2nd MGPS 2014

To explore strategies in order to construct a just and peaceful world. The curricula is designed to embrace matters on violence as well as conflict resolution, e.g. war, poverty, racism, non violent initiatives for social change and peace building, social transformation and peace.
Date : 17 February – 1 March 2014
Venue : IDFR, Kuala Lumpur Malaysia

Honorable Guest Speakers

  • Tun Dr. Mahathir Mohamad (Former Prime Minister of Malaysia, The President of PGPF)
  • Prof. Dr. H. M. Din Syamsuddin, M.A. (Chairperson, Central Board of Muhammadiyah)
  • Dr. M. Jusuf Kalla (Former Vice President of Republic Indonesia)
  • Prof. Dr. A. Syafii Maarif (Former Chairperson, Central Board of Muhammadiyah)

Syllabus and Professors

  • Prof. Johan Galtung – Transcend International
  • General Tan Sri Mohd Azumi Mohamed (Rtd) – Perdana Global Peace Foundation, Malaysia
  • Dr. Surwandono – Universitas Muhammadiyah Yogyakarta
  • Prof. Guardial Singh Nijar – University of Malaya
  • Prof. Dr. Tulus Warsito, M.Si – Universitas Muhammadiyah Yogyakarta
  • Dr. Riefqi Muna – LIPPI, Indonesia (Indonesian Institute of Sciences)
  • Irfan AmaLee, M.A. – Co-Founder and Director of Peace Generation Indonesia
  • Prof. Chandra Muzaffar – President, International Movement for a Just World, Universiti Sains Malaysia
  • Hilman Latief, Ph.D. – Universitas Muhammadiyah Yogyakarta
  • Prof. Amin Abdullah – Muhammadiyah, UIN Yogyakarta
  • Jeremy England – ICRC Kuala Lumpur
  • Brigjen (TNI) Drs.Jan Pieter Ate, M.Bus, MA – Direktur Kerjasama Internasional, Kementerian Pertahanan RI
  • Dr. Rizal Panggaben – Center for Security and Peace Studies, Gadjah Mada University

Universitas Muhammadiyah Yogyakarta

  • Jalan Lingkar Selatan, Tamantirto, Kasihan, Bantul, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
  • Phone:+62274 387656 (283)
  • Fax: +62274 387646
  • Email: mgps@umy.ac.id

Perdana Global Peace Foundation

  • 5th Floor, No. 88, Jalan Perdana, Taman Tasek Perdana, 50480, Kuala Lumpur
  • Phone: +603 2092 7248
  • Fax: +603 2273 2092