The UNESCO Chair for Peace Education at the University of Puerto Rico organizes a yearly keynote address on topics related to the promotion of a culture of peace. For the 2008-2009 academic year the university received the distinguished educator Betty Reardon, who offered the Keynote Address Human Rights Learning: Pedagogies and Politics of Peace. The publication of this conference in Spanish and English allows us to share these ideas with a wider academic audience.
(Original article: Metta Center for Nonviolence) “Education is the root system underlying all other systems. Given the grave and potentially catastrophic problems we face, it is critical that we provide [continue reading…]
Prepared by Felisa Tibbitts for UNESCO, the Council of Europe, the OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights and the Organization of American States (2015). From the Foreword: Education [continue reading…]
(Original article: Eastern Mirror, Oct. 11, 2015) Peace Channel had conducted a one day capacity building programme for peace club leaders, members and teacher coordinators on October 10 at the [continue reading…]