"We are now in our third year ... creating Peace Advocate groups in schools and communities, we have developed Peace Conferences designed by and delivered by young Peace Advocates to other young people.
Peace Advocates are strongly influencing and shaping change in their schools and communities by using the skills of collaborative conversation, purposeful listening, and purposeful speaking..."
'What We Do' Main Pages:
Events and challenges involving the number 70 Environment 6 x Abingdon Carbon Cutters teams, each planting 70 trees Peace 70 minutes silence – Arno Sporting Amelia + Isaac 70 press-ups 70 miles walking in Devon - Peter & Theresa and many more....more
We worked with the Nasio Trust to install water tanks in Tanzania, to provide safe drinking water. Ground water in the region is heavily fluoridised and causes health problems for the population.more
Two splendid cups commissioned for our Club's annual Youth Speaks competition. Often won by our talented young people from Abingdon's six secondary schools, our winning teams often go on to the next levels of this national Rotary Competition!more
The Club's foreign conscience - here immunising under-fives in India against Polio. There is no cure for Polio but it is preventable with a vaccine. Only two countries now remain endemic. We’ve reduced cases by 99.9% since 1988more