The 19th ICU Rotary Peace Center Annual Seminar – June 2021

June 19 (Sat), 2021, 12:30 – 16:45 @ Online (Webinar)

The 19th Rotary Peace Center Annual Seminar was held on Saturday 19 June 2021, online. Ten Class XVIII Rotary Peace Fellows were presenting their Master’s thesis works related to peace and conflict resolution.

Saturday, June 19, 2021

Online (Webinar)

12:15 – 12:30      Registration

12:30 – 16:45      The 19th Annual Seminar

12:30 – 12:40       Introduction, Opening Remarks, Greetings

12:50 – 13:10       Presentation “The Role of Women in Liberia’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission” by Wisdom Addo

13:10 – 13:30       Presentation “Understanding the Digital Skills Gender Divide: A Multi-Case Analysis of Women’s Lived Experiences and Perceptions of Teaching or Learning Digital Literacy in Bosnia & Herzegovina and Germany” by Lorrie Hayman

13:30 – 13:40       Introduction of Class XIX Rotary Peace Fellows

13:40 – 14:00       Presentation “Bacha Bazi in Afghanistan: An Analysis of Rule of Law and National Security” by Lai Yuen Looi

14:00 – 14:20       Presentation “Gender norms and mothers’ lived experiences of the COVID-19 pandemic: insights from online communities of English-speaking mothers in Britain and Japan.” by Abigail Connolly

14:20 – 14:40       Presentation “Addressing Zoonotic Diseases in Jordan: The Inextricable Link between Health and Peacebuilding” by Jaclyn McAlester

14:40 – 14:50       Short Break

14:50 – 15:10       Presentation “The Role of the National Electoral Commission in electoral violence in post-conflict Sierra Leone” by Ibrahim Bah

15:10 – 15:30       Presentation “Socializing via Facebook after Widowhood in India: A Study of Middle-Class Older Widows’ Engagement with Social Media via the Smartphone” by Priyanka Borpujari