PeaceTech Uniting Our Worlds Youth From: Peacetech

http://www.youtube.com/user/Peacetech

From: Peacetech  | Apr 7, 2011  

What is PeaceTech? Check this video and find out how technology can be used to promote communication, understanding and peace. Hear out what UN Ambassadors Gary Valenciano and KC Concepcion says about PeaceTech…

PeaceTech is the world's first mass-video dialogue series between youth on peace building. It was launched in the Philippines in July, 2006 with the support of UNICEF, the Australian and Canadian Governments, the Philippine-based Assisi Development Foundation and the Philippine Long Distance Telephone Company.

Do you want to be like Uzumaki Naruto? or even Gary Valenciano? or Atom Araullo? or a Baicon Macaraya or even a Robin Pettyfer?  Well now is your chance to be a Peace Warrior by joining "I INSPIRE: The PeaceTech Casual Project".

*** You must have attended at least a PeaceTech related project to join.  These includes Classroom Videoconference, PeaceTech Workshop and Mass Videoconference.

WHAT TO DO?

  • REGISTER at www.peacetech.net
  • We want you to FOCUS on the topic "HOW CAN WE PROMOTE PEACE?"
  • SHARE a video, article, blog post, art work, proposal, or music of the topic under MY OPINION and include THE PROJECT you are thinking stating information about the project you want to do and the details on how it can be done.
  • An entry with photos and videos will be given additional credit.
  • SEND YOUR ARTICLE/BLOG LINK to dave@peacetech.net
  • Share it on FaceBook and ask your friends to share it too.


WHAT TO GET?

  • A chance to PUT YOUR IDEA INTO REALITY.
  • P10,000 worth of funding to start the project with the help of PeaceTech.  There will be TWO (2) WINNERS, one from Manila and one from Mindanao.

WHO ARE QUALIFIED TO JOIN?

  • Those who attended any PeaceTech Mass Videoconference
  • Participants of the PeaceTech Classroom Videoconference
  • PeaceTech Ambassadors
  • Fans and members of the PeaceTech Community Page.
Founded
2006
Location
About
Imagine if we could give people from different backgrounds the opportunity to speak with one another, live, on giant screens! Just maybe it would reduce ignorance, promote understanding and ultimately, lessen conflict!
Company Overview
PeaceTech is a non-profit organization that builds peace among the world’s youth.

PeaceTech’s programs include the following:
a) High-school classes in partnership with the Department of Education;
b) Videoconferences between Muslim and non-Muslim youth in Southeast Asia; 
c) PeaceTech’s youth movement called “PeaceTech Embassy;” 
d) Workshops and; 
e) the PeaceTech online community: www.peacetech.net .

PeaceTech recognizes the need to promote an understanding of the causes and consequences of conflicts in the Philippines and the common challenges young Filipinos face. Our goal is to build understanding among the youth throughout the Philippine archipelago.

Mission
PeaceTech's mission is to promote the use of technology and dialogue in building respect and understanding between groups of people. Through the use of technology to bring people from different groups together across large distances, we build bridges of understanding, reduce ignorance, and ultimately, lessen conflict.
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About rictandag

http://about.me/rictandag http://LVHelpGro.net @rictandag @LVHelpGro Returned U.S. Peace Corps Volunteer, Tandag, Surigao del Sur, Republic of the Philippines 1979-1980; Financial Management training Program [FMP], G.E., Appliance Park, Louisville, Kentucky 1981-1982 Champion [two days] Jeopardy 1986 Attorney, Los Angeles, CA 1989-1995 Disabiility Rights Attorney, www.NDALC.org, Las Vegas 1998-1999 Immigration Asylum Attorney, throughout the State of Kansas 1999-2001 Supply Logistics Specialist, UPS Las Vegas, 2006- present http://www.ups-scs.com [business] http://InternationalAidAdvocate.com http://rictandag.tumblr.com/ http://www.facebook.com/rick.passo http://www.linkedin.com/in/rickpasso http://www.twitter.com/rictandag http://paper.li/rictandag http://rictandag.i.ph/blogs/rictandag/ http://ricktandagvegas.blogspot.com/ https://rictandag.wordpress.com/ advocate for: http://www.gk1world.com [Gawad Kalinga, tagalog for "to give care"] http://www.jacintoandlirio.com http://www.civitan.net/diverse http://www.Rags2Riches.ph
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