The Peace Foundation is the operating name of the Foundation for Peace Studies Aotearoa/New Zealand Inc. - Te Tuapapa Rongomau o Aotearoa. The Peace Foundation is a not for profit organisation working to build peaceful relationships among people of all ages and cultures, from personal to global through education, research and action.
The national team of school programme consultants (Cool Schools, LtPM and Kia Tau te Rangimarie), met last week for a two day hui to up-skill, discuss successes and challenges and to engage in future planning to ensure our programmes remain relevant and accessible for schools. Back row (left to right): Tracey Innes, Cherie Mangu, Larissa Honders (intern), Lynn Scott, Carey-Lou Jones (admin), Sue Ferguson, Gillian Tasker. Front row: Tracy Scott, Christina Barruel (Head of Peace Education) and Lisa Gibson.
The Peace Foundation would like to thank the schools who participated in our 2016 peace symposium:
Auckland Girls Grammar School, Western Springs College, Mount Roskill Grammar School, Sancta Maria College, Mount Albert Grammar School, King’s College, Otahuhu College, Edgewater College, Waitakere College, Whangaparaoa College and Manurewa High School.
Schools’ Peace Week 2016 was a fantastic success with our best ever participation numbers – 264 schools from across the globe participated! We had schools in New Zealand, Pakistan, China, the USA, Jordan and New Caledonia participating. To read more about the event, please click here.