International Association Of Educators For Peace

Objectives and Mission: 

The main aim of the Association is to promote a culture of peace through education for peace and human rights as an integral part of all education at every level in every country. IAEP works for the promotion of education in tolerance and understanding among cultures, solidarity, cooperation, democracy, gender equality and other human rights, the non-violent resolution of conflicts, disarmament and environmentally sound development, in accordance with the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, the Convention on the Rights of the Child, the UNESCO recommendation (Paris – 1974) and other international conventions and recommendations of the same kind. IAEP acts against racism, xenophobia, ethnocentrism, sexism, militarism and all forms of discrimination and oppression, by organizing seminars, conferences and workshops, constantly exchanging experience, ideas and research findings about education for peace, publishing works dealing with education for peace and assisting in the establishment of Associations of Educators for Peace in countries where there are none.

General description: 

The NGO’s activities (conferences, symposiums and seminars) take place throughout the world, with the exception of the Asia and Arab regions

Country Presence: 
Albania
Equatorial Guinea
Field of Interest: 
Autonomy, Culture of Peace, Education, Education for Peace, Human rights, Peace, Tolerance