Networking, Training and Research

Vielfältige Projektarbeit in Bremen und anderen Orten Deutschland

As a Bremen foundation for peace the schwelle fosters activities for justice and peace in the region Bremen and cooperates with other organizations in Germany.

Between the association gewaltfrei handeln and the the schwelle Foundation there has been a close cooperation for many year years. By youth of the world students of Cameroon and Bremen organize a yearly exchange. For two weeks the Bremers go to Cameroon and for two weeks Cameroon comes to Bremen.

Beyond that there are many smaller conferences, trainings, exhibitions and published work of Bremen projects that are being assisted.

Multifaceted project work in Bremen and other regions Germany

Peace requires historical research and an honest perspective when reviewing the past. Important aspects which play a key role in creating peace include both experiences of solidarity and courage in times of violence, as well as recalling and processing trauma and...Read more

What do two lawyers, a bio farmer, a teacher and a deacon have in common? They all visited seminars of the Association gewaltfrei handeln – living nonviolence, learning peace ecumenically– the knowledge and new attitudes strengthen them at work and enrich their life.Read more

In the project Youth on the world adolescents from Cameroon and Germany address political questions, culture and change. The project connects development work and global learning with interactive travel.Read more

Church & Peace is a Europe-wide network made up of over fifty groups, located in fourteen countries and representing ten denominations and Christian traditions: communities, congregations, educational facilities, peace service, and peace groups.Read more


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