Defining our Field and Work – Continuation of the Point of View Sessions, Association for Conflict Resolution 2017 Conference, Dallas, 10/11 and 10/14/17

By: David J. Smith, September 18, 2017 If you are attending the Association for Conflict Resolution Conference in Dallas in October, you might want to attend these two sessions.  They will be continuations of the discussions on the field that took place at Point of View Retreat Center last June.  If you attended the PointContinue reading “Defining our Field and Work – Continuation of the Point of View Sessions, Association for Conflict Resolution 2017 Conference, Dallas, 10/11 and 10/14/17”

#1: Peace Week Practice – Learn About Unreported Conflicts and Efforts to Build Peace

By: David J. Smith, September 18, 2017 This week is Peace Week, culminating with the International Day of Peace on Thursday, September 21.   The UN General Assembly is in session this week, having officially opened last week with an emphasis on the world’s people.  Conflict and war is an ever present reality today.  Continue reading “#1: Peace Week Practice – Learn About Unreported Conflicts and Efforts to Build Peace”

International Day of Peace, September 21, 2017

By: David J. Smith, September 15, 2017 This coming Thursday, September 21, 2017 is the International Day of Peace.  Around the globe, peacebuilders will be gathering to further the work of peace.  Think about what things you could be doing on this day.   Everyday next week I will be posting about things we canContinue reading “International Day of Peace, September 21, 2017”