leadership camp for young women

Sat Jan 21st, Peace Building Workshop Day

Come on out Saturday January 21st to the free day of interactive workshops with lunch provided! We will explore empowering women through non-violent communication, nuclear basics and hazards nuclear basics and your health, and a goal setting activity for personal or group projects. Great food and snacks provided by Food Not Bombs and Tarek’s! Meet […]


More Local to Global: Free Interactive Workshop

Nova Scotia Voice of Women for Peace Invites you to a free day of interactive workshops Local to Global: Building Bridges for Peace Saturday, January 21st, 9:30-5:00 pm Women’s Council House 989 Young AvenueHalifax NS Vegan Lunch Provided – Please RSVP for Lunch/ Snack purposes to:           Schedule 9:30 Meeting […]


Special Thanks to Our Sponsors!

A HUGE thank you to our sponsors who aided in the creation of PeacemakeHers 2016! Canadian Physicians for Research & Education in Peace – CPREP Canadian Pugwash Canadian Union of Postal Workers Cyrus Eaton Foundation Halifax Friends Meeting Mount Saint Vincent University President’s Office Alexa McDonough Institute for Women, Gender and Social Justice Nancy’s Chair […]

PeacemakeHers Camp 2016: A Learning Experience

17 young women attended PeacemakeHers 2016 at Thinker’s Lodge. We were welcomed onto Mi’kmaq land by elder Catherine Martin. The weekend conversations explored different people’s experiences and the intersections of social justice issues among a diverse group of women. Long lasting connections were cultivated, as well as a greater appreciation for experiences of others.


Countdown to Camp

This year’s Peace Camp is gearing up! We’ve got great facilitators presenting on subjects such as: Positive Peace: Exploring Equity and Inclusion Non-Violent Conflict Resolution Building Community Resilience by Sharing Resources and for your ‘other side’ Yoga Drumming for Peace Workshops run each morning and afternoon with social time each evening.   A feature of […]