Organization of the Uppsala Rotary Peace Center

Center Director: Erika Forsberg,
The director is the primary point of contact in all external relationships (including The Rotary Foundation (TRF), Rotary International (RI) and local Rotary districts/clubs); organizes academic activities/events; selects peace fellows; hosts visits to the center; collaborates with other peace centers; and provides academic advice to peace fellows.

Center Coordinator: Paulina Cruz,
The center coordinator is the peace fellows’ main contact person once they have arrived in Uppsala. She also handles all practical arrangements concerning center events and visits; informs fellows about AFEs; and maintains the center’s website, facebook page, and center email.

Master Programme Coordinator: Liana Lopes,
The master programme coordinator handles all matters related to the fellows’ application and admission to Uppsala University. She is also the TRF/RI contact for issues related to the fellows’ tuition fees, residence permits, insurance and housing via Housing Office/University; and any other issues pertaining to international students in general or master students in general.

Contact Information

For further information about the Uppsala Rotary Peace Center contact the Center Director Erika Forsberg and the Center Coordinator Paulina Cruz at

Notice to Applicants

Learn about the application process on the Peace Fellowships Application page or view this short video.

For further information on the application to the master programme in peace and conflict studies contact Master Programme Coordinator Liana Lopes at