The 13th ICU Rotary Peace Center Annual Seminar

The 13th ICU Rotary Peace Center Annual Seminar

June 13 (Sat), 2015 @ Kiyoshi Togasaki Memorial Dialogue House, ICU

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The 13th Rotary Peace Center Annual Seminar was held on Saturday 13 June, 2015 at Kiyoshi Togasaki Memorial Dialogue House on ICU campus.  This year Rotary Peace Fellow Class XII presented their Master’s thesis works related to peace and conflict resolution.


Saturday, June 13, 2015


International Conference Room, Kiyoshi Togasaki Dialogue House, International Christian University


Click the link to see the videos which are available for some of the presentations.

I. Sustainable Peace and Conflict Resolution

“Race Relations, Resilience, and Community Gardens in Detroit”
by Michelle Aldridge

“Dehumanizing and Delegitimizing Societal Beliefs in Intergroup Conflict in Odessa, Ukraine: A Phenomenological Approach”
by Anna Slavinskaya

II. Human Security and Sustainable Peace in Asia

“Culture and Sustainable Peacebuilding: Local Conflict Resolution Attitudes and Strategies in Laos”
by Clare Chou Doran

“Securitization and Dehumanisation: A Case Study of Post-War Sri Lanka”
by Amardeep Kaur Kainth 【Video

“Critical Human Security, Statelessness and Discrimination of Myanmar’s Muslims”
by Sana Saeed 【Video

“The Struggle for the Harmonization of the Aid Programs in Myanmar: A Perspective from the Health Sector”
by Luca Sartorelli 【Video

III. Gender and Peace

“Willful Blindness” is not a defense: Sex Work, Sex Trafficking and Re-victimization in Singapore”
by Dimitra Messini 【Video

“Political Rhetoric and Hegemonic Masculinities: A Discourse Analysis of Selected Speeches by Zimbabwean President, Robert Gabriel Mugabe 1980-2014”
by Nixon Nembaware 【Video

IV. Environment and Peace

“Climate Change, Forced Migration, and State Responsibility”
by Christopher Cade Mosley 【Video

“Environmental Law Enforcement and Compliance: Challenges in Prioritizing Environmental Crime and Wildlife Trafficking in Colombia”
by Cilia María Ruiz-Paz 【Video

For the seminar timetable, please click the flier below.

Previous Annual Seminars:
12th ICU Rotary Peace Center Annual Seminar (2014)
11th ICU Rotary Peace Center Annual Seminar (2013)
10th ICU Rotary Peace Center Annual Seminar (2012)