Forage Center Holds Successful Coastal Promise Field Simulation at La Roche College, Pittsburgh, PA

The Forage Center for Peacebuilding and Humanitarian Education, Inc. recently partnered with La Roche College in Pittsburgh, PA to hold its Coastal Promise Field Simulation May 23-24, 2018. The event was held as part of La Roche College’s Global Development and Humanitarian Aid Training Program.   The simulation replicated the conditions that might exist in aContinue reading “Forage Center Holds Successful Coastal Promise Field Simulation at La Roche College, Pittsburgh, PA”

Students Get Taste of Humanitarian Aid Work in 70-Hour Roleplaying Simulation, S-CAR News, 3/29/18

I’ve shared before about the simulation that the Forage Center offers in Florida every March.  We will offering a fall simulation in addition (date and location to be announced).  A recent attendee, John Grover, wrote this piece about his experiences in the most recent School for Conflict Analysis and Resolution Newsletter. Click here or belowContinue reading “Students Get Taste of Humanitarian Aid Work in 70-Hour Roleplaying Simulation, S-CAR News, 3/29/18”

Coastal Promise Field Simulation Ends 3/18/18; Emphasis on Responding to Human Need

The Coastal Promise Field Simulation ended yesterday, Sunday, March 18, 2018.  The event began on Thursday, March 15.  The full immersion field simulation replicates conditions that NGO workers face in the field when humanitarian tragedy strikes and peacebuilding responses are needed.   This year’s program was set in the fictitious country of  “Costero.”  The event wasContinue reading “Coastal Promise Field Simulation Ends 3/18/18; Emphasis on Responding to Human Need”