Council of School Leaders Winter Conference

 Location: Victoria Inn and Conference Center – WinnipegJoin us live at the Victoria Inn Hotel & Convention Centre in Winnipeg for a pre-conference evening on Thursday,February 15, 2024, with Keith Macpherson where he will present Making Sense of Mindfulness – An Eveningof Mental Health Training.This will be followed up with a wine/beer and cheese reception […]

An event with the MCIC

Local Brews and Global Views An MCIC event Local Brews + Global Views: Guest Host Dr. Kawser Ahmed with Kuwala Christian Girls’ School Hear about Kuwala Christian Girls School and how they’re improving education from volunteer President of Kuwala Christian Girls School and vice-chair of IG Wealth Management Mark Kinzel on Thursday, February 9th at […]

Webinar on Attempted Coup in Germany

Germany arrests 25 accused of plotting coup. The group of far-right and ex-military figures are said to have prepared for a “Day X” to storm the Reichstag parliament building and seize power. A man named as Heinrich XIII, from an old aristocratic family, is alleged to have been central to their plans. According to federal […]

Dismantling ‘freedom convoy’ must be coupled with education on the dangers of extremism

The “freedom convoy” that has taken over downtown Ottawa and inspired other protests is a diverse group of people who have shown themselves not to be interested in “freedom,” “unity” or “vaccine mandates.” Over the past two weeks, the protest has caused un-freedom; it has allowed extremist groups to gain space, ushering in counter-protesters. Their […]

I do what I love-research, teaching, and advocacy

Research and advocacy are essential in the field of peace and justice in order to create change. Through research, individuals and organizations are able to learn about the root causes of conflict and violence and identify potential solutions. Advocacy allows individuals and groups to raise awareness about issues and mobilize others to take action. Peace […]

Knowing peoples matter

Networking is important in research and activism in the peace and justice field because it allows individuals and organizations to share information and resources, and to collaborate on projects and campaigns. Networking can help to build relationships and trust, and to create a sense of community and solidarity among individuals and groups working towards peace […]