Every day, people suffer and lives are destroyed because of war. But it doesn’t have to be this way.
Peace Direct is dedicated to stopping wars and building peace, one person at a time. We work with local people to stop violence and rebuild communities after war has torn them apart. Together, we can help them save more lives.
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Peace Direct will be accompanying musical acts the Henhouse Prowlers and The Waydown Wanderers on the MUSIC HEALS tour in Nashville TN, Columbus OH, and Newport KY April 17th-20th with a GOAL of raising $15,000 Read more »
Today, President al-Bashir of Sudan has stepped down, following months of protests. We spoke to our local peacebuilding partner, Rasha Ahmed of Collaborative for Peace Sudan (CfPS), about what the overthrow of Bashir might mean for prospects of peace in the country. Read more »
Today is International Day of Sport for Development and Peace, where the world celebrates the power of sport to drive social change and community development, and to foster peace and understanding. We highlight the work of our local partner organisation, the Peace Initiative Network,'s para-football teams. Read more »