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  • Locations: Arusha, Tanzania
  • Program Terms: Summer
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  • Program Sponsor: Arcadia 
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
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Arcadia apply online buttonSummer Study Abroad in Arusha, Tanzania
Capacity Building and Human Rights in East Africa

This summer, Arcadia offers you the unique opportunity to study in Tanzania, an unparalleled academic experience focusing on human rights education at the Arcadia Center for East African Studies. TanzaniaStudentsYour international peace studies will focus on the region of East Africa specifically, and will be informed by the work of the legal and developmental human rights organizations in operation there. Practical approaches to various human-rights issues will be explored, and visits to field sites in Arusha and in the Maasai community will round out the peace education experience. This undergraduate summer opportunity was developed in coordination with Arcadia University's International Peace and Conflict Resolution Master's program.

You'll be taught by expert faculty in the field of peace and international conflict studies. In addition, you will interact with collaborating partners from the East African Law Society,as well as numerous guest speakers from major African governmental and non-governmental organizations, including the East African Community (EAC), the United Nations International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (UNICTR), and the African Union Court of Human and People's Rights. 

Arcadia Advantage
An Arcadia program isn't just about enrolling you in an overseas institution however. It's about all of the  services that we provide. Before you go, you can contact our program manager for advice on the application process, choosing courses, or simply what you should pack. You will be provided with a full orientation by Arcadia staff, which will play an integral role in helping you make the most of  your experience. As a component of the program, you will take part in a safari to a world heritage site, the Ngorongoro Crater, and to Tanzania's famed Northern Circuit. 

Application Deadlines
Summer Program   March 31

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Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Approximate Decision Date (Subject To Change) Start Date End Date
Summer 2024 04/01/2024 ** Approximately 2 weeks after the deadline TBA TBA
NOTE: The deadline listed is for REGISTRATION of this program with William & Mary through the W&M Global Education Office here at -- but you must apply directly to this program via their system according to THEIR deadlines, which may be earlier than W&M's registration deadline!

** Students will be notified of their status for this program and be able to complete post-decision materials following the term's application deadline.

This program is currently not accepting applications.