Young girl from Mali

Teaching Peace:
Education as an Essential Peacebuilding Tool

The conference is free, but please register.

Fri., Oct. 30

Location:
Park University
PDL Conference Center - map

1 p.m.-4 p.m.

Keynote Speaker

David Smith
President, Center for Peacebuilding and Humanitarian Education, Inc.

Sat., Oct. 31

Sat., Oct. 31 - JCCC

Location:
Johnson County Community College
Regnier Center - map

9 a.m.-3:15 p.m.


(Photos by Abigail Hayo)

A two-day conference exploring the role of education in peacebuilding.

This conference is free and open to the public. Please register for Saturday's free lunch.

You will have the opportunity to meet and visit with members of Kansas City’s organizations who have engaged in post-conflict peacebuilding in Uganda and elsewhere,

The conference is also ideal for college students interested in the larger topics of international relations, journalism, healthcare in developing the world, social justice and peace/conflict studies.

Not-for-profit organizations working in Uganda will have information available for those interested in joining their efforts.

Friday, October 30
1 p.m.-4 p.m.
Park University
PDL Conference Center

Saturday, October 31
9 a.m.-3:15 p.m.
Johnson County Community College
Regnier Center

Sponsored by:

Johnson County Community College
Medical Missions Foundation
Park University
Rockhurst University