|Welcome to our community: How do you define PEACE?||
Peace can be defined as both the absence of personal and of structural violence.
|How did you find this community?||
After completion of my academic education I want to work in civil peace missions. In order to best prepare myself for the future, I decided to search for online courses on peacebuildung. I found the Galtung-Institut and decided to enroll.
|Do you have any professional experience in the field of peace-research? peace-studies? peace-practice?||
Currently, I am enrolled in a Master of International Affairs program in Berlin. Throughout my studies,I focused on development cooperation as well as peace and security studies. My experience up to this point is purely academic.
|Are you at all familiar with concepts of Nonviolence and Conflict Transformation?||
I do not have extensive previous knowledge and am looking forward to expand my horizon over the duration of this course.
|What are your primary conceptual interests and concerns||
I am most interest learning how to solve and prevent conflicts.
|What is your main regional focus?||
I do not have a regional focus yet, but am interested in the Sub-Saharan African countries.
German (native), English (full professional proficiency) and French (limited professional proficiency).
For my undergraduate studies I completed courses in Law, Economics and Politics.
My concentration in my Master of International Affairs is on “Security and Sustainability”, I am most interest in conflict resolution and prevention.