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  • Dancing to Understanding | Projects for Peace
    appreciating Tibetan culture As a dancer and choreographer Dian dreamed of playing a part in a deeper awareness and understanding of traditional Tibetan dance Working with Caochangdi Workstation one of the largest and most influential nonprofit dance organizations in China Dian selected six professional choreographers from over 100 applicants to participate in her project The group traveled to Lhasa Tibet for a four week intensive cultural immersion program where they

    Original URL path: http://www.davisprojectsforpeace.org/projects/projects/node/854 (2016-02-13)
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  • Roots of Reconciliation | Projects for Peace
    brutality and bloodshed Working in collaboration with the African Great Lakes Initiative Skye Macdonald and Kirsten Mandala and two Rwandan co teachers taught more than 200 students between the ages of five and 28 using themes ranging from community building and trust to diversity and prejudice and conflict resolution and peace Through games skill building activities and discussions students came to recognize their own prejudices focus on the values of

    Original URL path: http://www.davisprojectsforpeace.org/projects/projects/node/876 (2016-02-13)
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  • New Conversation for Peace in Caucasus | Projects for Peace
    Projects 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 Log On New Conversation for Peace in Caucasus Project 291 Year 2009 Country Georgia School St John s College Proposal 291pro pdf Report 291rep pdf Students Mariam Aduashvili Nini Aduashvili

    Original URL path: http://www.davisprojectsforpeace.org/projects/projects/node/903 (2016-02-13)
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  • Brighten Arts | Projects for Peace
    Forms International House News Search Projects 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 Log On Brighten Arts Project 286 Year 2009 Country USA School The School of the Art Institute of Chicago Proposal 286pro pdf Report 286rep pdf

    Original URL path: http://www.davisprojectsforpeace.org/projects/projects/node/888 (2016-02-13)
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  • Border Stories: A New Perspective on Mexican Immigration | Projects for Peace
    House News Search Projects 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 Log On Border Stories A New Perspective on Mexican Immigration Project 299 Year 2009 Country Mexico School Union College Proposal 299pro pdf Report 299rep pdf Students Kaitlyn

    Original URL path: http://www.davisprojectsforpeace.org/projects/projects/node/928 (2016-02-13)
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  • Kitab Korner | Projects for Peace
    in Pune India and through these libraries to provide books and activities to scores from underserved populations The libraries were built over the summer in locations ranging from government schools and hospitals to orphanages and learning centers in villages and in city slums Each library center was painted bright blue and yellow furnished comfortably and stocked with books in English Hindi and regional languages Librarians were trained and hired from

    Original URL path: http://www.davisprojectsforpeace.org/projects/projects/node/949 (2016-02-13)
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  • A Gain for Guyana | Projects for Peace
    Health Organization classifies malaria as endemic in Guyana and while the government there has made efforts to educate their people about malaria causes and prevention these efforts are primarily directed at the coastal more populated regions of the country The interior regions of Guyana populated largely by Amerindians have few resources to fight widespread infection This project s goal was to educate village populations in the interior of Guyana about malaria and to begin a bed and hammock net initiative to provide treated nets to households in these villages Working with local nonprofit development organizations educational sessions were held throughout the region focusing on the causes and impact of malaria and on the effective and inexpensive bednet prevention program Using their Projects for Peace grant Rachel and Abhay purchased netting sewing machines and thread and began instruction on the proper construction and treatment of the nets Nets were made and sold to villagers at a very low cost just enough to make the nets have value and help to ensure their continued use Rachel and Abhay made many contacts in Guyana and are continuing to raise funds in order to purchase more netting to supply to the sewers Their time

    Original URL path: http://www.davisprojectsforpeace.org/projects/projects/node/965 (2016-02-13)
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  • Give a Man a Fish, Teach a Man to fish. . . . | Projects for Peace
    International House News Search Projects 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 Log On Give a Man a Fish Teach a Man to fish Project 312 Year 2009 Country Panama School Wellesley College Proposal 312pro pdf Report 312rep

    Original URL path: http://www.davisprojectsforpeace.org/projects/projects/node/973 (2016-02-13)
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