As the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic grows, our focus remains on how we can continue to support communities breaking through cycles of violent conflict.
Recently, we convened more than 450 peacebuilders from around the world in online consultations to discuss how the current COVID-19 crisis is impacting their work, changing their needs, and shaping their perspective.
Our latest report, produced in collaboration with Conducive Space for Peace and Humanity United, shares the key findings from the consultations, as well as recommendations from peacebuilders from around the world.
‘COVID-19 and the impact of local peacebuilding’ is now available in three languages.
For Juneteenth, our Development and Administrative Associate in the U.S. shares her reflections. Read more »
Statement concerning the merger of the Department for International Development and the Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Statement from Saferworld, Conciliation Resources, International Alert and Peace Direct concerning the merging of the Department for International Development and the Foreign and Commonwealth Office. Read more »
The yoga practice of Sun Salutation serves as a great sequence to energise the body and mind. This graceful movement found itself part of an altogether different exercise, fundraising, as Peace Direct, asked people to raise money by performing ‘500 Sun Salutations in May’. Read more »