In partnership with community centres, activists, schools and youth clubs, the Peace Education Program will be made available to all Londoners over the age of 14 to help tackle the rise of violent crime across the capital.
The Peace Education Program is finding a welcome home at the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO). After evaluating the program in Malaga, Spain, officials are now recommending that it be incorporated into UNESCO’s efforts around the country and beyond.
The March 2018 issue of Corrections News features an article about how the Peace Education Program (PEP) is changing the lives of inmates at Wolston Correctional Centre in Queensland, Australia.
In this blog, Ivete Belfort and several other volunteers in São Paulo share their perspectives on what it’s like to be part of the Peace Education Program and how they see it helping participants in Brazil.
Steve Ahsmuhs shares perspective on facilitating the Peace Education Program for inmates at the Osceola County Corrections Department in the Orlando area of Florida.
Cintra Hardy, Jeff Camp, and John Hampton have facilitated 80 Peace Education Program (PEP) workshops for female inmates at Miami’s Metro Dade Detention Center. Cintra shares some of the women’s comments about looking for inner peace in prison.