When we initially decided to dedicate our 36th Summer Academy to the topic of “The Role of Emotions in Conflict,” it was the palpable socio-political uncertainty throughout Europe that influenced our decision. We wanted to enhance the understanding of the politicization of emotions and their potential to escalate conflict. At that time, we did not expect […]
Als wir im Spätsommer 2018 beschlossen, dass wir unsere 36. Sommerakademie 2019 dem Thema „Emotionen im Konflikt“ widmen wollten, dachten wir dabei an das Gefühl der Unsicherheit, das sich gesellschaftspolitisch in den letzten Jahren in Europa breit gemacht hatte. Wir wollten besser verstehen, wie mit Emotionen Politik gemacht wird und welches […]
This research draws on discussions held at two Joint Analysis Workshops in October and November 2019 organised by the Political Settlements Research Programme (PSRP). The workshops were held in cooperation with The British Academy (BA) and the Rift Valley Institute (RVI). In total, over 100 participants from 25 countries involved with or researching on […]
The Austrian Study Centre for Peace and Conflict Resolution (ASPR) conducted an online survey on the impact of Covid-19 and related policy-responses in the fields of peacebuilding and peacekeeping. We were interested in the broad strokes: how is the crisis impacting the wider peacebuilding realm and what trends are respondents concerned about?
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