Tag: pacifism

How I Become a Pacifist?

How I Become a Pacifist?

This article was originally published in Tampere Peace Research Institute‘s book A Flying Finn – Finnish Civil Society Actors in The Global Sphere under the title How I Became What I Am – The Role Of International NGO Experiences In Finding One’s Path. I’m a 

Re(de)fining Work Against Violence

Re(de)fining Work Against Violence

Crises, Conflicts and Development: Multifaceted Perspectives to Security 11. – 12.2.2010 Helsinki, Finland. Organizer: Finnish Society for Development Research. Website: http://www.kehitystutkimus.fi/conference. Given my background as a peace activist and peace educator – not as a scientist – this is not going to be a academic