Nyheter https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center New newsletter from UCDP https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1073942&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <p><strong>The 19th issue of the Uppsala Conflict Data Program (UCDP) Newsletter has just been released.&nbsp;Our focus for this issue is on the organized violence that occurred in October 2023, as well as a fundamental question in our work: Why does collecting conflict data matter?</strong></p> Wed, 06 Dec 2023 10:58:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1073942&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2023-12-06T10:58:00Z Shola Omotola held the Claude Ake Memorial Lecture https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1072284&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <p>At Tuesday 28th of November 2023 Professor Shola Omotola held the Claude Ake Memorial Lecture at the University Main building.<br /> <br /> &nbsp;</p> Wed, 29 Nov 2023 11:04:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1072284&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2023-11-29T11:04:00Z DPCR congratulates new doctor in peace research https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1070766&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true Mon, 30 Oct 2023 09:20:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1070766&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2023-10-30T09:20:00Z Bruce M. Russett 1935-2023 https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1070334&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <p>From 1985 Bruce Russett was the Dean Acheson Professor of International Relations and Political Science at Yale University. For 37 years he was also an appreciated editor of the&nbsp;<em>Journal of Conflict Resolution &ndash;&nbsp;</em>with focus on quantitative studies in peace and international relations research.</p> Tue, 24 Oct 2023 12:32:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1070334&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2023-10-24T12:32:00Z 2023 Nobel Peace Prize: Promoting human rights for women https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1069164&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <p>The Norwegian Nobel Committee awarded the 2023 Nobel Peace Prize to Ms. Narges Mohammadi for &ldquo;her fight against the oppression of women in Iran and her fight to promote human rights and freedom for all&rdquo;. Mohammadi is currently imprisoned for her work against the death penalty and involvement in the protests that followed the death of Ms. Mahsa Jina Amin, in police custody, a year ago.&nbsp;</p> Mon, 09 Oct 2023 07:53:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1069164&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2023-10-09T07:53:00Z Isak Svensson appointed as the new Dag Hammarskjöld Professor https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1069010&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <p>Today, the Vice Chancellor has appointed Isak Svensson as the new Dag Hammarskj&ouml;ld Chair in Peace and Conflict Research. We look forward the valuable research leadership that Professor Svensson will provide in this vital role.</p> Thu, 05 Oct 2023 10:25:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1069010&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2023-10-05T10:25:00Z New newsletter from UCDP https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1068798&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <p>The 17th issue of the Uppsala Conflict Data Program (UCDP) Newsletter has just been released. This month the focus is on the organized violence that occurred in August 2023, as well as the current conflict situation in Niger.</p> Tue, 03 Oct 2023 09:20:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1068798&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2023-10-03T09:20:00Z Welcome new students https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1065766&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <p class="ingress">We are thrilled to extend a warm welcome to all incoming students joining us at the Department of Peace and Conflict Research this fall semester 2023.</p> Fri, 18 Aug 2023 10:03:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1065766&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2023-08-18T10:03:00Z AMC Cross-Disciplinary Conference 2023 https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1063526&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <p><strong>On June 14-15, the&nbsp;AMC Cross-Disciplinary Conference 2023 took place in Uppsala University Main Building. The conference was a great success and around 150 persons from around the world participated on site.&nbsp;</strong></p> Wed, 21 Jun 2023 11:02:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1063526&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2023-06-21T11:02:00Z Karen Brounéus winner of the Free Distinguished Teaching Award https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1061182&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <p>Congratulations to our Senior Lecturer Karen Broun&eacute;us on winning the Free Distinguished Teaching Award on the theme &ldquo;Creative teaching&rdquo;. We're incredibly proud of her achievement. Her innovative and creative teaching at our Department is truly inspiring.</p> Wed, 24 May 2023 09:04:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1061182&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2023-05-24T09:04:00Z ITDM 2023 applications are now open https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1059464&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <p><strong>ITDM 2023 The application to the International Training on Dialogue and Mediation 2023 is now open. The training takes place online in three phases: 22-25 August, 9 October and 4 December</strong>.</p> Wed, 26 Apr 2023 07:47:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1059464&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2023-04-26T07:47:00Z Annual Seminar Uppsala Rotary Peace Center https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1059278&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <p>Friday 21 April the Annual Seminar for Uppsala Rotary Peace Center took place in Uppsala University Main Building. The keynote speaker was Ilwad Elman,&nbsp;Director of Programs and Development at the Elman Peace and Human Rights Centre (Somalia)&nbsp;and a leader at the forefront of the Somali peace process.</p> Mon, 24 Apr 2023 07:40:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1059278&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2023-04-24T07:40:00Z Visit by Assistant Professor Niloufer Siddiqui https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1058964&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <p>We're pleased to welcome Assistant Professor&nbsp;Niloufer Siddiqui from The State University of New York as our guest this week.</p> <div></div> Thu, 20 Apr 2023 09:29:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1058964&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2023-04-20T09:29:00Z Visit by Professor Adil Najam https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1058546&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <p>Last week Professor Adil Najam of The Frederick S. Pardee School of Global Studies at Boston University visited the Department.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 18 Apr 2023 07:46:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1058546&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2023-04-18T07:46:00Z DPCR congratulates new doctor in peace research https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1057598&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true Mon, 03 Apr 2023 09:26:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1057598&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2023-04-03T09:26:00Z Applications open for Rotary Peace Fellowships https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1056314&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <p>Applications are now being accepted for the fully funded Rotary Peace Fellowships for the 2024-2025 academic year. The deadline is 15 May 2023.</p> Wed, 15 Mar 2023 09:28:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1056314&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2023-03-15T09:28:00Z Vacancies: Two Doctoral Candidates https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1055830&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <p style="margin-left:0px">We are seeking to fill o<strong>ne general PhD position in peace and conflict research and one PhD position with a focus on international water cooperation, natural disasters and/or climate change.&nbsp;</strong></p> Tue, 14 Mar 2023 08:39:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1055830&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2023-03-14T08:39:00Z Call for proposals - AMC - new deadline https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1051386&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <p>Application deadline for Alva Myrdal Centre Cross-Disciplinary Conference 2023 is Sunday, 19 Feb. We look forward to receiving your application.</p> Tue, 14 Feb 2023 12:12:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1051386&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2023-02-14T12:12:00Z Call for 2023 Claude Ake Visiting Chair now open https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1050064&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <p>The call for the 2023 Claude Ake Visiting Chair is now open. The Chair is intended for scholars who, like Claude Ake, combine a profound commitment to scholarship with a strong advocacy for social justice. The Chair is open to social scientists working at African universities with problems related to war, peace, conflict resolution, human rights, democracy and development on the African continent.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 31 Jan 2023 08:08:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1050064&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2023-01-31T08:08:00Z Vacancies: Senior Lecturer in Peace and Conflict Research https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1046806&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <p>We are looking for a new lecturer in Peace and Conflict Research.&nbsp;We look forward to receiving your application by 13 February 2023.</p> Wed, 11 Jan 2023 08:39:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1046806&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2023-01-11T08:39:00Z AMC conference - call for proposals now open https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1046540&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <p>The Alva Myrdal Centre invites proposals for papers, poster presentations, panels and other activities on topics relevant to nuclear disarmament in a broad sense. As AMC is a cross-disciplinary centre, we particularly welcome proposals for activities aiming to bridge the gap between social sciences and natural sciences. We welcome the participation of researchers, policy makers, students and the interested public from around the world who specialize in or are interested in issues pertaining to nuclear weapons and disarmament.</p> Thu, 05 Jan 2023 15:17:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1046540&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2023-01-05T15:17:00Z We're recruiting: The Dag Hammarskjöld Professor https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1038344&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <p>Join us in this rare opportunity. We are seeking an internationally recognized scholar who is interested to contribute to further developing the Department&rsquo;s strong research and teaching environment.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 14 Dec 2022 13:33:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1038344&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2022-12-14T13:33:00Z New Professor Hanne Fjelde https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1034552&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <p>On Wednesday 16 November Hanne Fjelde held her&nbsp;professor installation lecture on political violence and support for autocratic leaders. It is our pleasure to congratulate Hanne Fjelde as a new Professor at Uppsala University.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 16 Nov 2022 11:07:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1034552&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2022-11-16T11:07:00Z Guest lecture with Laura K. Taylor https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1032288&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <p>Please join us for this Uppsala Forum guest lecture with&nbsp;Laura K. Taylor.&nbsp;Wednesday 2 November&nbsp;13:15 to&nbsp;15:00&nbsp;in&nbsp;Brusewitzsalen, Uppsala University.</p> Wed, 26 Oct 2022 10:49:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1032288&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2022-10-26T10:49:00Z AMC's inaugural ceremony https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1031510&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <p>In the magnificent Grand Auditorium at Uppsala University, the Alva Myrdal Centre for Nuclear Disarmament was inaugurated on Wednesday, 19 October.</p> Thu, 20 Oct 2022 08:53:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1031510&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2022-10-20T08:53:00Z Claude Ake Visiting Chair https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1028702&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <p>A warm welcome to Professor and Director Kwesi Aning from The Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Centre, Accra Ghana. ⁦&nbsp;Kwesi Aning will be at the Department of Peace and Conflict Research&nbsp;until december, as Claude Ake Visiting Chair.</p> Tue, 04 Oct 2022 09:22:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1028702&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2022-10-04T09:22:00Z Tor Sellström 1946-2022 https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1027762&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <p>Our dear friend and highly appreciated colleague, Tor Sellstr&ouml;m, has passed away. Tor, Dr. Sellstr&ouml;m, was well-known for his profound knowledge of Southern Africa and most notably Sweden&rsquo;s support for the different liberation movements.</p> Wed, 28 Sep 2022 07:51:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1027762&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2022-09-28T07:51:00Z DPCR congratulates new doctor in peace research https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1027598&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <p><img alt="" src="/digitalAssets/1027/c_1027598-l_1-k_susanne-defence.jpg" style="border-style:solid; border-width:0px" /></p> Tue, 27 Sep 2022 11:24:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1027598&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2022-09-27T11:24:00Z New course in Mindfulness https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1026162&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <p>The evidence-based course <em>Mindfulness-Based Stress Management</em> will be offered at Uppsala University for the first time. The course is a collaboration between The Department of Peace and Conflict Research and SWEDESD - Sustainability Learning and Research Center at Department of Women's and Children's Health.</p> Wed, 14 Sep 2022 13:25:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1026162&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2022-09-14T13:25:00Z Visit by the Minister for Foreign Affairs https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1021954&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <div> <div>The Minister for Foreign Affairs of Sweden, Ann Linde, visited our department and AMC - The Alva Myrdal Center for Nuclear Disarmament Friday 12th of August. The meeting was interesting and there was a good exchange of ideas.</div> </div> <div></div> Fri, 12 Aug 2022 12:20:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1021954&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2022-08-12T12:20:00Z 2022 Oscar Prize awarded to Nina von Uexkull https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1020852&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true Tue, 12 Jul 2022 14:03:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1020852&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2022-07-12T14:03:00Z DPCR congratulates new doctor in peace research https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1018382&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true Mon, 13 Jun 2022 07:35:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1018382&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2022-06-13T07:35:00Z DPCR congratulates new doctor in peace research https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1014630&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true Mon, 16 May 2022 08:21:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1014630&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2022-05-16T08:21:00Z First Annual Conference for AMC https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1013362&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <p>The Alva Myrdal Centre will host its first Annual Conference in Uppsala, Sweden, on October 19-21 and online (in part). The conference opens on October 19 at 15.00 with the official inauguration of the Alva Myrdal Centre in the University aula.</p> Mon, 09 May 2022 08:41:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1013362&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2022-05-09T08:41:00Z Alumnmöte om stärkande av inkludering och hållbar fred i Nairobi https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1012094&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <p>Det fj&auml;rde alumnm&ouml;tet f&ouml;r deltagare som g&aring;tt internationella utbildningsprogram vid institutionen h&ouml;lls nyligen&nbsp;i Nairobi, Kenya. M&ouml;tet samorganiserades med Dag Hammarskj&ouml;ldfonden, <a href="http://www.daghammarskjold.se/">http://www.daghammarskjold.se/</a> i Uppsala och Liv och Fred Institutet (LPI) i Kenya <a href="https://life-peace.org/our-work/kenya">https://life-peace.org/our-work/kenya</a>.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 03 May 2022 10:15:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1012094&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2022-05-03T10:15:00Z DPCR congratulates new doctor in peace research https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1005346&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true Mon, 21 Mar 2022 10:40:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1005346&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2022-03-21T10:40:00Z Call for applications: ITDM 2022 Update: Now closed https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1002154&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true Mon, 07 Mar 2022 13:31:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=1002154&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2022-03-07T13:31:00Z DPCR congratulates new doctor in peace research https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=982176&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <p><img alt="" class="image-left" height="435" src="/digitalAssets/982/c_982176-l_1-k_ida-rudolfsen-defence-dec-03-2021-2.jpg" style="border-style:solid; border-width:0px" width="580" /></p> <p></p> Mon, 06 Dec 2021 09:27:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=982176&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2021-12-06T09:27:00Z New RJ program at the DPCR: Societies at Risk https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=977798&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true Wed, 03 Nov 2021 15:27:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=977798&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2021-11-03T15:27:00Z Nobel Peace Prize 2021 https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=974600&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true Fri, 08 Oct 2021 12:12:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=974600&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2021-10-08T12:12:00Z Peter Wallensteen: A Pioneer in Making Peace Researchable https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=965938&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true Fri, 13 Aug 2021 09:04:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=965938&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2021-08-13T09:04:00Z Malmö-based research assistant positions in DPCR project https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=965600&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true Mon, 09 Aug 2021 09:50:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=965600&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2021-08-09T09:50:00Z Obituary over Professor Adam Azzain Mohamed, (1945-2021), 2008 Claude Ake Professor at the Department of Peace and Conflict Research https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=956986&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <p><strong>On 29 March 2021, Professor Adam Azzain Mohamed passed away. Professor Mohamed combined his remarkable intelligence with a sincere care for others. Not only did he have a passionate strive to seek solutions for conflicts in his home region Darfur, he was also truly generous to young uncertain scholars visiting Sudan for the first time. </strong></p> Tue, 08 Jun 2021 09:06:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=956986&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2021-06-08T09:06:00Z DPCR congratulates new doctor in peace research https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=954174&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <figure class="image-captioned"><img alt="" height="536" src="/digitalAssets/954/c_954174-l_1-k_kyungmee-defenfce-may-21.jpg" style="border-style:solid; border-width:0px" width="402" /> <figcaption>Photo: Chris Chau</figcaption> </figure> Mon, 24 May 2021 09:12:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=954174&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2021-05-24T09:12:00Z Mistra Geopolitics included in 100-list of the Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=952858&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <p>Mistra Geopolitics has been included in this year&nbsp;<em>100-list&nbsp;</em>of&nbsp;the Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences. The prestigious 100-list awards research projects with&nbsp;great potential to create benefits for business and society. The theme of the 2021 list is&nbsp;&lsquo;From knowledge to sustainable crisis preparedness&rsquo;. More information on&nbsp;the list can be found here:&nbsp;<a href="http://www.iva.se/100-listan2021">www.iva.se/100-listan2021</a>.</p> Wed, 12 May 2021 08:12:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=952858&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2021-05-12T08:12:00Z Tanushree Rao selected as Uppsala University’s Global Swede 2021! https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=940922&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <p></p> <p></p> <p></p> Wed, 14 Apr 2021 07:53:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=940922&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2021-04-14T07:53:00Z Professor Andrew “Andy” Mack, 1939-2021: Scholar, Practitioner, Inspirer https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=925322&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <p>It was a rainy day, September 22, 1999. In the basement of an Asian restaurant in Midtown Manhattan, dozens of peace researchers from Uppsala had gathered while on the Department&rsquo;s study visit to New York and the UN. We were waiting for the arrival of the Director of Strategic Planning in the Executive Office of the UN Secretary-General. Many in the group assumed we would meet with an elderly gentleman in a striped suit addressing us with a standard UN speech. Instead they encountered the jovial, charming, straight-talking Andy Mack in slacks and a short jacket. The connection was immediate!</p> Thu, 28 Jan 2021 15:57:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=925322&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2021-01-28T15:57:00Z DPCR congratulates new doctor in peace research https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=918612&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true Sat, 16 Jan 2021 12:05:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=918612&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2021-01-16T12:05:00Z Geo-PKO 2.0: Global data on local peacekeeping deployments https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=913728&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <figure class="image-captioned"><img alt="Geo-PKO world map" height="428" src="/digitalAssets/913/c_913728-l_1-k_worldpkomax.png" style="border-style:solid; border-width:0px" width="618" /> <figcaption>UN Global Peacekeeping Deployments, 1994 - 2019 (highest troop count, by location)</figcaption> </figure> <p>A new version of the&nbsp;Geo-PKO dataset has just been released, together with an interactive platform and a user guide for working with the data in R Studio.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 18 Dec 2020 06:59:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=913728&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2020-12-18T06:59:00Z ERC Consolidator Grant 2020 https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=910124&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <p>The Department congratulates Associate Professor Kristine Eck who has been awarded an ERC Consolidator Grant for her project: &ldquo;Variation in Institutional Oversight of Police Misconduct&rdquo;!</p> Wed, 09 Dec 2020 11:56:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=910124&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2020-12-09T11:56:00Z Several new grants to DPCR researchers from the Swedish Research Council https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=901240&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <p>Researchers at the department have been highly successful in securing competitive external project grants from the Swedish Research Council. A total sum of just over 20.5 million SEK was awarded to four new research projects beginning in 2021.</p> Thu, 05 Nov 2020 07:49:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=901240&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2020-11-05T07:49:00Z The Department congratulates Jamie LeSueur, Uppsala University’s Alumnus of the Year 2020 https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=897160&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <p>Jamie LeSueur studied at Uppsala University from 2013 to 2015, as a Peace Fellow at the Uppsala Rotary Peace Center at the Department of Peace and Conflict Research. Today he is global Head of Emergency Operations at the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies.</p> Wed, 07 Oct 2020 11:07:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=897160&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2020-10-07T11:07:00Z DPCR congratulates new doctor in peace research https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=894750&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true Mon, 21 Sep 2020 08:00:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=894750&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2020-09-21T08:00:00Z Best Book Award https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=893372&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true Thu, 10 Sep 2020 08:14:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=893372&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2020-09-10T08:14:00Z The Mats Hammarström Prize 2020 https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=893258&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <p>The Department is happy to announce that the Mats Hammarstr&ouml;m Prize for Outstanding Essay in Peace and Conflict Studies in 2020 has been awarded to Marta Lindstr&ouml;m for her thesis entitled &ldquo;Statements for Peace? How Statements by Leaders Affect Domestic Support for Negotiations.&rdquo;&nbsp;</p> Wed, 09 Sep 2020 14:16:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=893258&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2020-09-09T14:16:00Z Major data releases from UCDP https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=884388&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true Tue, 16 Jun 2020 13:00:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=884388&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2020-06-16T13:00:00Z New funding for research on links between geopolitical and environmental change https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=883512&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <p>The Swedish Foundation for Strategic Environmental Research, Mistra, announced a 60 million SEK funding package to the interdisciplinary research programme Mistra Geopolitics. Uppsala University is one of the core partners in this programme.</p> Thu, 11 Jun 2020 08:21:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=883512&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2020-06-11T08:21:00Z Online workshop with Swedish and Kenyan scholars https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=880538&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <figure class="image-captioned"><img alt="Zoom workshop" src="/digitalAssets/880/c_880538-l_1-k_workshop.png" style="border-style:solid; border-width:0px" /> <figcaption><strong><em>Picture caption</em></strong>:&nbsp;James Nyawo (KU) presenting work in progress on trans-boundary watercourses<br /> and regional conflict.</figcaption> </figure> <p>On 26-27 May, the department together with the School of Security, Diplomacy and Peace Studies at Kenyatta University (Nairobi, Kenya) arranged an online workshop on Community-based responses to violent conflict.</p> Wed, 27 May 2020 11:42:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=880538&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2020-05-27T11:42:00Z 8 June new deadline for the call for a Professor in Peace and Conflict Research https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=877830&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <p>Please note that due to the COVID-19 pandemic the deadline for the call for a Professor in Peace and Conflict Research has been changed to June 8, 2020.</p> Fri, 08 May 2020 11:42:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=877830&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2020-05-08T11:42:00Z PRIS Conference 2020 in Uppsala https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=863494&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <p>This fall, 15-16 October, the Department will host the biennial conference for Peace Research in Sweden. The theme is Bridging Research and Policy.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 03 Apr 2020 07:22:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=863494&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2020-04-03T07:22:00Z Online Teaching https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=860554&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <p>The Department has temporarily moved all teaching online.</p> Tue, 17 Mar 2020 13:36:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=860554&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2020-03-17T13:36:00Z DPCR congratulates new doctor in peace research https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=860180&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true Mon, 16 Mar 2020 09:38:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=860180&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2020-03-16T09:38:00Z New blog post in Political Violence at a Glance https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=858178&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true Tue, 03 Mar 2020 13:51:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=858178&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2020-03-03T13:51:00Z Understanding the Drivers of Radicalisation and Violent Extremism https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=848174&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <figure class="image-captioned"><img alt="Project group" src="/digitalAssets/848/c_848174-l_1-k_dscf0231_cropped1.jpg" style="border-style:solid; border-width:0px" /> <figcaption>The project was launched in Berlin on 19 February.</figcaption> </figure> <p>The new EU research project PAVE (Preventing and Addressing Violent Extremism through Community Resilience in the Balkans and MENA) aims to tackle the global issue of radicalisation by examining its root causes and driving factors. Uppsala University is one of the partners in this new project.</p> Wed, 19 Feb 2020 15:39:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=848174&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2020-02-19T15:39:00Z DPCR congratulates new doctor in peace research https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=848078&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true Wed, 19 Feb 2020 07:31:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=848078&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2020-02-19T07:31:00Z ITP Alumni Meeting on Strengthening Inclusion and Sustaining Peace in South and South East Asia, Colombo, 5-7 February, 2020 https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=846852&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true Mon, 10 Feb 2020 09:20:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=846852&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2020-02-10T09:20:00Z DPCR Congratulates new Doctors and Recipients of the Martin H:son Holmdahl’s Prize https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=845632&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true Thu, 06 Feb 2020 15:18:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=845632&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2020-02-06T15:18:00Z DPCR congratulates new doctor in peace research https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=843250&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <p><img alt="Dissertation defense" src="/digitalAssets/843/c_843250-l_1-k_dissertation-defense-20200124.jpg" style="border-style:solid; border-width:0px" /></p> Mon, 27 Jan 2020 09:23:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=843250&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2020-01-27T09:23:00Z Training workshop for environmental journalists of Eastern Nile Basin countries https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=825088&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true Mon, 16 Dec 2019 15:54:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=825088&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2019-12-16T15:54:00Z Annekatrin Deglow receives award for her PhD thesis https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=821920&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <p>The Department congratulates Dr. Annekatrin Deglow who has been awarded by the Lisbeth Holmgrens (born Carlsson) Memorial Fund for her dissertation <em>Forces of Destruction and Construction. Local Conflict Dynamics, Institutional Trust and Postwar Crime</em>.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 21 Nov 2019 14:07:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=821920&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2019-11-21T14:07:00Z Afaf Doleeb awarded the Martin H:son Holmdahl’s Award https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=821750&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <figure class="image-captioned image-right"><img alt="Afaf Doleeb" height="335" src="/digitalAssets/739/c_739984-l_1-k_image.jpg" style="border-style:solid; border-width:0px" width="223" /> <figcaption>Photo credit: Magnus Aronsson</figcaption> </figure> <p>The Department congratulates master student and Rotary Peace Fellow Afaf Doleeb for being awarded the Martin H:Son Holmdahl Prize. The prize is Uppsala University&rsquo;s foremost award for efforts to promote human rights and freedoms.</p> Wed, 20 Nov 2019 15:17:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=821750&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2019-11-20T15:17:00Z Seminar on conflict-related sexual violence https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=821606&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <p><img alt="Seminar participants" src="/digitalAssets/821/c_821606-l_1-k_conf-18112019-1a.jpg" style="border-style:solid; border-width:0px" /></p> <p>On 18 November, DPCR researcher Angela Muvumba Sellstr&ouml;m joined in a conversation about conflict-related sexual violence, hosted by the French ambassador to Sweden, David Cvach, in Stockholm.</p> Wed, 20 Nov 2019 09:17:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=821606&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2019-11-20T09:17:00Z Insights from the Inside: Women’s Mediation Networks as a Tool for Influencing Peace Processes https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=820904&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true Thu, 14 Nov 2019 15:57:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=820904&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2019-11-14T15:57:00Z Academic exchange with Kenyatta University, Kenya https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=818898&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <figure class="image-captioned"><img alt="Dr Elfversson and Professor Höglund together with Master students attending the lecture. James Nyawo (right) and Xavier Ichani (third from right) organised the lecture." src="/digitalAssets/818/c_818898-l_1-k_1a.jpg" style="border-style:solid; border-width:0px" /> <figcaption>Dr Elfversson and Professor H&ouml;glund together with Master students attending the lecture.<br /> James Nyawo (right) and Xavier Ichani (third from right) organised the lecture.</figcaption> </figure> <p></p> Tue, 29 Oct 2019 10:11:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=818898&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2019-10-29T10:11:00Z Unik afrikansk fredsbyggare får Nobels fredspris https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=814976&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <p>Den norska Nobelkommitt&eacute;n har beslutat dela ut &aring;rets fredspris till Etiopiens statsminister Abiy Ahmed. Peter Wallensteen, seniorprofessor i freds- och konfliktforskning vid Uppsala universitet, s&auml;ger att det &auml;r unika insatser som bel&ouml;nas.</p> Fri, 11 Oct 2019 12:03:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=814976&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2019-10-11T12:03:00Z The department welcomes all new and old students https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=811134&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true Mon, 16 Sep 2019 08:24:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=811134&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2019-09-16T08:24:00Z Integrating Refugees in Society: The Sergio Vieira de Mello Academic Chair in Brazil https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=716938&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true Fri, 01 Jun 2018 12:22:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=716938&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2018-06-01T12:22:00Z Call for applications: Programmer, Department of Peace and Conflict Research https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=885696&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <p>The Department of Peace and Conflict Research seeks a programmer to work with the project ViEWS and The Uppsala Conflict Data Program (UCDP).&nbsp;</p> Fri, 26 Jun 2020 12:34:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=885696&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2020-06-26T12:34:00Z Call for applications: Researcher, ViEWS https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=845640&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true Thu, 06 Feb 2020 15:44:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=845640&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2020-02-06T15:44:00Z Prediction competition https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=844492&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true Tue, 04 Feb 2020 09:20:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=844492&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2020-02-04T09:20:00Z ViEWS featured in the November/December issue of MIT Technological Review https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=819344&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <p>In the article '<a href="https://www.technologyreview.com/s/614568/predicting-organized-conflict-ensemble-modeling-ethiopia-ahmed/">We are finally getting better at predicting organized conflict</a>', MIT Technological Review looks into advancements in the field of conflict prediction. The article features ViEWS and the Early Warning Project from the US Holocaust Museum and Dartmouth College.</p> Mon, 04 Nov 2019 08:42:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=819344&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2019-11-04T08:42:00Z Open Access - ViEWS overview article in Journal of Peace Research https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=801240&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <p>ViEWS published its overview article in Journal of Peace Research 56(2), pp. 155&ndash;174. The article is openly available and can be accessed <a href="https://doi.org/10.1177/0022343319823860" lang="en">here</a>.</p> Thu, 27 Jun 2019 09:04:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=801240&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2019-06-27T09:04:00Z Policy Dialogue Day https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=776772&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <p>The Policy Dialogue Day is an event organized by the V-Dem (Varieties of Democracy) Institute, the QoG (Quality of Government) Institute, GLD-Gothenburg (Program for Governance and Local Development), UCPD (Uppsala Conflict Data Program) and ViEWS (a Political Violence Early- Warning System). The conference aims to provide insight on questions relating to democracy and governance, and to serve as a meeting platform for practitioners, policy makers, and academics.</p> Fri, 08 Mar 2019 09:16:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=776772&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2019-03-08T09:16:00Z New blog post in Monkey Cage: "U.N. peacekeeping really can be effective." https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=720878&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true Thu, 28 Jun 2018 12:22:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=720878&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2018-06-28T12:22:00Z First public forecasts from ViEWS: a political Violence Early-Warning System https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=717940&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <p>The challenges of preventing, mitigating, and adapting to largescale political violence are daunting, particularly when violence escalates where it is not expected. With funding from the European Research Council, ViEWS is developing a system that is rigorous, data-based, and publicly available to researchers and the international community. On 7 June, ViEWS released its first public forecasts for Africa.</p> Fri, 08 Jun 2018 09:34:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=717940&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2018-06-08T09:34:00Z Policy Dialogue Day https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=709404&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true Thu, 19 Apr 2018 12:16:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=709404&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2018-04-19T12:16:00Z ViEWS welcomes new researcher https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=670266&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true Tue, 10 Oct 2017 08:30:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=670266&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2017-10-10T08:30:00Z First annual ViEWS workshop https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=669286&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <p><img alt="ViEWS workshop" height="405" src="/digitalAssets/669/c_669286-l_1-k_img_0550a.jpg" style="border-style:solid; border-width:0px" width="673" /></p> <p>ViEWS held its first annual workshop 25-26 September in Uppsala. The workshop consisted of a total of 30 participants who over the course of two days discussed forecasting advances in the field as well as within the project.</p> Wed, 27 Sep 2017 14:28:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=669286&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2017-09-27T14:28:00Z Håvard Hegre receives the Lilly and Sven Thuréus award https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=662174&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <p><img alt="Håvard Hegre" src="/digitalAssets/662/c_662174-l_1-k_img_0493a.jpg" style="border-style:solid; border-width:0px" /></p> <p>The Department congratulates H&aring;vard Hegre who received the Lilly and Sven Thur&eacute;us award,&nbsp;the technical-economic class, on 29 August.</p> Tue, 29 Aug 2017 13:49:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=662174&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2017-08-29T13:49:00Z Håvard Hegre elected member of the Norwegian Academy of Science Letters https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=662154&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <p><img alt="Håvard Hegre and Ole M. Sejersted" src="/digitalAssets/662/c_662154-l_1-k_havard-hegre-og-preses.jpg" style="border-style:solid; border-width:0px" /></p> <p>Dag Hammarskj&ouml;ld Professor H&aring;vard Hegre was elected into the Norwegian Academy of Science Letters in March 2017.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 03 May 2017 13:19:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=662154&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2017-05-03T13:19:00Z Kick-off meeting for the ViEWS project https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=662126&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <figure class="image-captioned"><img alt="Views group photo" src="/digitalAssets/662/c_662126-l_1-k_img_1921a.jpg" style="border-style:solid; border-width:0px" /> <figcaption>In the photo from the left:&nbsp;Lisa Hultman, H&aring;vard Mokleiv Nyg&aring;rd, Desir&eacute;e Nilsson,<br /> Jonas Nordkvelle, Hanne Fjelde, Stina H&ouml;gbladh, Nina von Uexkull, David Randahl,<br /> Mihai Croicu, H&aring;vard Hegre, Frederick Hoyles, Halvard Buhaug, Sayeed Auwn Muhammed</figcaption> </figure> <p>The&nbsp;<a href="https://www.pcr.uu.se/forskning/views">ViEWS</a>&nbsp;project started up with a kick-off meeting on 17&ndash;18 January. The project, directed by&nbsp;H&aring;vard Hegre&nbsp;and involving&nbsp;Hanne Fjelde,&nbsp;Lisa Hultman,&nbsp;Desiree Nilsson, as well as an international team of researchers, will develop, test, and iteratively improve a pilot Violence Early-Warning System (ViEWS).&nbsp;</p> Wed, 18 Jan 2017 13:53:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=662126&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2017-01-18T13:53:00Z Håvard Hegre elected Vice-President of the International Studies Association https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=662124&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true <p>In the recent elections in the&nbsp;<a href="http://www.isanet.org/News/ID/5378/ISA-2018-2019-Officer-Election-Results" target="_blank">International Studies Association</a>, H&aring;vard Hegre, Dag Hammarskj&ouml;ld Professor of Peace and Conflict Research at Uppsala University&nbsp;was elected Vice-President for the 2018-19 term.</p> Sun, 01 Jan 2017 13:51:00 GMT https://www.pcr.uu.se/about-the-center?tarContentId=662124&rssTarget=650544,678088&rssTitle=Nyheter&newsDetailSiteNodeId=165886&newsListSiteNodeId=165886&showLeadIn=true 2017-01-01T13:51:00Z