Several weeks back my boss David Smock, my colleague Palwasha Kakar, and I participated in an event at the Rumi Forum here in Washington, DC at which we discussed the work of the Religion and Peacebuilding Program at the U.S. 145 more words
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Mobaderoon Network awarded the LIVIA Foundation prize of honor for its non-violence efforts in Syria, 2014
“Planting the seeds of non violence will flourish the roses of peace” Mobaderoon network Syrian activists.
A clear vision to the syrian activists who believe and promote non-violence as the only way of action; implementing the several non violence programmes in provinces for 2 years.476 more words
Conflict is an inevitable event in our lives, that without it we won’t be given the chance to learn and improve our perspectives in life. This is a challenge for peacebuilders whom other people perceive as angels and superheroes who don’t have the right to get mad, or to be who they are, simply because they are expected to be peacebuilders. 967 more words
Posted by Randall Butler, CEO, The Institute for Sustainable Peace
At 9:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 22, I had the distinct privilege of speaking to members of Congregation Brith Shalom in an annual educational seminar held just prior to the Selichot services that kick off the High Holy Days. 475 more words