Peace education

Peace education in schools

Broadly speaking, peace education in formal schools should ideally aim to produce caring, responsible, compassionate, critical, and civically engaged citizens who can advance a culture of peace. The aspiration of students should go high in moral and human values. In the culture of peace education, they will maintain a friendship …

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Prem Rawat Foundation and Boy Scouts Association of Malaysia partner in peace education program

Prem Rawat and Scouts Association Malaysia recently signed a historic agreement to bring the peace education program to young people across the country. KUALA LUMPUR, October 6, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — The Scouts Association of Malaysia recently signed a historic Memorandum of Understanding with The Prem Rawat Foundation (TPRF) to offer …

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Africa: “World Day of Education for Peace” can play a central role in transforming education

New York — Barely a week ago, the international community commemorated the adoption of the United Nations Declaration and Program of Action on a Culture of Peace, a monumental document that transcends borders, cultures, societies and nations. This inspiring action took place on September 13, 1999, yes 23 years ago. …

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Remarks by the High Representative during the UNITAR event on the theme “Peace, education and dialogue”

Remarks by the High Representative for the Alliance of United Civilizationsat the UNITAR event on ‘Peace, Education and Dialogue’ New York, September 26, 2022 Excellency Mr. Nikhil Seth, Assistant General, Executive Director of UNITARYour Excellency Dr. Shaikh Khalid bin Khalifa Al Khalifa, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the …

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Aisha Buhari advocates inclusion of peace education in African schools – The Sun Nigeria

By Juliana Taiwo-Obalonye, ​​New York The First Lady of Nigeria, Aisha Muhammadu Buhari has advocated for the compulsory inclusion of peace education in the basic education curriculum in African schools to promote a culture of peace on the continent. She made the call at an event in New York on …

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UNGA77: Aisha Buhari advocates inclusion of peace education in African schools

1 first lady of NigeriaAisha Muhammadu Buhari advocated for the mandatory inclusion of peace education in the basic curricula of schools in Africa to promote the culture of peace on the continent. 2 Buhari made the call during an event in New York on “The Role of Young Women and …

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Declare WORLD PEACE EDUCATION DAY!

NEW YORK, September 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Prominent International Peace Educators, Advocates, Diplomats and Artists to Gather Online tuesday september 20 ask the United Nations to World Peace Education Day an annual United Nations event. The annual World Peace Education Day highlights the success of peace education in transforming lives …

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Peace, education, army reforms: Prime Minister Pashinyan presents priorities for the coming years

Peace, education, army reforms: Prime Minister Pashinyan presents priorities for the coming years 2:17 p.m., September 16, 2022 YEREVAN, SEPTEMBER 16, ARMENPRESS. Despite all the attacks, Armenia will continue the process of reforms in all directions, including democratic reforms, Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan said during the Cabinet meeting, adding that …

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Fundraising by Donald Rowe: Peace Education in Zimbabwe

Hi my name is Don Rowe and me and some Quaker friends have set up Peace works in Zimbabwe to raise money to pay for free conflict resolution training for people of all ages and backgrounds and especially teachers. This free training is provided by Alternatives to Violence Zimbabwe (AVPZ). …

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UNESCO brings together teacher trainers to champion peace education and prevent violent extremism in teacher training – Uganda

The Ministry of Education and Sports (MoES) in Uganda is implementing the Peace Education and Prevention of Violent Extremism Project with the support of the UNESCO International Institute for Capacity Building in Africa (IICBA) titled “Youth Empowerment for Peace and Resilience Building and Prevention of Violent Extremism”. Extremism in African …

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Akpabio wants to include peace education in the school curriculum

August 15, 2022August 15, 2022306 Author, Uduak-Abasi Akpabio A Nigerian author, Uduak-Abasi Akpabio, has called for the inclusion of peace education and conflict management in the country’s school curriculum. Akpabio made the call in Abuja at the launch of his books – “Everyone should experience peace …

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Ambassador Ebenezer Essuman organizes a seminar on peace education

Ambassador Ebenezer Essuman Peace Education Seminar The Peace Education Program hosted by Global Peace Chain Ambassador for Ghana, Ambassador Ebenezer Essuman, is an innovative series of video workshops that help people discover their own inner strength and personal peace. The program gives participants the opportunity to focus and reflect on …

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Peace education against a culture of conflict « Khabarhub

Peace education certainly promotes knowledge, skills and attitudes that help people prevent conflicts, resolve them peacefully or create social conditions conducive to peace, stability and harmony. Non-violence and the fundamental values ​​of social justice are both at the heart of peace education. Non-violence is expressed through values ​​such as respect …

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Success Story: Peace Education for Youth in Cameroon

For many years, Cameroon, located in the center of West Africa with a population of almost 26 million, was considered relatively stable compared to its crisis-stricken neighbours. However, in 2016, protest marches started because many people in the English-speaking part of the country felt oppressed by the French-speaking part and …

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Education for peace and harmony – the forgotten solution

The newly created Giving Hope Foundation will launch a campaign to encourage peacebuilding and social cohesion in schools and workplaces. The move comes as the country commemorates one year since the July unrest, which left horrific memories in the minds of thousands of people in South Africa. Roy Sukdhev, co-founder …

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The pedagogical file of peace education rewarded with a grand prize

A Peace Education Network teaching pack, designed and produced by Quakers in Britain, has been chosen by teachers for a major award. Teach Peace Pack, photo credit: Quakers in Britain The Quakers, who co-chair the Peace Education Network with Pax Christi, were inspired to create the teaching for peace resource …

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Deputy headmaster works on peace education in Durban schools – The Hawk Newspaper

Durban, South Africa — For nearly a year now, Pranesh Jugganath has been reflecting on what he can do to address the violence and anger stemming from economic hardship, high youth unemployment and ongoing social injustice in communities around from Avoca Secondary School, where he works as an assistant principal. …

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Indian spiritual leader meets President Biden, suggests ‘peace education’ to address gun violence in US : The Tribune India

PTI Washington, June 12 An Indian spiritual leader has met with US President Joe Biden and has suggested introducing ‘peace education’ into US schools to tackle rising incidents of gun violence in the country. Jain leader Acharya Lokesh Muni, who is currently on a month-long trip to the …

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Peace education will solve security problems – UN Center

The Vice Chancellor of the Federal University of Technology Akure, Professor Adenike Oladiji, said she will ensure that students receive a quality education.A statement signed by the university added that students are the most relevant part of the university system while welcoming the leaders of the Federal University of Technology …

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Acharya Lokesh Muni Meets US Prez Biden, Suggests ‘Peace Education’ to Address Gun Violence

Image source: FACEBOOK/@ACHARYALOKESHMUNI Acharya Lokesh Muni Meets US Prez Biden, Suggests ‘Peace Education’ to Address Gun Violence Jain Acharya Lokesh Muni traveled to the United States on Saturday and met with President Joe Biden. During his visit to America, he offered “peace education” to the president in order to combat …

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Peace education will solve security problems – United Nations Center

The United Nations, Positive Livelihood Award Center, has declared that raising awareness and teaching peace will bring about positive, healthy and lasting peace and development in the world. UN-POLAC made this known in a statement to celebrate the International Day of Peace of Multilateralism and Diplomacy for Peace, titled “Discover …

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The implication of peace education

Today, everywhere you look is in turmoil. As less human humans, we have unwittingly let the genie out of the bottle and now “mere anarchy has loosed itself upon the world”, as YB Keats wrote in his famous 1919 poem, “The second coming”. As the world seems to have forgotten …

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Adamawa community hails EU peace education project

Lunguda and Waja communities in GuthereUK and Lamurde local government areas Adamawa congratulated the European Union for its peace education project in the State. They gave praise during the closing of the project and experience sharing held on Tuesday in Numan LGA. The peacebuilding initiative is implemented by a group, …

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NGO trains 5,000 people in peace education in Adamawa

A non-governmental organization, Global Peace Development, which implements a European Union-funded peacebuilding initiative in conjunction with the British Council Managing Conflict in Nigeria, said it aims to train 5,000 people to peace education in 10 violence-prone communities. Guyuk and Lamurde Local Government Areas in Adamawa State. The main objective of …

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Have you had financial difficulties due to unanticipated spending during this pandemic?  Obtaining a loan from Wisconsin may appear complicated, but it is not. There are various options for getting emergency payday loans for unemployed folks. Payday Loans: What Are They? A salary loan, payday advance, or postponed presentment are …

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Peace education shortlisted for $25,000 grant

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — peace educationa Louisville-based program at Jefferson County Public Schools (JCPS), aims to reduce violence through conflict resolution. Organizers teach young men how to resolve disagreements without fists or weapons. What do you want to know Peace education aims to strengthen the community by reducing violence The Navigators …

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Uganda: Government to include peace education in school curriculum

Schools in Uganda are about to start teaching peace education at all levels, from primary, secondary and university, either as a subject or as a detailed topic in one of the subjects currently taught. Speaking at the Africana Hotel in Kampala on Thursday, Duncan Mugume, a national expert with the …

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11-day ‘Peace Education’ program ends at KU

A peace education program for students and scholars concluded at the University of Kashmir on Thursday.The 11-day program was organized by the Prem Rawat Foundation, Los Angeles, USA, in collaboration with the Shah-i-Hamadan Institute of Islamic Studies (SHIIS) and the Sheikh ul-Aalam Center for Multidisciplinary Studies (SACMS).In his presidential address, …

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11 Day Peace Education Program Concludes at KU

Srinagar, March 31: A peace education program for students and scholars concluded at the University of Kashmir on Thursday. The 11-day program was organized by the Prem Rawat Foundation, Los Angeles, USA, in collaboration with the Shah-i-Hamadan Institute of Islamic Studies (SHIIS) and the Sheikh ul-Aalam Center for Multidisciplinary Studies …

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Peace education program transforms inmates

the herald Precious Manomano Herald Reporter Zimbabwe Prisons and Correctional Services (ZPCS) has so far trained 600 inmates, including death row inmates, and 150 officers in a peace education programme. The program offers psychological support, moral regeneration and reduction of violence. The program aims to train both inmates and staff …

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From the whiteboard to the big screen – filming peace education in the classroom

Peace education helps students feel part of the school community. “At first I was really skeptical, 6 and 7 year olds were talking about peace? I thought no, it wouldn’t work. But within a few weeks of doing Peacemaker Circles regularly, I saw the difference.” – Samantha Duda Spencer, …

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Government urged to revise social studies curriculum to include peace education

The Acting Provost of Kwara State College of Education, Ilorin, Dr. Ahmed Ayinla has called for a review of the social studies curriculum in secondary schools in Nigeria to include the teaching of peace education. At the college’s second inaugural lecture on Wednesday, Dr. Ayinla, a senior lecturer in the …

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Incorporate peace education into social studies, Don tells policymakers

The Acting Provost of Kwara State College of Education, Ilorin, Dr. Ahmed Jimoh Ayinla has called for the incorporation of peace education into the social studies curriculum taught in secondary schools. Peace education, he said, is an uncharted field of research and a tool to solve the myriad problems that …

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Digitization of historical archives for history and peace education in Timor-Leste – India Education | Latest Education News | World Education News

In collaboration with Centro Nacional Chega! (CNC) Timor-Leste, UNESCO Jakarta held a kick-off meeting in Dili to launch the joint action to promote history and peace education by preserving historical archives through the “digitalization of Chega! National Center for Conflict Reconciliation and Peacebuilding in Timor-Leste” funded by the Republic of …

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Pushing for peace education – Solomon Star News

The GOVERNMENT through the Ministry of Education and Human Resource Development (MEHRD) is planning to review the curriculum with emphasis on teaching peace education in our schools. Education Minister Lanelle Tanagada highlighted this in parliament during her recent contribution to the motion sine die. She stressed the importance of peace …

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Workshop looks at peace education in Rwanda

The speed and scale of the Rwandan genocide are difficult to understand. In the space of a hundred days, in 1994, more than 800,000 Tutsis and moderate Hutus were killed, and more than a million lives were lost as a result of the conflict. Many died at the hands of …

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10-Day Online Peace Education Program Starts at KU – Kashmir Reader

Srinagar: An online peace education (PEP) program kicked off at the University of Kashmir on Wednesday.The 10-day program was organized by the Prem Rawat Foundation (TPRW) in collaboration with the Department of Social Work (DoSW) at KU.DoSW Chief Dr Shazia Manzoor said the program aims to help participants explore the …

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Aegis Trust to Open Two Peace Education Centers | New times

Aegis Trust has launched a new peace education program called Action for Sustainable Peace, Inclusion, Rights and Equality (ASPIRE), which aims to promote peace, reconciliation and positive values ​​in Rwandan society. Registered in Rwanda as an NGO, Aegis Trust is an international organization working for the prevention of genocide and …

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Center for Peace Education Celebrates Recognition of International Day of Peace – FrontPageAfrica

Brewerville– A local non-governmental organization, the Center for Peace and Education, joined the rest of the world in recognizing the International Day of Peace through a grand parade and an indoor program spreading messages of peace. The World Day of Peace was established in 1981 by the United Nations General …

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UN urged to declare World Peace Education Day – IDN-InDepthNews

By Ambassador Anwarul K. Chowdhury Here is the text of the inaugural speech by Ambassador Anwarul K. Chowdhury, former Deputy Secretary General and High Representative of the United Nations and founder of the Global Movement for the Culture of Peace (GMCoP), at the first annual Peace Education Day conference hosted …

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Brantmeier appointed editor-in-chief of Journal of Peace Education

SUMMARY: James Madison University, today announced that Dr Edward Brantmeier will join the Journal of Peace Education (JPE) as Editor-in-Chief, effective January 2022. James Madison University, today announced that Dr Edward Brantmeier will join the Journal of Peace Education (JPE) as Editor-in-Chief, effective January 2022. Dr Edward Brantmeier will join …

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27 teachers from Marawi and LDS complete training in peace education

MARAWI CITY, Lanao del Sur (PIA) – Peace mechanisms in schools and communities will now be strengthened after 27 teachers from this city and Lanao del Sur complete training in peace education. The participants are Islamic and Arabic Language Studies (ISAL) and Peace Education Coordinators and Facilitators from the Municipal …

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Minister Mtambo proposes the introduction of peace education in schools | Malawi Nyasa Times

The Minister of Civic Education and National Unity, Timothy Pagonachi Mtambo, called on curriculum developers for primary and secondary schools to further explore the application of peace education at primary and secondary levels. Mtambo said introducing peace education in primary and secondary schools could help bypass conflicts arising from land …

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Center for Peace Education donates COVID-19 items to motorcyclists and shopkeepers in Moulton Corner community – FrontPageAfrica

BREWERVILLE- A local non-governmental organization, the Center for Peace and Education, distributed several anti-COVID-19 materials to residents of Mouton Corner in Brewerville on Saturday. Items include 2,000 nose masks, 200 face shields and 1,000 COVID-19 awareness flyers. Beneficiaries include market marketers William Grant and Irean Grant, motorcycle and auto unions, …

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Liberia: Center for Peace Education donates COVID-19 items to motorcyclists and traders in Moulton Corner community

BREWERVILLE- A local non-governmental organization, the Center for Peace and Education, distributed several anti-COVID-19 materials to residents of Mouton Corner in Brewerville on Saturday. Items include 2,000 nasal masks, 200 face shields and 1,000 COVID-19 awareness flyers. Beneficiaries include William Grant and Irean Grant market traders, motorcycle and car unions, …

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New agreement expands peace education program in South Africa

Prem Rawat (left) and Reverend Dr. Menzi Mkhathini of the Department of Corrections sign a Memorandum of Understanding to expand the peace education program in correctional facilities across South Africa LOS ANGELES (PRWEB) April 29, 2021 The Prem Rawat Foundation (TPRF) is partnering with the South African Department of …

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Prem Rawat addresses meeting on peace education in Mexico as partnerships grow

Prem Rawat met with supporters of the peace education program in Mexico, where the wellness course is adopted by various groups to reduce violence and cultivate hope. Training should give you the potential you already have. The peace education program aims to realize your potential, to know and understand what …

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Zimbabwe: prisons launch peace education initiative

Zimbabwe Prisons and Correctional Service (ZPCS) last week launched a peace education program that aims to address the mental aspects of prisoners. The program aims to help prisoners achieve inner peace, which will help them to live in harmony with others after their reintegration into society. The Mental Resilience Initiative …

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Appalachian Peace Education Center Remembers Martin Luther King Jr. at 34th Annual Celebration | WJHL

through: News channel staff 11 Posted: January 16, 2021 / 4:35 PM EST / Update: January 16, 2021 / 4:35 PM EST FILE – In this file photo from April 3, 1968, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. makes his last public appearance at the Mason Temple in Memphis, Tenn. The …

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Leaders aspire to make Atlanta a global hub for peace education

By Maria Saporta As Atlanta’s top corporate and civic leaders continue to forge a multi-faceted relationship with Nobel Peace Prize laureates, a complementary effort is underway to make the Atlanta area a hub for the education and research on peace. The Atlanta Peace Education Initiative has already garnered support from …

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Prem Rawat meets with Italian officials to discuss peace education program in prisons

Nudges for Peace: Prem Rawat and Justice Minister Alfonso Bonafede discussed how the peace education program can help foster personal rehabilitation in correctional facilities and beyond. It is about recognizing what can help people who are in desperate circumstances, so that our communities, our societies, and even our countries and …

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Make peace education a philosophy

Globally, many soldiers die because of wars and conflicts. Families of soldiers suffer mental agony and trauma, and the respective nations lose their precious human resources and productivity. Therefore, there is an urgent need to emphasize peace education on a global scale to avoid conflicts and wars; and promote peace …

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The answer to a record number of crimes and deaths?

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) – The escalation in the rate of homicides and non-fatal shootings in 2020 in Louisville is due to young adults and adolescents lacking the ability or knowledge to handle disputes, LMPD Homicide Unit Lt. Donny Burbrink said. Conflicts can be faced at all ages and at all …

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Peace education in Iraq: laying the foundations for sustainable development [EN/AR] – Iraq

Basra, March 14, 2019 – Strengthen the capacity of universities across Iraq to contribute to the achievement of SDG 16: Peace, justice and strong institutions, UNDP Iraq, national NGO, Iraq Al-Amal and UNESCO Chair in Peace Studies at the University of Innsbruck, has jointly launched a new national program – …

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Peace Education – The VOICE

Youth explore appreciating differences at the Peace Ed Diversity Leaders Camp. THEliving in a nation that feels more and more divided every day can have an emotional impact on all of us. But bright spots in this tumultuous time exist in our community. The Peace Education Program is one of …

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AFSC Ends Ferguson Violence Begins with Peace Education / Public Information Service

ST. LOUIS – Many Missourians fear that more violence is inevitable, whether or not Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson is charged with the shooting death of Michael Brown. That’s why one group says giving today’s teens conflict resolution skills is the key to a calmer, more just society in the …

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Peace education transforms conflict and violence in Louisville

A network of young people and adults is transforming conflict and violence in our city. Peace Ed and our partners create islands of safety and respect where young people resolve their conflicts non-violently. Our network of trained adults in 88 schools and 67 community sites work on the streets and …

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