After Visiting Uganda, Alberta Youth Reflect on the Question: “What is Peace?”
Change Your World, Youth Leadership Program
SDGs 16: Peace, Justice, and Strong Institutions; 17: Partnerships for the Goals
In 2017, five youth from Alberta visited Uganda to learn about peacebuilding as a part of the Change Your World Youth Leadership Program, an initiative organized by ACGC and the Mennonite Central Committee of Alberta. Here are some of their reflections.
“Peace is people coming together to welcome new friends.”
“Peace is having our voices heard.”
“Peace is having hope for the future.”
“Peace is knowing we are part of something bigger.”
“Peace is putting aside our differences and enjoying life together.”
Watch the videos to learn more.