The Search for Peace with Justice

The Search for Peace with Justice

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Date and Time

  • Thursday, August 16, 2012 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.


Conference Room C/D

5998 Alcala Park San Diego, CA 92110




IPJ interns will present the results of their research on countries that they have been covering in the weekly online publication, Peace & Justice Update.

10:00 - 10:30 Jaclyn Garcia - "Achieving Economic Independence in South Sudan"

10:30 - 11:00 Alexander Wais - "The 2013 Kenyan Elections: Recent Events, Likely Outcomes and Long-Term Consequences"

11:00 - 11:30 Caroline Cook - "The Lost Daughters of Nepal"

11:30 - 12:00 Verena Calas - "The Syrian Conflict: The Origins, The Struggle for Peace and Projections for the Future"

12:00 - 12:30 Alexandra "Xandra" Scott - "Insurgency, Trafficking and Terrorism: Explaining the Longevity of the FARC (Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia)"


Interns at the Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace & Justice (IPJ) have the opportunity to learn how a nongovernmental educational institute functions, by working on IPJ projects alongside scholars and practitioners in the fields of human rights and conflict resolution. For more information about internships at the IPJ, including a downloadable application form, application instructions and upcoming deadlines, please click here.

Post Contact

Joan B. Kroc Institute For Peace and Justice
(619) 260-7509

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