Our people

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Our people

If we are to teach real peace in this world, and if we are to carry on a real war against war, we shall have to begin with the children.

- Mahatma Ghandi (1869 -1948)

Our people

Who We Are

Meet the members of the Early Childhood Peace Consortium (ECPC) Executive Board and Advisory Group that comprise the ECPC Steering Committee, which is supported by expert consultants and the ECDpeace.org global communications team.

The ECPC Executive Board’s primary responsibility is to ensure that the objectives of the wider ECPC are effectively articulated and achieved, and remain in alignment with the ECPC vision statement and strategy, to promote social justice and reduce violence. It is comprised of high profile and/or senior level persons, who are either directly connected with one of the founding institutions of the ECPC, and/or have high level of influence within ECPC related networks, and/or are world renowned persons in the field of Early Childhood and/or Peace, and/or have served as international leader, and/or are recognized for having undertaken high-level related or similar functions.

 

Executive Committee

Chair
Child Study Center, Yale School of Medicine
Vice Chair
United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF)
Secretary
United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF)
Executive Cmte Member
International Center for Education and Human Development, CINDE Foundation
Executive Cmte Member
Global Movement for The Culture of Peace (GMCoP)
Executive Cmte Member
Queens University Belfast
Executive Cmte Member
Early Years - The Organisation for Young Children
Executive Cmte Member
AÇEV— Mother Child Education Foundation
Executive Cmte Member
Yale University
Executive Cmte Member
Child Study Center, Yale School of Medicine
Executive Cmte Member
United Nations Special Representative to the Secretary-General on Violence against Children
Executive Cmte Member
World Childhood Foundation, USA

Advisory Board

High Representative for the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC)
School of International Service, American University; KAICIID Dialogue Centre
National Academy of Medicine
Make Mothers Matter (MMM)
International Step by Step Association (ISSA)
AÇEV— Mother Child Education Foundation
Early Childhood Program, Open Society Foundations (OSF)
Arab Resource Collective (ARC)
United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC)
World Organization for Early Childhood Education (OMEP)
AÇEV— Mother Child Education Foundation
World Vision International
Sesame Workshop

Expert Consultants

United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF)
Boston College School of Social Work
Fondazione Child
Queen's University Belfast
Yale School of Public Health
Queen's University Belfast
Yale MacMillan Center: Conflict, Resilience and Health Program
Harvard Humanitarian Initiative
Child Study Center, Yale School of Medicine
Supporting Father Involvement
UNICEF HQ
New York University | Steinhardt

Global Communications Team

Early Childhood Peace Consortium (ECPC)
Yale Printing and Publishing Services

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