Posted by Peace Direct on
Image credit: © ZUMA Press, Inc./Alamy Stock Photo
The crisis in eastern Aleppo is a tragic testimony to our collective failure to prevent and resolve conflict.
We are appalled by the reports of continuing and intensifying atrocities being committed against civilians in the city.
We call for immediate and concrete actions from the international community to end the hostilities, ensure safe evacuation corridors for civilians and provide vital humanitarian protection.
We also stand in solidarity with the civilians of Aleppo, and our Syrian partners, who are working to support the most vulnerable but also, even in the midst of the conflict, have been driving efforts to build peace.
The devastation is simply unacceptable. How in 2016 could the world’s governments allow this to happen?
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 »