NETWORKING SESSION ON THE THEME OF “PEACE EDUCATION, STEP TOWARDS ADDRESSING VIOLENT EXTREMISM”

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NETWORKING SESSION ON THE THEME OF “PEACE EDUCATION, STEP TOWARDS ADDRESSING VIOLENT EXTREMISM”

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On 28th January 2016 a networking session was conducted by PAIMAN Alumni Trust in Pearl Continental Hotel, Peshawar. The focus of the event was on ‘Peace Education, a step towards addressing violent Extremism. People from different sections which included members of the civil society, noteworthy educationists, media personnel and government representatives attended the event. Mairaj Humayun, MPA Khyber Pukhtunkhwa, Arif Yousuf, Advisor to Chief Minister KPK, Zareen Riaz, MPA KPK and Yasmeen Zia ex MPA KPK were the panelists for the day. The discussion of the event revolved around inclusion of peace education in the educational curricula so that the values of tolerance, accommodation, acceptance of diversity, intrafaith and interfaith harmony are inculcated in their character development.