Applications are currently open for interested candidates to become a 2016 women peace maker. A total of four women will be selected to participate in an eight week residency at joan B Kroc Institute for peace and justice located on the university of San Diego, California. Women peacemakers would work alongside peace Writers and a film team to produce personal stories through writing, audio recording and video.
Accepted applicants will deliver presentations on their work both at the insitute and in the San Diego community.They will have several opportunities to exchange ideas and explore several approaches to peacemaking and justice which will increase their ability and capacity for conflict resolution and peacebuilding efforts.
The cost of visa expenses, airfare, health insurance and stipend will be taken care of by the organizers of the conference.Successful applicants will receive aregular stipend to defray living expenses and incidentals.
Deadline: Apply by May 26, 2016.
–This conference is open only to women who are involved in either official or unofficial peace processes who may be working at grassroote, national or international level.
-Women who have been active in seeking efforts to secure peace through conflict resolution and civil society participation.
-Women leaders with 10 years of experience working in peace resoltuion or human rights efforts.
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