Austrian Study Centre for Peace and Conflict Resolution (ASPR)

The ASPR aims to contribute to the promotion of peace and peaceful conflict resolution and to the dissemination of practical ideas for peace, including its developmental and environmental aspects. In order to carry out these tasks, the ASPR conducts and evaluates research in line with its objectives, engages in training and education, and conducts scientific courses. Read more ...

Sommerakademie

Dass Emotionen in der Politik und in sozialen und politischen Konflikten eine zentrale Rolle spielen, ist bekannt, wird aber trotzdem zu wenig berücksichtigt. Ist ein gewisses Ausmaß an persönlich empfundener Empörung notwendiger Bestandteil jedweden politischen Engagements und jedweder politischen Veränderung? Read more

New President

New President at ASPR

Mr. Norbert Darabos, former head of the Health and Social Affairs Department of Burgenland and a long serving Minister of Defence in Austria, is the new president of the ASPR, serving in an voluntary capacity for a four year term. He will continue with his position as Historian of Burgenland.
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Peace Education

Die nächsten Generationen zu mündigen Bürgern zu erziehen, ihnen die Möglichkeit der friedlichen Konfliktbeilegung zu lehren und sie zum kritischen Denken zu ermutigen – all dies sind Ziele der Friedenspädagogik. Read more

Testimonials

Feedback from course-participants, trainers and visitors. Find out what they had to say about their stay at Schlaining Peace Castle.
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