May 10, 2020
As healthcare workers struggle to defeat COVID-19, South Sudan's youth fight a different battle — one against misinformation and hate speech. Their weapon of choice? Bicycles.
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?
June 4, 2019
As South Africa geared up for the recent election (May 8), Caleb Gichuhi and his team from PeaceTech Lab were monitoring hate speech online. Check out what they found...
May 21, 2019
As South Africa geared up for the recent election, Caleb Gichuhi and his team were analyzing trends around hateful language and violence on the ground....
April 24, 2019
"Unity, when we build it here, we believe that this unity will be taken back home to South Sudan..."
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...
September 29, 2018
Words in the dictionary: Warmongering, Fighting, Battling, Warfare, Hate Speech.NOT in the dictionary? Peacebuilding.
September 14, 2018
September 21 is the International Day of Peace – a good day to celebrate news about peacebuilding around the world. Here are 5 important stories to follow...
August 29, 2018
Inflammatory media online has been blamed for contributing to South Sudan's civil war, but several organizations have banded together to train journalists...
August 5, 2018
Can technology help build peace? Experts gathered in Washington DC to investigate how tech is being used, and can be developed, to advance peace.
June 14, 2018
Fake News is not just a problem in the US. Online disinformation has been blamed for fueling violence in South Sudan, where this group is battling hate speech...
May 27, 2018
Leading peacebuilders and journalists met in New York recently to figure out why peace doesn't often make the headlines, and how that can change...
May 18, 2018
A new tech project connecting ordinary citizens around the world has impressed global leaders like Barack Obama, and will launch new 'portals' this year...
April 27, 2018
Karim Wasfi became famous when he set up his cello at a Baghdad bomb site. We speak with the renowned conductor about his plans to 'flood' the city with hope.