PTC, Peace Training Centre
The Peace Training Centre (PTC) located at Jos is an important contributor to the network of peace activists in addition to offering courses in peace making, trauma therapy, and conflict transformation. By choosing participants and teachers carefully, the Peace Training Centre has become a bridge builder among the various ethnic and religious groups in Nigeria. Graduates receive mentoring support while implementing their initiatives which in turn serves to strengthen und deepen the lessons learned. Simultaneously, the PTC contributes to advancing scholarship in the area of conflict research. In so doing, the PTC brings together academic insights and current practical approaches in the promotion of peace within the local contexts.