Author Archives: Peaceworks

Volunteering at Share Stories Open Minds

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When I heard the name ‘Hamari Muskaan’ for the first time I thought that the name itself suggested that my work would be to bring smiles on the faces of children I would be working Read More …

Golpo Mela—storytelling through films

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Storytelling is an art that can be adapted to whichever medium the storyteller chooses. Music, art, theatre, film. And so many more. This year, for Golpo Mela—The PeaceWorks Storytelling Festival, we chose to depart from the Read More …

Workshop on the Human Rights Defenders module-DPS Patna

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‘Rights are something we are born with. But not something we should take for granted.’ As a part of the introductions, we asked each of the twenty-six teachers participating in human rights workshop to share Read More …

Peer guide training at Delhi Public School, Patna

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‘Good morning Ma’am’, a chorus greeted us as we walked into the indoor games area at Delhi Public School [DPS] Patna. A group of twenty-seven middle and high school students armed with sheets of information Read More …

The Idea of Nationalism- International Conference on Teaching History 2016

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‘The Idea of Nationalism’- the second International Conference on Teaching History was held on 10, 11 and 12 November 2016 in Calcutta. This year’s conference looked at what is arguably the most contested idea of Read More …