The purpose of the training manual is to be used in university courses and training workshops on conflict analysis and resolution, with a focus on Islamic perspectives. The information in the manual aim to develop and improve participants’ knowledge and skills of conflict analysis and resolution in an Islamic context.
Month: January 2018
Almost all refugees are suffering from religious persecution or fleeing war, with over half originating from South Sudan, Afghanistan and Syria. These places have been brutalized by terrorists and dictators. So how can we help to educate refugees for peace and stop them from going down the same path? We know that child soldiers can become peace educators, so what steps need to be taken to help refugees learn the value of peace?
Full scholarships are available to Central American and Dominican Republic residents to study at the UN mandated University for Peace in Costa Rica.
Young people who have experienced conflict firsthand have a vital role to play in peacebuilding. However, in many cases they are seen not as positive forces for peace, but rather as threats to it. Recent research conducted by Conciliation Resources with youth from five different conflict regions identified the five key changes which need to be made to ensure young people are able to participate in creating more peaceful societies.
Over Zero seeks a trainer to support its core programmatic work in training and capacity building for civil society groups. These trainings introduce groups to key concepts and approaches for counteracting the impact of Dangerous Speech. The Trainer will be responsible for leading trainings and identifying and coordinating new training opportunities in the United States.
The website for the Peace Psychology Div. 48 of the American Psychological Association includes a section called “Teach Peace” with resources for teachers (syllabi, lecture outlines, PowerPoint presentations, class activities, …