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.

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"The Conflict in Yemen" - Open Lecture

Where: Nedre Lysthus, U-06
When: 13.02.19 12:15

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The Indian Ambassador Krishan Kumar visits CPS for Gandhi anniversary

On January 30, the Indian Ambassador, Krishan Kumar, together with UiT Rektor Anne Husebekk and Deputy Mayor Jarle Aarbakke, celebrated peace and friendship by the bust of Mahatma Gandhi at the UiT Campus 

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International winter school in Karelia, Russia: Norwegian and Russian students study peace together

The 5th international school in Petrozavodsk, Karelia, Russia is over. We spent 5 days in Petrozavodsk and 1 day in St.Petersburg at the end of November,18. Main impressions and conclusions are collected in this news arcticle.

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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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