Justice and Peace Education Events

Exploring Laudato Si'
Exploring Laudato Si'

Columban Justice and Peace Education helps young people and educators explore the relationship between faith and action.

One way we do this is through a programme of events. If you are interested in learning more please contact education@columbans.co.uk

Recent and upcoming events

– ‘Invitation to mission’ programme 2017
– ‘Faith in Action’ Volunteer programme 2017
– INSET for teachers from St Edmund’s Primary, St Mary’s Primary and St John Fisher Catholic High School
– Workshops on refugees in Thornleigh College
– Collaborative work on refugees with Birmingham Catholic Youth Service

Past events

– Workshops and retreats in schools and parishes
– INSET (teacher training) for St Edmund’s School, St George’s School, Bishop Douglass, the University of East London trainee RE teachers,  Southwark Diocese Heads of RE, Ellesmere Port Catholic High, St Martha’s School, Westminster Diocese, Holy Cross Catholic High School
– Inputs at the National Justice and Peace Network Conference
– Inputs at the Association of Catholic Chaplains in Education conference
– Learning to ‘Fly Kites Not Drones‘ with the Peace Education Network
– Campaigning around homelessness with Crisis at Christmas
– Events with Fr Edwin Gariguez for Filipino communities in London
– Inputs diocesean Justice and Peace assemblies, youth days etc.
– Training for Salesian, CAFOD, Spiritan and Assumption Volunteers
Climate Change Vigil at Milleret House
Exposure visit to the Columban Mission Center in El Paso
– The Columban ‘Invitation to Mission’ Programme
Experiential learning in Birmingham
Flame2, national Catholic Youth event, SSE Wembley Arena
– Reflection event for returned volunteers, Liverpool Hope
– Ash Wednesday at the MoD, experiential learning with educators
Homeless sleep out experiential learning
Experiential learning visits to prisons
– Conference ‘Exploring and acting on homelessness’
Faith in Action Week
– Workshops at conference ‘Global Citizenship through Global Education’, Brussels
– Training for the Peace Education Network
Workshops and prayers at Greenbelt