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We strive to build a critical mass of peacebuilders.
We use models developed and adapted for and by Asians.
We build capacities of individuals and their institutions.
We strengthen solidarity between and among peace practitioners.
We create a sacred space where each one can dialogue without fear.
We desire to be a wellspring of peace processes and initiatives.
Mindanao Peacebuilding Institute: A Resource for Peacebuilders in Asia
The Mindanao Peacebuilding Institute (MPI) is an Asian training institute grounded in the Mindanao, Philippines context using models developed and adapted for and by Asians. MPI is a resource for peacebuilders: providing skills, conducting research, and building solidarity within the Conflict Transformation Framework.
"MPI creates a space where peacebuilders meet in mind, heart and spirit to keep abreast of the challenges which the issues of peace and justice present. In a professional and personal way, MPI, through its programs, offers opportunities by which the journey of peace becomes real in the lives of peacebuilders and their communities."