A-Young Moon is a Peace Education Facilitator, who launched a non-profit, education specialist organization called PEACEMOMO located in Korea in August 2012. PEACEMOMO highlights creating non-teaching, mutually dialogical relations in learning sites in order to conduct peace education. In order to expand this approach in every possible learning environment, PEACEMOMO runs regular training programs to foster transformative peace educators. As a training specialist, A-Young conducts teachers’ training programs for provincial education offices, develops training manuals, and joins regional and local forums for peace activism and education. Previously, she worked as an elementary school teacher in Korea and was a Junior Programme Specialist in UNESCO’s Asia-Pacific Centre of Education for International Understanding. Currently, she is an advisor to various educational institutes, including the National Education Conference, the Seoul Metropolitan Office of Education and the Seoul Education Training Institute. A-Young received a Master’s Degree in Peace Education at the University for Peace in Costa Rica and is presently earning her PhD in Peace Education at the same university.
Course for 2020: Peace Education as a Peacebuilding Process (PEP)