Gloria Zapata-Restrepo is Director of the Master in Arts, Education and Peace Studies at University Foundation Juan N. Corpas, Colombia. Her areas of expertise include performing arts psychology and war-displaced children. With a doctorate on the effects of music on children’s socio-emotional development, she is currently Principal Investigator for the project ‘Artistic Identities of Ex-Combatants: Narratives, Education, Creation and Appropriation of Arts Practices for the Post-Peace Agreement in Colombia’. President of the Colombian Society of Research in Music Psychology and Education. Member of UNITWIN in Arts Education Research for Cultural Diversity and Sustainable Development.