Gabriel Okatch

i am the founder of IN-RESONANCE NONVIOLENCE CENTER; NGO that explores the potential of arts (creative, visual and performance arts) in transforming ethnic conflicts whilst empowering communities. i also invest in building construction through new technologies e.g interlocking bricks (in the rural areas in nyanza). in short i am a peace-builder and enterpreneure

Teresa Puig Pastor

Teresa Puig Pastor  was born in Terrassa, Barcelona, Spain. Degree in Visual Arts from the University of Gloucestershire, United Kingdom. Master in Fine Arts from the University of Wales Institute Cardiff (UWIC), United Kingdom. 2013 Postgraduate in Art and Digital Culture by the UOC-LABoral, (Universitat Oberta de Catalunya and Center for Art and Industrial Creation) Art Residences in Berlin, Mexico...

Joanne Lauterjung Kelly Yangon

I have lived in Burma since 2011, and led programs such as the DRL-funded People In Need projects in Mon, Karen and Rakhine to reduce inter-communal tensions by networking and building capacity for community leaders, CSOs, and religious leaders. I have worked with UNFPA, UN World Food Programme, Myanmar Institute for Integrated Development, and the Myanmar Ministry of Social Welfare....

Christophe Barbey

  Christophe Barbey Irenist (peace activator, peace research, theory and practice, peace achievment-s), poet (smile cultivator) and lawyer (prevention, mediation and solutions) At the Enchanted Star Siernes Picaz road 46 CH-1659 Flendruz Switzerland +41 (0)79 524 35 74   Geneva office: C/° Centre John Knox 27, ch. des Crêts-de-Prégny CH-1218 Grand-Saconnex Switzerland​ For po-ethic activities “To live in poetry: At the flower of time, fruits by the bulk”,...

Dr. Kyoko Okumoto

yoko Okumoto holds a PhD in the Arts and Literature from Kobe College Graduate School of Letters in Japan and an MA in Peace Studies from Lancaster University in the UK. She is a Professor of Peace Studies, Conflict Transformation, and English Literature atOsaka Jogakuin University, a women’s university in Osaka, Japan. Her research fields are: conflict transformation/nonviolent intervention, the arts,...

bryan nykon

Photographer, Filmmaker, Public Relations Consultant Captured Films Ltd

Theresa Wolfwood 

Theresa Wolfwood is the director of the Barnard Boecker Centre Foundation in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. She organizes, writes and speaks on issues concerning peace, social justice, women, globalization and human rights. She participated in the World Peace Forum in Vancouver and was an international election observer in El Salvador in June, 2006. She co-coordinates Victoria Women in Black. She has written for Briarpatch, Peace Magazine, Peace News, Third World Resurgence & other publications....

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