Jan. 11, 2021

Episode 16 - Raju Bhagwat, Peace Building & Reconciliation


Raju Bhagwat is an equipper in Peace Building & Reconciliation.  Raised in India and a long time resident of Cambodia, his work experience covers Leadership Training, Community Development, Peace Building, and Reconciliation.  He conducted interfaith peace conferences in various cities in India, and peace camps for youth. He has also trained peace builders in Nepal, Sri Lanka and the Philippines. As Director of Advocacy with World Vision India, Bhagwat set up the departments for Govt. Relations, Justice and Peace Building. He holds a BA and MA in Sociology, B. Div. (major in Comparative Religions), and a research diploma from Oxford University, UK, in interfaith Peacebuilding and Conflict Transformation. He is an ordained minister with the Church of North India. Currently, he is completing his doctoral studies in Forgiveness and Reconciliation. His dissertation focus is on reconciliation between Christian CEO’s in honor and shame cultures. Join us as Raju shares insights on how the practice of sustainable Peace Building & Reconciliation is founded on the pillars of Justice, Kindness, and Humility. Footnote Correction: Referenced paper is entitled, "Every household is an island" not "Every family is an island".