Training ‘Dialogue in Conflict’

Update: Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, this training has been cancelled. Rescheduling of the session is being considered and all the necessary information will be shared as soon as possible.


Do you want to learn more about intercultural cooperation?

Do you wish to study, engage, or work in an intercultural context?

Do you need tools to analyse and transform conflicts?

The ‘Dialogue in Conflict’ training will help you to understand the elements and potentials of dialogue. The training session will be held from 1st May to 3rd May 2020, between 9 a.m. and 6 p.m. in Ilmenau (precise location will be shared with the participants after registration).

This Nansen Training is based on field experiences from more than 20 years of work in a variety of situations, such as Western Balkans, Iraq, Afghanistan, Poland, Colombia and Norway. It will be conducted by Christiane Seehausen, Senior Advisor at the Nansen Center of Peace and Dialogue and the former Director for municipal integration centre for refugees in Norway.

All content will be delivered and discussed primarily in English.

Learning outcomes

  • You will gain insights on facilitating dialogue for conflict transformation in daily life, family, and community.
  • You will be introduced to tools for analyzing conflicts, improve your communication skills and learn how to use dialogue in such situations.
  • You will have time for personal reflection and awareness, in addition to becoming familiar with interactive exercises on dialogue and conflict analysis.

Interested? Then register at the link below until 20.03.2020.

This training session is organised by the ISWI e.V. and the FG EMPK of TU Ilmenau.

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