Local First: Development for the twenty-first century - Peace Direct

Local First: Development for the twenty-first century


This collection of case studies highlights successful local level conflict resolution activities that have scaled up to create widespread, sustainable impact.

The selection of case studies in this book exemplifies the Local First approach: start from where you
are, look at available resources and take it from there. In particular, these case studies were chosen because they represent compelling examples of large-scale activities that engage local capacity for peacebuilding.


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