Seeds of Peace
Description: Maluku is an archiple in East Indonesia, which was torn by a conflict from 1999-2002. This conflict developed along religious lines, Muslims and Christians were fighting each other. Nowadays, while the district government plans to make Maluku a 'laboratory of peace', IVP Indonesia already implements it... This project brings Muslim and Christian youth together by way of a common activity: planting of trees. Planting trees is a good and ‘safe’ vehicle to bring the two communities together. Trees are moreover symbols of hope, growth and diversity. At the end it is also a positive action against global warming
Type of Work: planting of trees at the island of Buru. Due to the weather-conditions work starts early morning till beginning of afternoon. Peace-education and environmental education sessions at schools
Study Theme: the past conflict in Maluku recent conflicts in the world and its causes peace and environmental education
Accommodation: at the house of a local family
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Introduce The community To Organique Agriculture, preventing Global Warming, and Being Self Sufficient In Water
19 Feb 2018 - 04 Mar 2018
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