In this TEDx Exeter talk, Gulalai Ismail, our local partner in Pakistan, reveals how she is building an equal and peaceful world, starting from her local community.
From witnessing inequality as a young girl in Pakistan, to defying the Taliban and founding a peacebuilding organisation, this is a story of a courageous and inspiring woman.
In this story, we hear about Kadogo, a former child fighter in DR Congo who swapped his weapon for a theatre script. Read more »
If you work with a peacebuilding organization, shouldn't you be able to define peacebuilding? After almost two years of working with Peace Direct, I still struggle with the term. Read more »
Peace Direct remains deeply troubled by the recent retaliatory attacks between the U.S. and Iran and persistent militarized tensions between the countries. We are relieved that both the U.S. and Iran appear to be pulling back from the brink of war and taking steps to immediately de-escalate the conflict. Read more »