A CHILDREN'S STORY FOR OUR TIMES
The drifting iceberg called Athropolis is like a simplified version of our planet - with many of the same situations and problems that we are encountering or hearing about almost every day. The conflicts of cultures and nations; fear of things we don't understand; prejudice; the arms race and arms control - they are all represented on the iceberg. MORE...
PEACE CORPS KIDS WORLD
Join our pal, Traveler, as she explores the globe and learns about making a difference. Come on in to the home of adventure and service!
UNICEF VOICES OF YOUTH
This is where you can find about what affects children in today's world. It is also where you can speak your mind, share what you think with other young people and read what they have to say.
Some tips for resolving conflicts - without fighting.
THE UNITED NATIONS CYBERSCHOOLBUS
Use international days to learn about global issues such as health, peace, or the environment. Some of the International days covered here: Human Rights Day, World Environment Day, International Women's Day, World Health Day, United Nations Day, and International Day of Peace.
INTERNATIONAL YEAR FOR THE CULTURE OF PEACE
The new millennium gives us the chance for a new beginning, an opportunity to transform, all together, the culture of war and violence to a culture of peace and non-violence.
THE NOBEL PEACE PRIZE
The prizes are given to those who, during the preceding year, "shall have conferred the greatest benefit on mankind" and to the person who "shall have done the most or the best work for fraternity between nations, for the abolition or reduction of standing armies and for the holding and promotion of peace congresses."
CENTER FOR THE PREVENTION OF SCHOOL VIOLENCE
The Center focuses on ensuring that schools are safe and secure so that every student is able to attend a school that is safe and secure, one that is free of fear and conducive to learning.
THE ALLIANCE FOR A NEW HUMANITY
A coming together of open hearts and minds with a collective vision to create a more compassionate, just, peaceful and equitable society.
"There is no way to peace. Peace is the way." - M.K. Gandhi
Five curriculum units with guides for teachers and students about making, valuing, and keeping peace - every day.
CANADIAN CENTRES FOR TEACHING PEACE
To change the attitudes and behaviours at the world level, we must change the attitudes and behaviours at the individual level - which modern technology permits.
Free online picture books for Kids Who Care About Our World
The mission of Peace4Kids is to provide foster children and youth in need of a sense of belonging, with a safe, nurturing environment through which they learn cooperation, conflict resolution, and build self-esteem.
TEACH KIDS PEACE
A project of Honest Reporting dedicated to highlighting the culture of hatred that is being taught to children in certain parts of the world. TKP encourages the promotion of peace education for children in conflict zones, through raising public awareness and calling on world leaders to take necessary action to prevent this form of child abuse.
Creative Peace ideas. Check out the links listed on the left for creative ideas for integrating peace projects into your classroom.
INTERNATIONAL CAMPAIGN TO BAN LANDMINES
An international ban on the use, production, stockpiling, and sale, transfer, or export of antipersonnel landmines.
PEACE IN SPACE
Produced in celebration of the third United Nations Conference on the Exploration and Peaceful uses of Outer Space (UNISPACE III) with the cooperation of the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs.