Kenya: People-powered solution to violent extremism
In Kenya, military operations against al-Shabaab ended up alienating the local population and exacerbating divisions. A grassroots peace effort brought together citizens, police and army leaders, and the government to find a shared solution—and drive the region out of a crisis.
One of the leaders of that effort, Search For Common Ground Kenya’s Director Judy Kimamo, tells the story of what happened to UN Global Dispatch...
Listen to the full story here.