Category Archives: Yleinen

Positive experiences amidst negative peace

Written by Mariette Hägglund Positive experiences amidst negative peace For the past 4 months I have been working at the United Nations Population Fund’s East and Southern Africa regional office…

Contrasts and the balance between remembering and moving on

Written by the participants of the TIPSY field study trip to Bosnia and Herzegovina Contrasts and the balance between remembering and moving on What struck me as the most interesting…

Bosnia and the EU

Written by the participants of the TIPSY field study trip to Bosnia and Herzegovina Bosnia and the EU The European Union and individual member states are very active in Bosnia…

The International Commission on Missing Persons

Written by the participants of the TIPSY field study trip to Bosnia and Herzegovina The International Commission on Missing Persons It is not uncommon that an armed conflict is followed…

The New Balkan Route

Written by the participants of the TIPSY field study trip to Bosnia and Herzegovina The new Balkan route: A humanitarian crossroad The main station in Sarajevo is quite a sad…

Visit to Srebrenica and lessons from history

Written by the participants of the TIPSY field study trip to Bosnia and Herzegovina. The ever question mark on humanity: Srebrenica Genocide Memorial At the beginning of 1993 Serbs were…

United World College in Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Written by the participants of the TIPSY field study trip to Bosnia and Herzegovina TIPSY goes Bosnia October 14 – 21, 2018 In October 2018, nine students of TIPSY –…

Partly Sunny on the Korean Peninsula: Rebuilding South’s Perception of the North

The latest developments on the Korean Peninsula with the promises on ending the Korean War that has extended over 60 years have created a new momentum of hope and peace….

Why we need (more) global governance

Text by Justine Kenzler 14.03.18   Through the process of globalization our world has become more and more interconnected. International travel is the easiest and cheapest it has ever been,…

6th ASEF Rectors’ Conference and Students’ Forum (ARC6) in Singapore

Text by Lauren Stevens 18.01.2018 Last August, I was selected as a participant from the United Kingdom for the 6th Asia–Europe Foundation (ASEF) Rectors’ Conference and Students’ Forum (ARC6) in Singapore. The ARC6 consisted…