In teaching about peacebuilding and conflict resolution, concepts are critical. None is more important than bright spots and positive deviance. Here are some examples and teaching tips.
This week, I kept getting reminded of the importance of empathy in peacebuilding work. I explore some of those ideas here.
This is the first of a series of blg posts I will do while writing the instructor's guide for From Conflict Resolution to Peacebuilding. Both the book and the guide will be available in the fall. Here, I focus on why we need to practice what we preach in the classroom--and everywhere else.