Publications

Decolonizing Peace: anthology published in celebration of the 25th anniversary of the UNESCO Chair for Peace Education

“Descolonizar la Paz: Entramado de Saberes, Resistencias y Posibilidades” is an anthology published in celebration of the 25th anniversary of the UNESCO Chair for Peace Education, University of Puerto Rico. The ideas explored in this volume indicate possible pathways towards decolonizing peace, by breaking from hegemonical models of peace and proposing alternate ways of thinking and praxis. [continue reading…]

Research

Peace Education in Afghanistan: A Comparative Study of Conflict and Post-Conflict School Textbooks

In a thesis, Hafiza Yazdani evaluates three different approaches to education in Afghanistan by examining a range of school textbooks from a peace education perspective. This thesis focuses in particular on the extent to which the objectives of peace education appear in Afghanistan’s newly developed school textbooks between the years 2004 and 2014. [continue reading…]