Join the Rotary Positive Peace Academy. 

In this free training course, discover the strategies and tools that can help individuals, Rotarians like yourselves, cities and nations to build and sustain peace. 

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Meet Positive Peace, the transformational framework.

Created by the non-partisan and internationally renowned think-tank the Institute for Economics & Peace, this free short course introduces the transformational framework — Positive Peace. Learn how Positive Peace is associated with better performance on ecological sustainability, improved wellbeing, stronger GDP growth rates and better business outcomes. 

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What will I learn?

Through this academy, you will strengthen your knowledge and identify concrete ways to enhance and engage in Rotary’s work in peace and conflict resolution and the Areas of Focus – all via a Positive Peace lens.

  • Learn the definition of peace and how it is measured
  • Understand the 8 Pillars of Positive Peace
  • Find out how it builds long term societal resilience
  • Learn from Positive Peace projects all over the world
  • 12 lessons of on-demand video and interactive content

Research & data into action. 

Positive Peace is statistically linked with outcomes that include better performance on ecological sustainability, improved wellbeing, stronger GDP growth rates and better business performance. This non-partisan Positive Peace Academy provides the knowledge and a neutral baseline from which you create your own practical approach to peaceful societal change, whether at home, in business, or in the community

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Learn anywhere

Access the Academy anywhere - across mobile, tablet & desktop devices.

Choose your pace

Take the 2 hour course at once or you can learn at your own pace.

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Optional certificate purchase to support our mission and further your career. 

You're in good company

More than 10,000 people around the world have taken the Academy to learn about peace, and make change in their communities, cities and countries.

Chris Offer

Vice Chair - Rotary Peace Centers Committee
Rotary Positive Peace Activator

The Rotary Positive Peace Academy gave me insight in how clubs can develop positive peace projects locally and internationally.

Rebecca Crall

Area of Focus Manager - Rotary International

The Academy is an excellent resource for understanding the complexities of peace. Every Rotary member will benefit from taking this course!

Nzubechi Pantaleon Uwaleme

Rotary Positive Peace Activator

The course offered me a deeper understanding of the practical applications of positive peace frameworks.

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