IPRA Directory of Europe

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1. Eastern Europe: Belarus, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Republic of Moldova, Romania, Russian Federation, Slovakia, Ukraine


2. Northern Europe: Åland Islands, Denmark, Estonia, Faeroe Islands, Finland, Guernsey, Iceland, Ireland, Isle of Man, Jersey, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway, Svalbard and Jan Mayen Islands, Sweden, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland


3. Southern Europe: Albania, Andorra, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Gibraltar, Greece, Holy See, Italy, Malta, Portugal, San Marino, Serbia and Montenegro, Slovenia, Spain, The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia


4. Western Europe: Austria, Belgium, France, Germany, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Monaco, Netherlands, Switzerland



1. Eastern Europe

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BELARUS

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Institute name: National Institute of Higher Education, UNESCO Chair in the Culture of Peace and Democracy
Official address: 15 Moskovskaja Street, Minsk 220 001, BELARUS, Tel: (375-172) 228.310. Fax: (375-172) 228.310.
E-mail:
gancher@nihe.niks.by
Present head(s): Prof. I. Hancharonak (Chairholder)
Orientation/Main field(s): Promotes culture of peace, peace and democracy
Bulletin(s): Information Newsletter on International Cooperation in Higher Education, 24 p.a. (in Russian and English)


Institute name: Belarus Peace Foundation
Official address: H-54, Block 2, Apt. 46, Kalinovskogo str., 22086 Minsk, BELARUS, Tel: (375-17) 264-65-24. Fax: (375-17) 239-19-37.
E-mail:
egorov_marat@mail.ru
Present head(s): Prof. M. F. Egorov (Chairman)
Orientation/Main field(s): Carries out studies in international relations and detente, peace building and disarmament, the threats of nuclear contamination and international understanding
Subject(s) taught: peace research; peaceful coexistence; disarmament; conflict resolution; nonviolence; peace and development; democracy and peace; role of the international organizations; polemology; international conflict; international security; regional conflict; culture of peace; education for peace
Field(s) of research: political science; sociology; statistics
Bulletin(s): Press-Bulletin, 8 p.a.;
Newspaper, 12 p.a.
Senior staff involved: E. V. Dmitrieva; Prof. M. F. Egorov; Principal instructor(s): E. V. Dmitrieva; Prof. M. F. Egorov
Working language(s): Russian; English



BULGARIA

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Institute name: Institute for Security and International Studies
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): ISIS
Official address: 1c Krasno selo, bl. 194, vh.B. ap.36, P.O. Box 231, 1618 Sofia, BULGARIA, Tel: (359-2) 551828. Fax: (359-2) 551828.
E-mail:
isis@cserv.mgu.bg
Internet:
http://www.isn.ethz.ch/isis
Present head(s): Dr P. Pantev (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Carries out research in the field of peace, national, regional, and international security, European and Euroatlantic integration, and international cooperation
Periodical(s): Black Sea Basin Regional Profile, 4 p.a. (online);
Balkan Regional Profile, 12 p.a. (online)


Institute name: Bourgas Free University, UNESCO Chair on Culture of Peace and Human Rights
Official address: 101, Alexandrovska Str., Bourgas 8000, BULGARIA, Tel: (359-56) 9461083. Fax: (359-56) 9461083.
Present head(s): Prof. R. Valchev (Chairholder)
Orientation/Main field(s): Aims at improving the quality of training materials in the fields of human rights, peace and culture of peace
Subject(s) taught: peace research; conflict resolution; nonviolence; democracy and peace


Institute name: Negotiation and Conflict Resolution Foundation
Official address: 10 Jagoda Street, Sofia 1126, BULGARIA, Tel: (359-2) 522-592. Fax: (359-2) 627-865.
Present head(s): Ms A. Shishmanova (Chairperson)
Orientation/Main field(s): Engaged in the study of conflicts and elaborating intervention strategies for ethnic conflicts, environmental and social unrests. Also conducts training on conflict-management skills, negotiation and mediation for peace, and designs conflict resolution systems




CZECH REPUBLIC

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Institute name: Christian Peace Conference
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): CPC; Krestanská Mírová Konference; KMK; Christliche Friedenskonferenz; CFK
Official address: P.O. Box 136, Prokopova 4, 130 11 Prague 3, CZECH REPUBLIC, Tel: (420-2) 2278 1800. Fax: (420-2) 2278 1801.
E-mail:
christianpeace@volny.cz
Internet:
http://www.volny.cz/christianpeace/cpc/
Orientation/Main field(s): Its work is devoted to developing a new consciousness toward peace and justice. Research deals with peaceful coexistence, disarmament, security, human rights, international cooperation and religion
Field(s) of research: social sciences; political science; economics; philosophy
Bulletin(s): CPC Information, 6 p.a. (also available online)


Institute name: Ustav Mezinárodních Vztahu, Praha
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): UMV; Institute of International Relations, Prague; IIR
Official address: Nerudova 3, Malá Strana, 11850 Prague 1, CZECH REPUBLIC, Tel: (420-2) 51108111. Fax: (420-2) 51108222.
E-mail:
umv@iir.cz
Internet:
http://www.iir.cz/
Present head(s): Mr J. Sedivy (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Deals with international relations, peace and international security
Periodical(s): Mezinárodní Politika/International Politics, 12 p.a. (in Czech);
International Relations, 4 p.a. (in Czech);
Perspectives: Review of Central European Affairs, 2 p.a.
Senior staff involved: Mr J. Hrích
Mr M. Jakobec


HUNGARY

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Institute name: Lászlo Németh Central-European Folk Academy
Official address: P.O. Box 40, H-9400 Sopron, HUNGARY, Tel: (36-99) 316-989. Fax: (36-99) 316-989.
E-mail:
academy@mail.matav.hu
Present head(s): Mrs J. Rónai
Parent organization: Association for World Education
Orientation/Main field(s): Devoted to education and research for peace
Subject(s) taught: peace research; peaceful coexistence; conflict resolution; peace and development; democracy and peace; polemology; international conflict; international security; regional conflict; culture of peace; education for peace
Periodical(s): Journal of World Education;
Journal of the Central European Folk Academy
Working language(s): Hungarian; English



POLAND

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Institute name: Uniwersytet Mikolaja Kopernika, Katedra Praw Czlowieka i Prawa Europejskiego
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): KPCZE; Nicholas Copernicus University, Chair of Human Rights and European Law; Nicholas Copernicus University, UNESCO Chair of Human Rights and Peace
Official address: Ul. Reja 25, 87100 Torun, POLAND, Tel: (48-56) 65-43-573. Fax: (48-56) 65-43-573.
E-mail:
kpcze@cc.uni.torun.pl
Internet:
http://www.uni.torun.pl/~kpcze/
Present head(s): Prof.Dr T. Jasudowicz (Chairholder)
Parent organization: Nicholas Copernicus University, Faculty of Law and Administration
Orientation/Main field(s): Carries out research on international protection of human rights, human rights and peace, international humanitarian law, bioethics, and data protection
Periodical(s): Torun Yearbook of Human Rights and Peace, 1 p.a. (in Polish)
Bulletin(s): Guidebook of the All-Polish Olympiad of Human Rights Knowledge, 1 p.a.
Senior staff involved: Prof.Dr B. Gronowska, Prof.Dr T. Jasudowicz, Prof.Dr C. Mik


Institute name: Uniwersytet Warszawski, Instytut Stosunków Miedzynarodowych
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): ISM UW; Warsaw University, Institute of International Relations
Official address: ul. Zurawia 4, 00-503 Warsaw, POLAND, Tel: (48-22) 622-80-74. Fax: (48-22) 693-59-52.
E-mail:
ISMN@plearn.edu.pl
Internet:
http://www.wdinp.uw.edu.pl/
Present head(s): Prof. E. Halizak (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Covers the whole scope of international relations, peace, and international security
Periodical(s): Stosunki Miedzynarodowe (International Relations), irr.
Senior staff involved: Prof. W. Góralski, Prof. J. Kukulka, Prof. R. Kuzniar, Dr W. Lizak, Prof. G. Michalowski, Dr I. Popiuk



MOLDOVA

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Institute name: Institutul de Filosofie, Sociologie si Drept, Academia de Stiinte a Republicii Moldova
Synonyms and acronyms: Institute of Philosophy, Sociology and Law, Academy of Sciences of Moldova; Institut de Philosophie, Sociologie et Droit, Académie des Sciences de la République de Moldova
Address: B-dul Stefan cel Mare, 1, 2001 Chisinau, MOLDOVA R, Tel: (373-2) 270537. Fax: (373-2) 271469.
E-mail: ifilos@cc.acad.md
Present head(s): - Dr G. Bobina (Director)
Activities: research; publication
Type of organization: non-profit
Main disciplines: social sciences; philosophy; law; sociology

Institute name: Institute of Interethnic Research, Academy of Sciences of Moldova
Address: Stefan cel Mare av, MD-2001 Chisinau, MOLDOVA R, Tel: (373-2) 271007.
E-mail: DepIntRel@asm.md
Present head(s): - Dr I. Bodrug (Director)
Activities: research; documentation/information; publication
Type of organization: non-profit
Main disciplines: social sciences; demography; education; political science; cultural anthropology



ROMANIA

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Institute name: Black Sea University Foundation, Center for Conflict Prevention Studies
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): CPSC
Official address: 13 Calea 13 Septembrie, 761172 Bucharest-5, ROMANIA, Tel: (40-21) 410.3200. Fax: (40-21) 411.2601.
E-mail:
cpsc@rnc.ro
Internet:
http://www.cpsc.ro/
Present head(s): Amb. N. Micu (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Conducts research on peace theory.
Formerly: Conflict Prevention Center


Institute name: Université du Nord de Baia Mare, Chaire UNESCO en Droits de l'Homme, Démocratie, Paix et Tolérance
Official address: Str.
Victoriei 76, 4800 Baia Mare, ROMANIA, Tel: (40-62) 422778. Fax: (40-62) 276153.
E-mail:
viancu@ubm.ro
Present head(s): Prof. V. Iancu (Chairholder)
Orientation/Main field(s): Promotes peace, multiculturalism, and prevention of religious and ethnic conflicts in Transylvania
Subject(s) taught: peace research: conflict resolution, nonviolence, peace and development; culture of peace: education for peace
Senior staff involved: Prof. I. Zlatescu, Prof. V. Zlatescu
Principal instructor(s): Prof. Serbanescu, Prof. I. Zlatescu, Prof. V. Zlatescu
Working language(s): Romanian; English; French




RUSSIAN FEDERATION

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IPRA Eastern Europe Commission

Olga Vorkunova, Director of the Center for Development and Peace Studies FORUM and President of the Russian Peace Academy
B.Nikitskaya, 49-96, 121069 Moscow, Russia
Phone: (492) 332 1770
Fax: (492) 332 1770
E-mail:
olga@pww.ru


Institute name: Center for Development and Peace Studies FORUM
Official address: 49-96 B.Nikitskaya, Moscow 121069, RUSSIAN FEDERATION, Tel: (7-095) 332 1770. Fax: (7-095) 332 1770.
E-mail:
deos@cityline.ru
Internet:
http://www.user.cityline.ru/~deos/index.html
Present head(s): Mr L. S. Petrov (Executive Director), Dr O. A. Vorkunova (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Devoted to democratization. Formerly: Moscow Research Centre for Peace and Development Forum
Working language(s): Russian


Institute name: Institut Vseobshchei Istorii, Rossiiskaia Akademiia Nauk
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): Institute of World History, Russian Academy of Sciences
Official address: Leninskii Prospekt, 32-a, 117993 Moscow, RUSSIAN FEDERATION, Tel: (7-095) 9381009. Fax: (7-095) 9382288.
E-mail:
worldhis@igh1.msk.su
Internet:
http://isir.ras.ru/win/db/show_org.asp?P=.oi-809.vi-.fi-.oi-809.pr-inf
Present head(s): Prof. A. O. Chubaryan (Director), Ms N. I. Egorova (Deputy Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Research on the history of political systems, wars, peace and international relations, revolutions and social movements, interethnic relations, militarism, the history of pacifism and the study of peace plans
Periodical(s): Novaya i Noveyshaya Istoriya, 6 p.a.;
Vestnik Drevney Istorii, 4 p.a.


Institute name: Nizhnyi Novgorod State University, Centre for Peace and Conflict Resolution Research
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): Centre for Peace and Conflict Resolution Research, Nizhnyi Novgorod State University
Official address: Ulianov Street, 2, Nizhnyi Novgorod 603005, RUSSIAN FEDERATION, Tel: (7-8312) 390-249. Fax: (7-8312) 390-188.
E-mail:
fmo@unn.ru
Internet:
http://www.unn.ru/rus/fmo/cipm.htm
Present head(s): Prof.Dr A. A. Kornilov (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Research deals with peace, conversion, conflict resolution, Russian foreign policy, ethnic conflicts and history of conflicts. Current research deals with international law and terrorism
Periodical(s): Nizhnyi Novgorod Journal of International Studies, 4 p.a.
Bulletin(s): Angel. Herald of Peace
Senior staff involved: Prof. O. O. Khokhlysheva, Prof.Dr O. A. Kolobov


Institute name: Russian State University for the Humanities, UNESCO Chair on a Culture of Peace and Democracy
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): RSUH
Official address: 6 Miusskaya St., 125267 Moscow, RUSSIAN FEDERATION, Tel: (7-095) 250-6118. Fax: (7-095) 298-0345.
E-mail:
fipp@rsuh.ru
Present head(s): Prof.Dr A. P. Logunov (Chairholder)
Orientation/Main field(s): Deals with peaceful political transition, democracy, peace, and nonviolence
Subject(s) taught: peace research; peaceful coexistence; disarmament; conflict resolution; role of the international organizations; nonviolence; peace and development; international cooperation; human rights; human rights violation; polemology; international conflict; international security; regional conflict; terrorism; theory and practice of negotiation,; weapons; culture of peace; education for peace
Working language(s): Russian; English


Institute name: International Institute "Youth for a Culture of Peace and Democracy"
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): YPDI
Official address: 5/1 uliza Yunosti, 111395 Moscow, RUSSIAN FEDERATION, Tel: (7-095) 374-7580. Fax: (7-095) 374-7580.
E-mail:
i-unesco@mtu-net.ru
Internet:
http://www.mgsa.ru/partners/unesco/Pages/VisitCardEng.html
Present head(s): Prof. I. M. Ilyinsky (Director), Dr I. N. Scheglova (Executive Director)
Parent organization: Moscow Academy of Humanities and Social Sciences
Orientation/Main field(s): Promotes peace and education for peace for children, youths and workers and teacher training programmes for a culture of peace


Institute name: Rossiiskaia Akademiia Nauk, Institut Nauchnoi Informatsii po Obshestvennym Naukam
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): INION; Russian Academy of Sciences, Institute of Scientific Information for Social Sciences
Official address: Nakhimovsky prosp. 51/21, 117997 Moscow, RUSSIAN FEDERATION, Tel: (7-095) 1288941. Fax: (7-095) 4202261.
E-mail:
info@inion.ru
Internet:
http://www.inion.ru/
Present head(s): Prof.Dr Y. S. Pivovarov (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Research deals with issues related to peace, international security, disarmament and the avoidance of regional conflict to global problems, European security, cooperation in the Asian-Pacific region, culture of peace, nonviolence and interethnic relations


Institute name: Institute of Contemporary International Studies
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): ICIS
Official address: Octozhenka St. 53/2 ul., Moscow 119021, RUSSIAN FEDERATION, Tel: (7-095) 2089461. Fax: (7-095) 2089466.
E-mail:
icipu@glasnet.ru
Present head(s): Prof.Dr Y. P. Bazharov (Director)
Parent organization: Diplomatic Academy, Russian Foreign Ministry
Orientation/Main field(s): Carries out research in all fields pertaining to international relations, peace and international security, as well as international economy and international economic relations, international law and human rights, global issues and federalism
Subject(s) taught: peace research; peaceful coexistence; disarmament; conflict resolution; role of the international organizations; nonviolence; peace and development; democracy and peace; polemology; war; international conflict; international security; regional conflict; terrorism; culture of peace; education for peace
Periodical(s): Diplomatic Yearbook, The, 1 p.a.
Bulletin(s): Current International Problems, 2 p.a.
Senior staff involved: Prof.Dr Y. P. Bazharov (Director and Prof., Russian Domestic and Foreign Policy, Int'l Relations, Security in Europe, Asia and the Pacific, Ethnic Minorities), Prof.Dr V. E. Dontzov (Researcher, Peace Process, Security and Non-Proliferation in the Middle East), Prof.Dr S. N. Chernichenko (Researcher, Int'l Law, United Nations and Peace, Human Rights Violations), Prof.Dr V. N. Fedotov (Senior Researcher, Security, Peacekeeping Operations in Asia and the Pacific), Dr V. S. Kotliar (Senior Researcher, Int'l Law and Security in Europe, Maritime Law), Prof.Dr K. N. Kulmatov (Deputy Director and Prof. Russian Foreign Policy), Prof.Dr I. N. Kuzmin (Senior Researcher, European Security, History and Current Trends in Germany), Prof. Dr P. A. Razvin (Chief Researcher, Conflict Resolution, Non-violence, Peace and Development in Asia and the Pacific), Dr M. P. Shelepin (Researcher, Security, Arms Control, Peacekeeping Operations), Prof.Dr A. D. Shutov (Researcher, Crises Management in the Former Soviet Union, Caspian Sea Region Security Issues, Central Asia's Security), Prof.Dr T. N. Yudina (Chief Researcher, Security and Peace Institutions in Europe)

Working language(s): Russian


Institute name: Ural A.M. Gorky State University, UNESCO Chair on Human Rights, Peace, Democracy, Tolerance and International Understanding
Official address: Faculty of International Relations, Uralskaya St. 59-81, Ekaterinburg 620067, RUSSIAN FEDERATION, Tel: (7-3432) 55.75.43. Fax: (7-3432) 49.56.52.
E-mail:
valeri.mikhailenko@usu.ru
Present head(s): Prof. V. Mikhailenko (Chairholder)
Orientation/Main field(s): Concerned with human rights education, peace and tolerance
Subject(s) taught: peace research; peaceful coexistence; disarmament; conflict resolution; role of the international organizations; nonviolence; peace and development; democracy and peace; polemology; international security; regional conflict; terrorism; culture of peace; education for peace
Bulletin(s): Tolerance, 4 p.a.
Working language(s): Russian


Institute name: Rossiiskaia Akademiia Nauk, Institut Latinskoi Ameriki
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): ILA; Russian Academy of Sciences, Institute of Latin America
Official address: Ulitsa Bolshaya Ordinka 21, 113035 Moscow, RUSSIAN FEDERATION, Tel: (7-095) 951-53-23. Fax: (7-095) 953-40-70.
E-mail:
ilaran@pol.ru
Internet:
http://isir.ras.ru/win/db/show_org.asp?P=.oi-917.vi-.fi-.oi-917.pr-inf
Present head(s): Dr V. Davydov (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Main fields of research include peace, international relations, security problems, and conflictology
Periodical(s): Latinskaia Amerika, 12 p.a.;
Iberoamerica, 4 p.a. (in Spanish)
Bulletin(s): Newsletter
Senior staff involved: Mr L. L. Klotchkovski, Mr K. O. Leïno, Mr V. P. Sudarev (Researcher, National Security), Mr V. A. Teperman


Institute name: Federation of Peace and Conciliation
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): FPC
Official address: 36 Prospekt Mira, Moscow 129010, RUSSIAN FEDERATION, Tel: (7-095) 280-9977. Fax: (7-095) 280-9587.
E-mail:
info@ifpc.ru
Internet:
http://www.ifpc.ru/index.html
Present head(s): Mr V. Fedosov (Acting President)
Orientation/Main field(s): Devoted to international security, conflict resolution, disarmament, promotion of human rights, and democracy. Formerly: Soviet Peace Committee
Bulletin(s): Peace and Conciliation, 4 p.a.


Institute name: Research and Education Centre for the Ethics of Nonviolence
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): RECEN
Official address: 14 Volhonka St., Moscow 119842, RUSSIAN FEDERATION, Tel: (7-095) 406-1309. Fax: (7-095) 200-3250.
Orientation/Main field(s): Promotes research in peace with focus on the theory and practice of nonviolence in Russian society, analyzing the political, cultural and ethical dimensions of violence and nonviolence


Institute name: Centr po Izucheniyu i Uregulirovaniyu Konfliktov
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): Centre for the Study and Management of Conflict
Official address: Leninsky Prospekt 32a, Moscow 117 334, RUSSIAN FEDERATION, Tel: (7-095) 938-0043. Fax: (7-095) 938-0043.
E-mail:
tishkov@eawarn.tower.ras.ru
Internet:
http://www.eawarn.ras.ru/
Present head(s): Prof. V. A. Tishkov (Director)
Parent organization: Institute of Ethnology and Anthropology, Russian Academy of Sciences
Orientation/Main field(s): Its objectives are the analytical and applied research on ethnic groups, nationalism and ethnic conflicts in multiethnic societies, and the assistance of policy makers in the field of governance, conflict management and peace
Bulletin(s): EAWARN Bulletin, 6 p.a. (in Russian; also available online)


Institute name: Mezhdunarodnaya Assotsiatsiya Fondov Mira
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): International Association of Peace Foundations; IAPF
Official address: Ul Prechistenka 10, 119889 Moscow, RUSSIAN FEDERATION, Tel: (7-095) 202 4236. Fax: (7-095) 200 1208.
Present head(s): Mr G. Lokshin (Secretary-General)
Orientation/Main field(s): Promotes efforts to strengthen the ideals of peace, democracy and the resolution of ethnic conflicts
Bulletin(s): Facts, Events, Documents, 12 p.a.;
Forum Magazine, 12 p.a.


Institute name: Institut Evropy, Rossiiskaia Akademiia Nauk
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): Institute of Europe, Russian Academy of Sciences; IE RAS
Official address: Mokhovaya St. 11-3 B, Moscow 125993, RUSSIAN FEDERATION, Tel: (7-095) 203 4187. Fax: (7-095) 200 4298.
E-mail:
europe@mline.msk.ru
Internet:
http://isn.rsuh.ru/iu/engl/inst.htm
Present head(s): Prof. N. P. Smelyev (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Concerned with peace, international security system, nuclear weapons, arms control, disarmament, geopolitics, environmental security issues, and religious conflicts
Periodical(s): Contemporary Europe, 4 p.a.
Senior staff involved: Prof. V. A. Fedorov, Dr S. A. Karaganov, Prof. V. N. Shenaev


Institute name: Russian Academy of Sciences, Institute of Far Eastern Studies
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): IFES RAS
Official address: 32, Nakhimovsky Ave, Moscow 117997, RUSSIAN FEDERATION, Tel: (7-095) 124-08-35. Fax: (7-095) 718-96-56.
E-mail:
ifes@cemi.rssi.ru
Internet:
http://www.ifes-ras.ru/
Present head(s): Prof.Dr M. L. Titarenko (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Carries out research on international relations, peace and security
Periodical(s): Far Eastern Affairs, 6 p.a. (in Russian and English; also available online);
PRC: Policy, Economy, Culture, 1 p.a. (in Russian);
Japan: Policy, Economy, Culture, 1 p.a. (in Russian)
Bulletin(s): Information Bulletin, 12 p.a. (in Russian);
Information Express, 12 p.a. (in Russian; also available online)
Senior staff involved: Mr R. M. Aslanov, Mr V. S. Miasnikov, Mr V. V. Mikheiev


Institute name: Moscow School of Human Rights
Official address: Luchnikov Lane 4, Entrance 3, Apt 2, 101000 Moscow, RUSSIAN FEDERATION, Tel: (7-095) 5776904. Fax: (7-095) 5776904.
E-mail:
mshr@mshr.ru
Internet:
http://www.mshr.ru/
Present head(s): Dr A. Azarov (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Devoted to the development of human rights education and education for peace programmes
Subject(s) taught: peace research: conflict resolution, role of international organizations, nonviolence, democracy and peace, culture of peace, education for peace
Bulletin(s): School of Democracy, Bulletin, 4 p.a.
Senior staff involved: Mr R. Sinelnikov, Ms G. Solntseva
Working language(s): Russian


Institute name: Kabardino-Balkanian State University, UNESCO Chair in Education for Culture of Peace and Human Rights
Official address: Tchernichevskiy street 173, Nalchik 360004, RUSSIAN FEDERATION, Tel: (7-095) 337.9955. Fax: (7-095) 337.9955.
E-mail:
bsk@rekt.kbsu.ru
Internet:
http://www.kbsu.ru/unesco/unesco.html
Present head(s): Prof. B. S. Karamurzov (Chairholder)
Orientation/Main field(s): Promotes peace and tolerance in multiethnic societies
Bulletin(s): Bulletin, 52 p.a. (also available online)



SLOVAKIA

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Institute name: Ustav Státu a Práva, Slovenskej Akadémie Vied
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): Institute of State and Law, Slovak Academy of Sciences; USAP SAV
Official address: Klemensova 19, 813 64 Bratislava, SLOVAKIA, Tel: (421-2) 52961833. Fax: (421-2) 52962325.
E-mail:
usap@klemens.savba.sk
Internet:
http://klemens.savba.sk/usap
Present head(s): Dr J. Vozár (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Research fields include peace and legal aspects of disarmament
Periodical(s): Právny Obzor, 6 p.a.



UKRAINE

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Institute name: National University of "Kyiv - Mohyla Academy", UNESCO Chair in Human Rights, Peace, Democracy, Tolerance and International Understanding
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): UNESCO Chair at the UKMA
Official address: 2 Skovoroda Street, Kiev 04070, UKRAINE, Tel: (380-44) 416-6011. Fax: (380-44) 417-8461.
E-mail: unsvat@i.cm.ua
Present head(s): Prof.Dr Y. Svatko (Chairholder)
Orientation/Main field(s): Conducts research on general philosophy of peace and war, European models and practices of peace and tolerance, peace and civil society, peaceful conflict resolution, and peace and intercultural dialogue, effective communication and mediation in conflicts
Subject(s) taught: peace research: conflict resolution, nonviolence, peace and development; democracy and peace; tolerance and peace; culture of peace: education for peace
Bulletin(s): Bulletin of the National Commission of Ukraine for UNESCO
Working language(s): Ukrainian; Russian; English


Institute name: National Institute for Strategic Studies
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): NISS
Official address: 7-a Pirogov Street, Kiev, UKRAINE, Tel: (380-44) 234-5007. Fax: (380-44) 235-2060.
E-mail: belov@niss.gov.ua
Internet: http://www.niss.gov.ua/
Present head(s): Mr O. F. Belov (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Carries out research on national security; peace, international security and foreign policy; national defence policy; social strategies; political analyses and strategies; economic strategies; humanitarian policy; environmental security; informational security and regional development
Field(s) of research: political science
Periodical(s): Strategitchna Panorama, 2 p.a. (in Ukrainian; also available online)


Institute name: Pylyp Orlyk Institute for Democracy
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): POID
Official address: 40a Moscovskaia Street, 252015 Kiev, UKRAINE, Tel: (380-44) 290 7756. Fax: (380-44) 290 6464.
E-mail: orlyk@orlyk.kiev.ua
Internet: http://www.elvisti.kiev.ua/orlyk/
Present head(s): Mr M. Bilynskyj (Director)
Parent organization: U.S.ðUkraine Foundation
Orientation/Main field(s): Conducts independent public-policy research while seeking to promote the principles of peace, democracy, a free-market economy, the rule of law and national-security reform among policy-makers and the public
Bulletin(s): Bulletin, daily;
West: Window on Ukraine, 52 p.a.;
Update on Ukraine, (also available online)


Institute name: Centre for Peace, Conversion and Foreign Policy of Ukraine
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): CPCFPU
Official address: POB 101, 03142, Kyiv 142, UKRAINE, Tel: (380-44) 4595156.
E-mail: sushko@cpcfpu.org.ua
Internet: http://www.cpcfpu.org.ua/
Present head(s): Dr O. Sushko (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Investigates into Ukraine's current problems of security, political development and social development. Its fields of interest include a wide range of issues including, in particular, peace, civil society, human rights and minority rights, migration, socio-economic development, and Ukraine's integration into European structures
Senior staff involved: Dr O. Lisnychuk; Ms N. Parkhomenko


Institute name: Ukrainian Conflict Resolution Association
Official address: Box 84, 04128 Kiev 128, UKRAINE, Tel: (380-44) 442-18-42.
E-mail: hirnyk@bast.freenet.kiev.ua
Present head(s): Prof. A. M. Hirnyk (President)
Orientation/Main field(s): Conduct research in peace, conflict resolution and prediction of ethnic conflicts
Periodical(s): Examination of conflicts: theory and methods



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Without information on: Åland Islands, Faeroe Islands, Guernsey, Isle of Man, Jersey, Svalbard and Jan Mayen Islands


DENMARK

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Institute name: Nordic International Studies Association
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): NISA
Official address: NISA Secretariat, Institute of Political Science, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Rosenborggade 15, DK-1130 Copenhagen K, DENMARK, Tel: (45) 353-23391. Fax: (45) 353-23399.
E-mail:
bp@ifs.ku.dk
Internet:
http://www.ps.au.dk/nisa/
Present head(s): Mr B. Hansen (President)
Orientation/Main field(s): Promotes research and advanced study in the fields of international relations, international politics, peace and conflict, and international law
Periodical(s): Cooperation and Conflict, 4 p.a. (also available online)


Institute name: Association for World Education
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): AWE; Association pour une Education Mondiale; Asociación para una Educación Mundial
Official address: c/o Ove Korsgaard, Valorevej 59, DK-4130 Viby, DENMARK, Tel: (45) 42-39-48-39. Fax: (45) 42-39-48-39.
Present head(s): Mr O. Korsgaard (President)
Orientation/Main field(s): Deals with education for peace and human rights education, and seeks to foster the concept of a world university of concern for the advancement of humanity
Subject(s) taught: peace research: peaceful coexistence, conflict resolution, role of the international organizations, democracy and peace; polemology: regional conflict
Field(s) of research: education; social sciences
Periodical(s): Journal of World Education, 4 p.a.
Bulletin(s): Newsletter, 4 p.a.
Principal instructor(s): Mr M.-L. Hazoumé, Mr O. Korsgaard, Prof. D. W. Nabudere
Working language(s): English


Institute name: Center for Freds- og Konfliktforskning
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): Copenhagen Peace Research Institute; COPRI
Official address: Fredericiagade, 18, DK-1310 Copenhagen K, DENMARK, Tel: (45) 3345.5050. Fax: (45) 3345.5060.
E-mail:
info@copri.dk
Internet:
http://www.copri.dk/
Present head(s): Dr T. Cronberg (Director)
Parent organization: Ministry of Research and Information Technology
Orientation/Main field(s): Peace research aims at being multi-level, pluralist, transdisciplinary, value oriented and policy relevant. Central research problems include: conflict resolution; causes and effects of wars, arms race and disarmament; models for interaction between collectivities; early warning and peaceful transformation of conflicts
Field(s) of research: political science
Senior staff involved: Prof. B. Buzan, Dr S. Guzzini, Prof. P. Joenniemi, Dr D. Jung, Asst Prof. M. Kelstrup, Prof. B. Möller, Prof. H. Wiberg


Institute name: Center for Konflicktl›sning
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): Danish Centre for Conflict Resolution; DCCR
Official address: N›rrebrogade 32, DK-2200 Copenhagen N, DENMARK, Tel: (45) 35371052. Fax: (45) 35379052.
E-mail:
center@konfliktloesning.dk
Internet:
http://www.konfliktloesning.dk/
Present head(s): Ms L. Christy (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Promotes peace, international understanding, nonviolence, and conflict resolution strategies
Subject(s) taught: peace research; peaceful coexistence; conflict resolution; nonviolence
Senior staff involved: Ms L. Christy, Mr S. Clausen, Ms E. Hammerich, Ms L. Holmsgaard, Mr K. Kunze, Ms A. K. Smidt, Ms V. Vindelov, Ms B. Winkel
Principal instructor(s): Ms L. Holmsgaard, Mr K. Kunze
Working language(s): Danish


Institute name: Kobenhavns Universitet, Institut for Statskundskab
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): University of Copenhagen, Institute of Political Science
Official address: Rosenborggade 15, DK-1130 Copenhagen K, DENMARK, Tel: (45) 3532 2626. Fax: (45) 3532 3399.
E-mail:
polsci@ifs.ku.dk
Internet:
http://www.polsci.ku.dk
Present head(s): Prof. L. Bille (Head of Department)
Orientation/Main field(s): Carries out research in comparative politics, public administration, international politics, peace, conflict resolution and international security


Institute name: European Negotiation and Conflict Resolution
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): ENCORE
Official address: c/o Nellemann Konsulenterne A/S, Sortemosevej 2, 3450 Allerod, DENMARK, Tel: (45) 48140466. Fax: (45) 48141038.
E-mail:
encore@nelkon.dk
Internet:
http://www.amphion.dk/Pages/encore/index.htm
Present head(s): S. Viemose (Director)
Parent organization: Nellemann Konsulenterne A/S
Orientation/Main field(s): Provides training in peace, conflict resolution and negotiation


Institute name: FN-Forbundet
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): Danish United Nations Association
Official address: Midtermolen 3, st.tv., 2100 Copenhagen O, DENMARK, Tel: (45) 35467373. Fax: (45) 35467350.
E-mail:
fnforbundet@una.dk
Internet:
http://www.una.dk/
Present head(s): Mr M. Bjerrum (Secretary General)
Orientation/Main field(s): Devoted to development and environment; human rights, democracy and refugee rights; peace and conflict management and international organizations
Periodical(s): FN Bladet/UN Magazine



ESTONIA

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Institute name: Eesti Tulevikuuuringute Instituut
Synonyms and acronyms: ETI; Estonian Institute for Futures Studies; EIFS
Address: Lai Street 34, 10133 Tallinn, ESTONIA, Tel: (372-2) 6411165. Fax: (372-2) 6411760.
E-mail:
eti@eti.ee
Internet:
http://www.eti.ee
Present head(s): - Mr E. Terk (Director)
Activities: research; conference-organization; publication; consulting
Type of organization: private; non-profit

Institute name: Eesti Korgkoolidevaheline Demouuringute Keskus
Synonyms and acronyms: Estonian Interuniversity Population Research Centre
Address: P.O.B. 3012, EE-10504 Tallinn, ESTONIA, Tel: (372) 640-9451. Fax: (372) 640-9453.
E-mail:
asta@ekdk.estnet.ee
Present head(s): - Dr K. Katus (Director)
Activities: research; publication
Main disciplines: demography; social sciences

Institute name: Ajaloo Instituut
Synonyms and acronyms: Institute of History
Address: Rüütli 6, 10130 Tallinn, ESTONIA, Tel: (372) 644-6594. Fax: (372) 644-3714.
E-mail:
ai@ai.ee
Internet:
http://www.ai.ee/
Present head(s): - Mr P. Raudkivi (Director)
Activities: research; documentation/information; conference-organization; publication; consulting
Type of organization: public
Main disciplines: history; demography; social anthropology; cultural anthropology


FINLAND

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Institute name: European Peace Research Association
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): EuPRA
Official address: c/o Mr U. Vesa, President, Tampere Peace Research Institute, University of Tampere, Akerlundinkatu 3, FIN-33014 Tampere, FINLAND, Tel: (358-3) 215 7695. Fax: (358-3) 223 6620.
E-mail:
Unto.Vesa@uta.fi
Internet:
http://www.human.mie-u.ac.jp/~peace/EuPRA.htm
Present head(s): Mr U. Vesa (President)
Mr A. Fabian (Secretary)
Parent organization: IPRA
Orientation/Main field(s): European section of the International Peace Research Association
Bulletin(s): EuPRA Newsletter


Institute name: Maanpuolustuskorkeakoulu, Strategian Laitos
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): DSDS; Finnish National Defence College, Department of Strategic and Defense Studies
Official address: P.O. Box 266, FI-00171 Helsinki, FINLAND, Tel: (358-9) 18126320. Fax: (358-9) 18126324.
E-mail:
strategian.laitos@mil.fi
Internet:
http://www.mpkk.fi/english/strategy.html
Present head(s): Col. H. Hult (Director)
Parent organization: Finnish Defence Forces
Orientation/Main field(s): Concerned with defence, strategies, peace and international cooperation. Conducts research on vital security issues
Subject(s) taught: peace research: disarmament, conflict resolution, strategy; polemology: war, international conflict, international security, regional conflict
Senior staff involved: Mr G. Alafuzoff, Maj. P. Forsström, Lt.Col. K. Halonen, Dr A. Juntunen, Maj. M. Kerttunen, Dr T. Ries, Prof. K. Ruhala, Mr M.-A. Ryter, Dr P. Sivonen, Prof. K. Törnudd
Working language(s): Finnish (international seminars: Swedish and English)


Institute name: Suomen Rauhantutkimusyhdistys R.Y.
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): Finnish Peace Research Association; Föreningen för Fredsforskning i Finland
Official address: c/o Department of Political Science, P.O. Box 54, University of Helsinki, 00014 Helsinki, FINLAND, Tel: (358-9) 191-24816. Fax: (358-9) 191-24832.
E-mail:
riikka.kuusisto@helsinki.fi
Internet:
http://www.helsinki.fi/lehdet/kosmo/srty.html
Present head(s): Dr R. Kuusisto (President)
Orientation/Main field(s): Functions as a connecting link between researchers and students in the fields of peace and conflict studies and world politics in Finland
Field(s) of research: political science; sociology
Periodical(s): Kosmopolis, 4 p.a.


Institute name: Tampereen Yliopisto, Rauhan-ja Konfliktintutkimuskeskus
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): University of Tampere, Tampere Peace Research Institute; TAPRI
Official address: Åkerlundinkatu 3, 4th Floor, FIN-33014 Tampere, FINLAND, Tel: (358-3) 215-7692. Fax: (358-3) 223-6620.
E-mail:
yttume@uta.fi
Internet:
http://www.uta.fi/tapri
Present head(s): Dr T. Melasuo (Research Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Research is carried out around the following major areas: problems of armament, disarmament and security and theory of war and peace; Finnish foreign policy and security policy; the relationships between disarmament and development, peace and development and education for peace
Field(s) of research: political science; economics; sociology; social sciences; mass communication; history
Senior staff involved: K. Henriksson, Mr J. Huru, Ms P. Jukarainen, Mr A. Karvonen, Mr J. Kuitunen, Mr A. Nokkala, Mr E. Palmujoki, Mr T. Pentikänen, Ms Pöllänen, Mr Y. Uurtimo, Ms T. Väyrynen, Mr U. Vesa, Ms K. Virtanen


Institute name: Tampereen Yliopisto, Politiikan Tutkimuksen Laitos
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): University of Tampere, Department of Political Science and International Relations
Official address: Yliopistonkatu 38 (Attila building, 3rd Floor), FIN-33014 Tampere, FINLAND, Tel: (358-3) 2156417. Fax: (358-3) 2156552.
E-mail:
poltutklaitos@uta.fi
Internet:
http://www.uta.fi/laitokset/politiikka/endex.htm
Present head(s): Prof. J. Käkönen (Head)
Orientation/Main field(s): Deals with international relations, international security, foreign policy and neutrality, arms race and disarmament, environmental problems in the context of development, peace and conflict resolution
Subject(s) taught: peace research; disarmament; conflict resolution; arms control; role of the international organizations; nonviolence; peace and development; war; ethnic conflict; international conflict
Working language(s): Finnish; English


Institute name: Ålands Fredsinstitut
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): The Åland Islands Peace Institute
Official address: P.O. Box 85, Ålandsvägen 48, FIN-22101 Mariehamn, The Åland Islands, FINLAND, Tel: (358-18) 15570. Fax: (358-18) 21026.
E-mail:
peace@peace.aland.fi
Internet:
http://www.peace.aland.fi
Present head(s): Mr R. Jansson (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Provides education in peace and conflict management for schools and various professional groups. The Institute also participates in various international conflict resolution initiatives and mediation processes, for instance by arranging seminars on issues relating to minorities and autonomous regions for groups involved in ethnic conflicts
Subject(s) taught: conflict resolution; democracy and peace; culture of peace; education for peace
Senior staff involved: Ms H. Rosenblad (Project Coordinator)
Working language(s): Swedish; English


Institute name: Suomen Rauhanpuolustajat
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): Finnish Peace Committee
Official address: Hämeentie 48 sisäpiha, 00500 Helsinki, FINLAND, Tel: (358-9) 774-4310. Fax: (358-9) 773-2328.
E-mail:
voima@kaapeli.fi
Internet:
http://www.rauhanpuolustajat.fi/
Orientation/Main field(s): Deals with disarmament and peace
Periodical(s): Rauhan Puolesta, 4 p.a.


Institute name: Helsingin Yliopiston Yleisen Valtio-Opin Laitos
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): University of Helsinki, Department of Political Science
Official address: P.O. Box 54, Unioninkatu 37, SF-00014 Helsinki, FINLAND, Tel: (358-9) 19124831. Fax: (358-9) 19124832.
E-mail:
pol-sci@helsinki.fi
Internet:
http://www.valt.helsinki.fi/vol/dept.htm
Present head(s): Prof. T. Virtanen (Head)
Orientation/Main field(s): Deals with peace and political science


Institute name: Kansalaisten Turvallisuusneuvosto
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): KATU; Citizens' Security Council
Official address: Unioninkatu 45 B, FIN-00170 Helsinki, FINLAND, Tel: (358-9) 6220 1223. Fax: (358-9) 135 2173.
E-mail:
anne.palm@katu-network.fi
Internet:
http://www.katu-network.fi/
Present head(s): Ms A. Palm (Secretary General)
Orientation/Main field(s): Acts as a network combining the efforts of Finnish NGO's to promote peace and to prevent the outbreak and escalation of violent conflicts. Provides a database listing governmental and non-governmental organizations or simply private individuals that have an understanding of conflicts in Africa
Senior staff involved: Ms Y. Clarke Kamuhuza, Mr L. Kangas, Ms S. Pietikäinen



ICELAND

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Institute name: Peace 2000 Institute
Official address: Vogasel 1, 109 Reykjavik, ICELAND, Tel: (354) 552-2000. Fax: (354) 5618220.
E-mail:
info@peace.is
Internet:
http://www.peace.is
Present head(s): Mr T. Magnusson (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Conducts research into matters relating to the effects of violence on television and other media, and promotes peace and nonviolence through the responsible use of the media. Also carries out research into the causes and effects of conflicts and the means to facilitate mediation of conflict resolution



IRELAND

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IPRA Peace Theories Commission

Sean English ('Visions of Peace' programme)
Saor-Ollscoil na hEireann (Free University of Ireland)
55 Prussia Street, Dublin 7, Ireland
Email:
sean202@gofree.indigo.ie


Institute name: Saor-Ollscoil na hEireann
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): Free University of Ireland, Center for the Study of Peace
Official address: 55, Prussia Street, Dublin 7, IRELAND, Tel: (353-1) 8683368.
E-mail:
saorollscoil@eircom.net
Internet:
http://homepage.tinet.ie/~saorollscoil/
Present head(s): Dr S. English
Orientation/Main field(s): Coordinates research in: 1) the role of nonviolent social movements in Irish history; 2) social progress and its use for conflict analysis; 3) peaceful process for socio-political change; 4) neutrality and peace issues
Subject(s) taught: peaceful coexistence; conflict resolution; nonviolence; peace and development; international conflict; international security
Field(s) of research: history; political science
Senior staff involved: Dr S. English, Mr J. Cullen
Working language(s): English


Institute name: Irish School of Ecumenics, International Peace Studies and Reconciliation Studies
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): ISE
Official address: BEA House, Milltown Park, Dublin 6, IRELAND, Tel: (353-1) 260.1144. Fax: (353-1) 260.1158.
E-mail:
isedir@tcd.ie
Internet:
http://www.tcd.ie/ise/
Present head(s): Rev. K. Kearon (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Undertakes research on peace and development and international relations. Formerly: Department of Peace Studies
Subject(s) taught: political and developmental aspects of peace studies; ethical and philosophical aspects of conflict; problems of conflict resolution
Field(s) of research: political science; culture
Bulletin(s): Unity
Senior staff involved: Dr I. Atack, Dr J. Liechty, Ms P. Marrinan Quinn
Working language(s): English


Institute name: University of Limerick, Centre for Peace and Development Studies
Official address: Plassey Technological Park, Limerick, IRELAND, Tel: (353-61) 202633. Fax: (353-61) 202952.
E-mail:
tracey.gleeson@ul.ie
Internet:
http://www.ul.ie/cpds/
Present head(s): Prof. D. Murray (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Devoted to the study of the causes of conflicts and conflict resolution at all levels in society. Formerly: Irish Peace Institute
Subject(s) taught: development issues and conflict transformation; feminist perspectives on conflict and development issues; origins, development and conflict resolution; peacekeeping and peace building; social research methodology
Senior staff involved: Ms V. Firmo-Fontan, Mr E. Horgan, Mr O. Piletsky, Ms J. Tangney
Working language(s): English


Institute name: Glencree Centre for Reconciliation
Official address: Glencree, Enniskerry, Co. Wicklow, IRELAND, Tel: (353-1) 282-9711. Fax: (353-1) 276-6085.
E-mail:
info@glencree-cfr.ie
Internet:
http://www.glencree-cfr.ie/
Present head(s): Mr A. Kane (President)
Orientation/Main field(s): Devoted to conflict resolution and peace building
Subject(s) taught: conflict resolution
Bulletin(s): Glencree Newsletter
Working language(s): English



LATVIA

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Institute name: University of Latvia, Faculty of Law, Human Rights Institute
Synonyms and acronyms: LHRI; Latvian Human Rights Institute
Address: Raina blvd. 19, Riga LV 1586, LATVIA, Tel: (371) 7034558. Fax: (371) 7034559.
E-mail: lci@lanet.lv
Internet: http://www.humanrights.lv/frames_e.htm?menu/hri_e.htm
Present head: Ms G. Feldhune (Acting Director)
Type of HR activities: research; training; documentation/information; conference-organization; publication; international cooperation programme
Type of publications: journal; monograph; conference proceedings; training materials, Periodical   Cilvektiesibu Zurnals
Orientation/Main field: Carries out research in human rights and promotes democracy, peace, and civil and political rights through human rights education
Name of course(s): International Protection of Human Rights (Internet course); Human Rights and Their Implementation: European and Baltic Experience
Subjects taught: international standard setting instruments: universal and regional instruments (Council of Europe; OSCE); verification and control procedures for human rights: United Nations and its specialized agencies and National Commissions; human rights violation; protection of special groups: rights of the child, womens rights, minority rights, and refugee rights

Institute name: Literaturas, Folkloras un Makslas Instituts, Latvijas Zinatnu Akademija
Synonyms and acronyms: Institute of Literature, Folklore and Arts, Latvian Academy of Sciences
Address: Akademijas Laukums 1, Riga, LV 1050, LATVIA, Tel: (371) 7229017. Fax: (371) 7821153.
E-mail: litfom@lza.lv
Internet: http://www.lza.lv/EN/INST/in16.htm
Present head(s): - Dr B. Kalnachs (Director)
Activities: research; documentation/information; conference-organization; publication
Type of organization: non-profit
Main disciplines: linguistics; cultural anthropology


Institute name: Filozofijas un Sociologijas Instituts, Latvijas Universitate
Synonyms and acronyms: Institute of Philosophy and Sociology, University of Latvia
Address: Akademijas Laukums 1, Riga, LV-1940, LATVIA, Tel: (371) 7229208. Fax: (371) 7210806.
E-mail: fsi@lza.lv
Present head(s): - Dr M. Kule (Director)
Activities: research; documentation/information; conference-organization; publication
Main disciplines: philosophy; sociology


Institute name: Latvian Association of University Women
Synonyms and acronyms: LAUW
Address: Skolas iela 31-5, Riga LV-1001, LATVIA, Tel: (371-2) 293841. Fax: (371-2) 210806.
Present head(s): - Ms E. Gudriniece (President)
Type of organization: public; non-profit
Main disciplines: sociology


Institute name: Demografijas Centrs, Latvijas Universitâte
Synonyms and acronyms: Centre of Demography, University of Latvia
Address: 19 Raina boulv., LV-1586 Riga, LATVIA, Tel: (371) 7034787. Fax: (371) 7034787.
E-mail: zvidrins@lanet.lv
Internet: http://www.popin.lanet.lv/
Present head(s): - Prof.Dr P. Zvidrins (Director)
Activities: research; training; research promotion; conference-organization; publication
Type of organization: public; non-profit
Main disciplines: demography; social welfare; sociology; social sciences



LITHUANIA

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Institute name: Lietuvos Taikos Forumas
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): LTF; Lithuanian Peace Forum
Official address: Juozapaviciaus Str.13-203, 2005 Vilnius, LITHUANIA, Tel: (370-2) 625881. Fax: (370-2) 223451.
Orientation/Main field(s): Fields of interest include conflict resolution, peace and development, democracy and peace, and culture of peace


Institute name: Law University of Lithuania, UNESCO Chair in Culture of Peace and Democracy
Official address: Ateities g. 20, LT-2057 Vilnius, LITHUANIA, Tel: (370-5) 271-4695. Fax: (370-5) 272-4695.
E-mail: utkdk@ltu.lt
Present head(s): Dr J. Morkuniene (Chairholder)
Orientation/Main field(s): Facilitates the awareness of peace, promotes the culture of peace and democracy


NORWAY

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IPRA

Peace History Commission

Anne C. Kjelling
Head Librarian, The Norwegian Nobel Institute Library
Drammensveien 19, N-0255 Oslo, Norway
Phone: +47 22 44 20 63
Fax: +47 22 43 01 68
E-mail:
ack@nobel.no


Institute name: Det Norske Nobelinstitutt
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): The Norwegian Nobel Institute
Official address: Drammensveien 19, N-0255 Oslo, NORWAY, Tel: (47) 22129300. Fax: (47) 22129310.
E-mail:
postmaster@nobel.no
Internet:
http://www.nobel.no
Present head(s): Prof.Dr G. Lundestad (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Fields of research focus on peace theory and international relations
Senior staff involved: Ms G. Jarmund, Dr O. Njolstad


Institute name: Institutt for Fredsforskning
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): PRIO; International Peace Research Institute, Oslo
Official address: Fuglehauggata 11, NO-0260 Oslo, NORWAY, Tel: (47-22) 547700. Fax: (47-22) 547701.
E-mail:
info@prio.no
Internet:
http://www.prio.no
Present head(s): Mr S. Tonneson (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Conducts research on the following four broad themes: conditions of war and peace; ethics, norms and identities; foreign and security policies; conflict resolution and peace building
Subject(s) taught: peace research; disarmament; conflict resolution; nonviolence; peace and development; international conflict; international security
Field(s) of research: social sciences; political science; sociology; social anthropology; history
Periodical(s): Journal of Peace Research, 6 p.a. (also available online);
Security Dialogue, 4 p.a. (also available online)
Senior staff involved: Mr P. Baev, Ms E. F. Barth, Ms L. Bomann-Larsen, Mr J. Burgess, Mr J. Carling, Mr S. Gates, Mr N. P. Gleditsch, Mr K. Harpviken, W. Hauge, Ms K. Hosten, Ms H. C. Ingierd, A. Kolas, M. Olsen, Mr G. Reichberg, Mr S. G. Simonsen, Mr I. Skjelsbaek, Mr D. Smith, Mr H. Syse, Ms P. Tank,
Ms O. Tunander, Ms H. H. Waage
Working language(s): English


Institute name: FAFO, Program for Internasjonalt Samarbeid og Konfliktl›sning
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): PISK; FAFO, Programme for International Co-operation and Conflict Resolution; PICCR
Official address: P.O. Box 2947 Töyen, 0608 Oslo, NORWAY, Tel: (47) 22088600. Fax: (47) 22088700.
E-mail:
pisk@fafo.no
Internet:
http://www.fafo.no/piccr
Present head(s): Mr M. B. Taylor (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Engaged in efforts to understand and promote peace, sustainable conflict resolution, effective multilateral co-operation and the role of the international organizations
Senior staff involved: S. Arnekleiv
Mr C. H. Ruge


Institute name: Universitetet i Oslo, Pedagogisk Forskningsinstitutt
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): Oslo University, Institute for Educational Research
Official address: P.O. Box 1092, Blindern, 0317 Oslo, NORWAY, Tel: (47-22) 844475. Fax: (47-22) 854250.
E-mail:
ekspedisjonen@ped.uio.no
Internet:
http://www.pfi.uio.no/
Present head(s): Prof. L. Vislie (Dean)
Orientation/Main field(s): Concerned with peace and education for peace


Institute name: Norsk Fredssenter
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): Norwegian Peace Centre; NPC
Official address: Bjornstjerne Bjornsonsgt. 2, 2609 Lillehammer, NORWAY, Tel: (47) 61059850. Fax: (47) 61059852.
E-mail:
post@fredssenter.no
Internet:
http://fredssenter.no/
Present head(s): N. Grande (Head)
Orientation/Main field(s): Conducts research on peace and education for peace methodology


Institute name: Institutt for Alternativ Utviklingsforskning
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): Institute for Alternative Development Research
Official address: P.O. Box 870 Sentrum, N-0104 Oslo 1, NORWAY, Tel: (47-22) 41.09.49. Fax: (47-22) 41.09.49.
E-mail:
amalenduguha@hotmail.com
Present head(s): Prof.Dr A. Guha (Executive Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Carries out studies on conflict and peace, culture of peace, and nonviolence
Subject(s) taught: peace research; peaceful coexistence; disarmament; conflict resolution; arms control; nonviolence; peace and development; international conflict; education for peace; maldevelopment; fourth world
Field(s) of research: economics; political science; demography; social welfare; sociology
Periodical(s): Social and Development Alternative;
Journal of Development Alternatives and Area Studies, 4 p.a.
Bulletin(s): Information Bulletin
Senior staff involved: S. Chatterji (Researcher), K. H. Choudhry (Researcher), U. B. Grebstad (Research Assist.), Prof.Dr A. Guha (Executive Director), R. Islam (Researcher), S. Khan (Researcher), H. Kullar (Research Director), G. Nandy (Researcher), J. Prabhu (Researcher), S. I. Samatar (Research Assist.)
Working language(s): English


Institute name: Norsk Utenrikspolitisk Institutt
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): NUPI; Norwegian Institute of International Affairs
Official address: P.O. Box 8159 Dep., Gronlandsleiret 25, N-0033 Oslo, NORWAY, Tel: (47-22) 05 65 00. Fax: (47-22) 17 70 15.
E-mail:
info@nupi.no
Internet:
http://www.nupi.no
Present head(s): Mr S. Lodgaard (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Its work is focused on international issues central to Norwegian foreign policy and international economic relations. Areas of research include: the role of the international organizations, security and defence, peace-keeping, ethnic conflicts and regional conflicts
Periodical(s): Internasjonal Politikk, 4 p.a.;
Forum for Development Studies, 2 p.a.;
Nordisk Ostforum, 4 p.a.
Bulletin(s): Hvor Hender Det?, 24 p.a. (also available online)
Senior staff involved: Mr T. Bjorgo, Mr E. B. Eide, Mr J. Ginifer, Dr M. Heiberg, Mr M. B. Maerli, Mr S. Melby, Mr I. B. Neumann, Ms P. Rieker, Mr A. C. Sjaastad, Mr J. K. Skogan


Institute name: Institutt for Forsvarsstudier
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): Norwegian Institute for Defence Studies
Official address: Tollbugata 10, 0152 Oslo, NORWAY, Tel: (47-23) 09.31.05. Fax: (47-23) 09.33.79.
E-mail:
info@ifs.mil.no
Internet:
http://www.ifs.mil.no/
Present head(s): Prof. R. Tamnes (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Carries out research on peacekeeping
Periodical(s): Defence Studies
Bulletin(s): IFS-Info, 6-10 p.a.


Institute name: Senter for Konflikthåndtering
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): Centre for Conflict Management; CCM
Official address: Cort Adelersgt 18 (entrance Hansteensgt), Vika, Postbox 2778, Solli, 0204 Oslo, NORWAY, Tel: (47-22) 552156. Fax: (47-22) 55-7024.
E-mail:
ccm@c2i.net
Internet:
http://www.ccm.no/eng/fronten.html
Present head(s): Mr D. Cox (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Dedicated to peacebuilding mainly through training in the fields of conflict management, human rights democratization process and organizational development
Subject(s) taught: basis conflict management; human rights; democratization process
Senior staff involved: Mr D. Cox, Mr G. Dyson, Mr T. A. Hauer, Mr E. Cleven, Ms D. Bala, Ms B. Skard
Working language(s): Norwegian



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Institute name: Utrikespolitiska Institutet
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): UI; The Swedish Institute of International Affairs; SIIA
Official address: Lilla Nygatan 23, P.O. Box 1253, 111 82 Stockholm, SWEDEN, Tel: (46-8) 696-05-00. Fax: (46-8) 20-10-49.
E-mail:
mellbourn@ui.se
Internet:
http://www.ui.se/index.htm
Present head(s): Prof. A. Mellbourn (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Conducts advanced research on peace and international security issues and provides information on international politics
Senior staff involved: Dr B. Dunér (Senior Assoc., Human Rights)
Dr G. Herolf (Research Assoc., Western European Security)
Dr L. Jonson (Senior Assoc., Russian Security Strategies)
Dr G. Sjöstedt (Senior Assoc., Int'l Negociations and Strategic Intelligence)


Institute name: Uppsala Universitet, Institutionen för Freds- och Konfliktsforskning
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): Uppsala University, Department of Peace and Conflict Research
Official address: Box 514, 751-20 Uppsala, SWEDEN, Tel: (46-18) 471-00-00. Fax: (46-18) 69-51-02.
E-mail:
info@pcr.uu.se
Internet:
http://www.pcr.uu.se/
Present head(s): Dr K.-A. Nordquist (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Research activities are carried out both on the origins and dynamics of conflict, and on conflict resolution and international security issues
Subject(s) taught: conflict resolution; role of the international organizations; democracy and peace; war; international conflict; international security; regional conflict; conflict theory; causes of war
Field(s) of research: political science; sociology; history
Senior staff involved: Dr R. Amer (Assoc.Prof., Conflict Resolution in Southeast Asia)
Dr M. Hammarström (Assoc.Prof., Peace and Conflict Research)
Dr E. Melander (Researcher, Escalation of Ethnic Conflict)
Dr K.-A. Nordquist (Director and Assist.Prof., Peace and Conflict Research)
Dr T. Ohlson (Researcher, Third World Security Issues)
Working language(s): Swedish; English


Institute name: Stockholm International Peace Research Institute
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): SIPRI; Stockholms Internationella Fredsforskningsinstitut
Official address: Signalistgatan 9, 169 70 Solna, SWEDEN, Tel: (46-8) 6559700. Fax: (46-8) 6559733.
E-mail:
sipri@sipri.org
Internet:
http://www.sipri.org
Present head(s): Dr A. D. Rotfeld (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Conducts scientific research into problems of conflict and international cooperation of importance for international security and arms control, with the aim of contributing to an understanding of the conditions for peaceful solutions of international conflicts and for a stable peace
Field(s) of research: political science; economics; law
Periodical(s): SIPRI Yearbook, 1 p.a. (also available online)
Senior staff involved: Dr I. Anthony (Project Leader, Export Control)
Dr G. Chufrin (Project Leader, The Evolving Security Setting in the Caspian Sea Region)
Mr N. Chipperfield (Research Asst, Arms Transfers)
Dr R. Dwan (Project Leader, Conflict Prevention, Management and Resolution)
Mr M. Eaton (Research Asst, The Evolving Security Setting in the Caspian Sea Region)
Ms R. Ferm (Researcher, Arms Control and Disarmament Documentary Survey)
Dr B. Hagelin (Project Leader, Arms Transfers)
Mr G. Hagmeyer-Gaverus (Project Leader, Integrating Fact Databases in the field of Int'l Relations and Security)
Ms E. Kay (Research Asst, Conflict and Peace Enforcement Project)
Mr S. Kile (Research Asst, Military Technology and Int'l Security)
Ms E. Loose-Weintraub (Research Asst, Military Expenditure)
Mr W. Omitoogun (Research Asst, Military Expenditure)
Mr N. Oxeltoft (Research Asst, Integrating Fact Databases in the field of Int'l Relations and Security)
Mr T. Papworth (Research Asst, Conflict and Peace Enforcement Project, and Conflict, Management and Resolution Project)
Dr A. D. Rotfeld (Director and Project Leader, Building a Cooperative Security System in and for Europe)
Dr T. Seybolt (Project Leader, Conflict and Peace Enforcement)
Ms J. Simon (Researcher, Chemical and Biological Warfare)
Ms E. Sköns (Project Leader, Military Expenditure and Arms Production)
Mr P. Stålenheim (Research Asst, Military Expenditure)
Ms R. Weidacher (Research Asst, Arms Production)
Mr P. D. Wezeman (Research Asst, Arms Transfers)
Mr S. T. Wezeman (Researcher, Arms Transfers)
Dr J. P. Zanders (Project Leader, Chemical and Biological Warfare)
Dr N. Zarimpas (Project Leader, Military Technology and Int'l Security)


Institute name: Lunds Universitet, Freds-och Konfliktforskning
Official address: Sociologiska Institutionen, Box 114, S-22100 Lund, SWEDEN, Tel: (46-46) 2220000. Fax: (46-46) 2224100.
E-mail:
Per.Bauhn@soc.lu.se
Present head(s): Prof. P. Bauhn (Head)
Orientation/Main field(s): Deals with the ethical, conceptual and historical aspects of conflicts, the relationship between the State and the individual, human rights, peace, and conflicts due to conflicting ideologies
Subject(s) taught: peace research: democracy and peace; polemology: war, international conflict, and terrorism
Principal instructor(s): Prof. P. Bauhn
Working language(s): Swedish


Institute name: Svenska Freds och Skiljedomsföreningen
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): Swedish Peace and Arbitration Society; SPAS
Official address: Box 4134, 10263 Stockholm, SWEDEN, Tel: (46-8) 702-1830. Fax: (46-8) 702-1846.
E-mail:
info@svenska-freds.se
Internet:
http://www.svenska-freds.se
Present head(s): Mr J. Petersson (Secretary General)
Ms M. Ermanno (President)
Orientation/Main field(s): Aims to ease tensions, speed up the disarmament process, forward the transfer of military resources to development and support peace and democratization
Periodical(s): Pax, 6 p.a. (in Swedish; also available online)


Institute name: Sveriges Fredsråd
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): Swedish Peace Council
Official address: Fjällgatan 23A, 11628 Stockholm, SWEDEN, Tel: (46-8) 644 7291. Fax: (46-8) 641 2655.
E-mail:
sfr@algonet.se
Orientation/Main field(s): Deals with building peace and preventing conflicts


Institute name: Svenska Fredskommittén
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): SFK; Swedish Peace Committee
Official address: Tegelviksgatan 40, 11641 Stockholm, SWEDEN, Tel: (46-8) 6447868. Fax: (46-8) 6434676.
E-mail:
info@svenskafredskommitten.nu
Internet:
http://www.svenskafredskommitten.nu/
Orientation/Main field(s): Devoted to peacebuilding and disarmament
Periodical(s): Fred & Solidaritet, 4 p.a. (also available online)


Institute name: Den Transnationella Stiftelsen för Freds- och Framtidsforskning
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): TFF; The Transnational Foundation for Peace and Future Research
Official address: Vegagatan 25, S-224 57 Lund, SWEDEN, Tel: (46-46) 145909. Fax: (46-46) 144512.
E-mail:
tff@transnational.org
Internet:
http://www.transnational.org
Present head(s): Prof. J. Oberg (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Devoted to peace, conflict resolution, peace research and education for peace to improve conflict understanding at all levels and promote alternative collective security and global development based on nonviolence, sustainability and ethics of care. The results are aimed at policy making bodies and individuals and combine innovative thinking and theories with workable, practical solutions
Subject(s) taught: peace research; peaceful coexistence; conflict resolution; nonviolence; peace and development, reconciliation in war torn societies; alternative security; education for peace; media in war and peace
Field(s) of research: political science; sociology; philosophy; psychology
Bulletin(s): TFF Newsletter, 1 p.a. (also online);
TFF PressInfo, irr. (by e-mail)
Senior staff involved: Prof. J. Oberg (Director and Researcher, Peace and Future Research)
Working language(s): English


Institute name: Liv och Fred Institutet
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): Life and Peace Institute; LPI
Official address: Sysslomansgatan 7, Box 1520, S-751 45 Uppsala, SWEDEN, Tel: (46-18) 169500. Fax: (46-18) 693059.
E-mail:
info@life-peace.org
Internet:
http://www.life-peace.org
Present head(s): Mr B. Jonsson (Executive Director)
Parent organization: Swedish Ecumenical Council; Christian Council of Sweden
Orientation/Main field(s): The aim of its research programme is to make knowledge available for solving human problems and to facilitate change which will promote conditions for sustainable peace, including issues in multiethnic societies, disarmament, women and nonviolence, conflict resolution, ethnic conflicts and repatriation of refugees
Field(s) of research: political science; sociology
Periodical(s): New Routes, 4 p.a. (also available online)
Bulletin(s): Horn of Africa Bulletin, 6 p.a.
Senior staff involved: Ms S. Thurfjell
Ms C. Werleigh


Institute name: Göteborgs Universitet, Freds - Och Utvecklingsforskning
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): University of Göteborg, Department of Peace and Development Research; PADRIGU
Official address: Brogatan, 4, Box 700, 40530 Göteborg, SWEDEN, Tel: (46-31) 773.1428. Fax: (46-31) 773.4910.
E-mail:
info@padrigu.gu.se
Internet:
http://www.padrigu.gu.se
Present head(s): Dr M. Schulz (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Research focuses on issues in the fields of conflict, peace and development with special focus on the Third World. Includes responses to disintegration of states, ethnic conflicts, environmental problems and international migration
Subject(s) taught: peaceful coexistence; disarmament; conflict resolution; role of the international organizations; nonviolence; peace and development; democracy and peace; war; international conflict; international security; regional conflict; terrorism; education for peace
Senior staff involved: Ms A.-B. Bodin
Dr H. Lindholm-Schulz
Working language(s): English


Institute name: Linköping University, Research Programme on Environmental Policy and Society
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): EPOS
Official address: Tema Institute, 58183 Linköping, SWEDEN, Tel: (46-13) 282510. Fax: (46-13) 284415.
E-mail:
epos@tema.liu.se
Internet:
http://www.tema.liu.se/epos
Present head(s): Prof. A. Hjort-af-Ornäs (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Conducts research on environmental conflicts, peace, and international security



UNITED KINGDOM OF GREAT BRITAIN AND NORTHERN IRELAND


IPRA Peace Theories Commission

Thomas Clough Daffern
Director, International Institute of Peace Studies and Global Philosophy
Rhos y Gallt, Llanerfyl, Powys, Wales, SY21 OER
Tel: 01938 820586
Mobile: 07951 600959
Fax: 01938 820586
Email:
iipsgp@educationaid.net
URL:
http://www.educationaid.net


Institute name: International Institute of Peace Studies and Global Philosophy
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): IIPSGP
Official address: Ashram at Camlad House, Forden, Near Montgomery, Powys, Wales SY21 8NZ, UK, Tel: (44-1939) 233834.
E-mail: iipsgp@clara.net
Internet: http://www.educationaid.net/
Present head(s): Dr T. C. Daffern (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Provides access to a large network of research and information on peace and global education activities worldwide. Deals with conflict prevention and peace building, ethics, politics and economies, and social development and global justice
Subject(s) taught: peace, ecology, human rights, social justice, development
Periodical(s): Love, Justice and Wisdom, 2 p.a.
Bulletin(s): Information: the International Peace and World Order Studies News Bulletin
Working language(s): English


Institute name: International Institute for Strategic Studies
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): IISS
Official address: Arundel House, 13-15 Arundel Street, Temple Place, London WC2R 3DX, UK, Tel: (44-20) 7379-7676. Fax: (44-20) 7836-3108.
E-mail: iiss@iiss.org.uk
Internet: http://www.iiss.org
Present head(s): Dr J. Chipman (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Conducts research and provides a forum for discussion on international security problems and strategic change. Research interests focus on arms control, democratization, regional conflicts, national security policies, peacekeeping and international relations
Field(s) of research: political science
Periodical(s): Survival, 4 p.a. (also available online);
Strategic Comments, 10 p.a. (also available online);
Strategic Survey, 1 p.a. (also available online);
Military Balance, The, 1 p.a. (also available online);
Adelphi Papers, 8 p.a.;
Russian Regional Perspectives Journal, (online)
Bulletin(s): IISS Newsletter, 4 p.a. (also available online)


Institute name: War Resisters' International
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): WRI; Internationale des Résistant(e)s à la Guerre; IRG; Internacio de Militrezistantoj; Internacional de Resistentes a la Guerra; Internationals der KriegsdienstgegnerInnen
Official address: 5 Caledonian Road, London N1 9DX, UK, Tel: (44-20) 7278.4040. Fax: (44-20) 7278.0444.
E-mail: info@wri-irg.org
Internet: http://www.wri-irg.org/
Present head(s): Ms J. Sheehan (Chairman)
Orientation/Main field(s): Encourages co-operation of peace researchers and peace activists. Specific areas of concern include nonviolence, non-violent resistance to oppression, conscientious objection to military service and disarmament, the effects of militarism on women, conflict resolution and preventive peace-making
Bulletin(s): Peace News for Nonviolent Revolution, irr. (also available online);
Fusil Brisé, Le/Broken Rifle, The/Fusil Roto, El/Zerbrochene Gewehr, Das, 3 p.a. (also available online);
WRI Women, irr. (also available online)


Institute name: University of Ulster, Magee College, Peace Studies Programme
Official address: Northland Road, Londonderry BT48 7JL, Northern Ireland, UK, Tel: (44-2871) 375 277. Fax: (44-2871) 375 207.
E-mail: aj.sharp@ulst.ac.uk
Internet: http://www.ulst.ac.uk
Present head(s): Prof.Dr A. J. Sharp (Programme Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Devoted to peace and conflict studies, with particular emphasis on ethnic conflicts
Subject(s) taught: peace research: peaceful coexistence, disarmament, conflict resolution, role of the international organizations, nonviolence, peace and development, democracy and peace; polemology: war, international conflict, international security, regional conflict, terrorism; culture of peace: education for peace; interethnic relations
Senior staff involved: Prof. P. Arthur (Specialist, Ireland: Divided Societies)
Mr T. M. Duffy (Specialist, Cambodia, Former Yugoslavia)
Dr S. Dunn (Specialist, Education, Minority Groups)
Prof. T. G. Fraser (Specialist, Middle East, India)
Dr J. Loughlin (Specialist, National Identity in Eastern Europe and Former USSR)
Prof. V. Morgan (Specialist, Education: Women and Ethnicity)
Dr D. Roberts (Specialist, Democratization in Cambodia and Viet Nam)
Dr S. Ryan (Specialist, Ethnic Conflict and International Policy, United Nations and Cyprus)
Prof.Dr A. J. Sharp (Programme Director and Prof., Int'l Studies)
Principal instructor(s): Prof. P. Arthur; Mr T. M. Duffy; Prof. T. G. Fraser; Dr J. Loughlin; Prof. V. Morgan; Dr D. Roberts; Dr S. Ryan; Prof.Dr A. J. Sharp
Working language(s): English


Institute name: Peace Pledge Union
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): PPU
Official address: 41b Brecknock Road, London N7 OBT, UK, Tel: (44-20) 74249444. Fax: (44-20) 74826390.
E-mail: enquiry@ppu.org.uk
Internet: http://www.ppu.org.uk/
Parent organization: National Peace Council
Orientation/Main field(s): Promotes education for peace through the production of resources for parents, teachers and pupils on issues of war and peace. Includes information on children and war, women and peace, armed conflicts and arms trade, and conscientious objection


Institute name: Lancaster University, Richardson Institute for Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution
Official address: Department of Politics and International Relations, Lancaster LA1 4YF, UK, Tel: (44-1524) 594262. Fax: (44-1524) 494238.
E-mail: ri@lancaster.ac.uk
Internet: http://www.lancs.ac.uk/users/richinst
Present head(s): Dr H. Miall (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Research is organized around two overall themes: peaceful change, including roots of violence and how they can be changed; and conflict resolution and exploration of constructive responses. Also offers opportunities for Ph.D. by research
Subject(s) taught: peace research; peaceful coexistence; disarmament; conflict resolution; role of the international organizations; nonviolence; peace and development; polemology; war; international conflict; international security; regional conflict; culture of peace; education for peace
Working language(s): English


Institute name: Oxford Research Group
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): ORG
Official address: 51 Plantation Road, Oxford OX2 6JE, UK, Tel: (44-1865) 242 819. Fax: (44-1865) 794 652.
E-mail: org@oxfordresearchgroup.org.uk
Internet: http://www.oxfrg.demon.co.uk/
Present head(s): Dr S. Elworthy (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Carries out research into nuclear weapons with an understanding of the people who make those decisions. Also seeks to participate in decision making towards specific nuclear disarmament objectives, peace and global security
Senior staff involved: Prof.Dr F. Barnaby (Technical and Scientific Adviser); Mr P. Ingram; Prof. P. Rogers (Political Consultant)


Institute name: Royal United Services Institute for Defence Studies
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): RUSI; RUSIDS
Official address: Whitehall, London SW1A 2ET, UK, Tel: (44-20) 7930-5854. Fax: (44-20) 7321-0943.
E-mail: defence@rusi.org
Internet: http://www.rusi.org/
Present head(s): Rear Admiral R. Cobbold (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Mainly concerned with peace, international security, defence and foreign policy, geopolitics and resolution of regional conflicts
Periodical(s): RUSI Journal, 6 p.a. (also available online);
World Defence Systems, 3 p.a.
Bulletin(s): RUSI Newsbrief, 12 p.a. (also available online)
Senior staff involved: Mr M. Codner (Specialist, Military Sciences); Dr J. Eyal (Director of Studies, Eastern Europe); Mr A. Kennedy (Head, Asia Programme); Mr D. Neep (Head, Middle East and North Africa Programme); Dr K. Payne (Head, European Security Programme); Mr N. Vinson (Head, UK Defence Programme); Mr G. Whitty (Head of Homeland Security and Resilience Programme)


Institute name: Lancaster University, Centre for Defence and International Security Studies
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): CDISS
Official address: Cartmel College, Lancaster LA1 4YL, UK, Tel: (44-1524) 594254. Fax: (44-1524) 594258.
E-mail: P.Elliott@lancaster.ac.uk
Internet: http://www.cdiss.org/
Present head(s): Dr M. Edmonds (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Mainly concerned with international security, arms control, disarmament and defence policy
Subject(s) taught: defence analysis and management; theory and practice of modern war; strategic theory; guerrilla warfare; comparative defence policy; defence procurement; international peacekeeping; civil-military relations
Periodical(s): Defense and Security Analysis, 4 p.a. (also available online)
Working language(s): English


Institute name: International Alert
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): IA
Official address: 1 Glyn Street, London SE11 5HT, UK, Tel: (44-20) 7793 8383. Fax: (44-20) 7793 7975.
E-mail: general@international-alert.org
Internet: http://www.international-alert.org
Present head(s): Dr K. Clements (Secretary General)
Orientation/Main field(s): Concerned with conflict resolution, conflict prevention, ethnic conflicts, early warning conflict resolution. Encourages the international community to address the structural causes of conflict and facilitates peace-oriented development work amongst grassroots organizations and local peace building initiatives
Bulletin(s): Annual Report, 1 p.a.


Institute name: London School of Economics and Political Science, Conflict Analysis and Development Unit
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): CADU
Official address: Department of International Relations, Houghton Street, London WC2A 2AE, UK, Tel: (44-20) 7955.7404. Fax: (44-20) 7955-7446.
E-mail: j.c.alden@lse.ac.uk
Internet: http://www.lse.ac.uk/Depts/intrel/CADUnit.html
Present head(s): Mr M. Hoffman (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Conducts research on the causes and dynamics of violent intra-state conflict and their linkages with human development
Subject(s) taught: peace research; conflict resolution; nonviolence; peace and development; democracy and peace; polemology; regional conflict; culture of peace; education for peace
Senior staff involved: Dr C. Alden; Mr M. Banks; Dr D. Jacquin-Berdal; Prof. M. Light; Principal instructor(s): Mr M. Hoffman
Working language(s): English


Institute name: Responding to Conflict Programme
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): RTC
Official address: 1046 Bristol Road, Birmingham B29 6LJ, UK, Tel: (44-121) 415 5641. Fax: (44-121) 415 4119.
E-mail: enquiries@respond.org
Internet: http://www.respond.org
Present head(s): Mr S. Fisher (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Seeks to provide support and extend the efforts of people who are engaged in conflict resolution and ameliorating the situations of political and social conflicts
Subject(s) taught: skills and strategies for peace: peaceful coexistence, conflict resolution, conflict prevention and peace building; role of the international organizations, nonviolence, peace and development and democracy
Senior staff involved: Mr S. Fisher; Mr S. Williams; Principal instructor(s): Ms D. I. Abdi; Mr S. Fisher
Working language(s): English; French


Institute name: Conflict, Development and Peace Network
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): CODEP
Official address: Dean Bradley House, 6th Floor, 52 Horseferry Road, London SW1P 2AF, UK, Tel: (44-20) 7799-2477. Fax: (44-20) 7799-2458.
E-mail: mail@codep.org.uk
Internet: http://www.codep.org.uk/
Present head(s): Ms K. Armstrong (Co-ordinator)
Orientation/Main field(s): Its aim is to help reduce violent conflict and support those worst affected by it through the improvement of policy and practice in conflict, development and peace work. Provides an online database of organizations and individuals working in the fields of conflict, development and peace
Bulletin(s): CODEP Newsletter, 24 p.a. (also available online)
Senior staff involved: Y. Miheisi (Research and Information Officer)


Institute name: University of Kent at Canterbury, Centre for Conflict Analysis
Official address: Department of Politics and International Relations c/o Rutherford College, University of Kent at Canterbury, Canterbury CT2 7NX, UK, Tel: (44-1227) 827530. Fax: (44-1227) 827033.
E-mail: A.J.Williams@ukc.ac.uk
Internet: http://www.ukc.ac.uk/politics/research/conflictanalysis.htm
Present head(s): Dr A. Williams (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Research network conducting research on peace, international conflict and international mediation, practical conflict resolution, problem-solving workshops on international(ized) and intercommunal disputes, teaching conflict theory and developing literature on the subject
Periodical(s): Global Society, 4 p.a. (also available online)


Institute name: Peace Brigades International
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): PBI; Brigadas de Paz Internacionales; Brigades de Paix Internationales
Official address: 5 Caledonian Rd, London N1 9DX, UK, Tel: (44-20) 7713-0392. Fax: (44-20) 7837-2290.
E-mail: pbiio@gn.apc.org
Internet: http://www.igc.org/pbi/index.html
Orientation/Main field(s): Devoted to nonviolent peacekeeping, conflict resolution and education for peace
Bulletin(s): Project Bulletin, 12 p.a.
Working language(s): English


Institute name: University of Bradford, Department of Peace Studies
Official address: Bradford, West Yorkshire BD7 1DP, UK, Tel: (44-1274) 235235. Fax: (44-1274) 235240.
E-mail: o.p.ramsbotham@bradford.ac.uk
Internet: http://www.brad.ac.uk/acad/peace
Present head(s): Dr O. Ramsbotham (Head)
Orientation/Main field(s): Analyzes the origins and nature of conflict within and between societies, and the efforts to build peaceful and equitable forms of social and peaceful coexistence
Subject(s) taught: peace research; peaceful coexistence; disarmament; conflict resolution; role of the international organizations; nonviolence; peace and development; democracy and peace; North-South relations; war; international conflict; international security; regional conflict; terrorism; education for peace; regional conflict
Bulletin(s): Newsletter, 3 p.a. (also available online)
Senior staff involved: Dr D. Bloomfield; Dr J. Bujra (Director, Postgraduate Research); Dr M. G. Chalmers; Dr A. Cottey; Prof. M. Dando; Dr T. Duffey; Dr B. Fetherston; Dr D. Francis; Prof. T. G. Gallagher; Dr O. J. Greene; Dr S. R. Gregory; Dr N. Lewer; Dr D. Miller; Dr D. Pankhurst; Dr J. Pearce; Ms S. Perrigo; Dr S. Pullinger; Dr O. Ramsbotham; Prof. P. F. Rogers; Dr P. van den Dungen; Mr J. Whitman; Dr T. Woodhouse (Director, Conflict Resolution Centre); Mr S. Whitby
Working language(s): English


Institute name: GreenNet
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): GN
Official address: 33 Islington High Street, London N1 9LH, UK, Tel: (44-20) 7713-1941. Fax: (44-20) 7837-5551.
E-mail: info@gn.apc.org
Internet: http://www.gn.apc.org/
Parent organization: Association for Progressive Communications (APC)
Orientation/Main field(s): Global computer network for environment, peace, human rights and development


Institute name: University of Ulster, Centre for the Study of Conflict
Official address: Cromore Road, Coleraine BT52 1SA, Northern Ireland, UK, Tel: (44-28) 7034-4141. Fax: (44-28) 7032-4927.
Internet: http://cain.ulst.ac.uk/csc
Present head(s): Prof. S. Dunn (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Carries out research on peace, conflict resolution, mediation and education for peace and the role of women in conflict


Institute name: Atlantic College, Peace and Conflict Studies
Official address: St Donat's Castle, Llantwit Major, S Glamorgan, UK, Tel: (44-1446) 799000.
E-mail: principal@uwcac.uwc.org
Internet: http://atschool.eduweb.co.uk/atlantic/AC_NEW/IB_Curriculum/Peace_Conflict.htm
Present head(s): Mr M. McKenzie (Principal)
Orientation/Main field(s): Examines conflict at all levels, personal, social and international and seeks peaceful solutions to them
Subject(s) taught: peace; conflict; violence; causes of human aggression and the causes of war; inter-group conflict: causes and reduction of prejudice and racial discrimination; arms trade, weapons and disarmament; Northern prosperity and violence against the economically under-developed South; regions in conflict; international organisations: the UN mediation and conflict management; positive action: the power of nonviolence in place of war and violent conflict
Working language(s): English


Institute name: British Teilhard Association
Official address: Plas Maelog, Beaumaris Ynys Mon LL58 8BH, UK,
E-mail: sioncowell@onetel.net.uk
Present head(s): Mr S. Cowell (Chairman)
Orientation/Main field(s): Its objective is to stimulate public debate on issues relating to the future of humankind. Aims at peace and conflict resolution in the fields of political conflicts, ethnic conflicts and religion. Formerly: Teilhard Centre for the Future of Man


Institute name: The Royal Institute of International Affairs
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): RIIA
Official address: Chatham House, 10 St. James's Square, London SW1Y 4LE, UK, Tel: (44-20) 7957 5700. Fax: (44-20) 7957 5710.
E-mail: contact@riia.org
Internet: http://www.riia.org
Present head(s): Prof. Dr V. Bulmer-Thomas (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Aims to promote the study and understanding of all aspects of international relations. The research programme includes areas of international security and peacebuilding
Field(s) of research: political science; economics
Periodical(s): International Affairs, 4 p.a. (also available online)
Bulletin(s): World Today, The, 11 p.a.
Senior staff involved: Sir T. Garden; Mr W. Hopkinson; Mr O. Malik


Institute name: University of Sussex, Institute of Development Studies
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): IDS
Official address: Brighton BN1 9RE, UK, Tel: (44-1273) 606261. Fax: (44-1273) 621202.
E-mail: ids@ids.ac.uk
Internet: http://www.ids.ac.uk
Present head(s): Dr K. A. Bezanson (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Conducts research on issues related to peace, peace and development, and the democratization process in developing countries
Subject(s) taught: peace research; peaceful coexistence; conflict resolution; role of the international organizations; peace and development; democracy and peace
Field(s) of research: social sciences; economics; sociology; political science; education
Bulletin(s): IDS Bulletin, 4 p.a.
Senior staff involved: Dr R. Crook; Dr A.-M. Goetz; Dr R. Luckham; Prof. J. Manor
Working language(s): English


Institute name: The University of York, Centre for Defence Economics
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): CDE
Official address: Department of Economics and Related Studies, York Y010 5DD, UK, Tel: (44-1904) 433680. Fax: (44-1904) 433759.
E-mail: kh2@york.ac.uk
Internet: http://www.york.ac.uk/depts/econ/rc/cde.htm
Present head(s): Prof. K. Hartley (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Undertakes research in all aspects of the economics of defence, disarmament, conversion and peace
Periodical(s): Defence and Peace Economics, 6 p.a. (also available online)


Institute name: University of London, King's College, Centre for Defence Studies
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): CDS
Official address: Strand, London WC2R 2LS, UK, Tel: (44-20) 7848-2338. Fax: (44-20) 7848-2748.
E-mail: shelley.butler@kcl.ac.uk
Internet: http://www.kcl.ac.uk/depsta/rel/cds/index.htm
Present head(s): Prof. M. Clarke (Executive Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Fields of research include national defence policy and decision making, European security, democratization and future threats to peace and security, ethnic identity in Eastern Europe and economic security in Britain. Monitoring the progress of arms control, weapons and international security is part of the remit of the Centre
Periodical(s): Conflict, Security and Development, 3 p.a.
Senior staff involved: L. Freedman


Institute name: University of Southampton, Mountbatten Centre for International Studies
Official address: Department of Politics, Southampton S017 1BJ, UK, Tel: (44-23) 80592522. Fax: (44-23) 80593533.
E-mail: mcis@soton.ac.uk
Internet: http://www.mcis.soton.ac.uk/
Present head(s): Prof. J. Simpson (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Interdisciplinary research centre covering nuclear non-proliferation, arms control, UN peacekeeping, and international security
Periodical(s): PPNN Issue Reviews, (also available online)
Bulletin(s): PPN News Briefs, 4 p.a. (also available online)
Senior staff involved: Prof. P. Calvert; Dr T. Evans; Dr J. Glenn; Mr F. Gregory; Dr D. Howlett; Dr D. Owen; D N. Poku; Dr M. Smith
Working language(s): English


Institute name: Research Institute for the Study of Conflict and Terrorism
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): RISCT
Official address: P.O. Box 1179, Leamington Spa, Warwickshire CV32 6ZY, UK, Tel: (44-1926) 833307. Fax: (44-1926) 833307.
E-mail: risct_potts@compuserve.com
Present head(s): Prof. W. F. Gutteridge (Director)
Mr D. Slater (Chairman)
Orientation/Main field(s): Devoted to peace, its purpose is to research into the courses, manifestations and trends of political instability conflict and terrorism throughout the world
Periodical(s): Conflict Studies, 10 p.a.


Institute name: University of Aberdeen, Scottish Centre for International Security
Official address: Edward Wright Building, Aberdeen AB24 3QY, UK, Tel: (44-1224) 272714. Fax: (44-1224) 272552.
E-mail: f.moustakis@abdn.ac.uk
Internet: http://www.abdn.ac.uk/pir/scis
Present head(s): Prof. M. Sheehan (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Focus is on peace and international security in its military, political, economic and environmental aspects


Institute name: University of Cambridge, Centre of International Studies
Official address: Fitzwilliam House, 32 Trumpington Street, Cambridge CB2 1QY, UK, Tel: (44-1223) 741311. Fax: (44-1223) 741313.
E-mail: intstudies@lists.cam.ac.uk
Internet: http://www.intstudies.cam.ac.uk
Present head(s): Prof. J. Mayall (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Centre devoted to the studies of international relations
Subject(s) taught: international relations; role of the international organizations; the origins of international conflict; international security; regional conflict; terrorism; arms control; theories of deterrence; peacekeeping and ethics of war; law of armed conflict and peaceful settlement of disputes
Periodical(s): Cambridge Review of International Affairs, 3 p.a. (also available online)
Bulletin(s): Newsletter, (also available online)
Senior staff involved: Dr G. R. Edwards; Dr J. Haslam; Dr C. Jones; Dr Y. Sayigh; Dr B. Simms; Dr J. Smith; Dr P. Towle
Working language(s): English


Institute name: Keele University, School of Politics, International Relations and the Environment
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): SPIRE
Official address: Keele, Staffordshire ST5 5BG, UK, Tel: (44-1782) 583452. Fax: (44-1782) 583592.
E-mail: irb01@intr.keele.ac.uk
Internet: http://www.keele.ac.uk/depts/spire/index.html
Present head(s): Mr A. Danchev (Head)
Orientation/Main field(s): Fields of interest include international relations, peace and international security. Formerly: Department of International Relations
Subject(s) taught: international security; strategies; defence policy; security environment; international relations
Working language(s): English


Institute name: University of London, King's College, Department of War Studies
Official address: Strand, London WC2R 2LS, UK, Tel: (44-20) 7848 2178. Fax: (44-20) 7848 2026.
E-mail: war.project@kcl.ac.uk
Internet: http://www.kcl.ac.uk/.//depsta/warstu/index.html
Present head(s): Prof. B. Holden Reid (Head)
Orientation/Main field(s): Research covers peace and all aspects of war including armed forces and British society, the pace of battle, air warfare in World War II, proliferation of weapons in the Middle East, Anglo-German nuclear weapons relations in the 1960s, logistics, civil-military relations, the Western Front in World War I, conventional arms control, satellite verification techniques, the US-Soviet conflict, the arms trade, and regional security
Subject(s) taught: disarmament; role of the international organizations; war; international conflict; international security; regional conflict; literature of war; ethics and philosophy of war; prevention and conflict resolution; ethnic conflicts; global communication issues and conflicts
Periodical(s): War Studies Journal, 2 p.a.
Senior staff involved: Prof. C. Dandeker; Prof. L. Freedman; Prof. B. G. Heuser; Prof. A. Lambert; Prof. P. A. G. Sabin
Working language(s): English


Institute name: University of Ulster at Coleraine, Initiative on Conflict Resolution and Ethnicity
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): INCORE
Official address: Aberfoyle House, Northland Road, Londonderry BT48 7JA, UK, Tel: (44-28) 71375500. Fax: (44-28) 71375510.
E-mail: incore@incore.ulst.ac.uk
Internet: http://www.incore.ulst.ac.uk
Present head(s): Prof. M. Fitzduff (Director)
Parent organization: United Nations University, Tokyo
Orientation/Main field(s): Research projects emphasize on pre-violence strategies to prevent the outbreak of ethnic conflicts, conflict resolution, multiethnic societies and peace-keeping
Field(s) of research: social sciences; education; political science; sociology
Bulletin(s): Ethnic Studies Network Bulletin, 2 p.a. (also available online);
Ethnic Conflict Research Digest, (also available online)
Senior staff involved: Ms B. Brocklehurst (Researcher, Ethnic Conflict, Security, Children's Political Socialisation, Education, Identity and Gender Studies)
Ms C. Church (Director of the Policy and Evaluation Unit and Specialist, UN and Foreign Policy)
Prof. J. P. Darby (Research Director, Specialist, Ethnic Conflicts, Northern Irish Conflict, Ethnic Violence)
Prof. M. Fitzduff (Director and Specialist, Ethno-politics, Public Policy in Divided Societies)
Mr R. McGinty (Specialist, Int'l Relations, Northern Ireland Peace Process)
Ms C. Gormley (Researcher, Political Leadership in Divided Societies)
Mr B. Leonard (Researcher, Management of Diversity)
Mr L. O'Hagan (Researcher, Ethnic Studies)
Ms G. Robinson (Co-ordinator, Conflict Data Service, Women and Work, Lone Parents, Social Attitudes, Research Methodologies)


Institute name: The Mediation Network for Northern Ireland
Official address: 10 Upper Crescent, Belfast BT7 1NT, UK, Tel: (44-28) 9043 8614. Fax: (44-28) 9031 4430.
E-mail: info@mediation-network.org.uk
Internet: http://www.mediation-network.org.uk
Present head(s): Mr B. McAllister (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Promotes the use of Third Party intervention in disputes and supports creative responses to conflict in Northern Ireland in order to achieve peace
Subject(s) taught: conflict resolution
Senior staff involved: Mr J. Campbell; Mr D. Baker; Mr P. O'Reilly
Working language(s): English


Institute name: Saferworld
Official address: 46 Grosvenor Gardens, London SW1W 0EB, UK, Tel: (44-20) 7881 9290. Fax: (44-20) 7881 9291.
E-mail: general@saferworld.co.uk
Internet: http://www.saferworld.co.uk
Orientation/Main field(s): Devoted to peace, works to identify, develop and publicise more effective approaches to tackling and preventing armed conflicts
Bulletin(s): Update Newsletter, (also available online);
Arms Trade Bulletin, (also available online);
Central and Eastern Europe Arms Bulletin, (also available online)


Institute name: Forum on Early Warning and Early Response
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): FEWER
Official address: Old Truman Brewery, 91-95 Brick Lane, London E1 6QN, UK, Tel: (44-20) 7247-7022. Fax: (44-20) 7247-5290.
E-mail: ckeen@fewer.org
Internet: http://www.fewer.org
Present head(s): Ms G. Kinnock (Chairperson); Mr D. Nyheim (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Multi-sectoral and multi-disciplinary network undertaking research on conflict prevention and best practices to provide for early warning and informing peace-building actions
Subject(s) taught: peace research: peaceful coexistence, conflict resolution, role of the international organizations, peace and development, democracy and peace
Working language(s): English


Institute name: Queen's University of Belfast, Centre for the Study of Ethnic Conflict
Official address: School of Politics, 21 University Square, Belfast BT7 1PA, Northern Ireland, UK,
E-mail: a.guelke@qub.ac.uk
Internet: http://www.qub.ac.uk/ss/pol
Orientation/Main field(s): Devoted to peace and the study of ethnic conflict
Subject(s) taught: ethnic conflict; ethnonationalism; theory; comparative research
Senior staff involved: Prof. A. Guelke (Course Director, Comparative Ethnic Conflict)
Dr P. Mitchell (Course Director, Comparative Ethnic Conflict)
Working language(s): English


Institute name: Centre for Conflict Resolution, University of Bradford
Official address
: West Yorkshire BD7 1DP, UK, Tel: (44-1274) 234197. Fax: (44-1274) 234197.
E-mail: l.k.reynolds@bradford.ac.uk
Internet: http://www.brad.ac.uk/acad/confres/
Present head(s): Dr N. Lewer (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Devoted to conflict resolution
Subject(s) taught: conflict resolution; peace keeping
Periodical(s): UN and Conflict Monitor, 4 p.a. (also available online)
Senior staff involved: Dr T. Duffey; Dr B. Fetherston; Prof. O. Ramsbotham; Prof. T. Woodhouse; Principal instructor(s): Dr T. Duffey; Dr B. Fetherston; Dr N. Lewer; Prof. O. Ramsbotham; Ms L. Reynolds; Prof. T. Woodhouse
Working language(s): English


Institute name: Conflict Studies Research Centre
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): CSRC
Official address: Directorate General Development and Doctrine, Royal Military Academy Sandhurst, Camberley, Surrey GU15 4PQ, UK, Tel: (44-1276) 412375. Fax: (44-1276) 686880.
E-mail: crsc.dgd&d@gtnet.gov.uk
Present head(s): Mr C. J. Dick (Director)
Parent organization: British Army's Doctrine and Development Directorate
Orientation/Main field(s): Devoted to peace, uses original sources to analyse long-term factors of instability as well as security policy and practice in Central and Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union
Senior staff involved: Ms A. C. Aldis (Research Manager)


Institute name: African Rights
Official address: P.O. Box 18368, London EC4A 4JE, UK, Tel: (44-20) 7947-3276. Fax: (44-20) 7947-3253.
E-mail: afrights@gn.apc.org
Internet: http://www.unimondo.org/AfricanRights/
Present head(s): Mr R. Omaar (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Dedicated to peace, human rights violations, conflict, famine and civil reconstruction in Africa
Periodical(s): Witness to Genocide, irr.



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ALBANIA

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Human rights institute name: Albanian Center for Human Rights
Synonyms and acronyms: ACHR; Qendra Shqiptare për të Drejtat e Njeriut; QSHDNJ
Address: Rruga Kont Urani 10, Tirana, ALBANIA, Tel: (355-4) 230630. Fax: (355-4) 239121.
E-mail:
qshdnj@albaniaonline.net
Internet:
http://www.achr.org
Present head: Ms K. Kati (Executive Director)
Type of organization: non-profit
Rel. with int. agencies: UNHCR; UNICEF; DANIDA/DCHR (Denmark); Council of Europe; SOROS; NED (USA); CORDAID; NOVIB; TROCAIRE
Type of HR activities: research; training; documentation/information; online resources; conference-organization; financing; internships; publication; exhibitions; consulting; international cooperation programme
Type of publications: journal; monograph; progress-report; conference proceedings; training materials; videos
Orientation/Main field: Promotes human rights awareness and human rights education in Albania, and contributes in the strengthening and democratization of the civil society in Albania. Formerly also known as Albanian Human Rights Documentation Centre
Name of course(s): Human Rights Education Programme; Police Training
Subjects taught: international standard setting instruments: regional instruments (Council of Europe); verification and control procedures for human rights: regional level bodies, National Commissions; human rights education; protection of special groups: rights of the child, womens rights, minority rights and refugee rights

Institute name: Insituti i Studimeve të Marrëdhënieve Ndërkombëtare
Synonyms and acronyms: Institute of International Relations
Address: Tirana, ALBANIA, Tel: (355-4) 29521. Fax: (355-4) 32970.
Present head(s): - Mr S. Plaka (Director)
Activities: publication
Main disciplines: social sciences



Institute name: Universitat d’Andorra
Official address: Plaça de la Germandat, 7; AD600 Sant Julià de Lòria; Principat d'Andorra; Tel. (+376) 743 000; Fax. (+376) 743 043

E-mail: uda@uda.ad
Internet:
http://www.uda.ad



BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA

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Institute name: Centar za Mir Sarajevo
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): Peace Centre Sarajevo
Official address: Dobrovoljacka 3, 71 000 Sarajevo, BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA, Tel: (387-71) 646455. Fax: (387-71) 663730.
E-mail:
zlatljiljan@gn.apc.org
Orientation/Main field(s): Its purpose is to gather evidence related to war crimes in ethnic conflicts, establish dialogues and humanitarian networks, to promote peace through multi-denominational and multi-ethnic projects and monitoring the human rights situation



CROATIA

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Institute name: Hrvatska Akademija Znanosti i Umjetnosti, Znanstveno Vijece za Mir i Prava Covjeka
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts, The Scientific Council for Peace and Human Rights
Official address: Zrinski trg 11, 10000 Zagreb, CROATIA, Tel: (385-1) 4895156. Fax: (385-1) 4819979.
E-mail:
kabpred@hazu.hr
Present head(s): Prof.Dr D. Bilandzic (President)
Orientation/Main field(s): Deals with philosophy of peace, and human rights
Field(s) of research: philosophy


Institute name: Centar za mir, Nenasilje i Ljudska Prava, Osijek
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): Centre for Peace, Non-violence and Human Rights, Osijek; Centre for Peace, Osijek
Official address: Zupanijska 7, 31000 Osijek, CROATIA, Tel: (385-31) 206 886. Fax: (385-31) 206 889.
E-mail:
czmos@zamir.net
Internet:
http://www.centar-za-mir.hr/
Present head(s): Ms B. Kaselj (Executive Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Conducts action-research to evaluate peacebuilding processes and develop education for peace and the promotion of nonviolence at the local and subregional levels
Subject(s) taught: peace research; peaceful coexistence; conflict resolution; nonviolence; peace and development; culture of peace; education for peace
Periodical(s): Burek;
Kultura Mira/Culture of Peace, 4 p.a.
Senior staff involved: Ms K. Kruhonja, Ms B. Milosevic, Ms M. Mitrovic
Working language(s): Croatian; English



GREECE

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Institute name: World Peace Council
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): WPC; Conseil Mondial de la Paix; CMP; Consejo Mundial de la Paz
Official address: Othonos 10, Athens 10557, GREECE, Tel: (30-210) 3316326. Fax: (30-210) 3224302.
E-mail:
info@wpc-in.org
Internet:
http://www.wpc-in.org/
Present head(s): Mr T. Pafilis (Executive Secretary)
Orientation/Main field(s): An international body representing national, international organizations and movements with a central platform built around the following areas: disarmament, a condition for peace and true security; peace and development; peace and sovereignty; culture of peace
Periodical(s): Peace Courier, 12 p.a.
Bulletin(s): Bulletin, (also available online)


Institute name: Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, UNESCO Chair on Education for Human Rights and Peace
Official address: School of Psychology, 54006 Thessaloniki, GREECE, Tel: (30-31) 99-7361. Fax: (30-31) 99-7361.
E-mail:
dipeace@psy.auth.gr
Internet:
http://www.unesco.auth.gr/unescochair/default.asp
Present head(s): Prof.Dr D. J. Papadopoulou (Chairholder)
Orientation/Main field(s): Promotes an integrated system of research, training, information and documentation activities in the field of human rights, peace and democracy at local, subregional and regional levels. Also carries out the educational activities of the Institute of Education for Peace
Subject(s) taught: peace and development; education for peace; international protection of human rights; environment
Working language(s): Greek


Institute name: Hellenic Foundation for European and Foreign Policy
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): ELIAMEP
Official address: 4 Xenophontos St., GR-105 57 Athens, GREECE, Tel: (30-1) 3315022. Fax: (30-1) 3642139.
E-mail:
eliamep@eliamep.gr
Internet:
http://www.eliamep.gr/
Present head(s): Prof. L. Tsoukalis (President), Prof. T. Couloumbis (Director General)
Orientation/Main field(s): Its purpose is to promote the study and understanding of issues of European and international relations, foreign policy and defence, international security, peace, conflict resolution and disarmament
Subject(s) taught: peace research; disarmament; conflict resolution; role of the international organizations; democracy and peace; polemology; international conflict; international security; regional conflict
Field(s) of research: political science
Periodical(s): Journal of Southeast European and Black Sea Studies, 3 p.a.;
Greece and the World, 1 p.a. (in Greek)
Bulletin(s): Eliamep Times, 4 p.a. (also available online)
Senior staff involved: Prof. T. Couloumbis (Director General and Specialist, Int'l Theory and Decision Making), Asst Prof. K. Ifantis (Researcher, Int'l Relations),
Dr G. Kostakos (Specialist, UN and Peacemaking, Int'l Relations), Asst Prof. I. Lagani (Researcher, Contemporary Political History and Minorities in Southeast Europe), Dr G. Pagoulatos (Researcher, European Public Policy and Political Economy)
Principal instructor(s): Prof. T. Couloumbis, Dr G. Kostakos
Working language(s): English


Institute name: Panteion University of Social and Political Sciences, Institute of International Relations
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): IIR
Official address: 3-5 Hill Street, TK-10558 Athens, GREECE, Tel: (30-1) 331-2325. Fax: (30-1) 331-3575.
E-mail:
idis@idis.gr
Internet:
http://www.idis.gr
Present head(s): Prof. D. Constas (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Promotes multidisciplinary research on international issues. Emphasis is placed on the use of force in international relations, the causes of conflict, conflict management and conflict resolution
Subject(s) taught: peace research; peaceful coexistence; disarmament; conflict resolution; role of the international organizations; peace and development; democracy and peace; polemology; war; international conflict; international security; regional conflict
Periodical(s): IIR Yearbook, 1 p.a.
Bulletin(s): Cosmos Newsletter, 10 p.a. (also available online)
Senior staff involved: Prof. C. Arvanitopoulos, Prof. M. Koppa, Prof. S. Perrakis, Prof. A. Platias
Working language(s): English


Institute name: Research Institute for European and American Studies
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): RIEAS
Official address: 1 Kalavryton, Ano-Kalamaki, Athens 17456, GREECE, Tel: (30-1) 9911214. Fax: (30-1) 9918236.
E-mail:
rieas@itel.gr
Internet:
http://www.rieas.gr/
Present head(s): Dr J. M. Nomikos (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Dedicated to research projects in all fields related to European integration, peace and security, conflict resolution in Greece's broader regional setting, and the mechanisms of the emerging "new international order", especially in regard to political development and change. Formerly: Research Institute for European Studies
Bulletin(s): RIEAS Monitor, online
Senior staff involved: Ms A. Dimou, Dr K. Toyama



HOLY SEE

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Institute name: Università Pontifica Salesiana
Official address: Official Piazza dell'Ateneo Salesiano, 1; 00139 Rome, ITALY, Tel +(39)06.872.90.1; Fax +(39)06.872.90.222
Internet: www.unisal.it


Institute name: Pontificia Università Lateranense
Official address:
Piazza S.Giovanni in Laterano, 4; 00120 Città del Vaticano; Tel.
+39 06 69886401; Fax +39 06 69886508

E-mail: info@pul.it
Internet
: http://cms.pul.it


ITALY

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Institute name: International School on Disarmament and Research on Conflicts
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): ISODARCO
Official address: Department of Physics, University of Rome "Tor Vergata", Via della Ricerca Scientifica 1, I-00133 Rome, ITALY, Tel: (39-06) 7259-4560. Fax: (39-06) 204-0309.
E-mail:
isodarco@roma2.infn.it
Internet:
http://www.isodarco.it/
Present head(s): Prof. C. Schaerf (President)
Parent organization: Italian Pugwash Group
Orientation/Main field(s): Deals with peace, disarmament, arms control, international conflict, international law, political violence and strategic problems
Subject(s) taught: peace research; peaceful coexistence; disarmament; conflict resolution; arms control; role of the international organizations; nonviolence; peace and development; international conflict; international security; terrorism; regional conflict
Working language(s): English


Institute name: Istituto Italiano di Ricerca sulla Pace
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): Italian Peace Research Institute; IPRI
Official address: c/o Centro Studi Sereno Regis, Via Garibaldi 13, 10122 Turin, ITALY, Tel: (39-011) 532824. Fax: (39-011) 5158000.
E-mail:
regis@arpnet.it
Internet:
http://www.arpnet.it/regis
Present head(s): Mr G. Salio (Secretary)
Orientation/Main field(s): Deals with peace, disarmament, nonviolence, civilian and popular defence, alternative education and community development, human rights and education for peace
Bulletin(s): IPRI Newsletter


Institute name: Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Gruppo di Studi su Armi e Disarmo
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): GSAD; Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Arms and Disarmament Study Group
Official address: Via L. Necchi, 5, 20123 Milan, ITALY, Tel: (39-02) 72342721. Fax: (39-02) 72342406.
E-mail:
gsad@mi.unicatt.it
Present head(s): Prof. G. Graziola (Director)
Parent organization: Centro Militare di Studi Strategici (CeMISS, Ministry of Defence)
Orientation/Main field(s): Carries out research on peace, weapons, arms trade, disarmament and defence economics
Periodical(s): Quaderni su Armi e Disarmo, 4 p.a.;
Quaderni Osservatorio dell'Industria Bellica, 4 p.a.


Institute name: Centro Militare di Studi Strategici
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): CEMISS; Military Center for Strategic Studies; Centre Militaire d'Etudes Stratégiques
Official address: Palazzo Salviati, Piazza della Rovere 83, 00165 Rome, ITALY, Tel: (39-06) 68086702. Fax: (39-06) 68806702.
E-mail:
relest.sm@centroaltistudi.difesa.it
Internet:
http://www.centroaltistudi.difesa.it/cemiss/organigramma.htm
Present head(s): Brig.Gen. C. Finizio (Director)
Parent organization: Centro Alti Studi per la Difensa (CASD)
Orientation/Main field(s): Carries out research in strategic, military, and political issues including peace, security, defence, and conversion of weapons industries


Institute name: Istituto Internazionale Jacques Maritain, Centro Internazionale di Studi e Ricerche
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): Institut International Jacques Maritain, Centre International d'Etudes et de Recherches; International Jacques Maritain Institute, International Research and Studies Center; IJMI; International Jacques Maritain Institute
Official address: Villa Albrizzi-Franchetti, 31022 Preganziol (Treviso), ITALY, Tel: (39-0422) 490938. Fax: (39-0422) 491176.
E-mail:
centrostudi@maritain.org
Internet:
http://www.maritain.org/ita/treviso/chi_siamo.htm
Orientation/Main field(s): Conducts research on philosophy of peace, peace and development, culture of peace, democracy and peace globalization
Subject(s) taught: peace research; peaceful coexistence; conflict resolution; role of the international organizations; peace and development; democracy and peace; polemology; ethnic conflict; culture of peace; education for peace
Working language(s): Italian


Institute name: Università Internazionale delle Istituzioni dei Popoli per la Pace
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): UNIP; International University of Peoples' Institutions for Peace; IUPIP
Official address: Palazzo Adami, Piazza San Marco, 7, 38068 Rovereto, ITALY, Tel: (39-0464) 424288. Fax: (39-0464) 424299.
E-mail:
iupip@unimondo.org
Internet:
http://www.unimondo.org/iupip
Present head(s): Prof. G. Pontara (President)
Parent organization: Fondazione Opera Campana dei Caduti
Orientation/Main field(s): Promotes peace research projects related to nonviolence, conflict resolution theory, migration and human rights
Subject(s) taught: peace research; peaceful coexistence; conflict resolution; role of the international organizations; nonviolence; peace and development; democracy; polemology; international conflict; regional conflict; culture of peace; education for peace
Bulletin(s): IUPIP Newsletter, 1 p.a.
Senior staff involved: Prof. G. Pontara (President and Course Director)
Principal instructor(s): Prof. G. Pontara
Working language(s): English


Institute name: Forum per i Problemi della Pace e della Guerra
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): FPPG; Forum on the Problems of Peace and War
Official address: Via Gianpaolo Orsini 44, 50126 Florence, ITALY, Tel: (39-055) 6800165. Fax: (39-055) 6581933.
E-mail:
forum@comune.fi.it
Internet:
http://associazioni.comune.firenze.it/8/forum/
Present head(s): Prof. R. Ragionieri (President)
Orientation/Main field(s): Its purpose is the production-exchange of knowledge about the problems of peace and war, disarmament and security. Aims to promote research works within this field, through the development of scientific relations, the organization of meetings and workshops with the participation of national and international experts
Subject(s) taught: conflict resolution; role of the international organizations; democracy and peace; war; international conflict; international security
Bulletin(s): Quaderni Forum, 4 p.a.
Working language(s): Italian


Institute name: Archivio Disarmo
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): Centro di Documentazione e di Studi sulla Pace e sul Controllo degli Armamenti; AD; Center for Studies and Documentation on Peace and Arms Control
Official address: Piazza Cavour 17, 00193 Rome, ITALY, Tel: (39-06) 36000343.
Fax: (39-06) 36000345.
E-mail:
archidis@pml.it
Internet:
http://www.archiviodisarmo.it/
Present head(s): Mr L. Anderlini (President)
Mr F. Battistelli (Secretary General)
Orientation/Main field(s): Its purpose is to supply information, available from international sources or on the basis of its own work, to all those concerned with peace, armaments and disarmament and Italian military spending and arms production
Bulletin(s): Sistema Informativo a Schede (Card Information System), 12 p.a.


Institute name: Centro Interconfessionale per la Pace
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): CIPAX
Official address: Via Ostiense, 152, 00154 Rome, ITALY, Tel: (39-06) 57287347. Fax: (39-06) 57287347.
E-mail:
cipax@romacivica.net
Internet:
http://www.romacivica.net/cipax
Present head(s): Dr G. Novelli (Executive Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Devoted to the promotion of education for peace, nonviolence and culture of peace
Subject(s) taught: conflict resolution; nonviolence; peace and development; religion and peace; polemology; terrorism; culture of peace; education for peace
Bulletin(s): Strumenti di Pace, 4 p.a. (also available online)
Principal instructor(s): Mr R. Tecchio
Working language(s): Italian


Institute name: Associazione per la Pace
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): Association pour la Paix; Italian Peace Association
Official address: Via Salaria, 89, 00198 Roma, ITALY, Tel: (39-06) 884 1958. Fax: (39-06) 884 1749.
E-mail:
info@assopace.org
Internet:
http://www.assopace.org/
Present head(s): Ms L. Morgantini
Orientation/Main field(s): Concerned with peaceful coexistence, conflict resolution, peace and disarmament, and culture of peace


Institute name: Centro Studi di Politica Internazionale
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): CeSPI
Official address: Via d'Aracoeli, 11, 00186 Rome, ITALY, Tel: (39-06) 6990630.
Fax: (39-06) 6784104.
E-mail:
cespi@cespi.it
Internet:
http://www.cespi.it/
Present head(s): Mr J. L. Rhi-Sausi (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Carries out research on peace, security problems, conventional and nuclear disarmament, verification, reduction of military budgets, weapons production and trade, military-industry reconversion, European integration, East-West relations, and regional conflicts in the developing countries
Bulletin(s): CeSPI Briefs
Senior staff involved: Ms S. Aprile, Ms R. Balfour, Mr A. Mazzali, Ms A. Ozorio de Almeida, Mr F. Pastore, Ms S. Romano, Mr A. Rotta, Ms A. Stocchiero, Mr M. Zupi


Institute name: Istituto di Sociologia Internazionale-Gorizia
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): ISIG; Institute of International Sociology, Gorizia
Official address: Via Mazzini 13, 34170 Gorizia, ITALY, Tel: (39-0481) 533632.
Fax: (39-0481) 532094.
E-mail:
info@isig.it
Internet:
http://www.isig.it/
Present head(s): Dr G. Valenti (President), Prof. A. Gasparini (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Carries out research in sociology of international relations and interethnic relations. Has set up an observatory of European ethnic minorities and an archive for peace
Subject(s) taught: peace research: peaceful coexistence, conflict resolution, role of the international organizations, peace and development; polemology: international conflict, international security, regional conflict; culture of peace
Periodical(s): Futuribili, 3 p.a.
Bulletin(s): ISIG Magazine, 4 p.a.
Senior staff involved: Mr L. Bregantini (Researcher, Future and Peace, Int'l Studies), Mr G. Cingolani (Researcher, Peace and Religion), Principal instructor(s): G. Osti, L. Pellizzoni
Working language(s): Italian; English


Institute name: ManiTese
Official address: Piazzale Gambara 7/9, 20146 Milano, ITALY, Tel: (39) 024075165. Fax: (39) 024046890.
E-mail:
manitese@manitese.it
Internet:
http://www.manitese.it
Orientation/Main field(s): Promotes peace, justice, solidarity and respect among peoples, sustainable development and education for development
Periodical(s): Mani Tese, 12 p.a. (also available online);
Strumenti CRES, 4 p.a.
Bulletin(s): Boycott, irr. (also available online)
Working language(s): Italian


Institute name: Scuola Superiore Sant' Anna, International Training Programme for Conflict Management
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): ITPCM
Official address: Via Carducci, 40, 56100 Pisa, ITALY, Tel: (39) 050-883111. Fax: (39) 050-883225.
E-mail:
segreteria.classi@sssup1.sssup.it
Internet:
http://www.itp.sssup.it/
Orientation/Main field(s): Devoted to peace-keeping, peace and democracy building, elections observation and human rights monitoring. Is a member, with the Institute for International Law of Peace and Armed Conflict, Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Germany, and the Human Rights Centre, University of Essex, Essex, United Kingdom, of the PIBOES (PIsa-BOchum-ESsex) Network, which aims at training personnel for human rights field missions
Subject(s) taught: human rights; observation of elections; democracy building; peace building
Working language(s): Italian


Institute name: Università di Padova, Cattedra UNESCO su Diritti Umani, Democrazia e Pace
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): University of Padua, UNESCO Chair in Human Rights, Democracy and Peace
Official address: Centro Interdipartimentale di Ricerca e Servizi sui Diritti della Persona e dei Popoli, Via Anghinoni 3, 35121 Padua, ITALY, Tel: (39-049) 827-3685.
Fax: (39-049) 827-3684.
E-mail:
a.papisca@cdu.cepadu.unipd.it
Present head(s): Prof. A. Papisca (Chairholder)
Orientation/Main field(s): Focus is on the promotion of peace



MALTA

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Institute name: International Institute for the Social Sciences
Address: Foundation for International Studies, Old University Building, St. Paul Street, Valletta VLT 07, MALTA, Tel: (356) 237547. Fax: (356) 230551.
E-mail:
aspiteri@arts.um.edu.mt
Internet:
http://home.um.edu.mt/socsc/
Present head(s): - Dr A. Spiteri (Director)
Main disciplines: social sciences

Periodical   Mediterranean Social Sciences Review


Institute name: Foundation for International Studies, Future Generations Programme
Synonyms and acronyms: Fondation d'Etudes Internationales, Programme pour les Générations Futures
Address: University of Malta, Old University Building, St. Paul Street, Valletta VLT 07, MALTA, Tel: (356-21) 234121. Fax: (356-21) 230551.
E-mail:
fgp@mail.link.net.mt
Internet:
http://home.um.edu.mt/fgp
Present head: Rev.Dr E. Agius (Coordinator)
Type of organization: non-profit
Rel. with int. agencies: UNESCO
Type of HR activities: research; documentation/information; conference-organization; publication
Type of publications: journal; conference proceedings
Orientation/Main field: Concerned with human rights and intergenerational solidarity in order to raise the awareness of present generations in regard to their responsabilities towards future generations


Institute name: University of Malta, Mediterranean Academy of Diplomatic Studies
Address: Msida, MSD 06, MALTA, Tel: (356) 23402821. Fax: (356) 21483091.
E-mail:
academy@diplomacy.edu
Internet:
http://medac.diplomacy.edu/
Present head: Prof. F. Meier (Coordinator)
Type of HR activities: research; training; conference-organization
Orientation/Main field: Devoted to diplomacy with a focus on Mediterranean issues. Also provides training in human rights
Name of course(s): Human Rights Summer Training
Subjects taught: international standard setting instruments: universal and regional instruments; verification and control procedures for human rights: United Nations and its specialized agencies, regional level bodies; development, democracy and governance; international humanitarian law




PORTUGAL

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Institute name: Instituto de Estudos Estratégicos e Internacionais
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): IEEI
Official address: Largo de Sao Sebastiao 8, Paço do Lumiar, 1600-762 Lisbon, PORTUGAL, Tel: (351-21) 757-2701.
E-mail: ieei@ieei.pt
Internet:
http://www.ieei.pt
Orientation/Main field(s): Fields of interest include regional integration, democracy and human rights, security and defence, peace, conflict resolution and international cooperation
Periodical(s): O Mundo em Português, 12 p.a. (in Portuguese; also available online);
Estratégia, 2 p.a. (also available online)



SERVIA AND MONTENEGRO

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Institute name: Institut za Medjunarodnu Politiku i Privredu
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): Institute of International Politics and Economics; IIPE; Institut de Politique et d'Economie Internationales
Official address: Makedonska 25, 11000 Belgrade, SERBIA AND MONTENEGRO, Tel: (381-11) 3373-633. Fax: (381-11) 3373-835.
E-mail: iipe@diplomacy.bg.ac.yu
Internet: http://www.diplomacy.bg.ac.yu
Present head(s): Prof.Dr V. Vekaric (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Fields of research include international relations with particular reference to peace, security problems and conflict resolution
Periodical(s): Medjunarodna Politika/Review of International Affairs, 4 p.a.;
Medjunarodni Problemi/International Problems, 4 p.a.;
Evropsko Zakonodavstvo (European Union Legislation), 2 p.a.
Senior staff involved: Dr A. Fatic
Dr V. Vukasovic


Institute name: Center for Strategic Studies
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): CSS
Official address: Makedonska 25, 11000 Belgrade, SERBIA AND MONTENEGRO, Tel: (381-11) 3226528. Fax: (381-11) 121222.
E-mail: amarcord@eunet.yu
Internet: http://www.geocities.com/CapitolHill/2890/
Present head(s): Dr V. Vekaric (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Research programme focuses on new international relations in the Balkans and conflict resolution with special emphasis on peace research and issues pertaining to the democratization process in the region
Periodical(s): International Relations, 2 p.a.(electronic journal, in Serbian)
Senior staff involved: Dr V. Vekaric



SLOVENIA

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Institute name: Mirovni Institut, Ljubljana
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): Peace Institute, Ljubljana
Official address: Metelkova 6, 1000 Ljubljana, SLOVENIA, Tel: (386-1) 234-7720.
Fax: (386-1) 234-7722.
E-mail: info@mirovni-institut.si
Internet: http://www.mirovni-institut.si/
Present head(s): Dr V. Jalusic (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Fields of research include the sociology of the military, peace, violence and conflict resolution, gender studies, contemporary political studies and cultural politics
Senior staff involved: Ms A. Cufer, Mr A. Milohnic, Ms M. Pajnik, Ms B. Petkovic, Dr A. Svab, Mr T. Trplan



SPAIN

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IPRA Reconciliation Commission

Juan Gutierrez
Peace Research and Conflict Transformation Center
Foru Plaze z/g, E-48300 Gernika-Lumo, Spain
Fax: +34 4 6256765


Institute name: Gernika Gogoratuz
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): GGG; Centro de Investigación por la Paz, Guernica; Peace Research Center, Guernica; Friedensforschungszentrum, Guernica; Bakearen Aldeko Aztertegia, Guernica
Official address: Artekale 1, 1 piso, 48300 Gernika-Lumo, Bizkaia, SPAIN, Tel: (34-94) 625 35 58. Fax: (34-94) 625 67 65.
E-mail:
gernikag@gernikagogoratuz.org
Internet:
http://www.gernikagogoratuz.org/
Present head(s): Mr M. A. Aranaz (President), Mr J. Gutiérrez (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Contributes to the build-up of a liberating and reconciliatory peace, both in Basque Country and worldwide
Subject(s) taught: conflict resolution
Working language(s): Spanish


Institute name: Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Càtedra UNESCO sobre la Pau i Drets Humans
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): Autonomous University of Barcelona, UNESCO Chair on Peace and Human Rights
Official address: Facultat de Ciències de l'Educació, Edifici G-6, 08193 Bellaterra (Barcelona), SPAIN, Tel: (34-93) 581-2414. Fax: (34-93) 581-3294.
E-mail:
unescopau@pangea.org
Internet:
http://www.pangea.org/unescopau
Present head(s): Prof. V. Fisas (Chairholder)
Orientation/Main field(s): Fields of interest include right to peace, negotiation and conflict resolution, arms control, prevention of conflicts and culture of peace, violence and human rights
Subject(s) taught: disarmament; conflict resolution; polemology; international conflict; international security; culture of peace; education for peace
Bulletin(s): Boletín de la Catédra UNESCO, 6 p.a. (also available online);
Boletín para el Control de Armas Ligeras/Bulletin to Control Small Arms, irr. (also available online)
Principal instructor(s): Prof. V. Fisas
Working language(s): Cultura de Paz y Gestión de Conflictos: Catalan; Diplomatura sobre Cultura de Paz: Spanish


Institute name: Centro Reina Sofía para el Estudio de la Violencia
Official address: c/Pintor López 7, 1-1, Valencia 46003, SPAIN, Tel: (34-96) 391 9764.
Fax: (34-96) 391 9752.
E-mail:
jose.sanmartin@gva.es
Internet:
http://www.gva.es/violencia
Present head(s): Mr J. Sanmartín (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Devoted to the study of violence in its various contexts, the family, school, sports, the mass media, and the groups against which it is directed, women, children, politicians and ethnic groups, in order to create the conditions for peace and tolerance in society


Institute name: Instituto Español de Estudios Estratégicos
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): IEEE
Official address: Ministerio de Defensa, Paseo de la Castellana, 109, 28071 Madrid, SPAIN, Tel: (34-91) 395 56 46. Fax: (34-91) 395 51 11.
E-mail:
ieee@oc.mde.es
Internet:
http://www.mde.es/mde/cultura/concie/concie2.htm
Parent organization: Dirección General de Política de Defensa (DIGENPOL)
Orientation/Main field(s): Mainly concerned with peace, security, strategy, and sociology of defence
Periodical(s): Cuadernos de Estrategia, irr. (also available online)


Institute name: Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Centre d'Estudis sobre la Pau i el Desarmement
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): Universidad Autónoma de Barcelona, Centro de Estudios sobre la Paz y el Desarme
Official address: Edificio B Despatx B3-115, 08193 Bellaterra/Barcelona, SPAIN, Tel: (34-93) 581.24.24. Fax: (34-93) 581.20.02.
E-mail:
ce-pau@uab.es
Internet:
http://www.uab.es/investigacio/cepd.htm
Present head(s): Dr E. Barbé Izuel (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Carries out research on international conflicts, peace, security and disarmament from the perspectives of international economy and international relations


Institute name: Asociación Española de Investigación para la Paz
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): AIPAZ
Official address: Facultad de Ciencias Políticas, Rector López Argüeta s/n, 18071 Granada, SPAIN, Tel: (34-958) 244142. Fax: (34-958) 244142.
E-mail:
aipaz@platon.ugr.es
Internet:
http://www.ugr.es/~eirene/aipaz.htm
Present head(s): Mr F. A. Muñoz (Secretary)
Orientation/Main field(s): Promotes and coordinates peace research in Spain
Bulletin(s): Boletín Informativo (online edition)


Institute name: Seminario de Investigación para la Paz
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): SIP; Zaragoza Seminar for Peace Research
Official address: c/o Centro Pignatelli, Paseo de la Constitución 6, 50008 Zaragoza, SPAIN, Tel: (34-976) 21-7217. Fax: (34-976) 23-0113.
E-mail:
sipp@seipaz.org
Internet:
http://www.pangea.org/spie/sipp/
Present head(s): Mr J. M. Alemany Briz (Director)
Parent organization: Centro Pignatelli; Gobierno de Aragón
Orientation/Main field(s): Covers all fields related to peace and human rights, especially culture of peace, gender and peace, conflict transformation and conflict resolution
Senior staff involved: Mr F. Abizanda ( Economics and Development),Mr J. M. Alemany (Director, Culture of Peace and Religions), Ms L. Alonso (Researcher, Africa South of the Sahara and Int'l Intervention), Mr J. L. Batalla, Mr A. Chueca (Researcher, Int'l Law and Human Rights), Mr P. Casado (Researcher, Military Law and Humanitarian Law), Mr J. de la Lastra (Military Sociology), Mr J. L. Gómez Puyuelo
Ms A. López, Ms C. Magallón (Researcher, Gender, Violence and Peace, Education for Peace), Mr J. Marcuello (Researcher, Development Cooperation), Ms R. Orús (Researcher, Conflict Mediation), Mr M. Ramírez (Researcher, Geostrategy and Geopolitics), Ms J. Remón, Ms C. Roldán (Researcher, Communication and Information)


Institute name: Centro de Investigación para la Paz
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): CIP; The Peace Research Center
Official address: Duque de Sesto 40, 28009 Madrid, SPAIN, Tel: (34-91) 576-3299. Fax: (34-91) 577-4726.
E-mail:
fuhem@fuhem.es
Internet:
http://www.cip.fuhem.es/
Present head(s): Mr A. Martínez Gonzáles-Tablas (President)
Parent organization: Fundación Hogar del Empleado (FUHEM)
Orientation/Main field(s): Devoted to peace, education for peace and peace and development
Subject(s) taught: peace and development; international conflict; education for peace
Periodical(s): Anuario CIP, 1 p.a.;
Alternativas Sur;
Papeles de Cuestiones Internacionales, 4 p.a.
Working language(s): Spanish


Institute name: Universitat Jaume I, Centro Internacional Bancaja para la Paz y el Desarrollo, Càtedra UNESCO de Filosofía para la Paz
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): CIBPD; University Jaume I, Bancaja International Center for Peace and Development, UNESCO Chair of Philosophy for Peace; Université Jaume I, Centre International Bancaja pour la Paix et le Développement, Chaire UNESCO de Philosophie pour la Paix
Official address: Fundación Caja Castellón, c/Enmedio 82, 12001 Castellón, SPAIN, Tel: (34-964) 230212. Fax: (34-964) 230212.
E-mail:
epd@uji.es
Internet:
http://www.epd.uji.es/
Present head(s): Dr V. Martínez Guzmán (Chairholder)
Orientation/Main field(s): Seeks to foster a culture of peace and dialogue between civilizations. Promotes research in peace, peace and development in developing countries
Subject(s) taught: peace research: peaceful coexistence, conflict resolution, role of the international organizations, nonviolence, peace and development; polemology: international conflict, international security, regional conflict, terrorism; culture of peace: education for peace, intercultural education
Working language(s): English; Spanish; Catalan


Institute name: Fundació per la Pau
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): FpP
Official address: c/ Casp 31, 2n 1a A., 08010 Barcelona, SPAIN, Tel: (34-93) 302.51.29. Fax: (34-93) 301.75.62.
E-mail:
info@fundacioperlapau.org
Internet:
http://www.fundacioperlapau.org/
Present head(s): Mr J. Armadans (Director), Mr A. Banda (President)
Parent organization: International Peace Bureau
Orientation/Main field(s): Its purpose is to promote peace, human rights and arms control through education for peace and information activities and to make public opinion aware of the problems related to the death penalty and torture, nuclear perils, wars and conflicts, and armament industries
Subject(s) taught: peace research; disarmament; polemology; war; international conflict; culture of peace; education for peace
Periodical(s): Annuari de la Fundació per la Pau, 1 p.a.
Bulletin(s): Butlletí, 6 p.a.
Working language(s): Catalan


Institute name: International Sociological Association
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): ISA; Association Internationale de Sociologie; AIS; Asociación Internacional de Sociología
Official address: Facultad de Ciencias Políticas y Sociología2Universidad Complutense, 28223 Madrid, SPAIN, Tel: (34-91) 352.76.50. Fax: (34-91) 352.49.45.
E-mail:
isa@sis.ucm.es
Internet:
http://www.ucm.es/info/isa
Present head(s): Dr P. Sztompa (President), Ms I. Barlinska (Executive Secretary)
Orientation/Main field(s): Includes research committees dealing with armed forces and conflict resolution, interethnic relations and ethnic conflict, peace, security, democracy and local conflict
Field(s) of research: sociology
Periodical(s): Current Sociology, 6 p.a. (also available online);
International Sociology, 4 p.a. (also available online)
Bulletin(s): Armed Forces and Conflict Resolution Research Committee Newsletter, (online);
Ethnic, Race and Minority Relations Research Committee Newsletter, (online)
Senior staff involved: Dr G. Caforio, Prof. N. Yuval-Davis


Institute name: Universidad de Granada, Instituto de la Paz y los Conflictos
Official address: Facultad de Ciencias Políticas y Sociología, C/ Rector López Argüeta, s/n, 18071 Granada, SPAIN, Tel: (34-958) 244 142.
Fax: (34-958) 248 974.
E-mail:
eirene@ugr.es
Internet:
http://www.ugr.es/~eirene
Present head(s): Prof.Dr M. López Martínez (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Research covers all fields related to peace, education for peace, conflict resolution and culture of peace
Subject(s) taught: conflict resolution; role of the international organizations; nonviolence; peace and development; war; international conflict; international security; methodological and epistemological aspects of peace research; causes of conflict and ecological crises
Periodical(s): Sympatheia: cuadernos de debate sobre la paz
Senior staff involved: Mr R. Sanz Oro
Working language(s): Spanish


Institute name: Sociedad de Estudios Internacionales
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): SEI
Official address: Hortaleza 104, 2 izda, 28004 Madrid, SPAIN, Tel: (34-91) 3084934. Fax: (34-91) 3083896.
E-mail:
sei@seimadrid.org
Internet:
http://www.seimadrid.org/
Present head(s): Mr F. de Salas López (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Undertakes research on conflict resolution and war, peace and disarmament, and international security, and peace and development
Subject(s) taught: peace research; peaceful coexistence; disarmament; conflict resolution; role of the international organizations; peace and development; international conflict; international security; education for peace
Senior staff involved: Mr F. de Salas López (Director and Specialist, Int'l Organizations, Disarmament), Mr A. Enseñat y Berea (Specialist, Conflict, Peace Processes), Mr J. L. Fernandez Florez (Specialist, War, UN, Cooperation), Mr J. Lopez Medel (Specialist, Education for Peace), Mr J. López-Solórzano Arquero
Working language(s): Spanish


Institute name: Paz y Cooperación
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): Peace and Cooperation
Official address: Meléndez Valdés, 68, 28015 Madrid, SPAIN, Tel: (34-91) 549-61-56. Fax: (34-91) 543-52-82.
E-mail:
pazycoop@eurosur.org
Internet:
http://www.peaceandcooperation.org/
Orientation/Main field(s): Devoted to peace, education for peace, international understanding, culture of peace and nonviolence


Institute name: Universitat Oberta de Catalunya, Campus for Peace
Official address: Av. Tilidabo, 39, 08035 Barcelona, SPAIN, Tel: (34) 93-2532300. Fax: (34) 93-4176495.
E-mail:
campusforpeace@campusforpeace.org
Internet:
http://www.campusforpeace.org/
Present head(s): Mr E. Vinyamata (Rector's Commissioner)
Orientation/Main field(s): Carries out research on peace, solidarity, human rights, humanitarian aid and sustainable development
Subject(s) taught: peace research: peaceful coexistence, conflict resolution, nonviolence, peace and development; polemology: international conflict; culture of peace: education for peace
Working language(s): Catalan; Spanish; English


Institute name: Universitat Oberta de Catalunya, Campus for Peace
Official address: Diputació, 219, 08011 Barcelona, SPAIN, Tel: (34) 93-2532300. Fax: (34) 93-4176495.
E-mail:
campuspeace@campusforpeace.org
Internet:
http://www.campusforpeace.org/
Present head(s): Ms H. Engelstad (Project Coordinator)
Mr I. Peña López (Manager)
Orientation/Main field(s): Promotes peace, solidarity, human rights, humanitarian aid and sustainable development
Bulletin(s): Campus for Peace Newsletter, (online)
Working language(s): Catalan; Spanish; English


Institute name: Universitat Ramon Llull, Centre Universitari de Recerques i Intervenció en Resolució de Conflictes "Pau i Treva"
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): Centre Pau i Treva
Official address: Enric Granados, 2, 08007 Barcelona, SPAIN, Tel: (34) 902410000. Fax: (34) 934549655.
E-mail:
pauitreva@icesb.url.es
Internet:
http://www.peretarres.org/formacio/pauitreva.html
Present head(s): Dr E. Vinyamata (Director)
Parent organization: Fundación Pere Tarres, Universitat Ramon Llull
Orientation/Main field(s): Devoted to social movements, peace and conflict resolution
Subject(s) taught: peace research: conflict resolution, nonviolence; culture of peace: education for peace
Bulletin(s): Butlletí, 4 p.a. (also available online)
Senior staff involved: Dr E. Vinyamata
Principal instructor(s): Dr M. Burguet, Mr S. Farré, Ms C. Pallas, Mr J. Palou
Ms I. Rognoni, Dr E. Vinyamata
Working language(s): Catalan; Spanish



THE FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC OF MACEDONIA

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Institute name: University Sts. Cyril and Methodius, Balkans Peace Studies Center
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): BPC
Official address: Faculty of Philosophy, POB 576, Bulevar Krste Misirkov b.b., 1000 Skopje, THE FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC OF MACEDONIA, Tel: (389-91) 118155. Fax: (389-91) 116370.
E-mail: megunarodna@ukim.edu.mk
Orientation/Main field(s): Conducts research on peace, culture of peace, tolerance, conflict resolution, and the role of mass media



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AUSTRIA

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Institute name: International Institute for Peace
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): IIP; Internationales Institut für den Frieden; Institut International pour la Paix
Official address: Möllwaldplatz 5/2, A-1040 Vienna, AUSTRIA, Tel: (43-1) 504.64.37. Fax: (43-1) 505.32.36.
E-mail:
iip@aon.at
Internet:
http://www.iip.at
Present head(s): Mr E. Lanc (President), Mr P. R. Stania (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Aims to contribute to strengthening and maintaining peace by its activity in the scientific field, and serves as a center for the organization and implementation of international research projects. Main lines of research include: prevention of the outbreak of violence in intra-state conflicts, regional arrangements within the system of peace and international security, sustainable security and the role of the international organizations
Field(s) of research: social sciences; political science; economics; history
Periodical(s): Peace and Security, 4 p.a. (also available online)


Institute name: Universitätszentrum für Friedensforschung
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): UZF; University Center for Peace Research; Centre Universitaire de Recherches sur la Paix
Official address: Institut für Philosophie, NIG - 3. Stock, Universitätsstrasse 7, A-1010 Vienna, AUSTRIA, Tel: (43-1) 4277-28201. Fax: (43-1) 4277-47493.
E-mail:
erwin.bader@univie.ac.at
Internet:
http://frieden.univie.ac.at/
Present head(s): Prof.Dr N. Leser (President), Prof. E. Bader (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Aims at promoting studies and discussions of the ways of advancing peace and international understanding in the area of European security structure
Periodical(s): Wiener Blätter zur Friedensforschung, 4 p.a.


Institute name: Europäisches Universitätszentrum für Friedensstudien
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): EPU; European University Center for Peace Studies
Official address: Rochusplatz 1, A-7461 Stadtschlaining, AUSTRIA, Tel: (43-3355) 2498. Fax: (43-3355) 2381.
E-mail:
epu@epu.ac.at
Internet:
http://www.aspr.ac.at/welcome.htm
Present head(s): Dr G. Mader (President)
Orientation/Main field(s): Promotes peacebuilding, peaceful coexistence, and peacemaking
Subject(s) taught: peace research; peaceful coexistence; disarmament; conflict resolution; role of the international organizations; nonviolence; peace and development; democracy; polemology; war; international conflict; international security; regional conflict
Periodical(s): Peaceful Arguments
Working language(s): English


Institute name: Oesterreichisches Studienzentrum für Frieden und Konfliktlösung
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): OSFK; Austrian Study Center for Peace and Conflict Resolution; ASPR
Official address: Rochusplatz 1, A-7461 Stadtschlaining-Burg, AUSTRIA, Tel: (43-3355) 2498. Fax: (43-3355) 2662.
E-mail:
aspr@aspr.ac.at
Internet:
http://www.aspr.ac.at/aspr.htm
Present head(s): Dr G. Mader (President)
Orientation/Main field(s): Research focuses on European peace politics, peaceful coexistence and peace building, education for peace and peace movement, NGOs and social movements, and conflict resolution
Subject(s) taught: peaceful coexistence; conflict resolution; role of the international organizations; nonviolence; peace and development; democracy and peace; polemology; war; international conflict; international security; regional conflict; terrorism; culture of peace; education for peace
Periodical(s): Dialog: Beiträge zur Friedensforschung
Bulletin(s): Friedens-Forum, 6 p.a.;
Friedensbericht
Senior staff involved: Mr W. Graf (Co-ordinator for ASPR Research Projects), Mr G. Mader (President and Project Director, European Peace Policies for the Future), Ms G. Kramer (Director, Int'l Civilian Peacekeeping and Peace Building Programme)
Working language(s): English



BELGIUM

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IPRA Conflict Resolution and Peace-Building Commission

Luc Reychler
University of Leuven
Van Evenstraat 2b, B3000, Leuven, Belgium
Phone: +32 16 323257
Fax: +32 16 323253
E-mail:
Luc.Reychler@soc.kuleuven.be

Institute name: Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Afdeling Internationale Betrekkingen, Centrum voor Vredesonderzock en Strategische Studies
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): Catholic University of Leuven, Division for International Relations, Center for Peace Research and Strategic Studies; CPRS
Official address: Dept.
Politieke Wetenschappen, E. Van Evenstraat 2B, B-3000 Leuven, BELGIUM, Tel: (32-16) 323250. Fax: (32-16) 323088.
E-mail:
luc.reychler@soc.kuleuven.ac.be
Internet:
http://www.kuleuven.ac.be/facdep/social/pol/cvo/cvo.htm
Present head(s): Prof.Dr L. Reychler (Director)
Parent organization: Faculteit Sociale Wetenschappen, Departement Politieke Wetenschaffen, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven
Orientation/Main field(s): Analyses security, defence thinking, peace and conflict prevention
Field(s) of research: political science
Senior staff involved: Ms L. Beuls (Researcher, Cost and Profits of Conflicts, Culture as Software of International Relations), Mr J. de la Haye (Researcher, Genocide, Bosnia-Herzegovina), Prof. Dr L. Reychler (Director and Specialist, European Security, Peace Building and Conflict Transformation, Conflict Impact Assessment), Mr T. Sauer (Researcher, Nuclear Proliferation), Mr A. Stellamans (Researcher, Peace Architecture)
Mr N. Vertongen (Researcher, Security in the Baltic), Dr M.C.P. Morales (Researcher, Peace, Sustainable Development and Solidarity)


IPRA Nonviolence Commission

Pat Patfoort
Torredreef 8, Maldegem-Kleit 9990, Belgium
Phone/Fax: +32.50.71 24 58
E-mail:
sk000035@online.be


Institute name: Centre de Sociologie Politique, Institut de Sociologie de l'Université Libre de Brussels
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): CSP
Official address: CP124, Avenue F.D. Roosevelt 50, 1050 Brussels, BELGIUM, Tel: (32-2) 650.40.65.
Fax: (32-2) 650.35.21.
E-mail:
bmarques@ulb.ac.be
Internet:
http://www.ulb.ac.be/rech/inventaire/unites/ULB414.html
Present head(s): Dr B. Marques-Pereira (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Concerned with the sociology of international conflict, war, defence, peace, including studies in political psychology, political behaviour, group behaviour and womens participation
Field(s) of research: sociology; political science
Senior staff involved: Mr A. Carrier, Ms C. Gigante, Ms F. Raes


Institute name: Pax Christi International
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): International Catholic Movement for Peace; Mouvement International Catholique pour la Paix
Official address: International Secretariat, Rue du Vieux Marché aux Grains 21, (Oude Graanmarkt 21), B-1000 Brussels, BELGIUM, Tel: (32-2) 502.55.50. Fax: (32-2) 502.46.26.
E-mail:
hello@paxchristi.net
Internet:
http://www.paxchristi.net
Present head(s): Mr M. Sabbah (President)
Orientation/Main field(s): Deals with peace, security, arms control, demilitarization, nonviolence, human rights, rights of peoples, religion, environmental protection, East-West relations, North South relations and education for peace and carries out its projects through its 23 national sections
Field(s) of research: sociology
Bulletin(s): Newsletter, 12 p.a. (also available online);
Courrier, (also available online)


Institute name: Free University of Brussels, Centre for Peace and Security Studies
Official address: Pleinlaan 2, B-1050 Brussels, BELGIUM, Tel: (32-2) 629.2025. Fax: (32-2) 629.2278.
E-mail:
Gustaaf.Geeraerts@vub.ac.be
Present head(s): Prof.Dr G. Geeraerts (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Research is focused on polemology and theory of international relations. Concerned with the definitions of peace and war, social defence theory, disarmament and chemical weapons


Institute name: International Peace Information Service
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): IPIS; Service International d'Information pour la Paix; Internationale Vredesinformatiedienst
Official address: Italiëlei 98A, B-2000 Antwerp, BELGIUM, Tel: (32-3) 225.00.22. Fax: (32-3) 231.01.51.
E-mail:
ipis@skynet.be
Internet:
http://users.skynet.be/ipis/
Present head(s): Prof.Dr M. Bossuyt (Chairman), Mr J. Peleman (Executive Manager)
Orientation/Main field(s): The IPIS collection equally covers peace, aspects of international economic development, human rights, and the political transitions in the Third World and in the former Soviet Union and Eastern Europe
Bulletin(s): IPIS Informatief, 4 p.a. (also available online)


Institute name: Université de Paix
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): University of Peace
Official address: Boulevard du Nord 4, B-5000 Namur, BELGIUM, Tel: (32-81) 55.41.40. Fax: (32-81) 23.18.82.
E-mail:
universite.de.paix@skynet.be
Internet:
http://www.universitedepaix.org/
Present head(s): Ms M. Jacquet (Secretary-General)
Orientation/Main field(s): A University devoted to peace, education for peace and intercultural education
Subject(s) taught: conflict resolution; nonviolence; education for peace; conflict negotiation
Periodical(s): Université de Paix, 4 p.a.
Senior staff involved: Ms J. Artus, Ms J. Duelz, Mr V.-P. Hacken, Ms S. Leonard, Ms L. Mottiaux, Ms A. Sassoye, Ms C. Struelens
Working language(s): French; English


Institute name: Centre for European Policy Studies
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): CEPS
Official address: Place du Congrès 1, 1000 Brussels, BELGIUM, Tel: (32-2) 229-3911. Fax: (32-2) 219-4151.
E-mail:
info@ceps.be
Internet:
http://www.ceps.be/index.php
Present head(s): Mr D. Gros (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Policy research institute concerned with peace, international security and the role of Europe in the world
Bulletin(s): CEPS News, 12 p.a. (also available online)
Senior staff involved: Ms J. Apap, Mr B. Crum, Mr M. Emerson, Mr M. Houben, Ms N. Tocci, Mr M. Vahl


Institute name: Groupe de Recherche et d'Information sur la Paix et la Sécurité
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): GRIP; Group for Research and Information on Peace and Security
Official address: rue Van Hoorde 33, B-1030 Brussels, BELGIUM, Tel: (32-2) 241.84.20. Fax: (32-2) 245.19.33.
E-mail:
admi@grip.org
Internet:
http://www.grip.org/
Present head(s): Mr B. Adam (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Research in peace focuses on three main areas: prevention of conflicts and arms control; Europe and international security; economics of armament and conversion of weapons industry
Field(s) of research: political science
Bulletin(s): Nouvelles du GRIP, Les, 4 p.a. (also available online)
Senior staff involved: Mr B. Adam (Director and Researcher, Arms Transfers, Conflict Prevention), Mr G. Berghezan (Researcher, Light Armament, Arms Trade), Mr A. Dumoulin (Researcher, Military Strategy, Security Institutions), Mr L. Mampaey (Researcher, Belgian Armament Industry, Environmental Manipulation for Military Purposes), Mr F. Nkundabagenzi (Arms Trade in Central Africa)


Institute name: Universiteit Centrum Antwerpen, Instituut voor Ontwikkelingsbeleid en -Beheer
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): RUCA, Instituut voor Ontwikkelingsbeleid en -Beheer; RUCA, Institute of Development Policy and Management; RUCA, Institut de Politique et de Gestion du Développement
Official address: Middelheimlaan 1, B-2020 Antwerp, BELGIUM, Tel: (32-3) 218.0660.
Fax: (32-3) 218.0650.
E-mail:
dev@ua.ac.be
Internet:
http://www.ruca.ua.ac.be/dev/
Present head(s): Prof.Dr D. van den Bulcke (President)
Orientation/Main field(s): Fields of research include economics, international trade and international relations
Subject(s) taught: peace research; polemology; weapons; conflict resolution; role of the international organizations; peace and development; democracy and peace; international conflict; international security; arms trade
Senior staff involved: Dr P. Nauwelaerts; Principal instructor(s): Dr P. Nauwelaerts
Working language(s): French; English


Institute name: Forum voor Vredesaktie
Official address: Patriottenstraat 27, 2600 Berchem, BELGIUM, Tel: (32-3) 281.68.39. Fax: (32-3) 281.68.79.
E-mail:
forum@vredesactie.be
Internet:
http://www.vredesactie.be/
Orientation/Main field(s): Promotes peace, peaceful coexistence, nonviolence, pacifism and education for peace
Bulletin(s): Magazine van het Forum voor Vredesaktie


Institute name: Centre d'Etudes de Défense
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): Defensie Studiecentrum; Defence Study Centre
Official address: Drève St.Anne 90, B-1020 Brussels, BELGIUM, Tel: (32-2) 474.4790. Fax: (32-2) 478.9778.
Present head(s): Mr L. Coelmont (Director)
Parent organization: Ministère de la Défense Nationale, Institut Royal Supérieur de Défense
Orientation/Main field(s): Concerned with peace, defence and security
Periodical(s): Security and Strategy/Sécurité et Stratégie


Institute name: Groupe d'Etudes sur l'Ethnicité, le Racisme, les Migrations et l'Exclusion, Institut de Sociologie de l'Université Libre de Bruxelles
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): GERME
Official address: C.P. 124, Avenue F.D. Roosevelt, 50, B-1050 Brussels, BELGIUM, Tel: (32-2) 650.31.82.
Fax: (32-2) 650.46.59.
E-mail:
germe@ulb.ac.be
Internet:
http://www.ulb.ac.be/socio/germe/
Present head(s): Prof. A. Rea (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Carries ou research on peace, racial problems, racial discrimination, xenophobia, interethnic relations and economic and social integration of immigrants
Senior staff involved: Ms I. Adam, Ms N. Ben Mohamed, Mr M. Bietlot, Mr H.-O. Hubert, Ms E. Kuzma, Ms F. Scandella, Ms R. Soultanova


Institute name: Association of World Council of Churches related Development Organisations in Europe
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): APRODEV
Official address: 174 rue Joseph II, B-1000 Brussels, BELGIUM, Tel: (32-2) 2346840. Fax: (32-2) 2311413.
E-mail:
aprodev@aprodev.net
Internet:
http://www.aprodev.net/
Present head(s): Mr R. van Drimmelen (General Secretary)
Parent organization: World Council of Churches
Orientation/Main field(s): Aims to represent 15 European development aid agencies to the European Union and to strengthen peace and cooperation between its members
Bulletin(s): APRODEV Bulletin, irr.
Senior staff involved: Dr G. Lelli, Ms K. Sohet, Ms K. Ulmer (Gender Officer)


Institute name: Conflict Prevention Associates
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): CPA
Official address: Chaussée de Vleurgat, 159, B-1050 Brussels, BELGIUM, Tel: (32-2) 644.96.90. Fax: (32-2) 640.63.55.
E-mail:
info@cp-associates.org
Internet:
http://www.conflict-prevention-associates.org/
Present head(s): Mr L. van de Goor (President)
Ms C. Moyroud (Acting Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): As a network of academic institutions, NGOs and independent experts, the CPA undertakes activities in peace building, conflict prevention, conflict resolution, and crisis management. Formerly: Conflict Prevention Network
Bulletin(s): Newsletter


Institute name: European Centre for Common Ground
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): ECCG
Official address: Rue Belliard 205, bte 13, B-1040 Brussels, BELGIUM, Tel: (32-2) 736-7262. Fax: (32-2) 732-3033.
E-mail:
eccg@eccg.be
Internet:
http://www.eccg.be/
Present head(s): Mr J. Marks (President)
Ms S. Melone (Executive Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Conducts projects in peace, conflict resolution, mediation and cooperative action in areas of extreme tension or violence
Bulletin(s): Newsletter, 4 p.a. (also available online)


Institute name: International Security Information Service - Europe
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): ISIS-Europe
Official address: Rue Stévin 115, B-1000 Brussels, BELGIUM, Tel: (32-2) 230-7446. Fax: (32-2) 230-6113.
E-mail:
info@isis-europe.org
Internet:
http://www.isis-europe.org/
Present head(s): Ms C. Gourlay (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Devoted to peace, aims to improve the quality, range and transparency of defence and security issues discussed within and between the institutions with competencies in foreign policy and security policy in Brussels
Periodical(s): European Security Review, irr. (also available online)



FRANCE

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IPRA

Conflict Resolution and Peace-Building Commission

Abdelwahab Biad
Faculté de Droit, Université de Rouen
3, Avenue Pasteur, 76186 Rouen Cedex France
E-mail:
biad.abdelwahab@univ-rouen.fr


Institute name: Université de Nice Sophia Antipolis, Institut du Droit de la Paix et du Développement
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): Université de Nice, UFR du Droit de la Paix et du Développement; IDPD
Official address: 39 avenue Emile Henriot, 06050 Nice Cedex 1, FRANCE, Tel: (33-4) 92.15.71.99.
Fax: (33-4) 92.15.71.97.
E-mail:
balmond@unice.fr
Internet:
http://www.unice.fr
Present head(s): Prof. L. Balmond (Dean)
Orientation/Main field(s): Studies private international law, public international law and international relations. Research on peace and international security in relation to law of war and humanitarian law is carried out by the Centre d'Etudes et de Recherche sur la Défence et la Sécurité
Subject(s) taught: disarmament; conflict resolution; role of the international organizations; polemology; war; international conflict; international security; regional conflict; defence economics; international aspects of defence
Field(s) of research: law; political science
Bulletin(s): Lettre de l'IDPD, La
Senior staff involved: Prof. L. Balmond, Mr J. Basso, Mr J.-F. Lebeurre-Koenig, Principal instructor(s): Mr J. Basso, Mr J.-F. Lebeurre-Koenig
Working language(s): French


Institute name: Mouvement contre le Racisme et pour l'Amitié entre les Peuples
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): MRAP; Movement against Racism and for Friendship between Peoples
Official address: 43 bd Magenta, 75010 Paris, FRANCE, Tel: (33-1) 53.38.99.99. Fax: (33-1) 40.40.90.98.
E-mail:
mrap@mrap.asso.fr
Internet:
http://www.mrap.asso.fr
Present head(s): Mr M. Aounit (Secretary-General)
Orientation/Main field(s): Deals with human rights, racial discrimination and peace
Periodical(s): Différences, 12 p.a.;
Arc en Ciel, L', (online)


Institute name: Action Civile et Défense
Official address: La Tour, 45 Chemin de la Pérouse, 73800 Arbin, FRANCE, Tel: (33-4) 79.65.22.82.
Fax: (33-4) 79.65.22.11.
E-mail:
act.civ.def@wanadoo.fr
Present head(s): Mr J. Marichez (Director)
Parent organization: Collectif Dissuasion Civile
Orientation/Main field(s): The objective of the Association is to emphasize peace, nonviolence and the use of civil action and non-violent defence in international conflict resolution
Field(s) of research: political science
Periodical(s): Silence
Bulletin(s): Action Civile et Défense
Senior staff involved: Mr J. Marichez, Mr X. Olagne, Mr B. Reverdy


Institute name: Economistes contre la Course aux Armements
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): ECCAR
Official address: c/o Prof. J. Fontanel, Université Pierre Mendès France, Espace Europe, B.P. 47X, 38040 Grenoble Cedex 9, FRANCE, Tel: (33-4) 76.82.58.74. Fax: (33-4) 76.82.58.62.
Present head(s): Prof. J. Fontanel
Parent organization: ECAAR, USA
Orientation/Main field(s): Conducts research on peace, disarmament, economic war, military expenditures, nuclear weapons, globalization and armament


Institute name: Centre de Documentation et de Recherche sur la Paix et les Conflits
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): CDRPC
Official address: 187 montée de Choulans, 69005 Lyon, FRANCE, Tel: (33-4) 78.36.93.03.
Fax: (33-4) 78.36.36.83.
E-mail:
cdrpc@obsarm.org
Internet:
http://www.obsarm.org/
Present head(s): Mr P. Bouveret (President), Mr B. Barrillot (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Carries out research on nuclear weapons and experiments, defence, disarmament, peace, conflicts, and on the industry and transfer of weapons
Periodical(s): Damoclès, 4 p.a.
Bulletin(s): Lettre de l'Observatoire des Transferts d'Armements, La, 4 p.a.;
Lettre d'Info du CDRPC, irr.
(also available online)


Institute name: Centre d'Etudes sur les Conflits
Official address: 157 rue des Pyrénées, 75020 Paris, FRANCE, Tel: (33-1) 43.72.96.01.
Fax: (33-1) 43.72.96.01.
E-mail:
redaction@conflits.org
Internet:
http://www.conflits.org/presentation_new.php3
Orientation/Main field(s): Devoted to peace and conflict studies, social transformations and security management
Periodical(s): Cultures et Conflits, 4 p.a. (also available online)


Institute name: Centre de Philosophie de la Stratégie
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): CPS
Official address: 20 rue de Beaune, 75007 Paris, FRANCE, Tel: (33-1) 42.61.06.81.
Internet: http://www.stratisc.org/act/centre_de_philosophie_strat.htm
Present head(s): Prof.Dr J.-P. Charnay (President)
Parent organization: Institut de Stratégie Comparée (ISC)
Orientation/Main field(s): Carries out research on peace, conflict, strategy and culture of peace.
Formerly: Programme Stratégies et Paix


Institute name: Université Pierre Mendès France, Centre d'Etudes sur la Sécurité Internationale et les Coopérations Européennes
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): CESICE
Official address: BP 47, F-38040 Grenoble Cedex 9, FRANCE, Tel: (33-4) 76-82-58-72.
Fax: (33-4) 76-82-58-62.
E-mail:
J-P.Biays@upmf-grenoble.fr
Internet:
http://www.upmf-grenoble.fr/upmf/recherche/cesice.htm
Present head(s): Prof. J.-P. Biays (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Fields of concern include peace, disarmament, international security, international relations, conflict, arms control and defence. Formerly: Centre d'Etudes de Défense et de Sécurité Internationale, Université Pierre Mendès France, integrated with the Groupe de Recherches sur les Coopérations Régionales to form the CESICE
Subject(s) taught: peaceful coexistence; disarmament; conflict resolution; arms control; role of the international organizations; peace and development; international conflict; international security; regulation on the use of force; alliances
Field(s) of research: political science; law; economics
Working language(s): French


Institute name: Centre Interdisciplinaire de Recherche sur la Paix et d'Etudes Stratégiques
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): CIRPES
Official address: Maison des Sciences de l'Homme, 54 boulevard Raspail, 75006 Paris, FRANCE, Tel: (33-1) 49.54.23.71. Fax: (33-1) 49.54.26.79.
E-mail:
cirpes@ehess.fr
Internet:
http://www.ehess.fr/centres/cirpes/index.html
Present head(s): Prof.Dr A. Joxe (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Promotes research on peace, regional conflicts, security, strategies, disarmament, arms control and defence issues
Periodical(s): Débat Stratégique, Le, 6 p.a. (also available online)
Senior staff involved: Ms S. Bedar, Prof.Dr A. Brigot (Prof., Armament), Dr J. P. Hébert (Prof., Armament, Europe), Mr S. Makki


Institute name: Académie de la Paix et de la Sécurité Internationale
Official address: 10 avenue des Fleurs, 06000 Nice, FRANCE, Tel: (33-4) 93.97.03.77.
Fax: (33-4) 93.97.93.71.
E-mail:
academie.paix@wanadoo.fr
Present head(s): Mr J. Leprette (President)
Mr C. Nigoul (Secretary General)
Orientation/Main field(s): Aims to contribute to the prevention and resolution of international conflicts. Provides a forum for discussion and reflection on international relations, peace, conflict resolution and international security


Institute name: United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, Social and Human Sciences Sector, Division of Foresight, Philosophy and Human Sciences
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): UNESCO, SHS/FPH; Organisation des Nations Unies pour l'Education, la Science et la Culture, Secteur des Sciences Sociales et Humaines, Division de la Prospective, de la Philosophie et des Sciences Humaines
Official address: 1 rue Miollis, 75732 Paris Cedex 15, FRANCE, Tel: (33-1) 45.68.17.79.
Fax: (33-1) 45.68.55.60.
E-mail:
J.Binde@unesco.org
Internet:
http://www.unesco.org/shs
Present head(s): Mr J. Bindé (Director)
Parent organization: United Nations
Orientation/Main field(s): The specific competence in the field of peace research lies with the Division of Foresight, Philosophy and Human Sciences of the Social and Human Sciences Sector
Field(s) of research: social sciences; humanities
Senior staff involved: Ms M. Goucha


Institute name: Centre de Médiation et de Formation à la Médiation
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): CMFM
Official address: 24 rue Tournefort, 75005 Paris, FRANCE, Tel: (33-1) 47.07.57.15.
Fax: (33-1) 47.07.57.15.
E-mail:
cmfm@easynet.fr
Present head(s): Ms J. Morineau (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Promotes mediation as a means for peace, conflict resolution and education for peace
Subject(s) taught: culture of peace; education for peace; mediation; causes and transformation of conflicts
Bulletin(s): Feuille des Médiateurs, La
Senior staff involved: Ms J. Morineau
Working language(s): French; English


Institute name: Institut d'Etudes de Sécurité de l'Union Européenne
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): European Union Institute for Security Studies
Official address: 43 avenue du Président Wilson, 75775 Paris Cedex 16, FRANCE, Tel: (33-1) 56.89.19.30.
Fax: (33-1) 56.89.19.31.
E-mail:
institute@iss-eu.org
Internet:
http://www.iss-eu.org
Present head(s): Prof. N. Gnesotto (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Promotes European security and defence identity and foreign policy, especially relationships between Europe, Canada and the USA. Formerly: Western European Union, Institute for Security Studies
Subject(s) taught: conflict resolution; role of the international organizations; democracy and peace; international conflict; international security; regional conflict
Bulletin(s): Bulletin/Newsletter, 4 p.a. (also available online)
Senior staff involved: Dr J.-Y. Haine, Dr G. Lindström, Dr D. Lynch, Dr A. Missiroli, Dr M. Ortega, Dr B. Schmitt, Dr D. Triantaphyllou
Working language(s): French; English


Institute name: Institut de Recherche sur la Résolution Non-Violente des Conflits
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): IRNC
Official address: 14, rue des Meuniers, 93100 Montreuil, FRANCE, Tel: (33-1) 42.87.94.69.
E-mail: irnc@irnc.org
Internet:
http://www.irnc.org/
Present head(s): Mr F. Marchand (President)
Orientation/Main field(s): Devoted to research on non-violent defence, peace, conflict resolution and nonviolence
Field(s) of research: social sciences; political science; sociology; economics
Periodical(s): Alternatives Non-Violentes, 4 p.a.


Institute name: Citoyens, Défense et Paix
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): Centre Défense et Paix
Official address: 16 rue Jean Giono, 91000 Evry, FRANCE, Tel: (33-1) 64.97.83.46.
Fax: (33-1) 60.78.28.61.
Present head(s): Mr E. Sapin
Orientation/Main field(s): Documentation centre specializing in materials on education for peace and defence. Forthcoming training activities will mainly be organized for conscientious objectors and peace volunteers.
Formerly: Documentation Guerre et Paix
Bulletin(s): Défense et Paix


Institute name: Centre d'Etudes et de Recherches Internationales
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): CERI; Center for International Studies and Research
Official address: 56 rue Jacob, 75006 Paris, FRANCE, Tel: (33-1) 58.71.70.00.
Fax: (33-1) 58.71.70.90.
E-mail:
info@ceri-sciences-po.org
Internet:
http://www.ceri-sciences-po.org
Present head(s): Mr C. Jaffrelot (Director)
Parent organization: Fondation Nationale des Sciences Politiques
Orientation/Main field(s): Deals with comparative analysis of political systems, elections, political parties, political sociology, international relations, collective security, and political role of minorities in multiethnic societies, governance, globalization and forms of regional integration, democratization, migration, nationalism and cultural identities, peace, and new forms of conflicts
Field(s) of research: political science; history; economics; cultural anthropology
Periodical(s): Critique Internationale, 4 p.a.
Senior staff involved: Mr D. Bigo, Mr S. Cohen, Ms R. Fritsch-Bournazel, Mr P. Hassner, Mr G. Kepel, Mr R. Marchal, Ms B. Pouligny, Mr J. Semelin


Institute name: Institut Français des Relations Internationales
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): IFRI
Official address: 27 rue de la Procession, 75740 Paris Cedex 15, FRANCE, Tel: (33-1) 40.61.60.00. Fax: (33-1) 40.61.60.60.
E-mail:
accueil@ifri.org
Internet:
http://www.ifri.org
Present head(s): Prof. T. de Montbrial (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Carries out research on international relations, foreign policy, peace, arms control, disarmament, international security and regional conflicts
Periodical(s): Politique Etrangère, 4 p.a.
Senior staff involved: Mr J. Beltran, Mr F. Bozo, Ms M. Chartouni-Dubarry, Mr D. David, Mr E. Fougié, Mr F. Godement, Mr J. Klein, Ms M.-H. Labbé, Mr R. Leveau, Ms Mohsen-Finan, K., Mr D. Moïsi, Mr P. Moreau Defarges, Ms E. Mossé, Ms L. Nardon, Ms F. Nicolas, Mr G. Parmentier, Ms F. Sachwald, Ms R. Serra, Mr H. Stark, Ms A. Tiraspolsky


Institute name: International Social Science Council
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): ISSC; Conseil International des Sciences Sociales; CISS
Official address: 1 rue Miollis, 75732 Paris Cedex 15, FRANCE, Tel: (33-1) 45.68.25.58.
Fax: (33-1) 45.66.76.03.
E-mail:
issc@unesco.org
Internet:
http://www.unesco.org/ngo/issc
Present head(s): Prof.Dr L. Arizpe Schlosser (President), Dr A. Kazancigil (Secretary General)
Orientation/Main field(s): Promotes research in peace, facilitates access to information and contributes to training in the social and behavioural sciences
Bulletin(s): ISSC Newletter, 4 p.a. (also available online)


Institute name: Institut d'Etudes Politiques de Toulouse, Centre Morris Janowitz
Official address: 2 ter Rue des Puits Creusés, B.P. 898, 31685 Toulouse Cedex 6, FRANCE, Tel: (33-5) 61.11.02.83.
Fax: (33-5) 61.11.02.85.
E-mail:
cmj@univ-tlse1.fr
Internet:
http://www.univ-tlse1.fr/iep/Recherche/janowitz.htm
Present head(s): Prof. M. L. Martin (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Deals with peace, international security, conflict prevention, and conflict resolution
Periodical(s): Politique et Sécurité Internationales, 4 p.a.
Bulletin(s): Bulletin de Liaison
Senior staff involved: Prof. B. Boëne, Mr B. Labatut, Mr T. Lindemann, Prof. J.-P. Marichy


Institute name: Centre Mondial de la Paix, des Libertés et des Droits de l'Homme
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): World Centre for Peace, Freedom and Human Rights
Official address: Centre Européen Universitaire, 15 place Carnot, 54042 Nancy cedex, FRANCE, Tel: (33-3) 83.19.27.80. Fax: (33-3) 83.19.27.87.
E-mail:
mouton@droit-eco.univ-nancy2.fr
Internet:
http://www.art-ww1.com/fr/cmp/index.html
Present head(s): Mr J.-D. Mouton (Scientific Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Promotes education for peace through the teaching of history and interdisciplinary research on peace issues
Subject(s) taught: peace; fundamental freedoms; human rights; education for peace
Periodical(s): Cahiers de la Paix
Bulletin(s): Lettre du Centre Mondial de la Paix, des Libertés et des Droits de l'Homme, La
Senior staff involved: Mr G. Domange, Mr J.-D. Mouton
Principal instructor(s): Mr G. Domange
Working language(s): French



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IPRA Ecology and Peace Commission

Anabelle Houdret (Dipl.Pol.)
Institut für Entwicklung und Frieden (INEF) / Institute for Development and Peace
Geibelstr.
41, D-47057 Duisburg, Germany
Phone: (+49-203) 379-4424 (direct) / (+49-203) 379-4420 (Secretariat)
Fax: (+49-203) 379-4425
E-mail:
ahoudret@inef.uni-duisburg.de
URL:
http://inef.uni-duisburg.de


Institute name: Universität Duisburg, Institut für Entwicklung und Frieden
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): INEF; University of Duisburg, Institute for Development and Peace
Official address: Geibelstrasse 41, D-47057 Duisburg 1, GERMANY, Tel: (49-203) 3794420. Fax: (49-203) 3794425.
E-mail:
inef@uni-duisburg.de
Internet:
http://www.uni-duisburg.de/institute/INEF
Present head(s): Prof.Dr F. Nuscheler (Director), Dr D. Messner (Executive Director)
Parent organization: Stiftung Entwicklung und Frieden (SEF)/Foundation Development and Peace
Orientation/Main field(s): Undertakes research on the interrelationships between peace and development, global interdependencies linking peace, security, economy and ecology, and political action based on global responsibility
Senior staff involved: Dr J. Hippler (Specialist, Peace and Security), Dr D. Messner (Executive Director and Specialist, Global Governance), Prof. F. Nuscheler (Director and Specialist, Int'l Peace Studies), Mr V. Warkentin (Specialist, Security Policy)


IPRA Indigenous Peoples' Rights Commission

Dr. Regine Mehl
Executive Director / Leiterin
Peace Research Information Unit Bonn, PRIUB
Arbeitsstelle Friedensforschung Bonn (AFB)
Beethovenallee 4, D-53173 Bonn, Germany
Phone: +49 (0)228 35 60 32
Mobile: +49 (0)171 63 808 64
Fax: +49 (0)228 367 0 339
E-mail:
mehl@priub.org
URL:
http://www.priub.org/


Institute name: Arbeitsstelle Friedensforschung Bonn
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): AFB; Peace Research Information Unit Bonn; PRIUB; Centre d'Information des Recherches sur la Paix Bonn
Official address: Beethovenallee 4, D-53173 Bonn, GERMANY, Tel: (49-228) 356032. Fax: (49-228) 356050.
E-mail:
afb@bonn.iz-soz.de
Internet:
http://www.bonn.iz-soz.de/afb
Present head(s): Dr R. Mehl (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Provides information on peace, education for peace and international conflict, especially East/West and North South relations. Maintains a database of national and international research institutions and researchers
Bulletin(s): AFB-Info, 2 p.a. (also available online; in English and German)


IPRA Peace History Commission

Gunter Wernicke
Humboldt University, Abteilung I, Ref.
Beruf und Wissenschaft
Unter den Linden 6, D-10099 Berlin, Germany
Phone: +49 2093 5391
Fax: +49 2093 5392
E-mail 1:
guenter.wernicke@rz.hu-berlin.de
E-mail 2:
barnmarwitz@t-online.de


Institute name: Deutsche Friedensgesellschaft-Vereinigte Kriegsdienstgegner/innen
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): DFG-VK; German Peace Society - United War Resisters
Official address: Schwanenstrasse 16, 42551 Velbert, GERMANY, Tel: (49-2051) 4217.
Fax: (49-2051) 4210.
E-mail:
info@dfg-vk.de
Internet:
http://www.dfg-vk.de
Parent organization: War Resisters International (WRI)
Orientation/Main field(s): Concerned with peace, international conflict, disarmament, conflict resolution and conscientious objection
Periodical(s): Zivilcourage, 6 p.a.
Bulletin(s): Brief an Euch, irr. (also available online)


Institute name: Eherhard-Karls Universität Tübingen, Institut für Politikwissenschaft, Abteilung internationale Beziehungen/Friedens- und Konfliktforschung
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): University of Tubingen, Institute of Political Science, Centre for International Relations/Peace and Conflict Studies
Official address: Melanchthonstr. 36, 72074 Tübingen, GERMANY, Tel: (49-7071) 2978372. Fax: (49-7071) 29-2417.
E-mail:
ifp.ircenter@uni-tuebingen.de
Internet:
http://www.uni-tuebingen.de/uni/spi/ab2menue.htm
Present head(s): Prof.Dr V. Rittberger (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Peace and conflict studies focus on peaceful conflict resolution, education for peace, disarmament and theory of international relations
Subject(s) taught: peace research; peaceful coexistence; disarmament; conflict resolution; arms control; role of the international organizations; peace and development; democracy and peace; war; international conflict; international security; regional conflict
Principal instructor(s): Prof.Dr V. Rittberger
Working language(s): German


Institute name: Berghof Forschungszentrum für konstrucktive Konfliktbearbeitung
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): Berghof Research Center for Constructive Conflict Management
Official address: Altensteinstrasse 48a, D-14195 Berlin, GERMANY, Tel: (49-30) 831-80 90. Fax: (49-30) 831-59 85.
E-mail:
info@berghof-center.org
Internet:
http://www.berghof-center.org
Present head(s): Dr N. Ropers (Director)
Parent organization: Berghof Foundation for Conflict Research
Orientation/Main field(s): Aims at identifying constructive procedures and models for dealing with ethnopolitical and socio-cultural conflicts in Europe. Analyses the conditions and characteristics of the long-term macro- and micro-social processes involved in creating peace and seeks to assess effectiveness of particular concepts and methods of intervention in current conflict resolution and the management of ethnic conflicts
Field(s) of research: political science; sociology; history; economics
Senior staff involved: Dr M. Fischer, Mr C. McCartney, Dr N. Ropers, Mr G. Scotto, Mr O. Wolleh


Institute name: Universität Hamburg, Institut für politische Wissenschaft, Forschungszentrum, Kriege, Rüstung und Entwicklung
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): Hamburg University, Institute for Political Science, Research Centre for Wars, Armament and Development
Official address: Allende Platz 1, D-20146 Hamburg, GERMANY, Tel: (49-40) 42838-3689. Fax: (49-40) 42838-2460.
E-mail:
akuf@sozialwiss.uni-hamburg.de
Internet:
http://www.sozialwiss.uni-hamburg.de/Ipw/Akuf/home.html
Present head(s): Prof.Dr K. J. Gantzel (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Carries out research on peace, environmental and regional conflicts, causes of war and arms control
Working language(s): English


Institute name: Universität Hamburg, Institut für Friedensforschung und Sicherheitspolitik
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): IFSH; Hamburg University, Institute for Peace Research and Security Policy
Official address: Falkenstein, 1, D-22587 Hamburg, GERMANY, Tel: (49-40) 8660770. Fax: (49-40) 8663615.
E-mail:
ifsh@rrz.uni-hamburg.de
Internet:
http://www.rrz.uni-hamburg.de/ifsh/welcome.htm
Present head(s): Prof.Dr D. S. Lutz (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Research concentrates on global political and security issues within the framework of peace research. Research programme includes European security, architecture, arms control and disarmament, Eastern Europe and CIS states, global governance, and OSCE
Field(s) of research: political science; sociology; economics; law
Periodical(s): Hamburg Contributions to Peace Research and Security Policy, (in German);
Hamburg Information for Peace Research and Security Policy, (in German);
Educational Information for Peace Research and Security Policy, (in German);
Hamburg Lectures on Peace Research and Security Policy, (in German);
Peace Opinions, 1 p.a. (in German)
Bulletin(s): IFSH-Aktuell
Senior staff involved: Dr H.-G. Ehrhart, Dr H. J. Giessmann, Prof.Dr D. S. Lutz, Dr E. Müller, Dr R. Mutz, Dr G. Neuneck


Institute name: Arbeitsgruppe Friedensforschung und Europäische Sicherheitspolitik
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): AFES-PRESS; Peace Research and European Security Studies
Official address: Alte Bergsteige 47, 74821 Mosbach, GERMANY, Tel: (49-6261) 1 29 12. Fax: (49-6261) 1 56 95.
E-mail:
afes@afes-press.de
Internet:
http://www.afes-press.de/
Present head(s): Dr H. G. Brauch (Chairman)
Orientation/Main field(s): Fields of interest include international energy and environmental policy, peace, international security and disarmament


Institute name: Hessische Stiftung für Friedens und Konfliktforschung
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): HSFK; Peace Research Institute Frankfurt; PRIF
Official address: Leimenrode 29, D-60322 Frankfurt-Main, GERMANY, Tel: (49-69) 9591040. Fax: (49-69) 558481.
E-mail:
info@hsfk.de
Internet:
http://www.hsfk.de
Present head(s): Dr H. Müller (Executive Director), Mr R. Grimm (Administrative Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Devoted to peace, arms control, disarmament, development, and democratization
Periodical(s): HSFK-StandPunkte, 6 p.a. (in German, also available online)


Institute name: Initiative für Frieden, Internationalen Ausgleich und Sicherheit
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): IFIAS; Initiative for Peace, International Reconciliation and Security
Official address: Oppelnerstrasse 130, 53119 Bonn, GERMANY, Tel: (49-228) 668-5214. Fax: (49-228) 668-5229.
Present head(s): Ms C. Wilhelm (President)
Orientation/Main field(s): Concerned with peace, arms control, international security, conflict resolution, human rights and civil society
Bulletin(s): Frieden, Abrüstung und Menschenrechte
Senior staff involved: Mr G. Greune (Adviser on European Policy)


Institute name: Stiftung Entwicklung und Frieden
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): SEF; Development and Peace Foundation
Official address: Gotenstrasse 153, D-53175 Bonn, GERMANY, Tel: (49-228) 959250. Fax: (49-228) 9592599.
E-mail:
sef@sef-bonn.org
Internet:
http://www.sef-bonn.org/
Present head(s): Dr B. Könitzer (Executive Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Its aim is to enhance public awareness of the interaction between global governance, sustainable development, peace and transformation in Central, Eastern, and South-Eastern Europe
Field(s) of research: political science
Bulletin(s): SEF News, 3/4 p.a.;
Global Trends, 2 p.a.


Institute name: Christian-Albrechts-Universität Kiel, Schleswig-Holsteinisches Institut für Friedenswissenschaften
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): SCHIFF; Christian-Albrechts University Kiel, Schleswig-Holstein Institute for Peace Research; SHIP
Official address: Kaiserstrasse 2, D-24143 Kiel, GERMANY, Tel: (49-431) 880-6330. Fax: (49-431) 880-6333.
E-mail:
schiff@schiff.uni-kiel.de
Internet:
http://www.schiff.uni-kiel.de/
Present head(s): Prof.Dr K. Potthoff (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Deals with conflict resolution, region building and conversion. Present research concentrates on cooperation prevention of violence and non-military treatment of conflicts, conversion and peace compatible trade and industry, environmental security and peace and development


Institute name: Deutsches Orient-Institut
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): DOI; German Institute of Middle East Studies
Official address: Neuer Jungfernstieg 21, 20354 Hamburg, GERMANY, Tel: (49-40) 42825-514. Fax: (49-40) 42825-509.
E-mail:
doihh@uni-hamburg.de
Internet:
http://www.doihh.de/
Present head(s): Prof.Dr U. Steinbach (Director)
Parent organization: Stiftung Deutsches Ubersee-Institut (DUI)
Orientation/Main field(s): Conducts research on the social and political developments with particular attention given to the democratization process, the emergence and course of local and regional conflicts, peace, economic and political international relations and transformation of political values especially human rights
Periodical(s): Orient, 4 p.a. (also available online);
DOI Focus, (also available online)


Institute name: Universität Münster, Institut für Sociologie, PeaCon
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): University of Münster, Institute for Sociology, Peace and Conflict Studies
Official address: Scharnhorststrasse 121, 48151 Münster, GERMANY, Tel: (49-251) 83.23.191. Fax: (49-251) 83.23.193.
E-mail:
hulsmab@uni-muenster.de
Internet:
http://www.uni-muenster.de/PeaCon
Orientation/Main field(s): Devoted to online research and communication exploring dimensions of peace and conflict
Senior staff involved: Dr B. Hülsmann, Prof.Dr H. J. Krysmanski, Dr N. Zurawski


Institute name: Universität Osnabrück, Projektverbund Friedens- und Konfliktforschung in Niedersachsen
Official address: Fachbereich Psychologie und Gesundheitswissenschaften, Seminarstrasse 20, 49069 Osnabrück, GERMANY, Tel: (49-541) 969-4803.
Fax: (49-541) 969-4763.
E-mail:
pfk.nds@uos.de
Internet:
http://www.pfk.uni-osnabrueck.de/
Present head(s): Prof.Dr G. Bierbrauer
Orientation/Main field(s): Deals with conflicts within countries: immigration, conflict behaviour, consequences of globalization, women and peace
Subject(s) taught: peace research; conflict resolution; role of the international organizations; culture of peace; education for peace
Working language(s): English


Institute name: Naturwissenschaftler Innen-Initiative, "Verantwortung für den Frieden- und Zukunftsfähigkeit"
Official address: Gutenbergstrasse 31, 44139 Dortmund, GERMANY, Tel: (49-231) 575202.
Fax: (49-231) 575210.
E-mail:
Hr.Schulz@gmx.net
Internet:
http://www.natwiss.de/
Present head(s): Mr M. Schultz (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Deals with peace and science
Periodical(s): Wissenschaft und Frieden, 4 p.a. (also available online)


Institute name: Technischen Universität Darmstadt, Interdisciplinäre Arbeitsgruppe Naturwissenschaft, Technik und Sicherheit
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): IANUS
Official address: Hochschulstrasse 4A, 64289 Darmstadt, GERMANY, Tel: (49-6151) 164368. Fax: (49-6151) 166039.
E-mail:
ianus@hrzpub.tu-darmstadt.de
Internet:
http://www.ianus.tu-darmstadt.de/ianus/welcome.tud
Present head(s): Dr W. Liebert
Orientation/Main field(s): Devoted to peace, arms control and nuclear system


Institute name: Forschungsverbung Naturwissenschaft Abrüsstung, und Internationale Sicherheit
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): FONAS; Research Association for Science, Disarmament, and International Security
Official address: Universität Hamburg, Institut für Friedensforschung und Sicherheitspolitik, Falkenstein 1, 22587 Hamburg, GERMANY, Tel: (49-40) 866 077-21. Fax: (49-40) 866 36 15.
E-mail:
fonas@mat.uni-hamburg.de
Internet:
http://www.fonas.org/
Present head(s): Dr G. Neuneck (Speaker)
Orientation/Main field(s): Its objective is to advance scientific work on questions of disarmament, international security and international peace using mathematical, scientific or technical methods, taking into account interdisciplinary relations
Bulletin(s): Newsletter, (also available online)


Institute name: Universität Hamburg, Arbeitsgruppe Naturwissenschaft und Internationale Sicherheit
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): University of Hamburg, Centre for Science and International Security; CENSIS
Official address: c/o Prof.Dr. Hartwig Spitzer, Institut für Experimentalphysik, Luruper Chaussee 149, D-22761 Hamburg, GERMANY, Tel: (49-40) 8998-2313. Fax: (49-40) 8998-3282.
E-mail:
hartwig.spitzer@desy.de
Internet:
http://kogs-www.informatik.uni-hamburg.de/PROJECTS/censis/
Present head(s): Prof.Dr H. Spitzer (Head)
Orientation/Main field(s): Research deals with the impact of technology race on the global military and environmental security and includes such themes as peace, conflict resolution, technological arms race, and preventive arms control
Subject(s) taught: peace research; disarmament; conflict resolution; polemology; international security
Senior staff involved: Prof.Dr J. Bienlein, Mr H. H. Cordes, Prof.Dr L. Dreschler-Fischer, Dr B. Ebbesen, Mr R. Franck, Dr M. Kollewe, Dr G. Meister, Prof.Dr C.-P. Ortlieb, Dr R. Wiemker
Principal instructor(s): Prof.Dr L. Dreschler-Fisher, Prof.Dr H. Spitzer
Working language(s): German


Institute name: Internationales Konversionszentrum Bonn
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): Bonn International Center for Conversion; BICC
Official address: An der Elisabethkirche 25, 53113 Bonn, GERMANY, Tel: (49-228) 911.960. Fax: (49-228) 241.215.
E-mail:
bicc@bicc.de
Internet:
http://www.bicc.de/
Present head(s): Dr H. Wulf (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Dedicated to promoting the processes whereby resources can be shifted away from defence to civilian users in order to contribute to disarmament, demilitarization, peace-building, and post-conflict rehabilitation
Periodical(s): BICC Yearbook: Conversion Survey, 1 p.a.
Bulletin(s): BICC Bulletin, 4 p.a. (also available online)
Senior staff involved: Dr M. Brzoska (Research Director, Arms Trade, Arms Production, Peace and Defense Economics), Dr S. Faltas (Project Leader, Armaments, Disarmament and Int'l Politics), Dr C. Hauswedell (Researcher, Peace and Conflict Studies), Mr K. Kingma (Project Leader, Implementation and Impact of Demobilization), Dr H. Wulf (Director and Specialist, Arms Trade, Arms Industry Conversion)


Institute name: Fränkisches Bildungswerk für Friedensarbeit
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): FBF
Official address: Hessestrasse 4, 90443 Nürnberg, GERMANY, Tel: (49-911) 288-500. Fax: (49-911) 288-514.
E-mail:
FBF.Nuernberg@t-online.de
Internet:
http://www.fbf-nuernberg.de/
Present head(s): Mr G. Wittmann (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Devoted to peace, a constructive approach of conflict resolution, and conflict management through communication, mediation, and bargaining


Institute name: Verein für Friedenspädagogik Tübingen e.V.
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): Association for Peace Education Tübingen
Official address: Correnstr.12, D-72076 Tübingen, GERMANY, Tel: (49-7071) 920510. Fax: (49-7071) 920511.
E-mail:
kontakt@friedenspaedagogik.de
Internet:
http://www.friedenspaedagogik.de/
Present head(s): Mr G. Gugel (Head)
Orientation/Main field(s): Promotes peace, education for peace, global learning, conflict resolution and tolerance
Subject(s) taught: culture of peace; education for peace
Bulletin(s): Global Lernen, 3 p.a. (also available online);
Rund Brief, 2 p.a. (also available online)
Working language(s): German


Institute name: Universität Bielefeld, Institut für interdisziplinäre Konflikt- und Gewaltforschung
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): IKG; Interdisciplinary Institute for Conflict and Violence Research, University of Bielefeld
Official address: Universitätsstrasse 25, 33615 Bielefeld, GERMANY, Tel: (49-521) 1063164. Fax: (49-521) 1066415.
E-mail:
ikg@uni-bielefeld.de
Internet:
http://www.uni-bielefeld.de/ikg/
Present head(s): Prof.Dr W. Heitmeyer (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Devoted to peace, conducts theoretical and empirical analyses of societal conflict and violence, giving particular attention to ethnic conflicts
Periodical(s): Journal für Konflikt- und Gewaltforschung (Journal of Conflict and Violence Research), 2 p.a.
Senior staff involved: Prof.Dr R. Dollase


Institute name: Bildungswerk UMBRUCH, Programmbereich 'Konstruktive Konfliktbearbeitung'
Official address: Scharnhorststr 6, 50733 Cologne, GERMANY, Tel: (49-221) 760-9914.
Fax: (49-221) 765-889.
E-mail:
Hallo@umbruch-bildungswerk.de
Internet:
http://www.umbruch-bildungswerk.de/
Orientation/Main field(s): Devoted to peace and education for peace. Formerly: Institution for Study of Nonviolent Social Change


Institute name: Stiftung Wissenschaft und Politik, Deutsches Institut für Internationale Politik und Sicherheit
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): SWP
Official address: Ludwigkirchplatz 3-4, 10719 Berlin, GERMANY, Tel: (49-30) 88007-0. Fax: (49-30) 88007-100.
E-mail:
swp@swp-berlin.org
Internet:
http://www.swp-berlin.org/
Present head(s): Dr C. Bertram (Director)
Mr U. Hartmann (President)
Orientation/Main field(s): Research is focused on peace, security and international relations and organized into nine groups: European integration; EU enlargement; Southeast Europe; European and Atlantic security; Americas; Russian Federation; Middle East and Africa; Asia; global issues


Institute name: Hochschule der Künste Berlin, Arbeits- und Dokumentationsstelle Friedenserziehung
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): ADF
Official address: Postfach 120544, D-10595 Berlin, GERMANY, Tel: (49-30) 3185-2088.
Fax: (49-30) 3185-2690.
Internet:
http://www.eugwiss.hdk-berlin.de/fak/aw/adf.html
Present head(s): Dr B. Reich (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Deals with the history of peace education, approaches and conceptions of education for peace, right-extremism and violence


Institute name: Freie Universität Berlin, Institut für internationale Politik und Regionalstudien, Arbeitsstelle transatlantische aussen-und Sicherheitspolitik
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): ATASP; Free University of Berlin, Center on Transatlantic Foreign and Security Policy Studies
Official address: Ihnestr.22, D-14195 Berlin, GERMANY, Tel: (49-30) 83855527. Fax: (49-30) 83854160.
E-mail:
atasp@zedat.fu-berlin.de
Internet:
http://userpage.fu-berlin.de/~atasp
Present head(s): Prof.Dr T. Risse (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Scientific expertise is concentrated on German foreign policy, American and European security, CSCE-process, peace, international crisis management and nuclear arms history
Subject(s) taught: theory of international relations; international security; arms control
Senior staff involved: Dr A. Liese, Dr J. Neyer, Dr I. Peters, Dr C. Ulbert
Working language(s): German


Institute name: Informationsstelle für Friedensarbeit
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): Information Bureau for Peace Work
Official address: Fichtenweg 1, D-53340 Meckenheim, GERMANY, Tel: (49-2225) 15995.
E-mail:
HP.Mortier-Infostelle@gmx.de
Present head(s): Mr H. P. Mortier (Head)
Orientation/Main field(s): Deals with the theory and methods of peace work


Institute name: Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Institut für Friedenssicherungsrecht und humanitäres Völkerrecht
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): IFHV; Ruhr-University Bochum, Institute for International Law of Peace and Armed Conflict
Official address: Universitätsstr. 150, D-44780 Bochum, GERMANY, Tel: (49-234) 3227366. Fax: (49-234) 3214208.
E-mail:
ifhv@ruhr-uni-bochum.de
Internet:
http://www.ruhr-uni-bochum.de/ifhv
Present head(s): Prof.Dr J. Wolf (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Devoted to humanitarian issues arising from armed conflicts and situations threatening peace. Carries out interdisciplinary projects taking into account the interconnection of international relations and the practice of international law of armed conflicts
Periodical(s): Humanitäres Völkerrecht-Informationsschriften, 4 p.a.
Bulletin(s): BO-Fax, (also available online)
Senior staff involved: Dr C. Churruca, Dr H. Fischer, Dr H.-J. Heintze, Dr H. Spieker


Institute name: Universität Konstanz, Projektgruppe Friedensforschung
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): University of Konstanz, Peace Research Group; Universidad de Constanza, Grupo de Investigación para la Paz
Official address: Fachbereich Psychologie, D-78457 Konstanz, GERMANY, Tel: (49-7531) 882-564. Fax: (49-7531) 882-899.
E-mail:
wilhelm.kempf@uni-konstanz.de
Internet:
http://www.uni-konstanz.de/FuF/wiwi/kempf/index.html
Present head(s): Prof.Dr W. Kempf (Head)
Orientation/Main field(s): Conducts research on conflicts, peace psychology, mediation and the mass media
Senior staff involved: Mr B. Bläsi, Ms S. Jaeger, Dr I. Kizilhan


Institute name: Kurve Wustrow Bildungs- und Begegnungsstätte für gewaltfreie Aktion e.V.
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): Centre for Education and Networking in Nonviolent Action, Kurve Wustrow
Official address: Kirchstrasse 14, 29462 Wustrow, GERMANY, Tel: (49) 5843.9871-0. Fax: (45) 5843.9871-11.
E-mail:
info@kurvewustrow.org
Internet:
http://www.kurvewustrow.org
Orientation/Main field(s): Research focuses on peace, nonviolence, peaceful coexistence and conflict resolution
Working language(s): German; English


Institute name: Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg, Institut für internationale Konfliktforschung
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): HIIK; Ruprecht-Karl Heidelberg University, Heidelberg Institute for International Conflict Research
Official address: Institut für Politische Wissenschaft, Marstallstrasse 6, 69117 Heidelberg, GERMANY, Tel: (49-6221) 542 872. Fax: (49-6221) 542 896.
E-mail:
info@hiik.de
Internet:
http://www.hiik.de
Present head(s): Prof.Dr F. Pfetsch (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Conducts research on peace, focusing on internal, international, non-violent and violent political conflicts since 1945
Periodical(s): Konfliktbarometer, 1 p.a.


Institute name: Arbeitsgemeinschaft für Friedens- und Konfliktforschung
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): AFK; German Association for Peace and Conflict Research
Official address: c/o Dr. Peter Schlotter, Hessische Stiftung Friedens- und Konfliktforschung, Leimenrode 29, D-60322 Frankfurt a.M., GERMANY, Tel: (49-69) 959104-35. Fax: (49-69) 558481.
E-mail:
schlotter@hsfk.de
Internet:
http://www.bicc.de/coop/afk/
Present head(s): Dr P. Schlotter (President)
Orientation/Main field(s): Promotes the scholarly exchange of peace researchers and stimulates interdisciplinary peace research
Periodical(s): Wissenschaft und Frieden, 4 p.a.
Bulletin(s): AFK Rundbrief, 2 p.a.


Institute name: Deutsche Gesellschaft für Auswärtige Politik e.V.
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): DGAP; German Council on Foreign Relations
Official address: Rauchstr. 17-18, D-10787 Berlin, GERMANY, Tel: (49-30) 254231-0. Fax: (49-30) 254231-16.
E-mail:
info@dgap.org
Internet:
http://www.dgap.org
Present head(s): Dr H.-D. Genscher (President), Mr L. B. Von Bredow (Executive Vice-President), Prof.Dr K. Kaiser (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Deals with peace, international relations and international security to encourage international understanding and peaceful coexistence
Periodical(s): Internationale Politik, 4 p.a.
Senior staff involved: Prof.Dr E. Häckel, Dr M. Koopmann, Dr B. May


Institute name: Fördergemeinschaft zur Gründung einer Friedensuniversität e.V.
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): Society of Founders of the International Peace University
Official address: Akazienstrasse 27, PO Box 62 04 09, 10794 Berlin 62, GERMANY, Tel: (49-30) 782-3077. Fax: (49-30) 782-3085.
E-mail:
peace-university@gmx.net
Internet:
http://www.peace-university.net
Present head(s): Ms M. Münch (Chairperson)
Orientation/Main field(s): Promotes education for peace and international understanding aiming at resolving conflicts through preventive diplomacy and global research. Develops transdisciplinary approaches and research programmes that can be integrated into innovative careers that meet today's world requirements
Subject(s) taught: peace research; peaceful coexistence; conflict resolution; peace and development; democracy and peace; culture of peace; education for peace
Working language(s): German; English


Institute name: Arbeitskreis Historische Friedensforschung
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): AHF; The German Working Group for Historical Peace Research
Official address: c/o Dr Jansen, Fritschestr. 50, 10627 Berlin, GERMANY, Tel: (49-30) 32766207.
E-mail:
christian.jansen-2@ruhr-uni-bochum.de
Present head(s): Dr C. Jansen (Head)
Orientation/Main field(s): Carries out historical research on peace, avoidance and containment of war and violence
Field(s) of research: history
Periodical(s): Jahrbuch für Historische Friedensforschung, 1 p.a.
Bulletin(s): Rundbrief, 2 p.a. (also available online)


Institute name: Komitee für ein Effectives Volkerstrafrecht E.V.
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): Committee for an Effective International Criminal Law; COEICL
Official address: P.O. Box 100626, D-78406 Constance, GERMANY,
E-mail:
info@coeicl.de
Internet:
http://www.coeicl.de
Orientation/Main field(s): Concentrated on peace, education for peace and academic support to NGOs on international criminal law


Institute name: Universität Magdeburg, UNESCO Lehrstuhl für Menschenrechtserziehung
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): University of Magdeburg, UNESCO Chair in Human Rights Education
Official address: Institut für Politikwissenschaft, Postfach 4120, D-39016 Magdeburg, GERMANY, Tel: (49-391) 6716585. Fax: (49-391) 6716575.
E-mail:
kpfritzsche@web.de
Internet:
http://www.menschenrechtserziehung.de/
Present head(s): Prof.Dr K.-P. Fritzsche (Chairholder)
Orientation/Main field(s): Devoted to peace



LIECHTENSTEIN

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Institute name: Liechtenstein-Institut
Address: Auf dem Kirchhügel, St. Luziweg 2, FL-9487 Bendern, LIECHTENSTEIN, Tel: (423) 373 30 22.
Fax: (423) 373 54 22.
E-mail:
admin@liechtenstein-institut.li
Internet:
http://www.liechtenstein-institut.li/
Present head(s): - Dr G. Meier (President)
Activities: research; training; publication


LUXEMBOURG

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Institute name: Centre Universitaire de Luxembourg
Address: 162 A, av. de la Faïencerie, L-1511 Luxembourg, LUXEMBOURG, Tel: (352) 46-664-41. Fax: (352) 46-664-4508.
E-mail:
lehners@cu.lu
Internet:
http://www.cu.lu/
Type of HR activities: training
Orientation/Main field: Provides research and training in human rights
Name of course(s): Human Rights and Democratization (European M.A.)
Subjects taught: protection of human rights; fundamental freedoms; civil and political rights; economic, social and cultural rights; democratization


NETHERLANDS

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Institute name: International Fellowship of Reconciliation
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): IFOR; Mouvement International de la Réconciliation; MIR; Internationaler Versöhnungsbund
Official address: Spoorstraat 38, 1815 BK Alkmaar, NETHERLANDS, Tel: (31-72) 5123014. Fax: (31-72) 5151102.
E-mail:
office@ifor.org
Internet:
http://www.ifor.org
Present head(s): Mr J. Sisson (President)
Orientation/Main field(s): Involved in research on peace, culture of peace and appropriate nonviolent methods of conflict resolution. Through its nonviolence education and training projects, examines training approaches for a variety of conflict situations and circumstances of injustice
Subject(s) taught: conflict resolution; role of the international organizations; nonviolence; democracy and peace; culture of peace; education for peace; non-violent conflict intervention; organizational development
Field(s) of research: social sciences
Periodical(s): RI (Reconciliation International), 6 p.a.;
Cross the Lines (from the Women Peacemakers Program), 3 p.a. (in English, Spanish and French);
Bangwe (Nonviolence Education in Africa), 3 p.a. (in English and French; also available online);
May 24th pack, International Women's Day of Peace and Disarmament, 1 p.a.
Bulletin(s): IFOR in Action
Working language(s): English; French


Institute name: Universiteit te Nijmegen, Centrum voor Internationaal Conflict-Analyse en -Management
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): CICAM; University of Nijmegen, Centre for International Conflict Analysis and Management
Official address: Thomas van Aquinostraat 1, P.O. Box 9108, 6500 HK Nijmegen, NETHERLANDS, Tel: (31-24) 3615687. Fax: (31-24) 3611839.
E-mail:
cicam@nsm.kun.nl
Internet:
http://www.kun.nl/cicam/
Present head(s): Dr H. W. Bomert (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Deals with peace, international relations, security, enemy images, violence, conflict research and education for peace. Formerly: Studiecentrum voor Vredesvraagstukken
Subject(s) taught: peace research; disarmament; conflict resolution; role of the international organizations; polemology; war; international conflict; international security; regional conflict
Periodical(s): Cahiers, 4 p.a.
Working language(s): English


Institute name: Bibliotheek van het Vredespaleis
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): Peace Palace Library; Bibliothèque du Palais de la Paix
Official address: Carnegieplein 2, NL-2517 KJ The Hague, NETHERLANDS, Tel: (31-70) 3024242. Fax: (31-70) 3024166.
E-mail:
peacelib@ppl.nl
Internet:
http://www.ppl.nl/
Present head(s): J. C. Schalekamp (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Collects data on international law, national and foreign law, diplomatic history, international relations and peace
Bulletin(s): Acquisitions, 4 p.a.


Institute name: European Centre for Conflict Prevention
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): ECCP; European Platform for Conflict Prevention and Transformation
Official address: P.O. Box 14069, 3508 SC Utrecht, NETHERLANDS, Tel: (31-30) 253-7528. Fax: (31-30) 253-7529.
E-mail:
euconflict@euconflict.org
Internet:
http://www.euconflict.org
Present head(s): Mr P. van Tongeren (Executive Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Devoted to peace, the Centre hosts the European Platform for Conflict Prevention and Transformation
Bulletin(s): Conflict Prevention Newsletter, 4 p.a. (also available online)
Senior staff involved: Mr P. van Tongeren


Institute name: International Union of Anthropological and Ethnological Sciences, Commission for the Anthropological and Ethnological Study of Peace
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): IUAES; Union Internationale des Sciences Anthropologiques et Ethnologiques; UISAE; Unión Internacional de Ciencias Antropológicas y Etnológicas; UNICAE
Official address: Office of the Secretary-General IUAES, Institute of Cultural and Social Studies, Leiden University, Wassenaarsemeg 52, P.O. Box 9555, 2300 RB Leiden, NETHERLANDS, Tel: (31-71) 5273992. Fax: (31-71) 5273619.
E-mail:
rar@syr.edu
Internet:
http://ruls01.fsw.leidenuniv.nl/~nas/06-11.htm
Present head(s): Dr P. J. M. Nas (Secretary General), Prof.Dr E. Sunderland (President), Dr R. A. Rubinstein (Commission Chairman)
Orientation/Main field(s): Develops international cooperation and carries out research in the field of peace and disarmament using an anthropological and ethnological approach. Holds an International Congress of Anthropological and Ethnological Sciences (ICAES) every five years
Field(s) of research: anthropology; ethnology; demography; biology
Bulletin(s): IUAES Newsletter, 3 p.a.;
Newsletter of the Commission on the Study of Peace


Institute name: Transnational Institute
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): TNI
Official address: Paulus Potterstraat 20, NL-1071 DA Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS, Tel: (31-20) 662.66.08. Fax: (31-20) 675.71.76.
E-mail:
tni@tni.org
Internet:
http://www.tni.org
Present head(s): Ms F. Dove (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Deals with militarism, conflict and peace
Field(s) of research: political science; economics; social welfare; history


Institute name: Nederlands Instituut voor Internationale Betrekkingen "Clingendael"
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): Netherlands Institute of International Relations "Clingendael"
Official address: Clingendael 7, Postbus 93080, 2509 AB The Hague, NETHERLANDS, Tel: (31-70) 3245384. Fax: (31-70) 3282002.
E-mail:
info@clingendael.nl
Internet:
http://www.clingendael.nl
Present head(s): Prof. A. van Staden (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Conducts research on four major themes: Dutch foreign and security policy; European integration; conflict and security issues; and functioning of international relations
Subject(s) taught: conflict resolution; role of the international organizations; peace and democracy; international security; regional conflict
Field(s) of research: political science
Periodical(s): Internationale Spectator, 11 p.a.
Bulletin(s): Clingendael Newsletter, The, (also available online)
Working language(s): Dutch


Institute name: Instituut voor Internationale Studiën, Rijksuniversiteit Leiden
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): IIS; Institute for International Studies, Leiden University
Official address: Wassenaarseweg 52, Postbus 9555, NL-2333 AK Leiden, NETHERLANDS, Tel: (31-71) 5273411. Fax: (31-71) 5273619.
Present head(s): Dr P. P. Everts (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Deals with international relations, history and foreign policy, peace, disarmament, arms control, security, arms production and trade


Institute name: Eindhoven University of Technology, Centre for Arms Control and Verification
Official address: Faculty of Technical Physics, P.O. Box 513, 5600 MB Eindhoven, NETHERLANDS, Tel: (31-40) 2473485. Fax: (31-40) 2447035.
E-mail:
h.j.v.d.graaf@phys.tue.nl
Present head(s): Brig.Gen. H. J. van der Graaf (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Aims to examine arms control, disarmament, international security, preventive diplomacy and peacekeeping issues
Senior staff involved: Mr J. Grin (Research Assoc., Disarmament and Int'l Security), Col. W. Huyssoon (Researcher, Peace Operations), Brig.Gen. H. J. van der Graaf (Director and Researcher, Disarmament and Int'l Security), Mr B. van der Syde (Researcher, Nuclear Disarmament)


Institute name: Utrecht University, UNESCO Chair in Education for Peace, Human Rights and Democracy
Official address: P.O. Box 80125, 3508 TC Utrecht, NETHERLANDS, Tel: (31-30) 253-5150. Fax: (31-30) 253-7745.
E-mail:
voorzitter@cvb.uu.nl
Present head(s): Dr J. G. H. Veldhuis (President)
Orientation/Main field(s): Devoted to the promotion of peace, human rights, and democracy



SWITZERLAND

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Institute name: Women's International League for Peace and Freedom
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): WILPF; Ligue Internationale de Femmes pour la Paix et la Liberté; LIFPL; Liga Internacional de Mujeres pro Paz y Libertad; LIMPL; Internationale Frauenliga für Frieden und Freiheit; IFFF
Official address: 1 rue de Varembé, CP 28, CH-1211 Geneva 20, SWITZERLAND, Tel: (41-22) 919.70.80. Fax: (41-22) 919.70.81.
E-mail:
wilpf@iprolink.ch
Internet:
http://www.wilpf.int.ch
Present head(s): Ms K. Ahooja Patel (President)
Ms D. Cave (Secretary-General)
Orientation/Main field(s): Carries out research on education for peace, human rights, conflict, peace, disarmament and women
Subject(s) taught: peace research; peaceful coexistence; disarmament; conflict resolution; arms control; role of the international organizations; nonviolence; peace and development; democracy and peace; international security; war; regional conflict; culture of peace; education for peace
Field(s) of research: social sciences
Bulletin(s): International Peace Update, irr. (also available online);
Pacific Vision, 2 p.a. (also available online);
Asia Pacific Newsletter, irr. (also available online)
Working language(s): English


Institute name: Inter-Parliamentary Union
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): IPU; Union interparlementaire
Official address: 5, chemin du Pommier, Case postale 330, CH-1218 Le Grand Saconnex/Geneva, SWITZERLAND, Tel: (41-22) 919.41.50. Fax: (41-22) 919.41.60.
E-mail:
postbox@mail.ipu.org
Internet:
http://www.ipu.org
Present head(s): Mr A. B. Johnsson (Secretary General)
Orientation/Main field(s): Works for international cooperation and peace among peoples and for the establishment of representative democracy. Holds regular meetings on disarmament, political negotiation for conflict resolution and security and cooperation in the Mediterranean
Field(s) of research: political science; law
Bulletin(s): World of Parliaments, The/Monde des Parlements, Le, 4 p.a.;
Chronicle of Parliamentary Elections/Chronique des Elections Parlementaires, 1 p.a.;
Summary Records of the Inter-Parliamentary Conferences/Comptes Rendus Analytiques des Conférences Interparlementaires, 2 p.a.;
World Directory of Parliaments/Répertoire Mondial des Parlements, 1 p.a.


Institute name: International Peace Bureau
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): IPB; Bureau International de la Paix
Official address: 41 rue de Zürich, CH-1201 Geneva, SWITZERLAND, Tel: (41-22) 731 64 29. Fax: (41-22) 738 94 19.
E-mail:
mailbox@ipb.org
Internet:
http://www.ipb.org/
Present head(s): Ms C. Weiss (President)
Orientation/Main field(s): Federation of peace organizations in the world concentrating on the evaluation and formulation of proposals for world disarmament, conflict resolution, education for peace, human rights, and women and peace
Bulletin(s): IPB News, 3 p.a. (also available online)


Institute name: Association Mondiale pour l'Ecole Instrument de Paix
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): EIP; World Association for the School as an Instrument of Peace; Asociación Mundial por la Escuela Instrumento de Paz; Weltvereinigung für die Schule als Instrument des Friedens; Associazione Mondiale per la Scuola Strumento di Pace
Official address: 5-7 rue du Simplon, CH-1207 Geneva, SWITZERLAND, Tel: (41-22) 735.24.22. Fax: (41-22) 735.06.53.
E-mail:
cifedhop@mail-box.ch
Internet:
http://www.eip-cifedhop.org
Present head(s): Ms M. Prindezis (Secretary General)
Orientation/Main field(s): Carries out research on the most effective means for human rights education and education for peace and peace awarness in schools and the establishment of a culture of peace
Field(s) of research: education; social sciences
Bulletin(s): Ecole et Paix, 1 p.a. (also available online);
Lettre de l'EIP, La, (also available online)


Institute name: Centre International de Formation à l'Enseignement des Droits de l'Homme et de la Paix
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): CIFEDHOP; International Training Centre on Human Rights and Peace Teaching; Centro Internacional de Formación para la Enseñanza de los Derechos Humanos y la Paz
Official address: 5 rue du Simplon, CH-1207 Geneva, SWITZERLAND, Tel: (41-22) 735-24-22. Fax: (41-22) 735-06-53.
E-mail:
cifedhop@mail-box.ch
Internet:
http://www.eip-cifedhop.org/formation/cifedhop1.html
Present head(s): Mr G. O. Segond (President)
Ms M. Prindezis (Director)
Parent organization: Association Mondiale pour l'Ecole Instrument de la Paix
Orientation/Main field(s): Concerned with all areas of peace, and education for peace
Subject(s) taught: role of the international organizations; peace and development; conflict resolution; human rights; democracy; education for peace
Working language(s): French; English


Institute name: Schweizerisches ökumenisches Friedensprogramm
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): S™F; Programme Oecuménique Suisse pour la Paix; POSP
Official address: SOF Secretariat, Postfach 11, 5015 Niedererlinsbach, SWITZERLAND, Tel: (41-62) 844 39 07. Fax: (41-62) 844 39 07.
E-mail:
rgeiser@access.ch
Present head(s): Mr R. Geiser (Secretary)
Orientation/Main field(s): Activities deal with peace, culture of peace, and education for peace


Institute name: Interdisziplinäre Grundlagenforschung über Ursachen gewaltsamer Konflikte
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): Institute for Interdisciplinary Basic Analysis on Causes of Violent Conflicts
Official address: IAC, P.O. Box 259, 7007 Chur, SWITZERLAND, Tel: (41-81) 252 25 85.
E-mail:
creuss@bluewin.ch
Present head(s): Mr J. Reuss (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Conducts research on peace, the historical causes of war, psychological aspects of conflicts and ethnic conflicts


Institute name: United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): UNIDIR; Institut des Nations Unies pour la Recherche sur le Désarmement
Official address: Palais des Nations, CH-1211 Geneva 10, SWITZERLAND, Tel: (41-22) 917 4263. Fax: (41-22) 917 0176.
E-mail:
unidir@unog.ch
Internet:
http://www.unog.ch/unidir
Present head(s): Dr P. Lewis (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Carries out research for the purpose of assisting ongoing disarmament negotiations in the field of arms control limitation, stimulating new initiatives for new negotiations and to facilitate the access to existing information, studies and research on problems relating to peace, international security, the armaments race and disarmament. Present fields of research focus on non-proliferation, the evolution of collective security within the context of the United Nations, and regional security and confidence-building
Subject(s) taught: polemology: international security, regional conflict
Field(s) of research: political science; law
Bulletin(s): Disarmament Forum, 4 p.a.
Senior staff involved: Mr A. Ayissi (Project Manager, Peace-Building and Practical Disarmament in West Africa); Dr C. Carle; Dr P. Lewis
Mr R.-E. Poulton (Senior Researcher, Disarmament, Development and Conflict Prevention in West Africa)
Ms J. Seck (Research Programme Manager)
Ms S. Willett (Senior Researcher, Costs of Disarmament)
Working language(s): English


Institute name: Geneva International Peace Research Institute
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): GIPRI; Fondation GIPRI; Institut International de Recherches pour la Paix à Genève; Genfer internationales Friedensforschungsinstitut
Official address: La Voie-Creuse 16, 1202 Genève, SWITZERLAND, Tel: (41-22) 919 79 40. Fax: (41-22) 919 79 43.
E-mail:
gipri@gcsp.ch
Internet:
http://www.spn.ethz.ch/gipri/
Present head(s): Prof. J. P. Stroot (President)
Mr J. Goldblat (Vice-President)
Orientation/Main field(s): Aims to carry out peace research. Studies deal with disarmament, conflict resolution, energy, security and technology
Subject(s) taught: peace research; peaceful coexistence; disarmament; conflict resolution; arms control; role of the international organizations; nonviolence; peace and development; international conflict; international security; international relations; impact of modern technologies on the world; weapons and proliferation; regional conflicts; nationalism, refugees, humanitarian law applied to armed conflicts; impact of armed conflicts on the environment
Working language(s): French


Institute name: Schweizerischer Friedensrat
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): SFR; Swiss Peace Council
Official address: Postfach 6386, 8023 Zurich, SWITZERLAND, Tel: (41-1) 242-9321. Fax: (41-1) 241-2926.
E-mail:
info@friedensrat.ch
Internet:
http://www.friedensrat.ch/
Orientation/Main field(s): Promotes peace in the world
Bulletin(s): Zeitschrift für Friedenspolitik, 6 p.a. (also available online)


Institute name: Forum für Friedenserziehung
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): IFOR-CH
Official address: Postfach 325, Magnihalden 14, 9004 St. Gallen, SWITZERLAND, Tel: (41-71) 244-1737. Fax: (41-71) 244-1737.
E-mail:
info@friedenserziehung.ch
Internet:
http://www.friedenserziehung.ch
Present head(s): Mr G. Schäfer (President)
Parent organization: International Fellowship of Reconciliation (IFOR)
Orientation/Main field(s): Promotes education for peace, empowerment of people for nonviolence and nonviolent active change
Subject(s) taught: conflict resolution; nonviolence; democracy and peace; education for peace; nonviolent change
Periodical(s): Nonviolenz, 2-3 p.a.
Senior staff involved: Mr U. Bachmann; Mr D. D'Albert; Mr W. Frei; Ms V. Thurneysen; Ms S. Waldburger
Working language(s): German


Institute name: Zentrum für Internationale Studien, Zürich
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): Center for International Studies, Zurich; CIS
Official address: ETH-Zentrum/SEI, 8092 Zurich, SWITZERLAND, Tel: (41-1) 632 79 68. Fax: (41-1) 632 19 41.
E-mail:
cispostmaster@sipo.gess.ethz.ch
Internet:
http://www.cis.ethz.ch
Present head(s): Prof. K. R. Spillman (Managing Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Research deal with security policy, conflict management, conflict resolution, peace, and international relations
Subject(s) taught: peace research; disarmament; conflict resolution; role of the international organizations; polemology; war; international conflict; international security; regional conflict
Bulletin(s): Bulletin zur schweizerischen Sicherheitspolitik/Bulletin on Swiss Security Policy, 1 p.a. (also available online)
Senior staff involved: Prof. T. Bernauer; Prof. J. Gabriel; Prof. A. Wenger
Working language(s): German


Institute name: Schweizerische Friedensstiftung, Institut für Konfliktlösung
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): Swiss Peace Foundation, Institute for Conflict Resolution; SPF; Fondation Suisse pour la Paix, Institut pour la Résolution de Conflits; Fondazione Svizzera per la Pace, Istituto per la Risoluzione di Conflitti; FSP
Official address: Gerechtigkeitsgasse 12, P.O. Box 517, CH-3000 Bern 8, SWITZERLAND, Tel: (41-31) 3102727. Fax: (41-31) 3102728.
E-mail:
spfinfo@swisspeace.unible.ch
Internet:
http://www.swisspeace.ch
Present head(s): Dr G. Baechler (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Conducts academic research and policywork in the field of peace, conflict prevention and conflict resolution
Field(s) of research: political science
Senior staff involved: Dr G. Baechler (Director and Specialist, Peace and Conflict Research)
Prof. P. Dubois (Researcher, European Security)
Dr L. Goetschel (Senior Research Analyst, European Security)
Ms M. Haartje (Researcher, Women and Peace)
Dr H. Krummenacher (Director, Early Recognition of Tension and Fact Finding Program)
Dr T. Paffenholz (Senior Research Analyst, Early Recognition of Tension and Fact Finding)
Dr S. Schmeidl (Senior Research Analyst, Early Recognition of Tension and Fact Finding)


Institute name: Institut Universitaire de Hautes Etudes Internationales, Section d'Histoire et Politique Internationales
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): IUHEI, HPI; The Graduate Institute of International Studies, International History and Politics Section
Official address: P.O. Box 36, 132 rue de Lausanne, CH-1211 Geneva 21, SWITZERLAND, Tel: (41-22) 908-5700. Fax: (41-22) 908-5710.
E-mail:
info@hei.unige.ch
Internet:
http://heiwww.unige.ch
Present head(s): Prof. P. Tschopp (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Fields of interest include international relations and peace in a broad historical perspective
Subject(s) taught: epistemology of history and historiography of international relations, causes of war, foreign policy in the 19th and 20th centuries; European integration; nationalism; cultural interactions in historical perspectives
Field(s) of research: political science; history
Periodical(s): Relations Internationales, 4 p.a.
Senior staff involved: Dr M.-R. Djalili
Working language(s): French; English


Institute name: United Nations Institute for Training and Research
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): UNITAR; Institut des Nations Unies pour la Formation et la Recherche
Official address: Palais des Nations, CH-1211 Geneva 10, SWITZERLAND, Tel: (41-22) 917-1234. Fax: (44-22) 917-8047.
E-mail:
info@unitar.org
Internet:
http://www.unitar.org
Present head(s): Dr M. A. Boisard (Executive Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Contributes to the maintenance of peace and security by carrying out specific research in the field and conducting training programmes in multilateral diplomacy, negotiations and conflict resolution
Subject(s) taught: conflict analysis; negotiation; mediation; early detection of disputes; international conflict prevention
Field(s) of research: social sciences
Senior staff involved: Ms C. Peck (Programme Coordinator, Peacemaking and Preventive Diplomacy)
Working language(s): English


Institute name: World Federation of United Nations Associations
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): WFUNA; Fédération Mondiale des Associations pour les Nations Unies; FMANU
Official address: Palais des Nations, CH-1211 Geneva 10, SWITZERLAND, Tel: (41-22) 917-3213. Fax: (41-22) 917-0185.
E-mail:
wfunany@wfuna.org
Internet:
http://www.wfuna.org/
Present head(s): Amb. D. Blinken (Secretary-General)
Orientation/Main field(s): Its purpose is to coordinate and further the activities of UN associations and cooperate with other international organizations whose objective includes support of the UN. Promotes peace, tolerance, international understanding and peaceful coexistence, security and disarmament
Bulletin(s): UN Connections, 24 p.a. (also available online)


Institute name: Forschungsstelle für Sicherheitspolitik und Konfliktanalyse
Synonym(s) and acronym(s): FSK; Center for Security Studies and Conflict Research; CSSCR
Official address: Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, ETH-Zentrum SEI, 8092 Zurich, SWITZERLAND, Tel: (41-1) 632.40.25. Fax: (41-1) 632-1941.
E-mail:
postmaster@sipo.gess.ethz.ch
Internet:
http://www.fsk.ethz.ch
Present head(s): Prof.Dr K. R. Spillman (Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Researching and teaching in the fields of peace, national and international security policy and conflict analysis including political, economic, social and environmental dimensions
Bulletin(s): Bulletin zur schweizerischen Sicherheitspolitik/Swiss Security Policy Bulletin, 1 p.a. (also available online)
Senior staff involved: Prof.Dr A. Wenger


Institute name: Femmes Africa Solidarité
Official address: 8 rue du Vieux-Billard, 1211 Geneva 11, SWITZERLAND, Tel: (41-22) 328-80-50.
Fax: (41-22) 328-80-52.
E-mail:
info@fasngo.org
Internet:
http://www.fasngo.org/FASsite/
Present head(s): Ms B. Diop (Executive Director)
Orientation/Main field(s): Promotes the role of women as a force for peace, conflict resolution and conflict management
Bulletin(s): FAS Advocacy News, 2 p.a.