Kansas Institute for Peace and Conflict Resolution (KIPCOR)
KIPCOR has offered trainings in Circle processes with practitioners across Kansas. KIPCOR staff and associates have used Circles for restorative justice conferencing, restorative practices in schools, and group dialogue and mediation. Experience in restorative justice conferencing, schools, conflict, dialogue.
KIPCOR endeavors to strengthen conflict resolution and peacebuilding capacities in the communities and institutions it serves.
KIPCOR encourages research, education, skill development and dialogue to enhance the understanding and practice of managing conflict, and to prepare individuals and groups to be peacemakers in an evolving, complex and often troubled world.
Welcoming participation by people of all backgrounds and religious traditions, KIPCOR and its programs are rooted in Anabaptist/Christian values of reconciliation, service, appreciation of diversity, personal transformation and integrity, and nonviolence and peacebuilding within the context of social justice.
Areas of Interest and Service
Support hub for regional restorative justice practitioners, training, coaching, and case services.
About the Organization
KIPCOR was founded in 1985 and is one of the oldest regional peace institutes in the United States. The Institute offers an array of resources for education in conflict resolution and peacebuilding, as well as an extensive networking system for consulting and intervention. www.kipcor.org