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106, 2017

Presidential Peace Conference 2018

June 1st, 2017|Categories: |

Rotary International President Elect Ian Riseley invites you to the Rotary Presidential Conference on Environmental Sustainability & Peace,  Vancouver, BC,  Friday to Sunday February 9 – 11, 2018.

 

2205, 2017

Learn About Unarmed Methods to Protect Civilians and Prevent Violence in the Midst of War

May 22nd, 2017|Categories: |

This spring, learn about unarmed methods to protect civilians and prevent violence in the midst of war!
Nonviolent Peaceforce accompaniment in the Philippines 

Nonviolent Peaceforce, in partnership with the United Nations Institute for Training and Research, is offering an online,facilitated course in unarmed civilian protectionthrough Merrimack College. 
 
Hours and Tuition
This is a four-credit facilitated course, comprised of 6 modules.The total course cost is $1340. 
 
Dates and Deadlines
Start Date: May 22nd. Enrollment Deadline: May 17th
 
"Unarmed strategies must be at the forefront of UN efforts to protect civilians." The UN High Level Independent Panel on United Nations Peace Operations 

1505, 2017

Sprouts of Peace brings together kids of different faiths

May 15th, 2017|

The shortest distance between two people is a song. Or it could be a story.

That's the thinking behind a pilot program called Sprouts of Peace.

"It's sparking an imagination that we can make friends in all sorts of different places. And we don't have to be exactly alike," Rev. Al Schon, of Peace United Church of Christ, said.

Started almost two years ago by the Interfaith Partnership of Greater St. Louis, Sprouts of Peace brings together young children of different faiths.

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