is the memory of the heart." - Jean Baptiste Massieu (translated
AGEH (Arbeitsgemeinschaft für Entwicklungshilfe).
The Association for Development Cooperation is the specialist
agency of the German Catholics for international cooperation.
It is the oldest German personnel agency and was founded in
1959 on the initiative of Catholic associations and organisations.
In collaboration with partner organisations in Germany and
overseas the AGEH as a government-recognized personnel agency
provides qualified and open-minded men and women to work in
development cooperation projects operated by church organisations
in Africa, Asia, Latin America and in the reformed countries
of eastern Europe.
Development Service in the Philippines. DED is the development
service of the Federal Republic of Germany for personnel cooperation.
It supports its local partners by making available committed
expatriate personnel, but do not plan and implement our own
Peace Agents Foundation aims to foster means of TRUTH, JUSTICE
and RECONCILIATION in conflict areas and violent environments.
The martial art AIKIDO is considered as the 'Art of Peace'
and as such it plays a key role in our strategic and methodical
approaches working with conflict.
Our overall goal is the creation of alternative or complementary
strategies against all threats or applications of injust violence
in crises, the installation of POLICIES OF PEACE and the search
for reconciliation-oriented approaches to conflict and war.
Dojo of Bacolod. Dojo that provides traditional Aikido training
here in Bacolod City. Kyokan means, "the ability to relate
to others, to see clearly from their perspective." Thus,
this dojo's mission is to practice the art of Aikido to help
its practitioners open up or widen their perspective and understand
other people's point of view.
PAX CHRISTI INSTITUTE serves the vision statement of Pax Christi
A proactive, nonviolent, responsive, and creative life affirming
movement that reconciles and nurtures relationships and communities.
-The Peace and Conflict Journalism: an international network
of print, radio and broadcast journalists, filmmakers and
journalism teachers who focus on implementing and mainstreaming
a responsible and constructive reporting of conflict, crisis
life-nurturing health care in violent environments.
Barefoot Doctors project is designed to empower farmers and
lay persons in conflict-affected communities on the basic
aspects of the human body, the illnesses that attack it, and
the possible remedies that they can do. They will be equipped
with the knowledge and skills to render basic emergency care
in situations such as fractures, wounds and provide primary
health care for common illnesses.
Agents - Pilipinas: Focuses on political empowerment and participation
as its contribution to peace and conflict work. The organization
got its inspiration from the various communities that have
expressed their disappointments on political decision-maker
concerning human rights violations, misuse of power, corruption
and injustice against the poor.