Mayme Lefurgey is a Ph.D. Candidate at Western University in Canada. She is an alumni of the MA for Peace Studies at the University of Innsbruck and the University for Peace in Costa Rica. She is currently pursuing a collaborative degree in Women’s Studies and Feminist Research & Transitional Justice and Post-Conflict Reconstruction. Her dissertation explores yoga as a method of elicitive peace work, examining community-driven rehabilitation and conflict transformation efforts. Mayme is currently engaged in a research fellowship with the non-profit research organization Dunna in Bogota, Colombia, where she is learning about alternative methods of facilitating peace and reconciliation.