Blog "First Steps for Peace"

Baby's first steps in a shallow pool of water. © Keki | Dreamstime Images

Blog "First Steps for Peace"

Blog “First Steps for Peace”

Welcome to the ECPC blog, "First Steps for Peace", features global experts, including youth leaders, who share their knowledge and experience on topics relevant to violence prevention and peace promotion through the transformative power of early childhood development.
Young boy launches paper ship in a pool of water.
November 29, 2018

2018 ECPC milestone | ECDpeace.org launch away!

It is an honor and a privilege to announce to the world community, the launch of ECDpeace.org, the virtual home of the Early Childhood Peace Consortium (ECPC)
September 25, 2018

"Let us all become global citizens & activists!" Reflections on the 2018 UN Nelson Mandela Peace Summit, by ECPCs Dr. James F. Leckman

“There can be no keener revelation of a society’s soul than the way in which it treats its children. ” —Nelson Mandela (1918–2013)  
Alejandro Diaz Oramas sits at the entrance to the Yale School of Medicine. © NS Fallon
October 1, 2015

GHLI Forum for Change: Navigating the 'Ecology of Peace' framework - Colombia

As part of a student exchange program between the Yale Global Health Leadership Institute (GHLI) (USA) and Fundacion Saldarriaga Concha (Colombia), Alejandro Diaz, BA, describes his experiences as having been a “great opportunity to take a leap forward to creating a new paradigm for understanding Peace.
Chanel Marin proudly stands in front of Fundacion Saldarriaga Concha.
October 1, 2015

GHLI Forum for Change: Children & familes in fragile contexts - Colombia

As part of a student exchange program between the Yale Global Health Leadership Institute (GHLI) (USA) and Fundacion Saldarriaga Concha (Colombia), Yale MPH candidate, Chanel Marin, shares her experiences that focused on children and families living in fragile contexts.

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