Graduates of the Peacebuilding Programme hit the DUT stage

Several Masters and Doctoral students of the Peacebuilding Programme, part of the International Centre of Nonviolence, graduated in April 2016 at Durban University of Technology.

Dr Sylvia Kaye, Dr Kudakwashe Shoniwa and Prof Geoff Harris

Dr Sylvia Kaye, Dr Kudakwashe Shoniwa and Prof Geoff Harris

Dr Cyprian Muchemwa and wife

Dr Cyprian Muchemwa and wife

 

Of the six doctorates granted at the ceremony on 18th April 2016, Professor Geoff Harris of ICON had supervised five, and Dr Sylvia Kaye three.

Dr Mediel Hove

Dr Mediel Hove

The Peacebuilding Programme, the postgraduate programme linked to ICON, is a rapidly growing endeavour, with 37 Doctoral and 27 Masters students in early 2016.  Given that ICON has only three full-time academic staff, this is a major achievement.