FOLLOW US

FacebookYoutubeLinkedin

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

January 2020
S M T W T F S
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 29 30 31 1

Character Education

Bangladesh Character Education Initiative

Dhaka, Bangladesh - In collaboration with the Department of World Religions and Culture of Dhaka University, UPF-Bangladesh organized a Character Education Initiative entitled "Journey of Self Discovery" February 6-22, welcoming three character education trainers from the NextGen Leadership Academy in the US.

The training focused on teaching virtues such as respect, compassion, and perseverance all under the motto of “Living for the sake of others” using the Discovering the Real Me textbook series that was developed by the UPF.  The way of training was based on practical and experiential learning. The trainees participated in a “Train the Trainer” workshop that aimed to help them understand their role as character educators and to help them implement character education into their communities.

About 30 students attended, mainly from the Department of World Religions and Culture of Dhaka University. After training, some of students and trainers visited schools to practice what they learned.

February 6, Opening Ceremony and Orientation at Dhaka University

February 7-10, Training Workshop at Dhaka University

February 11-13, “Train the Trainer” Workshop

February 14-22, visiting schools

If you find this page helpful and informative please consider making donation. Your donation will help Universal Peace Federation (UPF) provide new and improved reports, analysis and publications to you and everyone around the world.

UPF is a 501(c)(3) tax exempt organization and all donations are tax deductible in the United States. Receipts are automatically provided for donations of or above $250.00.

Donate to the Universal Peace Federation: Your donation to support the general programs of UPF.

Donate to the Religious Youth Service (RYS): Your donation will be used for service projects around the world.


Donate to UPF's Africa Projects: Your donation will be used for projects in Africa.




Related Articles

Youth Leader Meets Portuguese Ambassador for Peace

Lisbon, Portugal—The leader of Youth and Students for Peace discussed youth programs with a longtime ally of UPF.

UPF and Youth Leader Meet Head of Church

Lisbon, Portugal—UPF and the leader of an affiliated youth organization met the supreme leader of the Tocoist Church.

UPF Delegation Visits Portuguese Parliament

Lisbon, Portugal—UPF representatives explained about the federation’s achievements and core values in a visit to a committee leader.