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Peace Caravan 2012 – The Final Report

Here you can finally find the report of the Peace Caravan 2012: Peace Caravan Report The Peace Caravan took a lot of hours and energy, but it was worth every step of the way and we are very content with the outcome and look forward to future projects hopefully with the partners, supporters and volunteers […]

Published on November 16, 2013 by NMW-Team

Peace Caravan 2012 finished

Hello to everyone, the PC is now over and, as you can imagine, all members of the Peace Caravan team are exhausted and now trying to recover from this monumental venture. That is why we now need your help and support! When we say that PC is over, it is not really, because now begins […]

Published on October 29, 2012 by John

Peace Caravan 2012 – The last day : (

It has been almost two weeks since the Peace Caravan ended, and I’ve been asked to write the final days blog. I guess I’ve been putting it off, as it is really difficult to put into words the feeling, when an experience so amazing and filled with emotion comes to an end. Our final day, […]

Published on September 25, 2012 by pc-route-4

Last Night in Roma

Our final evening in Rome was really exciting as we would be joined by 20 volunteers who are preparing to visit Palastine for the olive harvest this year. We exchanged information on our workcamps, over a lovely dinner prepared by the workcamp participants. They invited us to join in an evening skype call which took […]

Published on September 25, 2012 by pc-route-4


Yesterday we visited a workcamp in Girona. The 5 volunteers and their co-ordinator Ingrid are preparing for an upcoming poetry festival. Today we will have an city tour and then host the final workshop of Peace Caravan 2012, on the theme of “Peace”, of course.   Girona is beautiful and it was wonderful to spend the […]

Published on September 13, 2012 by pc-route-4

Day of Catalunya

The 11th of September is a big day for catalaunian people: on the “dia de la catalunya”, the catalunians go on the street to voice their request for independency. We were very excited to witness this event this year! The SCI team planned to take advantage of the masses of people in the street to […]

Published on September 13, 2012 by pc-route-4

Barcelona Divas

We all made our seperate journeys back to the SCI office, our first activity was “Sudistan”. This is a simulation activity designed by SCI Belgium, where the particioants are the leaders of their own countries and must take measures and make decisions to improve the economy in their country. Speculation, trial and error and lots […]

Published on September 13, 2012 by pc-route-4

A Catalan Welcome

Peace Caravan arrived into Barcelona ferry port, very relaxed, this would soon change. We were greeted as we stepped off the ship to, what can only be described as, the most amazing welcome EVER, or so we thought : ) a large banner welcoming us to Catalunya, a camera crew, and lots of cheering, which […]

Published on September 13, 2012 by pc-route-4


Today we had a workshop with the participants of the Citta del l’Utopia workcamp. The topic of discrimination was a very passionate one, and brought many long and diverse conversations within the group. Starting with a silent discussion to get everyone thinking, followed by a moving debate giving participants the opportunity to voice their views […]

Published on September 13, 2012 by pc-route-4

From Germany to Rome

Tuesday september 4th and we say a very sad farewell to our home for the last 12 days. Thank you Koln and Germany, we will miss you. After a bit of a delay with our train to Munich, there was just enough time for lunch in the park and a foot soak at the pond […]

Published on September 13, 2012 by pc-route-4