The Peace Education Program was recently represented at the First World Forum on Urban Violence and Education for Coexistence and Peace in Madrid. Tomás del Arco reports on the Forum for TPRF.
Marian Masoliver is a filmmaker who has been traveling to document the effect that the Peace Education Program is having on diverse groups of people. In this blog she shares thoughts on the experience.
Inmates at Las Palmas Prison weren’t allowed out of their cells to attend last year’s Time for Peace Festival, which was held just down the road on the Spanish island of Gran Canaria. However, they didn’t let the steel bars keep them from expressing solidarity with the thousands of people who had gathered along the seashore for two weeks of events to promote and celebrate peace.