Who we are: 

What will I learn?

  • Develop a comprehensive understanding of peace and its implications for humanity.

  • Navigate the complex landscape of peace and conflict studies with an understanding of systems theory and positive and negative peace.

  • Make decisions informed by leading IEP research on economics, conflict and peace.

  • Understand how ecological threats and COVID-19 may impact levels of global peacefulness.

  • Acquire the knowledge necessary to take the first steps in becoming an effective peacebuilder in your community and country — equipped with a plethora of links to IEP research and further peacebuilding opportunities.

This course includes:

  • 5 modules consisting of 3-5 individual lessons, packed with videos, easy-to-follow visuals and information derived from leading IEP research.

  • Lifetime access to the course so you can watch and re-watch whenever you want.

  • This course is for: researchers, academics, diplomats, teachers, students, but most importantly — anyone, irrespective of background, who is interested in peace or wants to become more involved in the peacebuilding process. 

  • The unique opportunity to purchase an IEP certificate of attainment on completion of the course. This micro-qualification testifies to your expanded understanding of IEP research, and demonstrates your commitment to the pursuit of peace to prospective employers and fellow peacebuilders.