Tag Archives: Fulbright Scholar

Florina Benoit

Florina holds a PhD in Social Work from Osmania University, an MA in Conflict Transformation from Eastern Mennonite University and in Social Work from Madras University. A Fulbright Scholar and an Oxford Fellow, she has constantly combined theory and praxis in her professional and academic journey. Her expertise lies in breaking the complex to simple. ...More

Syed Abrar Hussain

Combining peacebuilding and business, Hussain has become a successful entrepreneur who seeks to contribute in the development of Pakistan’s economic base and increase its social equality through micro-lending, especially loans to vulnerable women to be able to start small business. Hussain was a Summer Equity Research Analyst at Brandywine Global in 2009; Project Director at ...More

Jennifer Christine Jag Jivan

Executive director of the Christian Study Centre in Rawalpindi, Pakistan, Jivan has promoted interfaith harmony, peacebuilding, human rights, women’s rights and minority rights. Jivan has extensively conducted research in those areas and worked collaboratively with government, academia, churches, grassroots organisations and international NGOs, to elaborate reports which are fundamental for the transformation of  Pakistan’s conflicts. ...More

Alumni Couple are Movers and Shakers in Southern India

Bill and Hillary Rodham Clinton, move over. Ditto for Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt. CJP has its own version of a “power couple” – but the two truly represent “power for suffering people.” The man is 38-year-old Ashok Gladston, dean of 23 departments comprising 350 teachers at one of the most prestigious universities in India, ...More

All Are Staying in the Holy Land: On Moving From Victimhood to Mutual Dignity

This essay represents an excellent follow-up to the fall/winter 2012 issue of Peacebuilder magazine (both print and online), containing articles on the work of Fadi Rabieh and 24 other CJP alumni in the Middle East. In this essay, Rabieh offers a broad view of the steps Israelis and Palestinians must take to achieve peace. I ...More