Power of Goodness: Stories of Nonviolence and Reconciliation

The second edition of this tri-lingual book in Chechen, Russian and English has, after several editing delays, finally been published! 6000 copies were printed in summer 2013 by the publishers Groznenskii Rabochii in Chechnya. The bookPoG_book can be viewed online:

The Power of Goodness is a peace education tool that can be used to raise awareness about issues explored in the stories such as nonviolence, forgiveness, justice, peace, tolerance and reconciliation. Since summer 2013, Peacebuilding UK and partner CPCD in Chechnya have worked on the creation of a new web portal, funded by the Berghof Foundation, (

The Little Star psychologists have created a teacher’s training manual that will be used with the Power of Goodness stories. The Power of Goodness stories and manual are available on the website.