Amman, Jordan (2004)

Hosted By: His Royal Highness Prince El Hassan bin Talal

DSCF2948Tanenbaum’s Religion and Conflict Resolution program convened the recipients of the Peacemakers in Action award for the first time in the program’s six-year history. The Retreat gave the participants the opportunity to explore religious peacemaking and enhance their skills through a series of training modules, interactive sessions, and dinners in Amman, Jordan. Fourteen of the 18 Peacemakers in Action attended, coming from four continents and representing twelve different armed conflicts.

Moderators/Facilitators included:

  • Nejib Friji, Chief, UN Information Centre-Beirut
  • Aasma Khan, Esq., Human Rights Activist and Lawyer
  • Matt Rees, Jerusalem Bureau Chief, TIME magazine
  • Neil Quilliam, Program Officer, United Nations University
  • R. Scott Appleby, Director, Kroc Institute for Peace Studies
  • Joyce S. Dubensky, Esq., Executive Vice President and CEO, Tanenbaum
  • Richard M. Aborn, Esq., Board of Directors, Tanenbaum