Welcome to People to People International's Peace Campers blog for this year's exciting adventure! Stay tuned and watch the progress of 53 students from around the world meet in Egypt and learn about each other and skills to use in life to create peace through understanding. Students arrive in Egypt April 30 and depart for their homes on May 10.
The People to People International (PTPI) Peace Camp is a safe environment in which young people of different nationalities and religions can freely express their views and experiences while learning valuable listening, communication, and conflict resolution skills that will allow them to develop empathy and understanding for one another. The PTPI Peace Camp helps teenagers from various world regions learn the skills of creating peaceful solutions on an individual, communal, and global level. There will be up to 20 hours of educational, classroom time during the Peace Camp. Topics will include:
- Group Development
- Team Building
- World Issues
- Conflict Management
- Planning & Stakeholder Involvement