Category Archives: Alternatives to Violence Programme (AVP)

SAYM 2018 delegates’ pack available for download

The Pack that will be distributed to Yearly Meeting attendees has gone to the printer. For those Friends who wish to read the contents in advance, please download the PDF file from the link below. SAYM Pack 2018 — PDF file … Continue reading

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Phoenix Zululand: Restorative Justice Programme

Update from Phoenix Zululand director Jane Argall: For the past fifteen years Phoenix Zululand has offered programme work to serving offenders in 10 correctional centres in KwaZulu-Natal. The work of the organisation is overseen by an active Board of Management, … Continue reading

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Can There Be a Nonviolent Response to Terrorism?

Quaker professor George Lakey’s “8 Ways to Defend Against Terror Nonviolently” piqued the Pentagon’s interest. Click on the image below to view the QuakerSpeak video.

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