FOR TEACHING PEACE
this is a Work-In-Process. We learn
from every new Centre For Teaching Peace created.
Everyone has a unique piece of the puzzle to bring, which we recognize
and honour. Are we doing our best?
That is our quest – we invite your consideration and contribution to
help us serve in the highest and best interests of the Universe and all
are guided by the following values in our work, education and community
Respect the life and dignity of each human being without
discrimination or prejudice;
active non-violence, rejecting violence
in all its forms: physical, sexual, psychological, economic and social, in
particular towards the most deprived and vulnerable such as children and
Share my time and material resources in a spirit of
generosity to put an end to exclusion, injustice and political and economic
Defend freedom of expression and cultural diversity, giving
preference always to dialogue and listening without engaging in fanaticism,
defamation and the rejection of others;
consumer behavior that is responsible
and development practices that respect all forms of life and preserve the
balance of nature on the planet;
to the development of my community, with the full participation of women and
respect for democratic principles, in order to create together new forms of solidarity.
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