The past decade has seen a surge in attention to supporting countries affected by and recovering from conflict; and a parallel growth in the number of professionals working in the fields of humanitarian, development and post-conflict recovery policymaking and practice. This course run by the Humanitarian Policy Group at the Overseas Development Institute (ODI), in partnership with the Post-War Reconstruction and Development Unit at the University of York, brings together a range of mid-career and senior professionals for one week each summer (Uploaded on Nov 7, 2011)
Advanced Course on Conflict, Crisis and Transitions
Date: 16 – 23 July 2014
Venue: University of York, York, United Kingdom
The Humanitarian Policy Group (HPG) at the Overseas Development Institute and the Post-war Reconstruction and Development Unit (PRDU) at the University of York are pleased to offer their fifth annual ‘Advanced Course on Conflict, Crisis and Transitions’. The week-long programme targeting mid-career and senior professionals will be held on the parkland campus of the University of York.
The course aims to facilitate learning and guided reflection on the crucial issues of the political, strategic and operational challenges of nurturing transition from conflict to stability and peace. Course participants will engage in a participatory learning process that combines lectures from distinguished academics and practitioners, with small group discussions and exercises.