Call for Application: Youth For Peace (YFP), September 2014

International institute of Peace and Development Studies (IIPDS) in cooperation with ARF – AMAN is organizing “Youth for Peace Training Workshop” scheduled 11-15 September, 2014 in Bangkok. Target groups of the workshop are Young leaders, scholars, teachers, post graduate students, NGO and social workers, and anyone else with a keen interest in peacebuilding creatively.

International institute of Peace and Development Studies (IIPDS) in cooperation with ARF – AMAN is organizing “Youth for Peace Training Workshop” scheduled 11-15 September, 2014 in Bangkok. Target groups of the workshop are Young leaders, scholars, teachers, post graduate students, NGO and social workers, and anyone else with a keen interest in peacebuilding creatively.


The Course aims to provide an understanding of peace and conflict. As a student/professional, participants will gain and build up the knowledge and skills in promoting peace. The course includes various sessions on relevant issues and exposure visit. The goal of the course is to create a new generation of young peacebuilders for peace, solidarity and sustainable development in Asia.

The objective of the course is to develop critical awareness among the youths about realities and challenges and engage them in social actions for peace, justice and development. It also aims to facilitate collective learning process about understanding of the causes of conflict, approaches and means to transform conflict and build sustainable peace and to strengthen “Youth for Peace Network” in Asia and beyond.

The application form for this program should be submitted by 5th of August 2014 to peacestudies@arf-asia.org along with the completely filled application form, CV and a passport size photograph.

For further information please find the attached Course Information, Application Form and Flyer. You can also download these documents from www.aman-asia.org or download here:

Application Form

Course Information

If you have any quires and questions, please do not hesitate to write back. Also feel free to circulate this information among your friends and network.

Note: Airfare and visa expenses are not provided by International Institute of Peace and Development Studies (IIPDS), these are the responsibility of successful participants themselves. The course fee is 100 USD. Others like, accommodation, meals and local transportation during the training will be provided by IIPDS.

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