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Greetings,I am new to InternationalPeaceAndConflict.org, after a suggestion from Teachers Without Borders on facebook. I am an MA student in Teacher Education who has taken an interest in working with child soldiers. My research for my thesis is examining reintegration and rehabilitation programs that work with child soldiers. I have broken down the approaches to three main aspects Education (Numerical, vocational, Peace Education, Parenting, etc.), Psychosocial (therapy, counseling, PTSD,…See More
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I am a graduate student at Siena Heights University, located in Adrian, MI USA. My concentration is Teacher Education but my research for my thesis is on reintegration and rehabilitation strategies for former child soldiers.
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Please list the countries and/or regions in which you (or your organization) have direct and significant expertise
My research focuses on countries such as D.R. Congo and Sierra Leone as more current examples. However, I have some research and interest in Uganda, Peru, El Salvador, Columbia, Mexico, Sudan, and South Sudan to name a few. I hope to further my research to include more of the Middle East/Central Asia.
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United States of America
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Teacher Education - TESOL
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