Pope’s prayer for the victims of the war in Iraq: Peace, justice and serene coexistence

Amid the ruins of Mosul, Pope Francis prays for the victims of the war in Iraq and across the Middle East. By the editor of Vatican News Pope Francis arrived at the Hosh al-Bieaa center in Mosul on Sunday morning where he prayed, among the ruins and with the Iraqi …

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Logan Family Gymnasium Groundbreaking Ceremony Celebrates Peace, Justice and Unity

The Town of Evanston and Friends of the Robert Crown Center officially opened the Logan Family Gymnasium earlier this month in a ceremony attended by members of the Logan family, the Evanston Parks and Recreation Board and friends of the Robert Crown Center. The public was invited to attend the …

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Zimbabwe: prisons launch peace education initiative

Zimbabwe Prisons and Correctional Service (ZPCS) last week launched a peace education program that aims to address the mental aspects of prisoners. The program aims to help prisoners achieve inner peace, which will help them to live in harmony with others after their reintegration into society. The Mental Resilience Initiative …

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Spalding University launches anti-racism program to promote peace and justice through education

On Martin Luther King Jr.’s Day, Spalding University in downtown Louisville announced that it is launching an online anti-racism training and professional development program that is aligned with its mission to promote peace and justice through education. “Restorative Practices for Anti-Racism Travel” is a series of virtual courses that will …

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Appalachian Peace Education Center Remembers Martin Luther King Jr. at 34th Annual Celebration | WJHL

through: News channel staff 11 Posted: January 16, 2021 / 4:35 PM EST / Update: January 16, 2021 / 4:35 PM EST FILE – In this file photo from April 3, 1968, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. makes his last public appearance at the Mason Temple in Memphis, Tenn. The …

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Communities In Schools ® (CIS ™) issues statement in support of peace, justice and democracy

ARLINGTON, Virginia., January 7, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Communities in schools® (CIS ™), the national organization that ensures that every student, regardless of race, postcode or background of marginalization, has what they need to be successful in school and beyond, has released the following statement today: “Yesterday morning our …

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UNODC will host a special dialogue on strengthening peace, justice and the SDGs through education today, get details here

Sign up for updated results UNODC E4J Global Dialogue Series: The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) is organizing its “E4J Global Dialogue Series” from December 1-4, 2020, which aims to empower children, youth and educators and promote the rule of law . As part of this series, …

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Leaders aspire to make Atlanta a global hub for peace education

By Maria Saporta As Atlanta’s top corporate and civic leaders continue to forge a multi-faceted relationship with Nobel Peace Prize laureates, a complementary effort is underway to make the Atlanta area a hub for the education and research on peace. The Atlanta Peace Education Initiative has already garnered support from …

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Editorial: We must be witnesses of peace, of justice in the aftermath of the elections

Elections are, by definition, fraught with tension, because they create winners and losers. But never in our lifetime have we been confronted with the very real possibility – indeed, the probability – that violence could erupt in the aftermath of election day, if not during it. A foundation of our …

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