Institute for Healing of Memories

Our mission is to contribute to the healing journey of individuals, communities and nations recovering from psychological and spiritual wounds of wars, repressive regimes, human rights abuses and other traumatic events. The organisation is committed to: - Preventing the transmission to future generations of hatred and resentment that are legacies of apartheid -Fostering a culture of human rights among young people - Working in partnership with others who share our vision

Peace symbols

Peace symbols
Participants light candles as part of a group ceremony (view small | med | large | orig)

Expressing creativity

Expressing creativity
Creative use of different media such as clay to share stories (view small | med | large | orig)

Individual work

Individual work
Reflection is an important part of the healing journey (view small | med | large | orig)

Group feedback

Group feedback
All participants have an opportunity to share with the larger group (view small | med | large | orig)

Story telling

Story telling
Women participant sharing her story in a group session (view small | med | large | orig)