Wednesday, 15 April, 2015
Joseph Vumiliya, Regional Project Manager

It is with joy and satisfaction that we welcome Joseph Vumiliya, hired by IofC Canada to work full time from Montreal.

Monday, 06 April, 2015
Creators of Peace Circle participants in Surrey, BC, Canada

Creators of Peace Canada is part of Creators of Peace International, a program of Initiatives of Change. Launched in 1991, Creators of Peace now operates globally through conferences, community building activities, workshops, and personal encounters.

Friday, 20 March, 2015

On 7 March, Imam Dr Muhammad Ashafa and Pastor Dr James Wuye, of the Interfaith Mediation Centre in Nigeria, together with Dr Alan Channer of IofC’s FLTfilms, were speakers at the 2015 Nobel Peace Prize Forum in Minneapolis, USA.

Monday, 09 March, 2015

Imam Muhammad Ashafa and Pastor James Wuye joined the 2015 Nobel Peace Prize Forum in Minneapolis, MN as featured speakers. Their story of reconciliation from fundamentalists and sworn enemies to an inseparable pair of peace builders continues to inspire around the globe.

Tuesday, 13 January, 2015

Gordon Crowchild of the Tsuu T’ina Nation, Calgary, Alberta passed away in the early hours of Monday, January 12th, 2015

Monday, 19 January, 2015

Calgary, Jan. 4, 2015--As a direct result of our October 3&4th, 2014 conference, four members of Initiatives of Change in Calgary were asked to share their stories of change at the “Wings of Change” Conference held in Calgary on Sunday, January 4th, 2015 organized by Dr. Frank Menezes.

Monday, 19 January, 2015
Harmony Cafe group

Calgary, Jan. 3, 2015--Seventeen people braved the cold & snow to attend the 3rd monthly Harmony Café in Calgary on January 3rd. Chantal Stormsong Chagnon, a Saskatchewan Cree, provided us with a mini-lecture on the meaning of the Idle No More movement. Then we all joined in singing and drumming traditional Cree and Ojibway songs.

Saturday, 16 May, 2015

L'acceuil favorable reçu par le film Au-delà du pardon.

Wednesday, 24 December, 2014
Justice Festival

Calgary, Dec. 9, 2014--Janyce Konkin, Regional Projects Coordinator in Alberta, and her team attended two Fall peace festivals – the Marda Loop Justice Film Festival and the Project Ploughshares Christmas Peace Fair—and represented IofC there.

Friday, 19 December, 2014
Joseph Vumiliya

Montreal, Dec. 4, 2014--Since May 2014, the idea of an initiative in Quebec emerged gradually from the spirit and dynamic of the new Initiatives of Change film Beyond Forgiveness produced in 2013 by two IofC colleagues, Imad Karam, originally from Palestine, and Howard Grace of UK.