News

We’ve been chosen by LoveBrum!

LoveBrum is a charity that engages with local people and businesses to build an even better Birmingham. LoveBrum supports one charity a month with a pot of funding. In September, three educational charities will be profiled included us! There will be an opportunity to vote for the cause you would like to see receive...

Minus Violence Plus Peace

Home Office Funding In partnership with Anti-Youth Violence, Peacemakers has been awarded Home Office funding to facilitate a pilot project in up to four schools in Birmingham. We hope to work across Primary and Secondary for this unique project designed to reduce violence and equip young people to deal peacefully and creatively with the...

2017 Annual Report

The 2017 Annual Report is now available to download now. Please contact us at the office if you would like to receive a printed copy and we will be happy to send you one....

Home Office Funding

We’ve just found out we’ve been awarded funding from the Home Office’s Anti-knife crime Community Fund. We’ll be partnering up with Ray Douglas from Anti Youth Violence to create a special project called +Peace – Violence. We’ll be approaching Birmingham secondary and primary schools soon to talk through ideas and ways of working....

Bus Campaign 2017

Children and staff from 9 schools came together for a series of workshops held at the Peace Hub during 2017.  They explored their understanding of peace and how they could make a difference in their schools and communities.  Four children from each school were involved and they became our 2017 Junior Peacemakers. The workshops culminated...

Children’s Peace Summit 2017

We held a Children’s Peace Summit on 21st September 2017 to mark the 30th anniversary of Peacemakers and International Peace Day. Children from 8 primary schools in the West Midlands came together to explore Inner Peace, Peace on the Streets, Peace at School and Peace in the World. Scroll to the bottom of this...

Peer Mediation Award

Lighting the Fire – Peer Mediation Award 2017 All Saints CE Primary School in Nuneaton has won the 2017 Peer Mediation Award!  Lighting the Fire, the UK’s national youth conflict awards celebrates the people and projects supporting young people with conflict in their lives across the UK.   Raddlebarn Primary School in Birmingham was also...