IIAM Peace Forum
IIAM Peace Forum is an opportunity for people from different walks of life to form regional Forums to share ideas and develop strategies for conflict prevention, peacemaking and peace building. The primary aim and goal is to promote peace into major areas of human life, from community activities to peaceful families and create a harmonious society. VisionOur vision is a community that is able to unite in order to solve conflicts and overcome challenges. We envision the future in which people will “LIVE AND HELP LIVE”, i.e., ♥ Live in peace and harmony based on trust and respect towards each other; ♥ Help to overcome obstacles and divisions by building relationships by cooperating and collaborating rather than fighting and competing. MissionOur mission is to empower and facilitate reconciliation among the people, create a platform to build partnerships; foster empathy and create a society with a positive attitude. The mission is to: ♦ Focus on the future and reconcile relationships; ♦ Utilize law as a modality not only for resolving problems, but for healing and helping and enabling everyone to live and work together in peace; ♦ Transform our conflictual society into a collaborative, problem-solving one, with a more tolerant, understanding people; ♦ Develop new ways of thinking and create positive energy to assist in community building and affirmation; ♦ Fashion a better world for all that is healthy, diverse, creative, and respectful of human rights and values. Join the Peace ForumThe IIAM Peace Forums can be started by a group of people, who share a common vision of Peace building. Please Forums can also be started by schools and colleges with a view to promote conflict management through non-violent communication. It helps the student volunteers to enhance their leadership qualities. “Blessed are the peacemakers: for they shall be called the children of God”, the words may not be the same, but a similar philosophy exists in all religions. Reconciliation, love and peace have enormous moral, spiritual and ethical value. Joining the Peace Forum, not only create the sense of fulfilling the social responsibility, but also create a feeling of elation in partnering a long term process of positive social transition in India. It gives a feeling of satisfaction and a meaning to your lives. Members of the Peace Forum become Ambassadors for Peace by seeking not only to affirm these ideals but to put them into practice. As Mahatma Gandhi has said, “You must be the change you wish to see in the world”. Let us jointly take part in this exiting attempt of social transition to make our world a safe, sustainable, peaceful and prosperous place to live.