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Meetings and Events 1999-2000


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

6-16 May 1999

`Sharing Tools for Personal/Global Harmony': 7th annual International Conference on Conflict Resolution (ICR), St Petersburg, Russia. The conference is being sponsored by the Common Bond Institute (USA) and the Harmony Institute (Russia), in collaboration with the Association for Humanistic Psychology.

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

11-15 May 1999

`Time to Abolish War--Peace is a Human Right': The Hague Appeal for Peace Civil Society Conference, Congress Centre, The Hague, Netherlands. To draw up the `Hague Agenda for Peace and Justice' for the 21st century.

Contact: Registration Secretariat for `Hague Appeal for Peace', Van Namen and Westerlaken, Congress Organization Services, PO Box 1558, NL-6501 BN Nijmegen, Netherlands, Tel.: +31-24-323-4471, Fax: +31-24-360-1159, e-mail: hap99@congres.net

15-18 May 1999

1st International Conference on Social Responsibility of Legal Revolution for the Protection of Environment and Human Rights, Katmandu, Nepal. Organized by LEARP India International.

Contact: LEARP, D.No. 5-25-129 1st floor, 3/1 Brodipet, Guntur 522 002 A. P India, Fax: +91-863-354-205, e-mail: appaji@sbs.xeevga.xeemail.com

24-6 May 1999

6th World Peace Science Congress, organized by the Peace Science Society, Tinbergen Institute, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Contact: Tinbergen Institute, Keizeersgracht 482, NL-1017 EC Amsterdam, Netherlands, Tel.: +31-20-551-3500, Fax: +31-20-551-3500, http://www.copri.dk/ipra/PSS-conf.html

26 May-6 August 1999

9th Annual Institute in Social Movements and Strategic Nonviolence: `An Experiential Inquiry into Peace Action', Tufts University, Medford, Mass., USA.

Contact: Dale Bryan, Program Coordinator, Peace and Justice Studies, 109 Eaton Hall, Tufts University, Medford, MA 02155, USA, Tel.: +1-617-627-2261, Fax: +1-617-627-3032, e-mail: dbryan@tufts.edu, http://www.jumbohub.com/pjs

28 May-1 June 1999

`Weaving a New Beginning--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

2-6 June 1999

`Dilemmas of Reconciliation: A Research Network and Conference', organized by the Calgary Institute for the Humanities, University of Calgary, Canada.

Contact: Calgary Institute for the Humanities, University of Calgary, 2500 University Drive N.W., Calgary, Alberta, T2N 1N4, Canada, Tel.: +1-403-220-7238, Fax: +1-403-282-7822

3-6 June 1999

`Global and Local Responsibilities for a Just and Sustainable Civilization': 2nd Interdisciplinary Conference on the Evolution of World Order (WOC 99), Ryerson Polytechnic University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

Contact: H. Burkhardt, Co-chair, Evolution of World Order Conference,

Dept. of Mathematics, Physics and Computer Science, Ryerson Polytechnic University, Toronto, Ontario, M4B 2K3, Canada, Tel.: +1-416-979-5000 ext. 7246, Fax: +1-416-979-5064, e-mail: woc@acs.ryerson.ca

6-11 June 1999

`Interpersonal Conflict Resolution Skills': 1st summer session of the 1999 Creative Conflict Resolution Courses, Institute on Creative Conflict Resolution, Syracuse University, New York, USA.

Contact: Syracuse University, Continuing Education/University College, Marketing Communications and Public Relations, 700 University Avenue, Syracuse, New York, USA, Tel.: +1-315-443-3273, Fax: +1-315-443-4174, e-mail: parttime@uc.syr.edu

10-12 June 1999

`Power and Governance', ESSA conference, Marburg, Germany.

Contact: Dr. Peter Imbusch, Institut für Soziologie, Philipps-Universität Marburg, Wilhelm Röpke-Str. 6K, D-35032 Marburg, Tel.: +49-6421-28-43774720, Fax: +49-6421-286642, e-mail: imbusch@mailer.uni-marburg.de

13-18 June 1999

`Negotiation: Theory and Practice': 1st summer session of the 1999 Creative Conflict Resolution Courses, Institute on Creative Conflict Resolution, Syracuse University, New York, USA.

Contact: Syracuse University, Continuing Education/University College, Marketing Communications and Public Relations, 700 University Avenue, Syracuse, New York, USA, Tel.: +1-315-443-3273, Fax: +1-315-443-4174, e-mail: parttime@uc.syr.edu 15 June 1999 Expert and media conference `Effective Crisis-Prevention: Challenges for Germany and the EU', organized by the Development and Peace Foundation and the Berghof Center for Constructive Conflict Management as part of the activities of the German Platform for Conflict Prevention and Transformation. Festsaal, Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität, Bonn, Germany.

Contact: Development and Peace Foundation, Gotenstr. 152, D-53175 Bonn, Tel.: +49-228-959 25 0, Fax: +49-228-959 25 99, e-mail: sef.roth@bicc.uni-bonn.de

18-19 June 1999

`Women and Political Action: Debating Ways forward for Feminists': conference organized by the Gender Research Institute, Middlesex University, London, UK.

Contact: Gender Research Centre, Middlesex University, Queensway, Enfield, Middlesex EN3 4SF, UK, Tel.: +44-181-362 5552, Fax: +44-181-962 6404, e-mail: Prof. Jeanne Gregory: j.gregory@mdx.ac.uk, Dr Rosemary Sales: r.sales@mdx.ac.uk, Dr Lesley Hoggart: l.hoggart@mdx.ac.uk, Angela Kennedy: a.kennedy@mdx.ac.uk

20-5 June 1999

`Mediation: Theory and Practice': 1st summer session of the 1999 Creative Conflict Resolution Courses, Institute on Creative Conflict Resolution, Syracuse University, New York, USA.

Contact: Syracuse University, Continuing Education/University College, Marketing Communications and Public Relations, 700 University Avenue, Syracuse, New York, USA, Tel.: +1-315-443-3273, Fax: +1-315-443-4174, e-mail: parttime@uc.syr.edu

27 June-2 July 1999

`Conflict Resolution and Facilitation in Groups': 1st summer session of the 1999 Creative Conflict Resolution Courses, Institute on Creative Conflict Resolution, Syracuse University, New York, USA.

Contact: Syracuse University, Continuing Education/University College, Marketing Communications and Public Relations, 700 University Avenue, Syracuse, New York, USA, Tel.: +1-315-443-3273, Fax: +1-315-443-4174, e-mail: parttime@uc.syr.edu

28-30 June 1999

International Congress on Conflict Resolution through Culture and Literature, International Convention Center, Shavei Zion, Israel.

Contact: Dr Ada Aharoni, Conflict Resolution-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

3-18 July 1999

International training-session `Nonviolence in the Context of War or Armed Conflict', Bildungs- und Begegnungsstätte für gewaltfreie Aktion e.V., KURVE Wustrow.

Contact: Bildungs- und Begegnungsstätte für gewaltfreie Aktion e.V., KURVE Wustrow, Kirchstr. 14, D-29462 Wustrow

10 July-21 August 1999

32nd Essex Summer School in Social Science Data Analysis and Collection. A series of linked two-week courses on the analysis of social-science data, for beginners and advanced students.

Contact: The Organizing Secretary, Essex Summer School, University of Essex, Colchester CO4 3SQ, UK, Tel.: +44-1206-872502, Fax: +44-1206-873598, e-mail: sum_sch@essex.ac.uk, http://www.essex.ac.uk/methods/

11-16 July 1999

Summer School on Peace and Conflict Research. Second summer school for up-and-coming researchers organized by the Association for the Support of Projects on Peace and Conflict Research in Lower Saxony, under the direction of Prof. Günter Bierbrauer Ph.D. (University of Osnabrück).

Contact: Projektverbund Friedens- und Konfliktforschung in Niedersachsen, Dr. Gudrun Schwarzer, Universität Osnabrück, Fachbereich Psychologie, D-49069 Osnabrück, Tel.: +49-541-969-4803, e-mail: gschwarzer@luce.psycho.uni-osnabrueck.de

11-16 July 1999

`Leadership, Power and Authority in Groups': 2nd summer session of the 1999 Creative Conflict Resolution Courses, Institute on Creative Conflict Resolution, Syracuse University, New York, USA. This course will take place in the Thornfield Conference Center, Cazenovia, New York, USA.

Contact: Syracuse University, Continuing Education/University College, Marketing Communications and Public Relations, 700 University Avenue, Syracuse, New York, USA, Tel.: +1-315-443-3273, Fax: +1-315-443-4174, e-mail: parttime@uc.syr.edu

18-23 July 1999

`Managing Organizational Conflict': 2nd summer session of the 1999 Creative Conflict Resolution Courses, Institute on Creative Conflict Resolution, Syracuse University, New York, USA.

Contact: Syracuse University, Continuing Education/University College, Marketing Communications and Public Relations, 700 University Avenue, Syracuse, New York, USA, Tel.: +1-315-443-3273, Fax: +1-315-443-4174, e-mail: parttime@uc.syr.edu

7-17 August 1999

`Computers, Networks and International Security': conference in Roverto (Trento), Italy, organized by the International School on Disarmament and Research on Conflicts.

Contact: Prof. Carlo Schaerf, President of ISODARCO, Dept. of Physics, University of Rome `Tor Vergata', I-00133 Rome, Italy, Tel.: +39-06-7259-4560/1, Fax: +39-06-2040309, Telex: 626382 FIUNTV I, e-mail: SCHAERF@ROMA2.INFN.IT 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, Finland, 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

`Women, Peace and Conflict': 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, University of Wisconsin-Platteville, USA.

Contact: Laura Wendorff, Humanities Dept., University of Wisconsin-Platteville, WI, 53818, USA, Tel.: +1-609-342-1927, e-mail: wendorff@ uwplatt.edu/ August-September 2000 `Conflict and Cooperation in Sites of Cultural Co-existence: 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

(c) Peace Research Information Unit Bonn (PRIUB), 1999


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