“It was a joy and a privilege to hold space for the 6 women and 16 men who showed up in the fullness of their humanity at the Chrysalis Academy in Tokai, Cape Town last week. Together we shared deeply and held witness to each other as we spoke truth to our experiences as women and men with compassion, humility and courage. A deep bow of gratitude to Lucille Meyer for your leadership and your gracious stewardship of the Gender Reconciliation work at Chrysalis.
Blessings to you all for all the ways you continue to show up!
With love from the facilitation team, Zanele Khumalo, Les Thomas, Judy Bekker, and Robert McLeod.
"Spirituality and Sexuality" - that was the theme of the second GenderÂ Reconciliation workshop held recently in Bloemfontein, South Africa, asÂ part of the ongoing research project initiated by Samantha van Schalkwyk,Â with Trauma Reconciliation Studies at University of the Free State.Â Together, a dynamic group of 17 women and men explored the intricacies,Â joys, and complexities of being human; in the ways we express →
On the eve of Women's Day, weÂ concluded a powerful three-day Gender Reconciliation Introductory workshopÂ in Cape Town. In collaboration with the Institute for Justice andÂ Reconciliation (IJR), we honour and celebrate the 16 women and men fromÂ organisations working on gender, conflict resolution and peacebuilding forÂ your openness, creativity and strength. Heartfelt appreciation to you allÂ for all the ways you showed up!
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What a wonderful and inspiring Gender Reconciliation workshop we held this weekend in Cape Town! The workshop marked the launch of the year-long Gender Reconciliation research project at the University of the Western Cape (UWC). 18 women and men gathered as a community on campus, sharing deeply and witnessing one another with compassion, understanding and love. A big thank you →
A big thank you to Women of Wisdom Foundation and the Mankind Project of Seattle for inviting us into their communities for the second year in a row to offer a day of Gender Reconciliation. Heart-opening connections were made this past Saturday, (July 11, 2015) within the group of 36 women and men as we shared the stories of our →