Youth exchange, Åland-Lithuania


From 12th to 17th October 10 Lithuanians, 15-18 years old from Centre for Women and Children Nendre in Vilnius visited Åland in a youth exchange with Katapult, Emmaus project for unemployed youth. Among other things the group visited the Parliament of Åland, had work shops on minorities, peace and conflict resolution, played floorball, did volontary […]

Institutes’ director holds speech in HR-seminar

On saturday 18th October the director of the Åland Islands Peace Institute will hold a speech at a seminar arranged by the Peace Association of Närpes in Finland. The event, 60 years of Human Rights, is arranged to celebrate that the UN General Assembly 10th of December 1948 adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. […]

Sarah Stephan resarches regions within the EU


Sarah Stephan is originally from Osnabrück/Germany. She holds a Bachelor degree in European and Comparative Law from the Hanse Law School of the Universities of Bremen and Oldenburg. She has complemented her law studies with courses in political sciences, in particular in global governance and peace and conflict studies.  Sarah has discovered her passion for […]