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On Saturday, April 25, the Institute will hold its first annual Africa Conference. We extend an invitation to all members of the MIIS community and all general public who are interested in African culture and positive development. Please join us for the first of what promises to be a great tradition of creative and inspiring events focusing on Africa.


April 25, 2015 9:00 A.M. to 5:30 P.M


The conference will feature six key speakers. These esteemed speakers will discuss topics from four conference themes:

  1. African Arts and Culture: A Force for Social Change on the Continent

  2. African Women in Leadership

  3. Sustainable Economy: Models for Development and Economic Justice in Africa

  4. Africa Addresses Climate Change

Summer Peacebuilding Program in Monterey!


We are announcing the launch of the Summer Peacebuilding Program (SPP), a three-week long intensive training program designed to bridge the theory and practice of building peace in societies that are emerging from conflict, violence or war.

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Follow these steps to apply for fall or spring admission and join our diverse global community in Monterey, California!

Upcoming Application Deadlines

Spring 2016 Admission

November 30th: Final Deadline

Spring admission is only available for select programs.

Fall 2016 Admission

November 30th: Second Round
January 30th: Third Round

View the Fall 2016 application deadlines.

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We’re delighted that you would like to join our global community in Monterey, California. Our students and faculty represent over 55 countries and 40 native languages.

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