In this blog, Soraia Muner shares her perspective on facilitating the Peace Education Program for homeless people in Brazil. “I have degrees in psychology and nursing,” said a participant. “I like the Peace Education Program and learned a lot about the breath and its importance.”
Fulfilling the mission of the Mauritius Police Force (MPF) to protect the public often requires officers to stay calm and focused even amid the most stressful of circumstances. To help with this, the MPF recently worked with TPRF volunteers to offer the Peace Education Program to a group of 28 officers, and more sessions are in the works.
After winning accolades at numerous film festivals for how it powerfully documents the impact of peace education on the lives of Texas inmates, Inside Peace will be shown on PBS television stations across the U.S.
After spending 21 years in prison for murder, Sean Walker was released in 2014. Since then, he has been working to help others, and Georgia Governor Nathan Deal has cited his successful rehabilitation as a sign of what’s possible when inmates are offered the supportive programs they need to re-enter society and live productive lives. In this letter, Sean writes about how the Peace Education Program helped him get his life on track.
On July 22 CBS affiliate KCAL TV covered the Peace Education Program (PEP) on its popular morning show, featuring an interview with TPRF volunteer Sally Weaver that was broadcast throughout Southern California.
Taylor’s University in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, was the first institution in the country to offer the Peace Education Program. This video features the perspective of students participating in the course, as well as footage of TPRF Founder Prem Rawat’s meeting with them in October of 2016.