RotaryPeaceChula

Rotary Peace Center at Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand

Bangkok Highlights

It’s the beginning of my journey from Nepal to Bangkok. I was warmly welcomed by my Rotary Host Counselor, Rotarians and Staff of the Rotary Peace Center at Chulalongkorn University. … Continue reading

January 27, 2014 · 2 Comments

Peace and Conflict Resolution: A Real Scenario – Bangkok

After a few days of general orientation and briefings about Chulalongkorn University, life in Bangkok and the current political situation in Thailand, the course started. Although the campus, some institutions … Continue reading

January 27, 2014 · Leave a comment

What Does Peace Look Like?

If you were to pose the general question – “What does peace look like?” –  individual responses would vary.  You would hear descriptive words such as: tranquility, utopia, harmony, serenity, … Continue reading

January 27, 2014 · Leave a comment

Amplifying Voices for Global Peace

“Peace for me is living with my family with adequate basic needs fulfilled, no fear to move, and speak what I want” (Local woman’s voice for peace in Nepal). Global … Continue reading

January 20, 2014 · Leave a comment

What Does ‘Peace’ Actually Look Like?

Is peace an evasive word? Is peace real? Is peace just a word? Dr. Johan Galtung (Peace, Positive and Negative; 1985) presents and explores peace as both ‘negative’ and ‘positive’.  … Continue reading

January 20, 2014 · 2 Comments

The Banality of Ethnic Conflict

In recent weeks, Sudan has returned to the headlines. Reports are coming out of South Sudan, the 193rd Member State of the United Nations, as it becomes engulfed in what … Continue reading

January 20, 2014 · Leave a comment

Sawadee ka Bangkok!

My initial days in Bangkok ran together in a blur of honking horns, clouds of chilli spice, immense development and scorching side walks. After arriving as the first of the … Continue reading

January 14, 2014 · Leave a comment