Spinning Peace in Africa

Strengthening the Web of Relationships for Peace

Welcome

In a moment of madness, we come face-to-face with who we are.

In a moment of madness, we come face-to-face with what we do.

In a moment of madness our humanity and community are challenged.

In a moment of madness it may even be difficult to call it “a moment of madness”.

 

pain

 

Between 2011 and 2013 a group of peace practitioners – some human rights activists, some community peace-building facilitators, some trauma workers- from Zimbabwe and South Africa embarked on an exploration, on a learning journey to discover themselves, to discover each other, to uncover their praxis and along the way they unearthed a treasure trove of resilience and resourcefulness.

This site shares their story.

 

Promoting tolerance, trust, peace and national unity

Promoting tolerance, trust, peace and national unity

 

On this site you will also find several Treasure Troves of resources and insights. We hope you find them useful also for your own work.

The Treasure Troves focus on the areas we journeyed into and through over the course of the Learning Journey:

You can find a summary of the Learning Journey here. For those of you who wish to read about the Journey in greater detail, the Project reports are available here.

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Centre for the Study of Violence and Reconciliation

Johannesburg Office:

4th Floor, Braamfontein Centre, 23 Jorissen Street,
Braamfontein, Johannesburg, South Africa
P O Box 30778, Braamfontein, JHB, 2017
Tel: +27 (11) 403-5650
Fax: +27 (11) 339-6785
e-mail: info@csvr.org.za

Cape Town Office:

501 Premier Centre, 451 Main Road,
Observatory, 7925
Tel: +27 (21) 447-2470

or

Tel +27 (21) 447-3661

e-mail: info@csvr.org.za

Zimbabwe Lawyers for Human Rights
Address: 6th Floor Beverley Court
100 Corner Nelson Mandela Avenue and Fourth Street
Box CY 1393, Causeway
Harare, Zimbabwe

Telephone: (+263 4 764085); (+263 4) 251468 ;
(+263 4) 705370 ;(+263 4) 708118

Fax: (+263 4 705641)

Mobile Hotline: (+263 772 257 247)

Website enquiries (+263 773 855 611)
E-mail: info@zlhr.org.zw
Website: www.zlhr.org.zw