Webinar | Indigenous Issues and Peace Education
For the sixth webinar, we shall explore the different peace education processes and initiatives carried out in the indigenous communities. Speakers from the indigenous communities of Mexico, Ghana, Canada, India and Thailand shall bring forth their experiences and practices of resolving conflicts and maintaining justice and peace not just within their communities but also in their interactions with people from outside.
The session will also have music and videos showcasing the rich life and work of the indigenous communities.
Nicholas – Oraon Adivasi Activist, India; Abu Karimu – Indigenous rights activist from Ghana; Pascuela Vazques Aguilar – Spokeswoman from the Chiapas indigenous community, Mexico; Surjit Haobijam – Peace Activist from Northeast India; Prem Singh Tharu – Asia Indigenous People’s Pact from Thailand; Joe Cloutier – Working with the native Canadian youths part of the Inner City Youth Development Association, Canada