Aegis and UK Aid assemble global experts for peace education conference in Rwanda

Over the next three days, the Aegis Trust is bringing together 100 local and international experts in Kigali, Rwanda, to discuss the role of peace education in preventing conflict and mass atrocity. The conference is funded by the UK Government (through the Department for International Development) and is part of the Aegis Trust’s decade-long work [...]

Aegis offers grants to Rwandan researchers 

The Aegis Trust is pleased to announce a third call for proposals by Rwandan researchers as part of its Research, Policy and Higher Education programme. The programme supports Rwandan researchers to develop policy-relevant academic papers and associated policy briefs on a range of topics related to genocide prevention and peace building. The research grants are [...]

2020-03-16T21:30:28+00:00November 1st, 2016|Rebuilding, Research, Students|0 Comments

Rwandans Researching Rwanda: Social Science Perspectives on Post-Genocide Challenges

  Conference hosted by Aegis Trust programme in Research, Policy and Higher Education Umubano Novotel Hotel, Kacyiru, Kigali Wednesday, 27 July 2016 The conference will showcase the work of 10 Rwandan researchers who over the last 18 months have taken part in the Aegis Trust Research, Policy and Higher Education (RPHE) programme, funded by the [...]

2020-03-16T21:30:28+00:00July 14th, 2016|Research|0 Comments

Aegis helps Rwandan researchers communicate findings more widely The Aegis Trust’s Research, Policy and Higher Education Programme (RPHE) organised a capacity-building workshop for Rwandan researchers from November 26th to 27th. Focussed on publishing strategies and connecting research to policy and media, it was the second event of its kind held by the Programme. Hosted at the Kigali Genocide Memorial, the [...]

2015-12-11T14:30:24+00:00December 7th, 2015|Policy & Advocacy, Research|0 Comments

Results of Aegis Trust second call for research proposals announced

28 Sept 2015 – The Aegis Trust has announced the selection of twelve research proposals to receive funding as part of its Research, Policy and Higher Education (RPHE) Department, supported by the UK’s Department for International Development. A selection panel comprising academics from the UK and Rwanda chose from a competitive field of 120 research [...]

2020-03-16T21:30:30+00:00October 9th, 2015|Research|0 Comments