Far too often, support for communities affected by war and violent conflict stops at emergency aid.
Now is the time to think…how can we do things differently?
In our new animated film, we celebrate local people at the heart of peacebuilding efforts around the world. We call for direct and sustained support of them, for as long as it takes.
During a siege in Eastern Ghouta, Syria, bombs blasted, the sounds of shelling filled the air, and cries were heard. Amal’s three children were scared. She did what she could to protect them - trying to distract them from the conflict going on around them with games and toys. Read more »
'Refreshing Skills & Strategies; Continuing Professional development for Practitioners working in Conflict' is a five-day online training course run by Peace Direct and Coalition for Peace in Africa. Read more »
Following the resignation of Malian President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita yesterday, we call on the country to begin to reconnect with its people to avoid escalating tensions, rising conflict and a potential health emergency brought about by the coronavirus pandemic. Read more »