2011 Fall Gathering

Exploring Peacebuilding from the Ground Up

AfP Members at the 2011 Fall Gathering

AfP Members at the 2011 Fall Gathering

The AfP 2011 Fall Gathering took place December 7 to 9, 2011, in Washington, DC, with over 100 AfP members and participants from nine countries. The three-day event featured advocacy overviews on the conflict prevention capacities of the US government, the material support restrictions, a program on the Arab Spring, and a Reflecting on Peace Practices (RPP) Feedback Workshop by CDA Collaborative Learning Projects, among other programs.

  • Conflict Prevention Capacities in the US Government. Discussions are off the record. Notes
  • Program on the Arab Spring  Notes
  • Snippets of several films on topics related to the Middle East
    • Admissions, a short film starring James Cromwell that tells the transformational tale about what it takes to find lasting peace.
    • Blood Relations, a documentary film by BBR Saatchi & Saatchi about forging blood relationships between Israelis and Palestinians.
  • Presentation of the Learning Portal  Notes
  • Members’ Business Meeting  Notes
  • Systemic Peacebuilding Panel featuring new books, including:  Notes
  • Reflecting on Peace Practices (RPP) Feedback Workshop  Notes