(Mexico) Working on Peace and Conflict Resolution Education in Mexico: Lessons Learned

Presented by: Thomas Zapf, International Service for Peace (SIPAZ) and Mauricio Salazar, Services and Consulting for Peace (SERAPAZ)
Presented at: 4th International Conference on Conflict Resolution Education
Date of Session: June 10, 2011

Session Description: This panel shares the experience of two organizations working on Peace and Conflict Resolution Education in Mexico, for more than 15 years. Lessons learned and challenges encountered in a highly multicultural, conflictive and complex context will be presented, both within and outside the formal education system. As strategies are developed intercultural challenges as well as conflicts within and without institutions are important to consider.