2018 Fully Funded to Travel Switzerland: Geneva Centre for Security Policy (GCSP) Prize for Innovation in Global Security

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2018 Fully Funded to Travel Switzerland: Geneva Centre for Security Policy (GCSP) Prize for Innovation in Global Security
2018 Fully Funded to Travel Switzerland: Geneva Centre for Security Policy (GCSP) Prize for Innovation in Global Security

Geneva Centre for Security Policy (GCSP) Prize for Innovation in Global Security

 

Application Deadline: 27 September 2018 at 18:00 UTC+2.

In 2015, under the umbrella of its Creativity and Innovation Initiative, the GCSP and its Geopolitics and Global Futures Programme established a prize in order to recognize deserving individuals or organisations that have an innovative approach to addressing international security challenges.

The prize is designed to reach across all relevant disciplines and fields. It seeks to reward the most inspiring, innovative and ground-breaking contribution of the year, whether this comes in the form of an initiative, invention, research publication, or organisation.

The third GCSP Prize for Innovation in Global Security was awarded on 23 November 2017 to EcoPeace Middle East for its Program on Water Security. Launched in 2017, this program scales up a very successful environmental peace building model developed in the Middle East, to meet the urgent global need for cross-border cooperation to mitigate water conflict and manage shared freshwater ecosystems. Complementing government-to-government water diplomacy efforts, it seeks to establish relationships of cooperation and trust at the community, national and international levels, in order to increase resilience to climate-induced water stress and reduce the threat of conflict over shared water resources.

Prize:

  • The prize consists of a cash award of CHF 10’000. The prize will be awarded to the winner at a Ceremony in Geneva. In addition to the Prize, all travel to and attendance at the Ceremony will be paid by the GCSP.

 

For More Information:

 

2018 Fully Funded to Travel Switzerland: Geneva Centre for Security Policy (GCSP) Prize for Innovation in Global Security
2018 Fully Funded to Travel Switzerland: Geneva Centre for Security Policy (GCSP) Prize for Innovation in Global Security

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