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.
Dr Helen Caldicott Lecture Tuesday, 15th November 7:30pm @ AUT University - Noted physician, anti-nuclear activist and Nobel Peace Prize nominee Dr Helen Caldicott is visiting NZ from Australia, .courtesy of the NZ Peace Foundation. For tickets and further details, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Please register your interest. We expect to be able to sell tickets for this event from 25th October. Please email us to indicate your interest.
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.
For Adults and Teens - Life changing and skills-based courses to create more peace, love and respect within your family and wider community. read more...
For primary and secondary schools and full immersion Maori schools (kura) - Cool Schools Peer Mediation Programme, Leadership through Peer Mediation, Kia Tau te Rangimarie, and Responding to Armed Conflict. read more...
Peace cities, activities, events and campaigns that promote nuclear-free zones, tolerance and multicultural living, and a culture of peace based on social, economic, environmental justice read more...