Insight on Conflict is Peace Direct's global resource on local peacebuilding in conflict areas.

Latest from Insight on Conflict

On the front line: responding to conflict in Lebanon

How the EU supported the Beirut-based Permanent Peace Movement in preventing conflicts and consolidating peace in Lebanon . Read more »

05 May 2016

Global awards for local peacebuilders open for entries

The unique Tomorrow’s Peacebuilders awards open for entries, offering global recognition for grassroots peace activists in conflict countries worldwide. Read more »

09 July 2015

A call for peace in Burundi

As the situation in Burundi deteriorates, local peacebuilders are calling for peace. You can help spread their message. Read more »

14 May 2015

Guiding principles for young people’s participation in peacebuilding

A "youth-friendly" version of the Guiding Principles for Young People’s Participation in Peacebuilding, illustrated with paintings by refugee youth from Myanmar. Read more »

10 April 2015

Interview with Professor Miriam Coronel-Ferrer

Insight on Conflict speaks with Professor Miriam Coronel-Ferrer, Chair of the Philippines Government Peace Panel with talks with the Moro Islamic Liberation Front Read more »

07 August 2014

Top broadcaster joins search to find the best local peacebuilders

We are delighted to announce that the BBC broadcaster Bridget Kendall has joined the panel of judges for our global competition, Tomorrow’s Peacebuilders Read more »

09 July 2014

Tomorrow's Peacebuilders & Build Peace 2015

Entries in this year's Tomorrow's Peacebuilding competition that use technology in an innovative way may win a scholarship to ‘Build Peace 2015’. Read more »

19 June 2014

Pakistan Calling: showcasing Pakistani civil society

Pakistan Calling is a series of films depicting Pakistani civil society attempting to tackle the country's many pressing social problems. Read more »

19 May 2014

Women, Peace and Security

Women, Men, and Peace. This issue explores questions of gender and peace through the first-hand realities of peacebuilders across the globe. Read more »

29 March 2014

Mapping Burundi's peacebuilders

Peace Direct has created a unique interactive map displaying the extensive work of local people to consolidate peace in Burundi. Read more »

27 March 2014