Peace Workshop

Role of Academia

Presenters at Peace & Non Violence Conference Makerere University Uganda, March 14, 2003

The Humanist Movement at Makerere  and  The Peace Resource Centre (PERECE), with funding from the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) Foundation ,  presented a Half Day International Workshop to bring together scholars & practitioners to explore Peace and Non-Violence.  Some of the papers and presentations made at the conference are available on this page.

Venue: Senate Conference Hall-Makerere University, Kampala
Date: Friday 14th March, 2003
Time: 1:00p.m-5:00p.m

Papers Presented For Discussion

bullet 2:00-2:30 p.m
" The Role of the Academia in Peace Building in Africa."
Keynote speech by Assoc.Dean Faculty of Arts, Dr. Edith Natukunda

bullet 2:30-3:15 p.m
"Women and the Promotion of Peace and Non -Violence, an African Perspective"
Catherine Muthoni UN-NGO Board, Nairobi Kenya

bullet 3:15-4:00 p.m
" The Role of Information Technology in Promoting Peace and Non-Violence" [Download]
Ken Dickinson, Director Bay Area Information Technology Centre, California, USA.

bullet 4:00-4:45 p.m
" Non-Violent Teaching Methods in Primary schools"
by Matovu Vincent F.R Headmaster, Vincent-Alex Matovu, Primary Boarding School.

bullet 4:45-5:30 p.m
Wrap-up Session

For further Information contact:

bullet Ken Dickinson
Marin Humanists
San Rafael, California  USA
[email protected]
bullet Samuel B. Mabikke
Makerere University  Humanist Club
P.O.Box 1665 Kampala
[email protected]

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