSS Conference in Latin America (ICLA) 2015

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“Contemporary Challenges in Latin America” Universidad San Francisco de Quito (USFQ) | Quito, Ecuador November 18-21, 2015 Deadline for Abstract Submissions: August 15, 2015 (Convocatoria en español aquí: http://www.iapss.org/events/icla/2015-quito/cfpesp/) Online version:http://www.iapss.org/events/icla/2015-quito/cfpeng/ The Theme For decades the Latin American… [Read more]

GCA CfP Belgrade Security Forum – Does the EU Need a Foreign Policy

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BELGRADE SECURITY FORUM “Does the EU Need a Foreign Policy?” www.belgradeforum.org Open Call The organizers of the Belgrade Security Forum (BSF) are pleased to invite security scholars and researchers to submit proposal papers for the fifth Belgrade Security Forum (BSF) to be held on September 30 – October 2, 2015. The Belgrade Security Forum is the biggest international security conference in Southeast Europe, each year bringing… [Read more]

GCA Program Development Officer – IDLO (The Hague)

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Title: Category: Type of Contract: Duty Station: ABOUT IDLO Vacancy Announcement Program Development Officer Professional Staff Fixed Term, Internationally Recruited The Hague, The Netherlands The International Development Law Organization (IDLO) enables governments and empowers people to reform laws and strengthen institutions to promote peace, justice, sustainable development and economic opportunity. We contribute to creating stable and inclusive societies where every person can live free… [Read more]