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Aug 21st 2017

This course gives an introduction into the field of terrorism & counterterrorism studies. It will help you to analyze and understand these complex phenomena and discuss its impact on society with a global audience. Students, policy makers, journalists or anyone with a strong interest in understanding issues like the history, origins and nature of terrorism, security, fear management, resilience, politics, violence, foreign fighters and radicalization will find the course most relevant.

Average: 9 (12 votes)
Aug 21st 2017

At the global level, there are many countries marked by violence affecting health care. The 'Health care in danger' project aims to establish practical measures and recommendations that can be implemented on the ground by policy-makers, humanitarian organizations and health professionals. In view of the multiplicity of actors and latitudes concerned, it is essential to be able to make available the tools needed to make informed decisions, guide behaviour in high-risk areas and provide everyone the means to create and optimize the dialogue between humanitarian professionals and health on the one hand and relevant authorities or other armed actors.

Average: 6 (1 vote)
Aug 7th 2017

We are so pleased to have you join us as we investigate this crucial topic. Violence is a leading cause of death, disability and health care use worldwide. Violence is a complex problem and can only be understood and reduced though a multidisciplinary approach. The course will cover patterns of violence including sexual violence; biological, psychological, and social causes (e.g., economic deprivation, religious factors); specific types of violence; how media and the arts portray violence; the economic impact of violence; physical and mental consequences; and ways to control and prevent violence in our communities.

Average: 8.5 (2 votes)

May 1st 2017

Learn about the vital role healthcare plays in violence prevention and peace-building both globally and locally. Violence affects health in multiple ways. Medical peace work is an important and emerging field of expertise in health, violence prevention, and peace-building. This course will introduce you to some of the key concepts, opportunities and dilemmas in the field through six case studies on causes, responses, roles, and duties of healthcare practitioners in dealing with violence and building peaceful societies.

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Mar 6th 2017

Understand and analyze the role of religion in conflicts and peacebuilding in present-day societies, with this free online course.

Average: 8.8 (14 votes)
Nov 7th 2016

Ce cours propose une analyse historique précise et détaillée des mutations du terrorisme, de ses évolutions et ruptures, de son passage d’un outil criminel singulier à une dimension plurielle. Y sont abordées : les définitions, les acteurs, les cibles, les méthodes et les outils de lutte contre le terrorisme. Ce cours a pour objectif de fournir une meilleure connaissance et une plus grande capacité d’analyse de l’information sur les problématiques terroristes.

Average: 10 (1 vote)

Oct 18th 2016

Explore ethical issues in sports, including the value of winning, violence in sports, and intercollegiate athletics and their impact on education.

Average: 2 (1 vote)
May 30th 2016

El curso tiene un contenido jurídico y criminológico. Se especifica, en primer lugar, qué ha de entenderse por "violencia de género", para abordar después los tipos de violencia, las características del agresor, los factores de riesgo, las consecuencias sobre la víctima y las respuestas legales existentes para erradicar y sancionar tales conductas.

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Sep 7th 2015

This course introduces participants from the health care sector to gender based violence (GBV), including global epidemiology of GBV, health outcomes, seminal research, policy and ethical guidelines, and clinical best practices for GBV prevention, support and management.

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