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Gender and peacebuilding

In recent years the role of gender in armed conflict and peacebuilding has increasingly caught international attention. This position paper explores gender in relation to peacebuilding and conflict prevention, and the work that we do to make peace processes more inclusive.
Women speak out against conflict in northeast Nigeria Flora Cassels Mon, 01/27/2020 - 16:51
Empowering young people in central Nigeria
One of the main causes of religious tensions in the central Nigerian city of Jos is growing youth militancy. Conciliation Resources is supporting an initiative that works with at-risk youth to transform them from aggressors of violence to facilitators of peace.
Lindsay Duffield Tue, 08/13/2019 - 18:58
The Bangsamoro Basic Law is a historic opportunity for indigenous women

Peace is not just the absence of war or conflict. For indigenous women like me, peace is about kefiyo fédéw (peaceful feeling).

Lindsay Duffield Thu, 08/08/2019 - 20:09
For peace to be sustainable, the views and experiences of all those impacted by conflict need to be included in finding solutions. We work to ensure different groups, especially those most marginalised, have a voice.
Emily Deeming Thu, 08/08/2019 - 17:39
Disaster management as a tool for peace in Kashmir

Shafat Ahmed works to develop the peacebuilding skills and awareness of communities across the Kashmir Valley, Jammu and Ladkh on the Indian-administered side of Kashmir.

Lindsay Duffield Thu, 08/08/2019 - 11:30
Connecting women mediators across the Commonwealth Emily Deeming Tue, 08/06/2019 - 12:29
Negotiating peace in Ethiopia Emily Deeming Mon, 08/05/2019 - 16:33
Nigerian partner wins 2019 peace prize
Our partner in Nigeria, Hope Interactive, has been awarded the 2019 LIVIA Award by the LIVIA Foundation in Denmark. The award is given to individuals or organisations from around the world who tackle conflict with courage, creativity and non-violence.
Flora Cassels Tue, 05/21/2019 - 11:01
Alternatives to violence: youth-led peacebuilding in Central African Republic Flora Cassels Tue, 01/15/2019 - 10:39
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