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KOFF, MSP & PWAG Masters Class, 1 November 2017
A Practitioner's Workshop on Gender and Peacebuilding
The Swiss platform for peacebuilindg (KOFF), the Mediation Support Project (MSP) and Peace Women Across the Globe (PWAG) will host a Masters Class for experts in peacebuilding on Wednesday, 1 November 2017, 09.00 - 13.00 in Bern. Prof. Miriam Coronel Ferrer is a political scientist at the University of the Philippines, the current chairperson of the peace panel of the Government of the Philippines in the negotiations with the Moro Islamic Liberation Front and the first female chief negotiator to sign a final peace accord with a rebel group. She will lecture on the incorporation of a gender perspective in peacebuilding processes. Participation is by invitation only. More information.
FriedensFrauen Weltweit, 2 November 2017
FrauenFriedensTisch: Tatsächliche Beteiligung von Frauen an Friedensprozessen
The KOFF Member Organization Peace Women Across the Globe (PWAG) will host several events with the Philippine peace expert Miriam Coronel Ferrer. On November 2, 2017 (17.00-19.00) a round table will be held with Prof. Miriam Coronel Ferrer and Ambassador Heidi Grau, National Council Margert Kiener Nellen and Dr. Thania Pfaffenholz of the Graduate Institute in Geneva. The round table will be on the participation of women in peace processes and held in German and English. More information.
Unité - Fall Meeting, 28 November 2017
«Humankapital in fragilen Kontexten»
swisspeace KOFF Project Director Sidonia Gabriel will be lecturing at this year's Unité Fall meeting about the concepts of "Fragility" and "Conflict Sensitive Programme Management". This event will take place in Bern and be held bilingual in German and French. Online registrations should be submitted by November 13, 2017.
More information / Online registration.