Canadian School of Peacebuilding 2017

Canadian School of Peacebuilding 2017


We are gearing up for our 2017 Canadian School of Peacebuilding! Come and join us in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada this June for another year of relationship building and peacebuilding training. We offer 5-day intensive courses that are available for professional development, personal inspiration, or academic credit. CSOP is a learning community of diverse peacebuilders who come together to learn, network and engage in peacebuilding. It is a great opportunity for peacebuilders from all faiths, countries and identity groups. Everyone is welcome!


This year's courses take place over the following two weeks in June:


June 12 – 16, 2017

•   Journalism and Peacebuilding, with instructor David Balzer

•   Expressive Trauma Integration: Caregiving and Conflict Transformation, with instructor Odelya Gertel Kraybill

•   Exploring the Refugee Challenge, with instructor Stephanie Phetsamay Stobbe


June 19 – 23, 2017

•   Human Rights and Indigenous Legal Traditions, with instructor Val Napoleon

•   Gender and Violence: Theology and Peacebuilding, with instructor Carol Penner

•   Practices for Transforming the Peacebuilder, with instructor Ron Kraybill

•   Agroecological Peacebuilding: Becoming People of the Land, with instructors Cathy Campbell, Martin Entz, and Kenton Lobe

•   Peace Resources in Islam and Christianity, with instructors Mohammad Ali Shomali and Harry Huebner


Find more information about registration, course descriptions, and other peace resources at our website:


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