Videos
The Peace Education Youth Exchange.

The Peace Education Youth Exchange.

Hello, We are coming close to an end now with our project, and  with the book in our hands its just some finishing up  and little tasks such as promoting the book that needs to be done. We are very happy that you have followed us on this journey and we hope that you will...
Leaving on a Jet Plane - A journey through Conflict and Resolution

Leaving on a Jet Plane – A journey through Conflict and Resolution

After ten months of hard work the book has finally become alive, and it is with great excitement that we introduce to you Leaving on a Jet Plane – a Journey through Conflict and Resolution. In Leaving on a Jet Plane – A Journey through Conflict and Resolution we will take you on a journey through the...
Watch our video about Junt@s!

Watch our video about Junt@s!

A while ago we visited La Merced, a charming little town situated at a mountaintop in the middle of the Andes region in Colombia. The reason why we went there was to make a movie about Junt@s (together), a foundation for women, where they learn different kinds of hand crafts and at the same time aquire life skills and...
A closer look at: Active Listening.

A closer look at: Active Listening.

Active Listening is an important skill to have if you are in a conflict, but also in everyday life. By active listening we mean that you actually listen – and not just think of something else or play on your phone while someone is talking. Active listening means that you listen with all your senses, and...
A closer look at: Empathy.

A closer look at: Empathy.

Within conflict resolution empathy is an important ability to have. Empathy is said to be the ability to feel what others feel, and to see the world from others perspective. You might have heard about ‘stepping into someone else shoes’? This is very important because it enables us to learn and understand why others might...
THE JIRAFA TOOLBOX!

THE JIRAFA TOOLBOX!

The Jirafa – Toolbox is now out on CISV-International web page! This toolbox consists of 11 activities that will help you become a better conflict solver. Here is a video we created where you can learn more about what the toolbox is and why we created it!   Here you can download the Jirafa Toolbox in...
Future Goals for Development – Post 2015

Future Goals for Development – Post 2015

In September 2000 – at the Millennium Summit, world leaders sat down to discuss the role of the United Nations and the turn to the 21st century. As you can see in this short video eight goals with several smaller indicators and targets where created. These goals provided a blueprint for action, and the date...
A sneak peek from the Savannah

A sneak peek from the Savannah

What do Jirafas do in their spare time? They go kart racing of course! Since the start of February there almost haven’t been a week without at least one trip to the go-kart track here in Medellín. It’s just so much fun!   Here you can watch the amazing skills of David and Juanda: (Us...
Nonviolent Communication a Brief Introduction

Nonviolent Communication a Brief Introduction

A brief introduction to Nonviolent Communication by our inspiration and source Marshall Rosenberg.
A recap of our Norway-adventure.

A recap of our Norway-adventure.

So, we did a lot of things in Norway and some of them we managed to capture on film, we have therefore put together a little video for you to see. Also don’t forget that if you are between 21 and 27 years old from Norway or Colombia you still have the chance to apply...
VIDEO Peace one day-One Day One heart 2014

VIDEO Peace one day-One Day One heart 2014

Check our short video of the Peace One Day activity we had in Oslo in September the 21st.
Effective Altruism

Effective Altruism

Peter Singer is a famous philosopher who has amongst other works asked a well-quoted experiment. Would you do risk getting your clothes wet if you saw a child drowning in the pond? Most people say that the importance of saving the child is greater then getting their clothes wet. However, if a child were far away...