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Build a solid understanding of peace & its benefits in this LIPR free short course 

London Institute of Peace Research is pleased to announce that it has joined hands with Institute for Economics & Peace Sydney Australia to offer a free short course created by internationally renowned think-tank the Institute for Economics & Peace. This short course introduces the transformational framework — Positive Peace.

Rethink peace with the Institute’s data driven approach and discover how Positive Peace is associated with better performance on ecological sustainability, improved well-being, stronger GDP growth rates and better business outcomes. All readers, followers and Ambassadors of Peace of London Institute of Peace Research are advised to register for FREE here.

What is it?

The London Institute of Peace Research in collaboration with IEP Peace Academy is offering a 2-hour online course with 5 modules, quizzes, a Facebook group and post-completion opportunities.

Who is it for?

LIPR readers, followers and AOPs,  who want to learn about peace and its implications for humanity. It is accessible for anybody.

Where does it happen?

This LIPR and IEP Peace Academy course is online and consists of training videos, text and infographics, and a Facebook community. 

How does it work?

You watch the videos, complete the reading, use the provided tools, and take quizzes. Once signed up, you get lifetime access.

When does it start?

This is an online course and it starts the moment you enrol. You can complete it in your own time.

Why does it exist?

The London Institute of Peace Research has joined hands with the IEP Peace Academy to provide free, world-class peace education to more than 1 million people globally. 


Religion, Conflict and Peace

Explore the diverse and complex roles that religions play in both promoting and mitigating violence.

FREE Course                    Open till October 6, 2022

Estimated 8 weeks      4–8 hours per week

Self-paced                     Progress at your own speed

Free                                Optional upgrade available

94,814 already enrolled!  

Enrol Here:  https://www.edx.org/course/religion-conflict-and-peace

Non-profit Financial Stewardship Webinar: Introduction to Accounting and Financial Statements

The Introduction to Non-profit Accounting and Financial Statements webinars provide a great opportunity to learn the basic principles of non-profit accounting.

FREE Course                    Open till November 8, 2022

Executive Education   English [Business]

Self-paced                     Progress at your own speed


Free                                Optional upgrade available

Enrol Here: https://harvard.az1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_cZ1yODBvAViiGFv?utm_source=NFS+Webinar+for+Harvard+Online+Portal&utm_medium=Digital&utm_campaign=NFS

The Health Effects of Climate Change

Learn how global warming impacts human health, and the ways we can diminish those impacts.

FREE Course             Open till September 1, 2022

Estimated 7 weeks      3–5 hours per week

Self-paced                     Progress at your own speed

Free                                Audit for free

Verified Certificate for $149

Subject:  Health & Medicine [English]

141,446 already enrolled! 

Enrol Here: https://www.edx.org/course/the-health-effects-of-climate-change


Institute for Peace & Dialogue

London Institute of Peace Research has developed close cooperation with Institute for Peace & Dialogue, Basel Switzerland. Students going from London Institute of Peace Research can apply for limited Scholarship places to reduce the Participation Fee. Apply soon by email or LinkedIn to reserve your place.

The summer programs call is also available online at https://www.ipdinstitute.ch/Trainings-Events/Summer-Programs-2022-Training-3-Month-Research-Program/

– I World Peace Ambassadors Forum & Peace Ambassadors Award: 7 August, 2022

– 3 Month Summer Research Program: 2 August – 30 October, 2022

– 13th Summer Academy

I Session: 2 – 7 August, 2022

II Session: 7 – 14 August, 2022

I + II Session: 2 – 14 August 2022

Last Application & Payment Deadline: 1 July, 2022