Category Archives: Workshops

PLAY FOR PEACE

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PeaceWorks facilitated a 3-day intensive workshop on peace-building and conflict resolution by ‘Play for Peace’ a global organisation that brings together children, youth and organisations from communities in conflict. Play for Peace is a process of community building. It is the creation of ongoing learning partnerships that teaches people to be leaders of peace. The…

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Identity Workshop, St. Joseph’s College, Bowbazar.

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St Joseph’s College, Bowbazar, is a boys’ higher secondary school where we went for a workshop on Identity conducted by Sumeet Thakur as a part of the PeaceWorks School curriculum with boys from Class IX on the first day (4 February 2008) and Class XI on the second day (5 February 2008). We met the…

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Human Rights Workshop Chowringhee High School

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  Debolina Dutta conducted the first of its four-part series workshop, on issues of human rights, at Chowringhee High School on 15 January 2008. 18 students, both girls and boys, from standard VIII and IX participated in the one and a half hour session. The session started by screening two clippings from Anand Patwardhan’s Ribbons…

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Human Rights Defenders Groups Theatre Exercise

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The possibility of developing theatre into a medium that the Human Rights Defenders could use to protest and raise awareness was suggested by Oishik Sarkar at our first post workshop meeting. October  was narrowed down on as a feasible time to hold the one week workshop that was to be conducted by noted theatre-person and…

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