Michael J. Sharp ('01) Michael Sharp visits with Elizabeth Namavu and children in Mubimbi Camp, home to displaced persons in the Democratic Republic of Congo. A coordinator for the Mennonite Central, he has an unusual approach to peacemaking.Michael Sharp visits with Elizabeth Namavu and children in Mubimbi Camp, home to displaced persons in the Democratic Republic of Congo. walks unarmed into the base of the FDLR, notorius for their recruitment of child soldiers and sexual violence against villagers in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Sharp, who works for Mennonite Central Committee, does this every few weeks in an effort to make a peaceful change. A coordinator for the Mennonite Central, he has an unusual approach to peacemaking.

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