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Eva Marszewski

Peacebuilders International (Canada) 
Founder and Executive Director 
Eva E. Marszewski, LSM is the Founder and Executive Director of Peacebuilders International (Canada). Called to the Ontario Bar in 1975, she has acted as a litigator, labour arbitrator, mediator, facilitator and most recently, an Adjunct Professor of Law at Osgoode Hall Law School in Toronto. Eva was one of the founders of the SPIDR youth initiative and a member of the Board of Directors of SPIDR, now the Association for Conflict Resolution. For her pioneering work in adapting Peacebuilding Circles to Toronto’s diverse inner-city communities, Eva has been awarded the prestigious Law Society Medal from the Law Society of Upper Canada, the YMCA Peace Medallion in 2006, the Canadian Congress on Criminal Justices’ Crime Prevention Award in 2007, the Dianne Martin Medal for Social Justice through Law, and an Ashoka Fellowship.