On 10 -12 June 2009 Professor Thomas Ohlson and Stina Hoglund from the Department of Peace and Conflict Research at Uppsala University, Sweden, visited ACCORD House. Their visit formed part of the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) that ACCORD and the Department have entered into which aims to enhance ACCORD’s research capacity while ACCORD will provide its expertise on conflict management experience to the Department.
Within the framework of the partnership twice a year ACCORD co-organizes the international Top-Level Seminars on Peace and Security (TOPS) along with the Department.
L–R: Angela Muvumba (Manager: Knowledge Production); Professor Thomas Ohlson; Stina Hoglund; Tor Sellstrom (Senior Advisor, ACCORD) and Pravina Makan-Lakha (General Manager: Operations and Business Development).
While at ACCORD Professor Ohlson did a presentation to the Staff of ACCORD on the work of the department.