Launching the ‘Writing for Peace” Programme

Come and Write for Peace! Today is World Peace Day and we join hands with Words and More (Kids) to spread the word for a harmonious future for our children. Write stories, poems or articles about peace and get selected for the Writing for Peace Collection! Entries accepted from September 21, 2011 at (See … More Launching the ‘Writing for Peace” Programme

“Who’s your SHero?” Essays

We present below the six essays selected for special recognition at “Who’s your SHero?” They will also be published in the Aseema Trust’s children’s newsletter, Chakram-Chakram. English Essays Who’s your Shero By:V R Sanjana 1[Bala Vidya Mandir] Who’s your Shero? by: Sandhya 1[Avvai Home] sandhya 2 sandhya 3 sandhya 4 Who’s your Shero? by:Sameer Barretto … More “Who’s your SHero?” Essays

Who’s your Shero!

‘Who’s your Shero’ was a writing event organized by the Prajnya Trust’s Education for Peace Initiative, during the 16 Days Campaign against Gender Violence in December 2010. The event involved 6th grade students from various city schools who sent in their essays on the topic, honoring women who made a difference at the community, local or national/international levels.  There were essays … More Who’s your Shero!

New Prajnya Study: Survey of Civil Society Peace Education Initiatives

We finally posted Anupama Srinivasan’s study, “A Survey of Civil Society Peace Education Programmes in South Asia” on our website, take a look. As the abstract says: This paper surveys the engagement of civil society with peace education in South Asia, specifically focusing on initiatives in the classroom. It describes the key players engaged in peace education … More New Prajnya Study: Survey of Civil Society Peace Education Initiatives

Blogging for peace

This  blog is EPI’s way of reaching out to and staying in touch with the community of educators, peace activists and peace educators with whom we have connected in the course of carrying out the research studies that were supported by the Sir Ratan Tata Trust in 2008-09.  We hope it will serve as a forum for us to … More Blogging for peace