Our Vision

To be an international hub for peace and diplomacy studies contributing to global peace through research, education, training and mediation. »

Our Mission

Our mission is not to replicate the work of other international peace centres but to make a practical contribution to the promotion and maintenance of peace and stability within the region and beyond:... »

Why Seychelles?

Politically, the Republic of Seychelles is a small island state that is a friend of other nations and a threat to none; its neutrality is a key consideration.  Indeed, neutrality made possible a much-... »

Why Peace Studies?

The subject of Peace Studies is as intriguing as it is important: it is about war as well as peace; it addresses terrorism along with national confrontations; it is an academic study but a... »

News

Celebrating the International Day of Peace - 21st September 2017

Celebrating the International Day of Peace - 21st September 2017

The Sir James Mancham International Centre for Peace Studies & Diplomacy (JMPC) at the University of Seychelles joins the rest of the world in observing the International Day of Peace on Thursday... »
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Upcoming Events

Stopping Illegal Fishing: Protecting the ‘Blue Gold’ of the Seychelles (Date: Monday 04th December 2017)

The Centre will organise a panel discussion in collaboration with the James Michel Blue Economy Research Institute to celebrate the Seychelles Ocean Festival 2018. Fish is the most important natura... »

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How to Find Us

University of Seychelles, Anse Royale Campus
P.O. Box 1348