Gender Mainstreaming in Peace Operations and Gender Mainstreaming In Mediation In Africa Course
September 21, 2020 - September 25, 2020
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 in Africa and to improve understanding of the role women in Africa could play in conflict prevention and conflict resolution, as well as to enhance specific skills of the participants in gender sensitive conflict analysis and mediation process design. The course program is designed for civilians, military and police officers working in international organizations (UN, EU, AU, OSCE etc.), 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.
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.
|Course Director:||Slavko Djukic, Conflux Center|
|Senior Mentors:||Milos Strugar, UN Senior Mediation Adviser
Rana Rahal, Gender Affairs Officer, UNIFIL
Goran Topalovic, Director of Operations, Conflux Center
|Project Officers:||Emilija Maric, Conflux Center
Visnja Jovancevic, Conflux Center
Bulevar Oslobodjenja 56a, Belgrade, Serbia
|Duration:||1 21-25 September, 2020|
Course Fee: 950 EUR (1.100,00 USD)
The course fee will include:
sightseeing tour of Belgrade
reception, opening and closing ceremonies
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Upon online registration participants will receive the invoice, joining instructions, course program and all other necessary information, as well as any assistance they might need.
Please be informed that Hotel M (the venue) offers the course participants a special rate of 96,00 EUR/day, all meals and transportation from and to the airport included. In order to receive the special rate you will have to contact the hotel directly and request the application from hotel’s booking service at email@example.com (do not make an online reservation), and provide your travel itinerary in order for the hotel to arrange your pick up from the airport.
Please emphasize any dietary or special food requests!
Those who decide to stay in a hotel other than Hotel M, please be informed that taxis are available in front of the airport and can cost up to 20 EUR for the trip anywhere in Belgrade. The only accepted currency is the dinar (exchange rate is approximately 117,50 dinars for 1,00 EUR). Credit cards are widely accepted.
It is the responsibility of each participant to ensure that they acquire any necessary visas (including transit) for their travel.
Holders of foreign passports having a valid Schengen, UK and other EU
Member States’ visa, or visa of the United States of America, and for
holders of foreign passports having residence permit in the countries of
the Schengen area, EU or the United States of America may, without prior
visa application, enter, transit or stay in the Republic of Serbia up to
90 days during a six-month period, but not exceeding the expiring date
of the said visas or residence permits. Also, holders of UN Passports do
not need visas for visits of up to 90 days.
You can check whether you need an entry visa for the Republic of Serbia
Conflux Center is not responsible for any health care expenses. Health insurance and medical requirements depend on where the participants are residing, in accordance to Serbian laws, and are the personal responsibility of each participant. All participants should have adequate insurance.
Conflux Center reserves the right to modify the course dates and location at any time.
For further details about the course, please contact us at:
firstname.lastname@example.org or +381 65 3081976