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Archive for August, 2012

The RECONCILE Peace Institute

Rev. Shelvis Smith-Mather, the new principal of RPI, recruited a diverse class of students from across South Sudan for this year’s courses. RPI began in 2009 and currently offers three month certificates in Community-based Trauma Healing and Peace StudiesĀ and Conflict Transformation. Graduates from RPI return to their communities equipped with skills to address the wounds of war and build a culture of peace. Lucy Awate is a 2010 RPI alumni who currently works on staff at RECONCILE. “RPI transformed me personally, especially in regards to trauma. diflucan canada Most of us (in South Sudan) are survivors or victims. The course …Continue Reading