USIP Works in Afghan Higher Education to Promote Peace Education

by: David J. Smith, April 5, 2017 The U.S. Institute of Peace is working with universities in Afghanistan to reduce extremism and promote peace education.  This article by Joshua Levkowitz highlights the important work that is taking place. Click below to read the entire piece

UNESCO’s Guide for Teachers on the Prevention of Violent Extremism

By David J. Smith, December 8, 2016 In May UNESCO developed a guide for teachers in confronting violent extremism with their students.  It provides practical tips for educators. Click below for more information and a copy.

College and University Peacebuilding Approaches to Violent Extremism and Youth Recruitment October 6th – 8th, 2016, Cleveland, Ohio, USA

By: David J. Smith, September 13, 2016 College and University Peacebuilding Approaches to Violent Extremism and Youth Recruitment October 6th – 8th, 2016, Cleveland, Ohio, USA Discounted registration available through September 15th.  Space is limited to 300 people.   https://www.csuohio.edu/cehs/cve/cve-conference Hosted at Cleveland State University, in collaboration with the Alliance for Peacebuilding, Baldwin Wallace University, Cuyahoga Community College,Continue reading “College and University Peacebuilding Approaches to Violent Extremism and Youth Recruitment October 6th – 8th, 2016, Cleveland, Ohio, USA”