RotaryPeaceChula

Rotary Peace Center at Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand

Gender & Conflict Resolution

A few days ago, Alan Rickman, more likely known for his role as Severus Snape, passed away . I would prefer to remember this fine British actor as a “male … Continue reading

January 20, 2016 · Leave a comment

My Journey as a Rotary Peace Fellow 2 Weeks On

Monday, 4th January 2016, at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport around 10:00am, I waved my wife Jess, son Eddie, my siblings Grace and Eric and my friend Sam good-bye as … Continue reading

January 18, 2016 · Leave a comment

A Long Road to Peace

It is Monday afternoon, June 8, after I had checked through customs and immigration before taking a peep up to inhale deeply the Thai air and exhale loudly.  It had … Continue reading

June 29, 2015 · 4 Comments

Perceptions of Goals

During the past week of class, we learned Chris Mitchell’s definition of conflict (1981):     “A conflict situation is any situation in which two or more parties perceive they possess … Continue reading

June 25, 2015 · Leave a comment

My Anxiety & Chronological Journey to Thailand

I was encouraged to apply for the Rotary Peace Fellowship by a former office colleague of mine, Pushpi, who was a Rotary Peace Fellow at the Rotary Peace Center at … Continue reading

June 23, 2015 · 2 Comments

A Life Altering Experience

As one who has never flown outside my country, everything is new.  It was a lesson for me.  After having the message that I was selected to this course I … Continue reading

February 16, 2015 · Leave a comment

Some reflections on Conflict, Gender & Power…

As a lawyer, my international work has focused on the legal framework and institutions affecting peace and conflict.  I have had the opportunity to be involved in work that seeks … Continue reading

January 20, 2015 · Leave a comment