Working with inspiring individuals and communities at the centre of peacebuilding efforts from Somalia to the Philippines, in 2019 we supported almost 28,000 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 first interactive Impact Report site.
Technology for peace, known as ‘peacetech’, has increased recently, with local peacebuilders using social media, data and a host of other tech advancement to drive for peace and tackle insecurity. New report by Peace Direct explores technology and peacebuilding. Read more »
Join us for our Sun Salutations yoga fundraising challenge in September, which also happens to be National Yoga Month here in the U.S.! Learn more about our fundraiser and how you can help. Read more »
In Uvira, a city in the South Kivu province of DR Congo, we work with our local partner the Fondation Chirezi (FOCHI), to support those affected by war and instability to rebuild their communities. Read more »