Durante la ultima semana he participado en el proyecto Jovenes por la Paz, del Consejo de Europa. Estos dias he visto como nacian amistades entre personas que hace 10 dias se odiaban. Vale la pena leer un poco mas sobre esta magnifica experiencia.
An eye for an eye only ends up making the whole world blind. – Mahatma Gandhi
The air today was full of mixed emotions, trust, empathy and love. The day started with an exercise to understand the difference between a dialogue and a confrontation. Later, throughout the day the participants met in different groups to share their personal stories regarding conflict in a safe environment.
In the beginning, the members of each community met with their facilitators to prepare for the challenges of one important task to voice their stories about the conflict that transformed their lives. Later, the participants shared their stories in mixed community groups, where the feeling of empathy emanated, where they understood that no matter where on the map their country is drawn, they are human beings struggling with one phenomena they did not create: conflict.
The participants moved to their community groups again to discuss…
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