An Open Letter to UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon.
To Your Excellency:
The United Nations sanctions against Eritrea are causing undue harm and hardship to the people of Eritrea. I…Continue
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The civil war in Nepal, driven by communist ideologies, affected the private sector both physically and psychologically. In addition, the private sector's own malpractices damaged its public image, creating hopes and suspicions which persist in the discourse on corporate engagement in peacebuilding. This paper explores the potential for, and challenges to, private sector engagement in peacebuilding in Nepal. It analyzes corporate sector approaches in…Continue
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Aaghaz-e-Dosti, an Indo-Pak Friendship initiative of India-based Mission Bhartiyam and Pakistan-based The Catalyst – TC, organized Aman Chaupal at Andhra Education Society on 10th October. Aman Chaupal is an interactive session wherein someone from Pakistan interacts with…Continue
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Culture binds its members to a range of acceptable norms. During the different stages of a conflict cycle, culture prescribes what precursors will create stress and anxiety in a person, it determines how the individual will assess the conflict, identify a preferred course of action and evaluate the consequences of his or her chosen path....Read more
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To the Islamic State, Syrian women are slaves. To much of the rest of the world, they are victims.
It’s time we expose their real identity: an untapped resource for creating lasting peace. Listening to and implementing the ideas of women still living in Syria is key to weakening ISIS and stabilizing the region at large because, in many ways, they have a better track record laying the foundations for peace and democracy than any other group.
Read the full article…Continue
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You are President & CEO of your global life. It's time to be briefed like it:Continue
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Last month, we launched our very first round of TC111: Technology for Monitoring & Evaluation with a class of over…Continue
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On September 25 and 26, over 200 development practitioners and technologists filled FHI 360’s conference rooms and hallways in Washington D.C. to discuss the intersection between technology and monitoring and evaluation (M&E).
In case you didn’t…Continue
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Families in a Landless Workers Movement squatter encampment, hoping to win legal title to the land. Photo: Andy Lin.
October 14, 2014
By Beverly Bell
October 16 is World Food Day. To ensure that there is food for the world, and that it is not…Continue
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Read my blog on how women are key players in combatting climate change.
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Read my blog on how Rwandan women have transformed their nation through a discussion with Foreign Minister Louise Mushikiwabo. …Continue
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Read my blog post about Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie and her discussion with the Georgetown University community.
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Celebrating Global Hand Washing Day With Buddies
Picture Gallery : https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.71452919862..
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"What's Happening in Conflict Resolution" is a weekly round up of the all the ADR news, jobs, events and more. Check it out each week and view past versions […Continue
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Dr. Samuel Mahaffy, Senior Advisor to Salaam Urban Village interviews Madut--one of the 'Lost Boys of Sudan'. Madut's journey and story teach us much about the conflict in Sudan and South Sudan. It is a story of great tragedy and also of tentative hope. Madut's account of his journey and his perspective on his homeland of South Sudan and what is needed to bring peace are woven into this…Continue
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Finding the right job in conflict resolution, international development and related fields requires a combination of the right experience and training, an understanding of the field, developing strong connections and a bit of serendipity. In addition to academic and/or professional training, it is essential to have an understanding of how conflict resolution works in practice. Many people working in conflict related jobs, will not find employment with "conflict…Continue
GUIDE TO APPS FOR SOCIAL CHANGE
One of the main goals of this site is to help practitioners, students, and scholars network, connect, and share best resources. This guide will look at some of the key issues and considerations around using apps in peace and development work, as well as offer some examples of how they are being used. An…
Finance access has always been a challenge for non-corporate small-scale entrepreneurs for their diverse capital needs. For the large and medium scale enterprises and business houses,…Continue
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