Mirsad Miki Jacevic

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Mirsad Miki Jacevic "is a human rights activist and peace program specialist from Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina. Before the war he headed the UN Youth Chapter and was president of the local committee of AIESEC, the largest student association in the world. During the war, Miki was involved in numerous projects to ease the suffering of youth and the elderly. In 1994, he founded and directed Collegium Bosniacum, an organization of Bosnian students in Europe. Out of that work grew the initiative, Academic Lifeline for Bosnia Hercegovina, which aimed at rebuilding the country's academic institutions. In 1995, Miki headed the Vienna office of the World University Service, dealing with education issues in troubled regions. He holds a Master of Science degree in Conflict Analysis and Resolution from George Mason University. Since 1998 Miki has held the position of Policy Coordinator for the global initiative Women Waging Peace. He also teaches in the Conflict Transformation Across Cultures Program, (CONTACT) Summer Peacebuilding Institute at the School for International Training, Brattleboro, Vermont." [1]

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  1. Directors, Karuna Center, accessed April 30, 2008.