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.
May 2, 2020
The Sri Lankan civil war between government forces and the Tamil Tigers left lingering wounds but a new reading program is helping youth find common ground...
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...
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."
April 24, 2019
"Unity, when we build it here, we believe that this unity will be taken back home to South Sudan..."
April 1, 2019
"...young men are particularly vulnerable to being recruited into criminal activities, trafficking, rebellion or even fundamentalist armed groups..."
February 12, 2019
South Sudan's civil war has sent more than a million refugees into neighboring Uganda. Now a group in the host country are empowering refugees through a fashion house.
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...
July 28, 2018
Over 70 per cent of Somalia's population is under 30 years of age, and its civil war has spanned generations.Can education break the cycle of violence? A new study reveals some answers...
July 17, 2018
Youth advocate and representative Gabriela Taveras Ruiz shares her experience with reconciliation processes in northern Spain.
July 4, 2018
While football players from across the globe compete in Russia for the 2018 World Cup, unlikely opposition teams in Liberia are playing for a different purpose.
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 25, 2018
"Our seventh graders reminded me that sometimes peacebuilding happens in ways you least expect it..."
May 7, 2018
It’s dangerous for Kosovo-Serbian and Kosovo-Albanian youth to meet openly in Mitrovica, but these students have found a clever way to work together...
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.