PeaceJam UK in the News
Jamming for Peace
Article about the first ever online Pan-European youth leadership conference with Jody Williams in the Rotary Great Britain & Ireland magazine (2020).
St Bede's & St Joseph's PeaceJam 2019 Conference Experience
A delegation of students and their teacher, share their experience of attending the 2019 youth leadership conference at the University of Winchester.
The Mount School Reflections
Inspired by Nobel Peace Laureate Betty Williams’ spirit and wisdom, students presented their PeaceJam projects which include a mobile app to bolster mental health, care kits to help alleviate extreme poverty among York’s homeless community and a programme to reduce food waste among the School community. (2019)
PeaceJammers visit residents at St John's Winchester
During the 2019 youth leadership conference, a group of students visited residents at St John's Winchester as part of an action project to break down inter-generational barriers.
Rotarian Uses PeaceJam to Help Refugees (2018).
When Oliver Twist met Mary Poppins
Rotarian uses PeaceJam to help prisoners at Parc Hill Prison in Wales (2018)
First Ever PeaceJam Slam in Jersey
The first ever PeaceJam Slam in Jersey was organised alongside the 2018 Rotary District Conference.
A Peace-building Conference at the Ricoh Arena
PeaceJam delivered a workshop at Rotary's peacebuilding conference in February 2018. Students from Coventry attended and had the opportunity to ask Nobel Peace Prize winner Shirin Ebadi questions about her life and work.
Nobel Peace Prize winner Leymah Roberta Gbowee is to speak at Winchester University
Hampshire Chronicle article about the 2017 youth leadership conference at the University of Winchester with Nobel Peace Prize winner Leymah Gbowee.
Lessons from a Nobel Peace Prize winner
Attacked Not Defeated shines a light on the work and background of Nobel Peace Laureate and PeaceJam member Leymah Gbowee (2017).
St Bede's & St Joseph's PeaceJam 2017 Conference Experience
A delegation of students and their teacher, share their experience of attending the 2017 youth leadership conference at Leeds Trinity University.
Northern Ireland peacemaker to speak at Leeds Trinity University
Ilkley Gazette article about Nobel Peace Laureate Mairead Maguire addressing young people at the 2017 PeaceJam conference at Leeds Trinity University.
First All-through School in UK to Implement PeaceJam Curriculum
The Mount School in York were the first All-through School in the UK to implement the PeaceJam curriculum, creating active global citizens and shaping the paths of students after school (2016).
Young people represent Caerphilly at 'PeaceJam'
The Caerphilly Observer reports a local youth group who represented the Caerphilly County Borough at an international ‘PeaceJam’ event 2016.
Students go on a journey of peace
Jersey Evening Post article about 9 students travelling to the 2016 youth leadership conference with Nobel Peace Prize winner Rigoberta Menchu Tum.
Who Should Win the Nobel Peace Prize? Guardian Readers Nominate
The Guardian asked its readers who should win the Nobel Peace Prize — and PeaceJam’s founders were among the nominees (2015).
Pupils from Fort Hill Community School take part in annual PeaceJam conference
The Basingstoke Gazette reports on local students who attended the annual PeaceJam Conference at the University of Winchester in 2015.
Jersey students to represent PeaceJam at Jersey Live
ITV news report on Jersey students promoting nonviolence through PeaceJam as part of Rotary Club of Jersey's Peace Island programme (2015).
Give Peace a Chance: Bringing Peace into the Curriculum
The Guardian explains why The Mount School, York, has integrated PeaceJam into the curriculum, and how it is helping to develop students' critical consciousness (2012).