The International Symposium on Strengthening Peace through Education

Country: Japan

City: Nagasaki

Abstr. due: 02.06.2017

Dates: 09.08.17 — 11.08.17

Area Of Sciences: Philosophy; Humanities; Pedagogy; Arts; Architecture; Sociology; and 2 more

Organizing comittee e-mail:

Organizers: INTESDA


We welcome you to join us in Nagasaki, Japan for the International Symposium on Strengthening Peace through Education from August 9-11, 2017. This event will coincide with the 72nd Nagasaki Peace Memorial and Remembrance Ceremony.

Symposium participants will also have an opportunity to visit Nagasaki Peace Park and Glover House & Garden – both have been nominated as UNESCO World Heritage Sites.

SHAPE 2017 will focus on and center around the theme of the Unity in Community. This is a three-day, special international, peer reviewed symposium created to provide an opportunity for academics, researchers, students, school administrators, non-profit professionals, humanitarians, activists and others to explore global cooperation and innovations in education and the promotion of global peace.

We welcome proposals of 250 words in English on the streams listed below by Friday, June 2, 2017. For more information or to submit an abstract, click here

SHAPE 2017 Streams

  • Adult Education
  • Curriculum & Pedagogy
  • Educational Administration & Policy
  • Education for Sustainable Development
  • EFL/ESL & Applied Linguistics
  • Global Citizenship Education
  • ICT & Distance Education
  • Higher Education
  • Human Rights Education
  • Indigenous Education
  • Literacy, Culture & Language Education
  • Peace Education & Social Justice
  • Religion and Education Studies
  • Social Media in Education
  • Special Education & Learning Disabilities
  • Science, Technology & Math Learning
  • Teacher Training & Development
  • Testing, Measurement & Evaluation
  • Other Areas of Education (please specify)

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