Bridges for Peace 2016

Click here to read the summary booklet of this conference and the 2017 Bridges for Peace conference held virtually.

Join us to co-create a shared vision and draft action plan for a peace movement that unites Rotarians, Rotary Peace Fellows, leaders, individuals, and communities.

Who:    This gathering is meant for individuals (such as Rotarian leaders/chairs; Rotary Peace Fellows; government/ civil society representatives; UN representatives / NGOs/ other service clubs, etc.) who are serious about guiding Rotary to peace and would like to help define a goal and vision for the Peace Area of Focus.

When:  September 25th– 27th, 2016
Optional: September 11-24th is the Winnipeg Peace Days and 91st Peace and Goodwill Weekend
Optional: September 28th– beginning of Rotary Joint Zones 24 – 32 Institute and Oscar Arias Keynote address

Where: Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
September 25-26: Canadian Museum for Human Rights
September 27(1/2 day): Circle of Life “Thunderbird House”

How: Open Space Technology will be utilized for the gathering format and will be facilitated by Richard Schultz.

Virtual Option:   We will also host a concurrent virtual conference for those who cannot travel to Winnipeg. Stay tuned for more information on attending this part of the conference.

For more information on this event, visit the event page on the Rotary Action Group for Peace website here. 



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