Mothobi Tlale is a 23-year-old facilitator of the Peace Education Program (PEP) in the Phiri area of Johannesburg, South Africa. In this story he writes about the positive impact the program had on his life.
Known as the “Queen of Textiles,” silk is a shimmering fabric that often signifies comfort, elegance, and style. The silk industry is a big business in India, and the government’s Ministry of Textiles supports it through a large agency called the Central Silk Board. The Silk Board recently started offering the Peace Education Program (PEP) to employees, with great results.