Many presidents and prime ministers in Africa are limited by law to two terms in office. But a wave of leaders are standing for a third term – with potentially violent consequences. Peace Direct’s Local Peacebuilding Experts discuss the issues from across the continent.
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Two fearless female activists, Gulalai Ismail from Pakistan and Gauri Lankesh from India, have won a prestigious award for defiending human rights. Read more »
Badar* has an incredible story of nonviolence. By talking to a young boy recruited by a militant organisation he his life, along with many others. Read more »
This International Day of Peace, we draw inspiration from Gulalai Ismail, who is building lasting peace against all odds.
Today, 2 billion people live in areas of conflict and violence. But this International Day of Peace, we take courage from someone who, against all odds, is building peace. Together we can stop wars, one person at a time. Read more »