PeaceJam: A Billion Simple Acts of Peace
The Dalai Lama, the Archbishop Desmond Tutu, Costa Rican president Oscar Arias and political rights activist Aung San Suu Kyi are just some of the Nobel Peace Laureates who have joined the PeaceJam Foundation in their Global Call to Action. This book profiles all of these laureates and their work with teens around the world as they combine forces to help stop the spread of disease, promote women's rights, provide equitable access to food and water, and more. Combining profiles of the laureates, heartwarming tales of the youth and their projects, and tips on how readers can get involved, this is a comprehensive guide to the PeaceJam Foundation.
Both humbling and inspiring, PeaceJam: A Billion Simple Acts of Peace is sure to excite anyone who picks it up to think about simple ways to help make our world a better place.
|Lexile ® Measure||N/A|
|Product Type||Paperback Books|
|Primary Contributor||Ivan Suvanjieff and Dawn Gifford Engle|
|Age Groups||Ages 13 to 15, Ages 16 to 18|
|Publisher||Penguin Random House|