Forage Center to Hold Coastal Promise Exercise in Western Maryland, September 20-23, 2018: Registration Closes 9/7/18

The Forage Center for Peacebuilding and Humanitarian Education will hold its Coastal Promise Humanitarian and Peacebuilding Field Exercise September 20-23, 2018 in Swanton (Garrett County), MD, USA.  The location is about a 2.5 hour drive west of Washington, DC, 2 hours south of Pittsburgh, and 3 hours east of Columbus, OH. The exercise is openContinue reading “Forage Center to Hold Coastal Promise Exercise in Western Maryland, September 20-23, 2018: Registration Closes 9/7/18”

Conflict Summit Prepares High School Students for Humanitarian Field Work, George Mason University News, 7/28

By: David J. Smith, July 29, 2017 This piece is about the Conflict Resolution Youth Summit I participated in at George Mason University a few weeks back.  It focuses on the humanitarian simulation I ran on behalf of the Forage Center for Peacebuilding and Humanitarian Education, Inc. Click below to read

Fostering Humanitarianism with American Young People, Huffington Post, 7/24

By: David J. Smith, July 24, 2017 Here is my latest blog in Huffington Post.  I share my experiences last week working with high school students in learning about humanitarian action. Click below for the entire piece