Centre for Peace Studies

The Centre for Peace Studies (CPS), founded in 2002, emphasises interdisciplinary approaches to peace and conflict studies. It combines a High North perspective with a focus on comparative Global South issues in producing high-quality knowledge and competencies of theoretical and practical value. The centre’s activities revolve around the Master of Peace and Conflict Transformation programme (MPCT), Research and Outreach activities.

ATTENTION: Call for papers to the conference 'Studying Peace from Below", September 5-6, 2019

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Trip to Narvik

It is already the fifth time students of the Centre for peace studies visit Narvik War museum and participate in the game «Mission Z: One Last Chance»

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CPS welcomes the new director

After 6,5 years as Director of the Centre for Peace Studies, Christine Smith-Simonsen now leaves the helm to Marcela Douglas.

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Phone: (+47) 776 44744

Fax: (+47) 776 45 919

E-Mail: mail@peace.uit.no

Postal Address:

Centre for Peace Studies

University of Tromsø

N-9037 Tromsø


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Huginbakken 9, 9019 Tromsø



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