Working with inspiring individuals and communities at the centre of peacebuilding efforts from Somalia to Syria, in 2018 we supported almost 24,000 people to turn away from violence and build peace from the ground up.
Local peacebuilders are making peace a practical reality for thousands of people across the globe, and we are committed to supporting them.
Read the highlights in our Impact Report.
Faima is part of the ‘Young Women’s Network for Good Governance’, set up by our local partner in Pakistan, Aware Girls, to promote women’s participation in political and public life. This is her story. Read more »
This is the story of Michael, a local hero who runs Peace Initiative Network, a peacebuilding organisation supporting young people in the city of Kano, Northern Nigeria. This video was produced by Zoomin.TV as part of their Local Heroes series. Read more »
Dishani Senaratne is a peacebuilder from Sri Lanka. After participating in an online consultation on youth and peacebuilding, she was invited to attend a series of events during the UN High Level Political Forum in New York in July. We spoke to Dishani about her experience, and what she gained from the visit. Read more »