International Training on Dialogue and Mediation ITDM 2019


Photo: Kristin Blom

The third International Training on Dialogue and Mediation, jointly organized with the Dag Hammarskjöld Foundation in Uppsala, has been successfully completed!

The training was held in Uppsala June 5-15 and brought together 23 participants from Abkhazia, Armenia, Colombia, Democratic Republic of Congo, Ethiopia, Georgia, Guatemala, India, Iraqi Kurdistan, Yemen/Jordan, Lebanon, Liberia, Mexico, Myanmar, Nepal, Nigeria, South Africa/Zimbabwe and Uganda.

These women and men work with civil society, international organizations such as the United Nations and academic institutions to facilitate conflict resolution and peacebuilding in a varied set of contexts. The training has provided a learning platform for sharing cutting edge research, building skills in dialogue and mediation and deepening policy and practice for sustaining peace.