Unlocking the power to get things done
This study aims to contribute to the growing recognition and development of locally led aid modalities and partnership models. It does so on the ‘practical’ rather than ‘ideas’ front – in that it starts from a policy context in which the imperatives of ownership and agency have long been acknowledged, but in which there remains a significant and prevailing gap between rhetoric and implementation on the ground.
By identifying good practice examples of partnership models in the peacebuilding, development and humanitarian fields, Peace Direct hopes to contribute towards a shift in practice within the aid industry, whereby locally led approaches are prioritised.
Kaylene was concerned about the worsening security situation around the world so decided to combine her artistic skills and passion for peace to fundraise. Read more »
Peaceful relations between the US and North Korea are still possible and should be at the forefront of any foreign policy that comes out of the White House. Read more »
In October 2017, Peace Direct and the Coalition for Peace in Africa are running a five day training course to strengthen peacebuilding practice and policy. Read more »