Peace Dispatch: May 2018

In this month's edition, Local Peacebuilding Experts from Pakistan, Ukraine, Cote d'Ivoire and Lebanon provide their latest analysis of conflict in their areas - and what it means for peacebuilders. Read more »

23 May 2018

Peace Dispatch: April 2018

In this month's edition, Local Peacebuilding Experts from Yemen, Syria, Sierra Leone, Niger and Nepal provide their latest analysis of conflict in their areas - and what it means for peacebuilders. Read more »

10 April 2018

Atrocity Prevention and Peacebuilding

Peace Direct's latest report presents the analysis and recommendations of atrocity prevention and peacebuilding from experts and practitioners from across the globe, and advocates for the recognition of the critical role that local civil society and locally-led peacebuilding approaches play in preventing and stopping atrocities. Read more »

06 April 2018

Tsvangirai’s death brings new hope for Zimbabwean civil society

The death of Morgan Tsvangirai, Zimbabwe's long-time opposition leader, has left Zimbabwean civil society in limbo - and his party now has to manage a precarious leadership transition ahead of landmark presidential elections. Read more »

28 February 2018

Zimbabwe's civil society sets expectations for the emerging government of President Mnangagwa

As Zimbabweans celebrate the end of an era, the country's new President Emmerson Mnangagwa has vowed to serve all citizens. Zimbabwe's civil society responds with a set of expectations and requests for his new government. Read more »

28 November 2017

Zimbabwe in limbo: what’s happening on the ground?

Edward Chinhanhu, our Local Peacebuilding Expert, provides an urgent update on the evolving situation in Zimbabwe. Read more »

16 November 2017

Zimbabwe Peace Exchange - call for applicants

Call for applicants: the Zimbabwe Peace Exchange aims to bring together a diverse group of civil society organisations from across Zimbabwe to share knowledge, experience and lessons, and explore opportunities for collaboration. Read more »

07 March 2017

Trump in the White House: where next for the President and peacebuilding?

Donald Trump has been elected as the new American president. Before the results came in, we asked our Local Peacebuilding Experts what they wanted to see from the incoming administration. Read more »

09 November 2016

Are the bad times returning to Zimbabwe?

Between 2008 and 2009, Zimbabwe experienced a devastating social, economic and political crisis. Despite an impressive recovery, when Edward Chinhanhu visited Harare recently he found worrying signs that the old crisis was returning. Read more »

25 July 2016

Tradition: building bridges across political divides in Zimbabwe

Traditional practices are being reinforced in Zimbabwe as peacebuilding tools. Edward Chinhanhu reports. Read more »

16 November 2015