Discussion Guide to “Witnesses to Peacebuilding”

PDF Version The U.S. Institute of Peace is pleased to provide educators with this Discussion Guide to the multimedia exhibit, “Witnesses to Peacebuilding.” This series of six short video pieces tells...

Detecting Landmines: Building Peace Lesson Plan

Lesson Plan for Witness Video: “Detecting Landmines: Building Peace” Age: 12 and above (U.S. middle school grade 6 and above) Detecting Landmines: Building Peace Lesson Plan PDF (Video)

Dogs: Detecting Landmines, Building Peace

Mine Detection Dogs sniff out landmines that litter the regions where conflict has taken place. The dogs are trained by an organization called the Marshall Legacy Institute, which raises awareness abo...

Seeds of Peace Lesson Plan

Lesson Plan for Witness Video: "Seeds of Peace: Building Peace at Summer Camp"  Age: 10 and above (U.S. middle school grade 5 and above) Seeds of Peace Lesson Plan PDF (Video)

Seeds of Peace: Building Peace at Summer Camp

Tamar and Suma are Israeli and Palestinian teenagers. They came together at a summer camp in Maine run by an organization called Seeds of Peace, which encourages dialog and understanding among young p...

Juanes: Building Peace through Music Lesson Plan

Lesson Plan for Witness Video: “Juanes: Building Peace Through Music”* Age: 12 and above (U.S. middle school grade 6 and above) Juanes: Building Peace Through Music Lesson Plan PDF (Video)

Juanes: Building Peace through Music Transcript

Marvin Kalb: Peacebuilding involves governments, militaries, and non-governmental organizations. But it also requires public support. Everyday people can demand an end to violence and encourage offici...