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.
Since the onset of the global pandemic, we have been supporting local peacebuilding groups to take their work online using technological tools. 233 grants were awarded as part of a Digital Inclusion Fund. This International Women's Day, we celebrate how women have kept their work going this year. Read more »
Despite the impact COVID-19 poses to civil society and our collective ability to respond to conflict, we are resolute in continuing support for those communities around the world who are most affected. Read more »
The Foundation for Integrated Rural Development (FIRD) is a women-led organization based in Northern Uganda. They work to prevent violence against women and children, improve community life, and promote greater respect for human rights. Read more »