About the Academy
The contents of our training courses comprise the basics of civil conflict management, various forms of conflict intervention, methods and models for practical project work and personal skills.
Our seminars deal with fundamental and specific topics of conflict transformation. In this way you can deepen and reflect on your theoretical knowledge. Through participative learning, you will expand your practical skills and methodological competence. Here we deal with specific approaches to peace work and enable the acquisition of cross-cutting competencies.
Quotes and Stories Stories
"This beautiful experience made me really emotional and motivates me to keep in touch with the people – also after the end of the course." Read moreNeshtiman Ramathan Participant in the qualification course at the Academy for Conflict Transformation 2019
Für den Kurs würde ich mich auf jeden Fall noch einmal entscheiden. Er war eine große Bereicherung. Ich habe die Werkzeuge der Friedens- und Konfliktarbeit nicht nur kennen, sondern auch anwenden gelernt. Mehr lesenPeter Tobiassen Leiter eines Erwachsenenbildungswerkes und Aufsichtsratsmitglied im forumZFD
Thérèse Mema Mapenzi Participant of the qualification course at the Academy for Conflict Transformation, 2013
»Thanks to the training course at the Academy, I was given new job opportunities. I also received the Shalom Prize in 2015. Today, I am working as a trainer for conflict transformation in DR Congo myself.«Read more
„I was most impressed by the people I got to know at the Academy. The different perspectives, especially those from the global south, are irreplaceable.” Read moreUrsula Krieger Participant in the full-time course in peace and conflict work, 2018
"I think that violence and war only lead to death. This is why I want to go back to peace work for Syria as soon as possible. The Academy gave me the practical skills and tools I need." Read moreAlmuthana Alsayer Participant of the full-time training course in peace and conflict work, 2015