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Événement N° 1271

Contemporary Peacekeeping and Peacebuilding

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Mercredi 2 juin 2021

14:00 - 14:45
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Session 5, PLENARY, Wednesday June 2, 2021

Session 6

2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Contemporary Peacekeeping and Peacebuilding


Contemporary Peacekeeping and Peacebuilding

Chair/Moderator: Kathleen Manion

Dr. Manion is Associate Professor and program Head for Graduate Certificate Transforming Child Protection to Wellbeing, as well as the acting Program Head for the MA in Disaster and Emergency Management, Royal Roads University, Victoria.

2:00-2:15 PM Peter Genger on “The Commanding Imperatives and Possible Ways to ‘Africanize’ Peacebuilding in Africa”

Dr. Genger is a scholar and practitioner in Peace and Conflict Resolution and inter-cultural dialogue. He recently graduated with his PhD from the University of Manitoba. He holds an MEd in Inter-religious Dialogue (Boston College) and an MA in Peace and Conflict Studies (PACS) (University of Manitoba).

This Keynote Presentation is co-sponsored by the Department of Political Science at the University of Western Ontario.

This Keynote Presentation is pre-recorded and available May 27-June 30 for all Congress attendees who are not members of the CPRA.


2:15-2:30 PM W. Andy Knight on “Building Sustainable Peace in Africa”

Dr. Knight is Professor of International Relations in the Political Science Department at the University of Alberta and past Chair of the Department. He is a co-editor of African Security; a University of Alberta Distinguished Professor; and a former Director of the Institute of International Relations, The University of the West Indies, Trinidad & Tobago.

2:30-2:45 PM Timothy Donais on “Post-Conflict Peacebuilding and Questions of Ownership and Inclusivity in Peace Processes?”

Dr. Donais is the Director of the Masters in International Public Policy (MIPP) program and Co-Director of the PhD Program in Global Governance at the Balsillie School of International Affairs, and Associate Professor in the Department of Global Studies at Wilfrid Laurier University. He also serves on the board of the Peace and Conflict Studies Association of Canada (PACS-Can).

2:45-2:59 PM Simu-Live Q & A in Networking Lounge Break-out Room 

Conférenciers :
  • Peter Genger, Scholar and Peace Educator