Mine action: an untapped research topic?

By Henrique Siniciato Terra Garbino, Class XVI   As part of the Rotary-sponsored applied field experience (AFE), I had the opportunity to join the Swiss Foundation for Mine Action (FSD) in its programmes in Tajikistan and Ukraine, from June to August 2018, with a short in-between stop at headquarters in Geneva. During this period, I … Continue reading Mine action: an untapped research topic?

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Broadening the scope: A search for a regional perspective on working for peace

By¬†Jasper Peet-Martel, Class XVI Utilizing the incredible opportunity presented to me by Rotary International‚Äôs funded Applied Field Experience I wanted to better understand and contrast conflict prevention and mitigation work at the policy and local levels. Having prior professional experience working in the Burma/Myanmar peace process primarily at local levels, I was curious to broaden … Continue reading Broadening the scope: A search for a regional perspective on working for peace