Supporters of The Prem Rawat Foundation (TPRF) have been organizing a range of creative fundraising events in Ottawa, Canada over the last few years. In this blog David Pritchard reports on what they’ve been up to.
After spending 21 years in prison for murder, Sean Walker was released in 2014. Since then, he has been working to help others, and Georgia Governor Nathan Deal has cited his successful rehabilitation as a sign of what’s possible when inmates are offered the supportive programs they need to re-enter society and live productive lives. In this letter, Sean writes about how the Peace Education Program helped him get his life on track.
Agnès Levitte helps oversee the Peace Education Program (PEP) in France. In this interview she reflects on her experience as a volunteer and reports on how PEP is being warmly received in cities throughout the country.
Marian Masoliver is a filmmaker who, along with Simon Edwards, recently visited Colombia to document the effect that the Peace Education Program (PEP) is having on ex-combatants, victims, and other groups impacted by the five-decade civil war that is ending there. In this blog, she reflects on the experience.
Marian Masoliver is a filmmaker who, along with Simon Edwards, is currently in Colombia to document the effect that the Peace Education Program (PEP) is having on ex-combatants, victims, and other groups impacted by the five-decade civil war that is ending there. In this blog, she reports on her experience traveling to the village of Santa Lucia to meet with members of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC), the country’s largest rebel group.
The Peace Education Program was recently represented at the First World Forum on Urban Violence and Education for Coexistence and Peace in Madrid. Tomás del Arco reports on the Forum for TPRF.