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Asian Festival of Children’s Content
23–26 May 2024

Explore how children in the community embrace peace through our peace library, where young minds read, listen, and interact with curated stories that exemplify behaviours that foster cultures of peace and justice. Discover the gentle influence of our peace library, which encourages children to embody peace within their community.

Raissa Avery Marfa

Raissa Avery Marfa (Philippines)

Raissa Avery Marfa, a literacy and peace worker from Bantayan Island, Cebu, Philippines, collaborates with Friends Peace Teams to establish peace libraries. Committed to fostering peace and community empowerment, she conducts storytelling sessions, develops children’s books in local languages, and pursues a master’s degree in Reading Education at the University of the Philippines.

Programme dates and times are subject to change.