A deluge of information isn’t the way to win people over.
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The Colombian government has learned the hard way that simply explaining a complex deal to people won't win them over.
A Presbyterian church in Belfast.
Twenty years after the Good Friday Agreement, churches have tended to marginalise the mavericks who helped bring about peace.
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Wildlife conservation is often part of the peacebuilding process, but there is a risk it can make conflicts even worse.
Building peace from the bottom up.
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Brexit negotiations threaten the peacebuilding efforts that have taken place since the Good Friday Agreement.
Kim Jong-il and his counterpart Kim Dae-jung give peace a chance in 2000.
For a brief moment at the turn of the millennium, it seemed Seoul and Pyongyang were starting to open up to each other.
We need to learn the skills of living together.
Cambodians pray for peace.
Once one of the world's very poorest countries, Cambodia has been through a remarkable two and a half decades of growth and development.
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Teachers in South Africa need far more high quality professional development, policy direction and support to take social cohesion from concept to classroom
These participants in a seminar on advocacy and peacebuilding are part of a generation of young people working for global peace and security.
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When nearly half the world's people are under 24 years old, they clearly have a critical role to play in working for peace and security around the world.
South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir signs a peace agreement in the capital Juba, on August 26, 2015.
The Sudanese government and its armed opposition are both unhappy with the ceasefire they signed. Senior military officers have also publicly voiced their disapproval of the induced deal.
A Syrian refugee flees from ISIS attack.
There were more airstrikes against ISIS this July 4 weekend. Most politicians agree that ‘war is the answer.’ But here’s an argument that peacebuilding is the only realistic way to defeat ISIS.