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Announcing the Compartir Peace Education Prize – Colombia

The Compartir Foundation will award a new Peace Education Prize that recognizes, promotes and makes visible in Colombia educational projects, teachers and principals, who are also transforming leaders using active pedagogical strategies – participatory, inclusive and meaningful practices – that promote attitudes, beliefs and practices consistent with cultures of peace, especially in contexts where exclusion, aggression and violence practices have been common. [continue reading…]

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How Do Peace Educators Deal With Culture?

How do you cope with the challenges and avail yourself of the opportunities of multicultural work environments? As part of a graduate project, the Tampere Peace Research Institute (TAPRI) at University of Tampere, Finland, is investigating peace educators’ and peace workers’ views on the role of culture in their teaching and training practices. [continue reading…]