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In the chaos of Syria's civil war local peacebuilders are finding ways to bring respite for tired civilians from suffering and danger. Euan Brown, an aid worker in Jordan, shares the story of Abdullah who is trying to broker a ceasefire that would ending the fighting in the Yarmouk Palestinian refugee camp in southern Damascus.
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Can local peacebuilders become a crucial link between the international development industry and some of the most at-risk communities? As the deadline for the UN Millennium Development Goals approaches, Jaimie Gant looks at the opportunities for local peacebuilding organisations in the post-2015 agenda.
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What role can memory and truth play in rebuilding communities in the aftermath of a genocide? In the second post of the series, Katherine Conway writes on the importance of the individual's right to the truth and on what the Gacaca courts have achieved in Rwanda.
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