Edward Peters has worked with MRA/IofC since 1970, in over 50 countries. He was responsible for formal training programmes for young people from 1981-83 and 1995-2000. He was a commissioning editor & monthly columnist of For A Change magazine (www.forachange.net) from 1990-96.
From 1993-98 he served as international co-ordinator of Foundations for Freedom, a programme of courses aimed at strengthening democracy in Eastern Europe. He was Chair of the national Clean Slate Campaign - a millennium initiative in the UK in 1999 (www.cleanslate.org).
From 2002-2008 he managed the global internet work of Intiatives of Change. From 2009-2010 he assisted Rajmohan Gandhi during his Presidency of IofC International, including organising the ‘Voyage of Dialogue and Discovery’ which took the Gandhis to 15 countries in the first half of 2010.
He was Executive Vice President of Initiatives of Change International from October 2010 to December 2014, and continued as a member of it International Council until the end of 2016. Edward’s wife is Swedish, they have two children in their early thirties, and live on the west coast of Sweden where Edward now works in web development.