The 10th Anniversary of PEACE!

TAPRI’s degree programme in Peace, Mediation, and Conflict Research is celebrating its 10th Anniversary with a jubilee seminar on Teaching Peace Research. Join us as we bring together students, alumni, TAPRI researchers, and all those interested in peace research to share their experience and knowledge and strenghten our community.

Coffee, tea, and birthday cake will be served at 13:30 to open our seminar, and will conclude with a cocktail hour.

Where: Väinö Linna, Linna Building Ground Floor, Tampere University Campus
When: 25th of November, 2022, 13.30-19.30


Registration form

Zoom link for joining remotely:


Business casual attire is appreciated.

Event programme:

Keynote Speakers


Roxani Krystalli, PhD. Assistant Professor at the University of St Andrews School of International Relations in Scotland.




Roxanna Sjöstedt, PhD. Director Peace and Conflict Studies at Lund University. Senior lecturer and Associate professor, Department of Political Science, Lund University.




Alumni Panelists

Rasmus Bellmer ’20
Current city: Berlin, Germany
Current occupation: Coordinator, Advisory Board to the Federal Government Civilian Crisis Prevention and Peacebuilding, ifa (Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen)
Tyyne Karjalainen ’20
Current city: Helsinki, Finland
Current occupation: Research Fellow, Finnish Institute of International Affairs
Lydia Taylerson ’19
Current city: Helsinki, Finland
Current occupation: Coordinator of Finnish Film Affair, Helsinki International Film Festival – Love & Anarchy
Armenak Tokmajyan ’14
Current city: Budapest, Hungary
Current occupation:
Giovanna Sanchez-Nieminen ’18
Current city: Tampere, Finland
Current occupation: Project Manager, Ethics and Responsibility of Innovations, VTT