Tweets and RTs about #peacebuilding and the #Anthropocene | Assoc Prof at Hiroshima University | views my own | creator, #ScholarsUnbound
May 20 • 10 tweets • 6 min read
As #Marawi celebrates its Week of Peace and commemorates the Marawi Siege 6 yrs later, Raihan A. Yusoph and I reflect on the places that once characterise Marawi and how they transformed during the government-led rehabilitation process.
"The new buildings are shiny but empty."
We observed that "what happened in Marawi demonstrates that violence is not just spatial but also visual, and that post-conflict reconstruction efforts need to consider the role of spaces and images in building peace."