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Meetings and Events 1998-1999

Titles of non-English-language meetings are given in English

9-15 October 1998

4th European Conference on `Peacemaking and Conflict Resolution',

Belfast, Northern Ireland.

Contact: Project Planning International, Montalto Estate, Spa Road, Ballynahinch, Northern Ireland, BT24 8PT, UK, Tel.: +44 (1238) 561993, Fax: +44 (1238) 565073, e-Mail: 101455.1521@compuserve.com, http://dsftp.dial.pipex.com/town/close/rci39/ecpcr/ecpcrmenu.htm

16-17 October 1998

52nd annual conference of the Middle East Institute, National Press Club, Washington DC

Contact: Mohammed Khraishah, The Middle East Institute, 1761 N Street, NW, Washington, DC 20036-2882, USA, Tel.: +1 (202) 785-1141, ext. 202, Fax: +1 (202) 331-8861, e-mail: mideasti@mideasti.org, http://www.mideasti.org/mei

19-21 October 1998

`Networking the Security Community in the Information Age': 3rd International Security Forum, Kongreßhaus, Zurich. Jointly organized and financed by: the Center for Security Studies and Conflict Research at the Swiss Institute of Technology, Zurich; the Swiss Department of Defence, Civil Protection and Sports; and the NATO Defence College in Rome.

Contact: Forschungsstelle für Sicherheitspolitik und Konfliktanalyse der ETH Zürich, CH-8092 Zürich, Tel.: +41 (1) 6324025, Fax: +41 (1) 6321941, e-mail: postmaster@sipo.reok.ethz.ch, http://www.fsk.ethz.ch/

22-4 October 1998

10 Years of the Swiss Peace Foundation, International Conference and Seminar: `Civilian Conflict Resolution--konstruktive Konfliktbearbeitung--State of the Art', Schloß Hüningen, Konolfingen, Emmental.

Contact: Schweizerische Friedensstiftung--Institut für Konfliktlösung, Gerechtigkeitsgasse 12, Postfach, CH-3000 Bern 8, Tel.: +41 (31) 3102727, Fax: +41 (31) 3102728, e-mail: info@swisspeace.ch, http://www.swisspeace.ch

31 October-7 November 1998

`"Working with ConflictÓ--International Professional Training and Retreat', training workshop at the Common Bond Institute, Michigan, USA.

Contact: Common Bond Institute, Steve Olweean/Sandra Friedman, 12170 S. Pine Ayr Drive, Climax, Michigan, 49034 USA, Tel./Fax: +1 (616) 665-9393, e-mail: solweean@aol.com, http://ahpweb.org/cbi/jamaica.html

13-15 November 1998

Conference on the theme `Human Rights in Eastern and Western Europe: Their Influence on Political and Cultural Changes since 1989', Evangelische Akademie Loccum, in collaboration with the Werner-Holtfort-Stiftung.

Contact: Evangelische Akademie Loccum, Postf. 2158, D-31545 Rehburg-Loccum, Tel.: +49 (5766) 81-0, Fax: +49 (5766) 81-128/188, e-mail: ealoccum@compuserve.com, http://www.evlka.de/extern/loccum/loccum.html

14 November 1998

1998 Graduate Student Conference on International Affairs, Elliott School of International Affairs, Washington DC.

Contact: Robert Brown, Conference Chairperson, Stuart Hall B03, The George Washington University, Washington DC 20052, USA, e-mail: rbrown7i@gwu.edu

3-6 December 1998

32nd annual conference of the Middle East Studies Association, Chicago, Illinois, USA.

Contact: The Middle East Studies Association of North America, University of Arizona, 1643 East Helen Street, Tucson, Arizona 85721, USA, Tel.: +1 (520) 621-5850, Fax: +1 (520) 626-9095, e-mail: mesana@u.arizona.edu, http://www.mesa.arizona.edu

11-13 December 1998

Conference on the theme `If Peace in the City Fails: An International Comparison of Problems relating to Urban Violence', Evangelische Akademie Loccum.

Contact: Evangelische Akademie Loccum, Postf. 2158, D-31545 Rehburg-Loccum, Tel.: +49 (5766) 81-0, Fax: +49 (5766) 81-128/188, e-mail: ealoccum@compuserve.com, http://www.evlka.de/extern/loccum/loccum.html

6-9 January 1999

2nd international conference on `Politics and Internet', organized by the Futures Committee of the Finnish Parliament, Helsinki (and Jyväskyla, Tampere, Oulu).

Contact: Auli Keskinen, Finland Futures Research Centre (FFRC), PO Box 110, FIN-20521 Turku, Tel.: +358 (40) 5445283, Fax: +385 (2) 2330755, e-mail: auli.keskinen@tukkk.fi, http://www.dipoli.hut.fi/pi99

10-29 January 1999

`In Search of Technological Responsibility: Agriculture, Biosafety and Democracy', course at the Schumacher College, Totnes, Devon, UK.

Contact: The Administrator, Schumacher College, The Old Postern, Dartington, Totnes, Devon TQ9 6EA, UK, Tel.: +44 (1803) 865934, Fax: +44 (1803) 866899, e-mail: schumcoll@gn.apc.org, http://www.gn.apc.org/schumachercollege/

February 1999

`Promoting Justice and Peace through Reconciliation and Coexistence', Center for Global Peace, American University.

Contact: Center for Global Peace, American University, Prof. Mohammed Abu-Nimer, 4400 Massachusetts Ave., NW, Washington, DC 20016-8071, USA, Tel.: +1 (202) 895-1326, Fax: +1 (202) 885-5989, e-mail: salima@american.edu, http://www.american.edu/academic.depts/acainst/cgp

7-26 February 1999

`Acting for the Earth', course at the Schumacher College, Totnes, Devon, UK.

Contact: The Administrator, Schumacher College, The Old Postern, Dartington, Totnes, Devon TQ9 6EA, UK, Tel.: +44 (1803) 865934, Fax: +44 (1803) 866899, e-mail: schumcoll@gn.apc.org, http://www.gn.apc.org/schumachercollege/

24-7 February 1999

`The Future of War'. Ivan Bloch Commemorative Conference, St Petersburg (see text), organized by the Foundation for War Studies, Groningen, Netherlands.

Contact: Foundation for War Studies, Oosterhaven 11, NL-9723 AP Groningen, Netherlands, Tel.: +31 (50) 3180686, Fax: +31 (50) 3187125, e-mail: pvk.project@tip.nl

26-8 February 1999

26th Colloquium of the Arbeitsgemeinschaft für Friedens- und Konfliktforschung on the New German Security Policy, Evangelische Akademie, Iserlohn.

Contact: Arbeitsgemeinschaft für Friedens- und Konfliktforschung e.V., z. Hd. Christiane Lammers, LAG Friedenswissenschaft in NRW, FernUniversität Hagen, Im Dünningsbruch 9, D-58084 Hagen, Tel./Fax: +49 (2331) 9874797, e-mail: Christiane.Lammers@fernuni-hagen.de, http://bicc.uni-bonn.de/coop/afk/

12-26 March 1999

9th Spring Academy of the Peace Research Institute Frankfurt, conference on the theme `Pax Americana? Global Power-Politics and Peace Policy on the Threshold of the New Millennium', in collaboration with the Atlantische Akademie Rheinland-Pfalz, Pfalzakademie Lambrecht.

Contact: Dr Berthold Meyer, HSFK, Leimenrode 29, D-60322 Frankfurt/M., Tel.: +49 (69) 959104-0, Fax: +49 (69) 558481, e-mail: hsfk@em.uni-frankfurt.de, http://www.rz.uni-frankfurt.de/hsfk/

6-16 May 1999

`Sharing Tools for Personal/Global Harmony': 7th Annual International Conference on Conflict Resolution, Harmony Institute, St Petersburg, in collaboration with the Common Bond Institute, Michigan, USA.

Contact: Common Bond Institute, Steve Olweean/Sandra Friedman, 12170 S. Pine Ayr Drive, Climax, Michigan, 49034 USA, Tel./Fax: +1 (616) 665-9393, e-mail: solweean@aol.com, http://ahpweb.org/cbi/icr.html

28 May-1 June 1999

`Weaving a New Beginning: Liberation--Healing--Community', National Conference on Peacemaking and Conflict Resolution, Phoenix, Arizona, USA.

Contact: Sharon Bailey, George Mason University, 4400 University Drive, Fairfax, VA 22030, USA, Tel.: +1 (703) 993-2440, Fax: +1 (703) 993-3070, e-mail: ncpcr@gmu.edu, http://www.gmu.edu/departments/NCPCR

27 June-1 July 1999

`Pave Peace through Literature and Culture' congress, International Convention Center, Haifa, Israel.

Contact: Dr Ada Aharoni, Conflict Studies--Technion, 57 Horev St, Haifa, Israel 34343, Tel.: +972 (4) 8243230, Fax: 972 (4) 8261288, e-mail: ada@tx.technion.ac.il, http://www.tx.technion.ac.il/-ada/home.html

September 1999

International congress on `Intercultural Education', organized by the University of Jyväskylä, Finland.

Contact: Organizing Committee Secretariat, Ms Kirsti Häkkinen, University of Jyväskylä, Continuing Education Centre, PO Box 35, FIN-40351 Jyväskylä, Tel.: +358 (14) 602510, Fax: +358 (14) 602514, e-mail: hakkinen@cone.jyu.fi, http://www.cec.jyu.fi/tkk/kv/congress.htm

21-3 October 1999

15th annual conference of the Wisconsin Institute for Peace and Conflict Studies and 24th annual conference of the University of Wisconsin System Women's Studies Consortium, on the theme `Women, Peace, and Conflict', University of Wisconsin-Platteville, USA.

Contact: Laura Wendorff, Humanities Department, University of Wisconsin-Platteville, Platteville, WI, 53818, Tel.: +1 (608) 342-1927, e-mail: wendorff@uwplatt.edu/

August/September 2000

`Conflict and Cooperation in Sites of Cultural Coexistence: Perspectives from Women's History', international conference of the International Federation for Research in Women's History (IFRWH), Oslo, Norway.

Contact: Prof. Nancy A. Hewitt, Dept. of History, Box 90719, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708 USA, Fax: +1 (919) 681-7670, e-mail: newitt@acpub.duke.edu


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