July 20, 2020
“We want our people to know that the virus has nothing to do with religion or tribe, it's simply a natural disaster or a global pandemic..."
January 18, 2020
"The peacebuilders in Iraq have been targeted by the militias, by the Iraqi government, by many different groups just because they're trying to promote peace..."
October 2, 2019
The Global Fragility Act is set to go to the US Senate floor as a rare bipartisan Act. For the peacebuilding community, it could be a game-changer...
June 25, 2019
What is one way we can reinforce cultural diversity as a driving factor of peace and development? Here, the world’s leading peacebuilding NGOs answer...
June 17, 2019
In the wake of a hate-driven attacks in New Zealand and Sri Lanka this year, world leaders are asking: Can the next generation cure online hate speech?
May 15, 2019
"Not only are youth more receptive to messages of peace but we are also best placed to reach out to youth involved in armed groups."
May 7, 2019
"We need to go slowly...until everyone is ready to engage into direct dialogue...Everyone is speaking about peace...even the leaders of the armed groups."
April 1, 2019
"...young men are particularly vulnerable to being recruited into criminal activities, trafficking, rebellion or even fundamentalist armed groups..."
February 26, 2019
In 2016, Dieudonné was kidnapped by a group of armed men as he returned home from working the fields with his family. Here's what happened when he returned...
February 4, 2019
Mohammed was the founder and leader of a violent armed gang under Boku Haram, but when a youth peace group reached out to him it changed everything...
January 28, 2019
Amadou lives in the town of Mopti in central Mali, and works with young people in prison, many of whom have been affiliated with armed groups.
October 13, 2018
When Deeyah Khan met with neo-Nazi leaders she admits she was scared. Watch our exclusive interview with the film director about what she found...
July 28, 2018
Lebanese peacebuilder Sawssan Abou-Zahr reviews "The Business Plan for Peace: Building a World Without War" by Scilla Elworthy, founder of Peace Direct.
February 26, 2018
"It is really important to talk with armed groups, because through this dialogue they become aware of the negative impact they are having..."
October 30, 2017
Muhammad Kabir was 19 years old when the Boko Haram insurgency started surfacing in his home city of Maiduguri in North-Eastern Nigeria.