GESI/IPSS Inaugural Alumni Conference convenes in Dakar

From 6-10 September 2018, the Institute for Peace and Security Studies (IPSS) of Addis Ababa University and the Global and European Studies Institute (GESI) of Leipzig University hosted the first alumni conference for the jointly offered Master and PhD programmes in “Global Studies with a Special Emphasis on Peace and Security in Africa”.

The conference, which took place in Dakar, Senegal and was attended by over 40 participants from 15 countries, had the twofold aim of informing graduates on the latest progress in peace and security, as well as providing networking opportunities for the next generation of peace and security experts. The conference also launched the establishment of the Alumni Association.

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