The Peace Education Program is growing in Bouaké, Côte d’Ivoire’s second largest city, a place still scarred from its part in the outbreak of the 2002 rebellion that resulted in years of fighting and loss of life.
Bright Selikumah is a 14-year-old student at Otinibi Basic School who “has dazzled the staff and students” with his technical skills and inventions, according to a recent report in the Graphic Online, a local news outlet. The aptly named young man eats daily meals at the Food for People (FFP) facility, which he credits for helping fuel his success.
Today, Friday, November 18, the Diepkloof Urban News in Soweto, South Africa reports on the Peace Education Program and an upcoming event with Prem Rawat. Read the story here.
Jake Frankel, Executive Editor for The Prem Rawat Foundation, recently went to South Africa and logged the following report about the impact of the Peace Education Program in Soweto.
On October 8, Prem Rawat met with students who are participating in the Peace Education Program (PEP) at Taylor’s University in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.