Tag: children

Manchester Children’s Peace Trail

Manchester Children’s Peace Trail Manchester City Centre Children’s Peace Trail will be launched today (4th July 2018) by the Lord Mayor of Manchester, Councillor June Hitchen, who will be accompanied by children from Heald Place Primary School and Webster Primary School – they have been exploring the concept of peace and have taken part in…Read more »

Talking to children about the Manchester Arena Attack

One year on from the Manchester Arena attack and a significant amount of attention will be given in the news and on social media and in conversation. Terrorism is a crime against society, and as the threat level indicates, the likelihood of a terrorist attack in the UK from international terrorism is severe – there…Read more »

How a Guatemalan doll is helping children recover from a terrorist attack

How a Guatemalan doll is helping children recover from the Manchester Arena attack A Guatemalan traditional legend about a doll is being used to help young children who were affected by the Manchester Arena attack.  The dolls are part of the therapies being offered by the Tim Parry Johnathan Ball Peace Foundation, an organisation set up nearly 25 years ago…Read more »

How do we equip our children to learn about peace?

We’ve seen what happens when children learn about peace. Making sense of the world is hard enough when you’re an adult. So how do we equip children to make sense of it, without spoiling their innocence and their sense of hope? It’s a challenge parents and educators deal with every day. And when evil and…Read more »