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Peace Justice and You(th) 2016

May 27, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 7:00 pm

Free

Peace Justice and You(th) Conference on May 27 with sessions for ages 5-11 and 12-18.  Youth Activities will continue during the main AID conference on May 28-30.

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Agenda:
10:00-10:30  INTRODUCE ourselves through “Play for Peace” games
10:30 – 11:00  SHARE ideas on peace & justice through “Play for Peace” games
11:00 – 12:00 ART: Make posters for the AID conference, using photos and reports related to the work of the conference speakers.
12:00 – 1:00 lunch
1:00 MUSIC:  Learn songs (including a Rap) about peace and justice in various languages
2:00  THEATRE:   Rehearse a song or poem to perform during the AID conference  (in small groups)
3:00  JOURNALISM:  What kinds of questions would you like to ask people working for social justice and sustainable development in India?  We will form small groups, each group will study the work of one of the conference speakers and prepare a list of questions to ask them about their work.
4:00 FAIR TRADE:  We will look at all the eco-friendly products made of bamboo, terra cotta, khadi / handloom, and up-cycled fabrics and make advertisements in both print and video for display during the AID conference
5:00 MEET THE SPEAKERS:  Conference speakers will come to the youth conference and we will ask them our questions.   Snacks provided.
6:00 STRATEGIZE:  Based on what we learn from the speakers, what would we do if we were trying to address the problems they are working on?  We will brainstorm and pick one idea to develop, and explain this idea in words and pictures.  (Small groups)

Details

Date:
May 27, 2016
Time:
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://conference.aidindia.org/peace-justice-and-youth-2016-conference/

Organizer

AID DC Metro chapter
Email:
dcmetro@aidindia.org

Venue

University of Maryland Physics
1117 John S. Toll Building #082, College Park
College Park, MD 20742 United States
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Phone:
4437225253
Website:
https://umdphysics.umd.edu/about-us/directions.html

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