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Welcome to the Peace Room at Vrede, the House on the Hill

This is 'Vrede', the House on the Hill. 'Vrede' means 'Peace' in Afrikaans.

Welcome to the Peace Room. A place where you can nominate a person who you think has made a positive difference to the world, read about the people who have been nominated, vote for nominations and read about the people who have “made a difference” to the world. Enter here to find out more and join the debate!

Teachers should first read the History section to learn more about this resource. There is a page of teaching notes (also available in Word format), and in addition, there is a Peace Room Presentation (PowerPoint, 1.27 MB) which can be used with class groups.


Enter Vrede, the Peace Room House