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Wednesday, 07 September, 2016

The training began on a high note with the ladies ready and eager to learn more about peace, starting with themselves. Session after session the women got to become freer, more comfortable and at home with the discussion topics.

Wednesday, 14 September, 2016
Maria del Corral

After four years of peace talks, and a lot of criticism from every side, official negotiators and FARC leaders have finally been able to reach a detailed agreement, which will allow FARC to abandon their armed fight and become a political party. However a democratic consultation has to be voted next October, to legalise the agreement... What makes this deal special, and perhaps hopeful, is that none of the previous attempts implied such a lengthy and detailed analysis and political and social debate, nor did they include such a wide array of influence from international guests from countries with similar armed conflicts and peace deals such as Ireland and South-Africa, plus the intervention of the UN both during the talks and during the post-conflict and disarmament period.

Wednesday, 24 August, 2016

Barbarchun is a name of a game that was played by men a long time ago. This was the central meeting point for the men from all the communities living in the vicinity to bring news from their specific areas of residence and discuss how to find solutions. They did this as they played the holes and stones game under a tree, hence the name of the area. This no longer happens as all the communities have become rivals. However Barbarchun has now been turned from a centre of dialogue and reconciliation into a refugee camp for warring communities.

Thursday, 01 September, 2016

Living Peace Day 5 - Living Peace through Forgiveness

Thursday, 01 September, 2016

Living Peace Day 4 - Living Peace through the telling of a New Story
Graphic Recording

Thursday, 01 September, 2016

Living Peace Day 3 - Living Peace in Leadership
Graphic Recording

Thursday, 01 September, 2016

Living Peace Day 2 - Living Peace with Head, Heart and Hands
Graphic Recording

Thursday, 01 September, 2016

Living Peace Day 1 - Living Peace across the world's divides
Graphic Recording

Friday, 19 August, 2016

Creators of Peace team in Baringo once again brought together 19 women from the Ilchamu and two from the Endorois communities in a workshop that took place in Kailer Village, Kenya. The three days evolved the woman to be hopeful and were left encouraged dispite backgrounds they come from.

Tuesday, 30 August, 2016

Following the Africa Coordination Group (ACG) sponsored training in Nigeria early in February 2016, the Zimbabwe team continued to work towards attaining some of the core issues relating to governance. Since the Council of Management team had already been put in place prior to the training, the whole group met to get a report back from Roy Ncube who had attended the training session wearing two hats: that of ACG member as well as secretary of Moral Re-Aramament/Initiatives of Change (MRA/IofC)Zimbabwe

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