Peace & Conflict
All Articles about Peace & Conflict
Senior Fellow and 2020 Racial Equity Grantee Michael Scott and Managing Partner Helen Kramer launch Breaking Bread, a conversation series that assembles diverse identities to explore differing perspectives on controversial topics.
ARTIVISM - on the use of Art as a social transformation tool
Inspired by the collective actions of Youth Peace Ambassadors Network, Maciej Rotowski of the 2019 Warsaw Fellowship organized a 5 day-long training on artivism in Spain. Together with YPAN he brought together artists and activists and equipped them with necessary tools to advance peace and human rights.
Storytelling and Organizing for Peace in Israel/Palestine
Senior Fellow Lily Faust is working on building nonprofit engagement to generate new perspectives on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict through sharing stories of peace and hope.
Youth, Foreignness, Reconciliation
Youth engagement and trans-generational forms of remembrance and dealing with the legacies of the past among young people in the Bihać and Velika Kladuša areas
Izronit' će Stari
This initiative will contribute to peace-building, education about cultural heritage, and to raising awareness of ethnic divisions and social constructs that come from war-impacted cultural sites in Bosnia and Herzegovina.
The Sierra Leone Memory Project
The Sierra Leonean Memory Project is an oral-history project dedicated to recording testimonies from those who survived the civil war in Sierra Leone.
Teaching Nepali Students about the Horrors of Extremism
Senior Fellow Subhash Ghimire, inspired by his Fellowship, brought the story of Anne Frank to Nepali students to discuss the risks of extremism.
Simulation Games for Teaching Human Rights and Active Citizenship in Post-Soviet Moldova
Senior Fellow Zachariah Falconer-Stout helped organize the creation and deployment of two simulation games on human rights and active citizenship in Moldova.
Toward Durable Solutions for the Internally Displaced in Bosnia & Herzegovina
To gain a more intimate understanding of life as an Internally Displaced Person (IDP) in Bosnia, Senior Fellows Chad and Aida gathered a diverse team to conduct a qualitative, substantive survey of the residents of Tasovčići Collective Center, a housing area for IDPs on the outskirts of Mostar.
Gender-Based Violence in Refugee Settings
Senior Fellow Annie Gavin coordinated a panel presentation on the unique challenges women face in refugee settings.