ACR Gathering: Defining Our Field and Work in Challenging Times

I’ve written before about the initiative that was started at Point of View/George Mason University in June that is looking at our field, the challenges it faces, and ways to better connect those working to advance conflict resolution and peacebuilding.   At Point of View in June 2017,  50 professionals from organizations were brought together forContinue reading “ACR Gathering: Defining Our Field and Work in Challenging Times”

3 Upcoming Conferences Where Discussions on Defining the Field and Challenges Faced Will Take Place

By: David J. Smith, September 25, 2017 I’ll written before about the process that began at Point of View in Virginia in June to better define the field and consider challenges we now face. During the upcoming Association for Conflict Resolution (Dallas, TX, October 11-14), Alliance for Peacebuilding (Washington, DC, October 11-13), and Peace andContinue reading “3 Upcoming Conferences Where Discussions on Defining the Field and Challenges Faced Will Take Place”

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”