This brief on partnership approaches is part of a series called ‘Towards locally-led peacebuilding’ intended to highlight gaps in current policy and practice.
While global conflicts increase, the international peacebuilding community is increasingly recognising that locally-led activity is a key element to successful peacebuilding.
Drawing on 15 years’ experience partnering with grassroots organisations, this brief outlines what we mean when we talk about ‘local’, and why a radical shift is needed to remove barriers to local leadership.
The U.S. civil rights movement, and its most recognized leader Martin Luther King Jr. showed us the power of nonviolence to transform society and advance greater justice for all. Today, the power of nonviolence has never been stronger -- or needed more urgently -- in the U.S. and around the world. Read more »
A statement from U.S. Executive Director Bridget Moix following the violence at the Capitol in Washington, D.C., on January 6th, 2021. Read more »