Rotary Peace Center at Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand

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

Learning from John Paul Lederach

Reading that chapter on “Simplicity and Complexity” in the book, The Moral Imagination by John Paul Lederach, I was led to reflect on the potential of his ideas on peacebuilding. … Continue reading

June 24, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Dance of Peace

The slow, graceful movements of traditional Thai dance are fascinating to me.  The fingers are curved backwards, sometimes with extremely long fingernails, and placed into precise formation to emphasize their … Continue reading

July 24, 2013 · Leave a comment

The First Week

The first week of the course was fun and intense. I was sitting in the room with a super cold AC but my palms were sweating.  Why?  Because I was … Continue reading

January 21, 2013 · Leave a comment