Tuesday, February 23, 2021

Past Peace Innovators - Where are they now?

Peace Innovators logo with clockwise pictures of students Lena, Quinn and Olivia.

The Kindred Credit Union Centre for Peace Advancement, along with its partners, The Ripple Effect Education (TREE) and Kindred Credit Union, kicks off the next cycle of the Peace Innovators Scholarship and Mentoring Program on March 1, 2021 when the 2021-2022 application period opens.  

In anticipation of this, we caught up with program alumni to learn where they are now and how they look back on their time as Peace Innovators.

Wednesday, February 10, 2021

TREE grows online: Introducing the Conflict Toolkit Cohort program

Conflict Toolkit Cohort, a TREE program for youth graphic with wrench and bolt background

Despite worries that the COVID-19 pandemic might interfere with the ability of Kindred Credit Union Centre for Peace Advancement participants to continue their peacebuilding efforts, transitioning to a virtual environment jump-started new innovation at established organizations and new peace start-ups alike. This February, The Ripple Effect Education (TREE) introduces a brand new virtual program: The Conflict Toolkit Cohort.