In this powerful 11-minute documentary, “Slaying the Dragon,” Billa Nanra shares his story of incarceration and how the Peace Education Program empowered him to kick a 22-year heroin addiction and get his life back on track.
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The Prem Rawat Foundation renewed a partnership with the Prison Education Foundation (FUNAP) to offer the Peace Education Program in more prisons across São Paulo, Brazil.
A counselor with the Judicature Council in Quintana Roo, Mexico, talks about how Peace Education Program is having an “incredible” and “transforming” impact on inmates.
In short video clip, Prem Rawat shares perspective on why the Peace Education Program has a huge impact on people in prisons.
The Prem Rawat Foundation is partnering with the National Institute for Juvenile Social Inclusion to offer the Peace Education Program to troubled youth throughout Uruguay.
The Prem Rawat Foundation is partnering with the South Africa Department of Correctional Services to expand the Peace Education Program at correctional facilities throughout the country.
Today SABC News interviewed Prem Rawat about the Peace Education Program in a national television broadcast across South Africa. Watch it here.
Penitentiary Administration in São Paulo, Brazil Shows Support for Peace Education Program in News Coverage
The Penitentiary Administration in São Paulo, Brazil showed support for the Peace Education Program by highlighting it in a news article.
The American Probation and Parole Association (APPA) will showcase the Peace Education Program as a tool to help keep communities safe.
In recognition of the Peace Education Program as a powerful tool for rehabilitation, Italian officials recently acted to make the innovative workshop series available to incarcerated people across the country.
Prem Rawat’s meeting about the Peace Education Program with officials at the Italian Senate was covered extensively in the Italian news.
Prem Rawat Meets with Italian Officials to Consider Peace Education Program in Correctional Facilities
Prem Rawat recently met with officials at the Italian Senate in Rome to speak about how the Peace Education Program can help foster personal rehabilitation in correctional facilities and beyond.
A comprehensive new study assessed the impact of the Peace Education Program on 604 incarcerated participants across four continents, finding remarkable results.
The Central Virginian newspaper marked “Mental Health Awareness Month” on May 12 by publishing an article that highlights how the Peace Education Program “can help improve mental health and well-being.”
Peace Education Program volunteers from across Latin America recently came together for the International Corrections & Prisons Association in Argentina, highlighting how teamwork can help this innovative program benefit more inmates.
ICPA 2019: Volunteers Present Peace Education Program to International Corrections Leaders in Argentina
The Peace Education Program has benefited thousands of inmates across the world, and it is poised to benefit thousands more after volunteers recently introduced it to leaders at the International Corrections and Prisons Association (ICPA) conference.