How do we learn peace?
Feb 24, 2017
from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
|Where||129 Waring, University Park, PA 16802|
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Since 2009, the Outward Bound Peacebuilding has worked with partners around the world to design programs that integrate the Outward Bound educational model of learning by doing and reflecting, with peacebuilding skills and practice. Executive Director Ana Patel will present on the work and approach of Outward Bound Peacebuilding in an interactive session that explores this innovative approach to supporting and creating communities of peacebuilding leaders.
Ana Cutter Patel as the Executive Director of the Outward Bound Peacebuilding, brings over 20 years of experience to this position, with organizations such as the International Center for Transitional Justice, the UN Development Programme and The Andean Development Bank. She was an Adjunct Lecturer at the Center for International Conflict Resolution at Columbia University from 2001-2011. Her co-edited volume, Disarming the Past: Transitional Justice and Ex-combatants was published in January 2010. Ana is a Returned U.S. Peace Corps volunteer from the Dominican Republic. She graduated from Lewis & Clark College in Portland, Oregon and received a Master’s of International Affairs from the School of International and Public Affairs at Columbia University.
Please register at: https://howdowelearnpeace.eventbrite.com