The Rotary Club of Sydney and IEP
City of Sydney Fire Station 211-217 Castlereagh Street, Sydney
Saturday 25 and Sunday 26 February 2023
9am arrival for 9:30 AM start, finish by 4:30 PM (Both days)
The Rotary Club of Sydney together with Rotary’s global peacebuilding partner the Institute for Economics and Peace (IEP), are collaborating to bring you a weekend workshop on the Principles of Positive Peace. Please do not miss out on this wonderful opportunity to be arm yourselves with the tools and knowledge to help be a force for positive change in your club, your workplace or your community.Our workshop will provide participants with an understanding of the principles of Positive Peace and practical applications for designing and implementing projects that promote peace. The topics covered will include: • The definition and history of Positive Peace • The 8 Pillars of Positive Peace as identified by IEP, and • How Positive Peace can help to prevent or resolve conflicts, promote sustainable development, and improve social cohesion and community resilience.
The workshop will be run by experienced Rotary/IEP facilitators. They will introduce the methods and research of IEP, the Global Peace Index and the Positive Peace Index and lead an examination of the 8 Pillars of Positive Peace. There will be interactive sessions, exercises, and other hands-on activities.By the end of the workshop, participants will be able to identify areas of need in their communities, workplaces and beyond that would benefit from an infusion of Positive Peace! They will have the tools to develop projects that deliver tangible, practical results that will promote an optimum environment for human potential to flourish – the overarching objective of Positive Peace.Register Now