Tag Archives: Nelson Mandela

#Imagine Zimbabwe, through the lens of Andrea

My name is Andrea and I am a graduate student at the University of Bradford pursuing a Master’s degree in African Peace and Conflict Studies.  I read Aleksandra’s essay on imagining peace in Poland and I wish that I, too, … Continue reading

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#Imagine Philippines, through the lens of Leo

‘Peace is possible amidst diversity’ My name is Leo Buccahan, an MA student in Peace, Conflict and Development. I was raised in a remote village in Luzon, one of the three major islands in the Philippines. With 7,107 islands that … Continue reading

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The journey of 2013 – Bayo’s Story

 I met Bayo in N.Y.S.C camp and we became friends even though he was a handful; it didn’t end there we found ourselves as colleagues in our Place of Primary Assignment. I’m pretty excited at his transformation, we used to … Continue reading

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