RotaryPeaceChula

Rotary Peace Center at Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand

Howdy, y’all!

So we are finally settling into our routine at the Rotary Peace Center.  Orientation and self-care were the topics of the first week.  Interesting concept, self-care.  The idea is that … Continue reading

January 30, 2018 · Leave a comment

Make the World A Better Place

My 5 year old daughter came across this sentence of hope, last year during a Michael Jackson’ s Show while we were on holidays. The show had  this little girl … Continue reading

June 30, 2017 · Leave a comment

Reflecting on the future of the European Union: still a model of peace-building?

As I write this blog, Europeans are holding their breath to know if tomorrow people in the United Kingdom will choose for their country to remain in the European Union … Continue reading

June 24, 2016 · Leave a comment

Redefining my perspective of what conflict resolution means

Since I was a kid I always lived “internationally”.  My family background and my father’s profession took me very early far from my country, Uruguay, for many years.  When I … Continue reading

March 1, 2016 · Leave a comment

Sorry: My Nonviolent Idol is Still Mahatma Gandhi of India

Dear Leticia Xornam Afeti, I am currently on a three month fellowship program on international conflict resolution at the Rotary Peace Center at Chulalongkorn University in Bangkok, Thailand. I am … Continue reading

February 24, 2016 · Leave a comment

Chula, I’ll be back!

A few weeks in Thailand and I don’t want to leave at the end of this intense program. I am not tired.   I have found professional and dedicated Rotary and … Continue reading

January 27, 2016 · 1 Comment

Small Notes

Since starting the formal lessons 10 days ago, I’ve learned much as a Rotary Peace Fellow. Too much to list here, of course. I write most of the general theory … Continue reading

January 25, 2016 · Leave a comment