Education for Inclusive Peace: the role of education and research in promoting the Women, Peace and Security agenda in the Nordics
Monday 29 November 2021, 12:00-16:00 CET+1
Join us for an afternoon of learning and discussion on ways to harness the education sector to promote inclusive peace and security in the Nordics and globally. This seminar, organised as part of the Finnish presidency of the Nordic Council of Ministers, brings together an exciting programme of discussions by leading academics, educators, and policymakers.
Author and social critic Minna Salami will deliver the keynote lecture titled Change Starts with Knowledge: Unlearning and Reimagining Our Worldviews for Women’s Emancipation.
In panel discussions and roundtables, we will explore topics such as:
- the role of education and educators in promoting an inclusive and sustainable peace in different learning environments
- the potential of international education collaboration in furthering peacebuilding and gender equality
- the potential of collaboration between researchers and policymakers in the making of Women, Peace and Security policy
To find out more and to register to participate in this online event, visit our website. Registration is open until 23 November.
Hope to see you there!
Organisers: Finnish Ministry of Education and Culture, University of Helsinki (Global Development Studies), Finnish 1325 Network