Projects Seeking Funding

Created in pursuance of UN General Assembly Resolution 35/55, the University for Peace has been training leaders for peace for thepast 42 years. It is the world’s leading educational institution in the field of peace and conflict studies in its pursuit of the mandate given to it by the UN General Assembly in 1980,namely "to provide humanity with an international institution of higher education for peace and with the aim of promoting among all human beings the spirit of understanding, tolerance and peaceful coexistence, to stimulate cooperation among peoples and to help lessen obstacles and threats to world peace and progress, in keeping with the noble aspirations proclaimed in the Charter of the United Nations."

The University continues its pursuit of academic excellence through systematic and critical study, understanding, and analysis of the causes of multiple problems affecting humana nd global wellbeing.

Through its rich Faculty body of Residentand Visiting Professors, UPEACE trains future leaders for peace to explore and formulate strategies and practices in various contexts to address such problems and contribute to the processes of peacebuilding and peace formation.

UPEACE has worked with different projects in a wide number of topics, in partnership with prestigious organizations. Find out more about our currebnt projects seeking funding by clicking on the Project Portfolio below.