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Planting the Tree of Peace Among Enemies

Crumley-Effinger, Anna
June 4, 2015

Source: (2007) PeaceWays, AGLI, vol. 2(1).

This article is a report on some of the workshops held by the Alternatives to Violence Project, a reconciliation effort based on restorative justice practices that operates in Africa to heal communities affected by genocide and civil instability. These workshops sought to bring together residents of two towns, one on the border of the Democratic Republic of Congo and the other on the border of Rwanda, with a historically complicated and adversarial past.


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