Gender Mainstreaming in Peace Operations and Gender Mainstreaming in Mediation

The objective of the course is to expand specific knowledge on gender issues with the view to applying gender perspective in all policies, actions, plans and procedures in integrated peace operations and to improve understanding of the role women could play in conflict prevention and conflict resolution, and to enhance specific skills of the participants in gender sensitive conflict analysis and mediation process design.

Course is focused on:

1. Gender mainstreaming on the operational and tactical levels in the different disciplines of peace operations and
2. Gender sensitive mediation.

The course program is designed for:
Civilians, military and police officers working in international organizations, those working in the public sector, non-governmental organizations and academic institutions or  those preparing themselves to serve in the area of peace operations or in diplomatic services.


The course fee will include:

Training activities

administrative materials

opening and closing ceremonies

farewell dinner and,

sightseeing tour

Partial subsidy could be available at later stage if additional funding is provided. Those interested in partial subsidy should send CV and Motivation letter not later than 31st July to

The course will be conducted at Hotel M, Bulevar Oslobodjenja 56a, Belgrade.

Hotel M will offer special daily rates for course participants which includes:

    • Accommodation in the single room
    • Breakfast, lunch and dinner
    • Transportation to and from airport
    • Free Wi-Fi

If you want to book your stay at Hotel M directly, please request application form hotel’s booking service at Please emphasize in your message that you are attending the course organized by Conflux Center in order to receive the special rate.

Please emphasize any dietary or special food requests!

Participants are free to choose other accommodation in Belgrade, but in that case, transportation to and from the airport, to and from the event(s) venue, accommodation and meals (excluding official dinners and cocktails), are their own responsibilities.

Transportation around Belgrade, daily allowances, visa costs and other associated cash emoluments for participants are their own responsibility or that of the organization which is sponsoring their participation. Health insurance and medical requirements depends on where the participants are residing, in accordance to Serbian laws, and are the personal responsibility of each participant.

Course Information

Director: Goran Topalović
Senior Mentors: Ambassador Milos Strugar, UN Senior Mediation Adviser

Julian Harston, UN Assistant Secretary-General (Ret.)

Venue: Hotel M,
Bulevar Oslobodjenja 56a, Belgrade, Serbia
Duration:  23-27 September, 2019
Course Fee: 950 EUR (1.100,00 USD)



Course Information
  • Course Id:Course Dates: 23-27 September 2019
  • Room:Location: Hotel-M, Bulevar Oslobodjenja 65A, Belgrade, Serbia