USIP Weekly Bulletin: Kenya Election, Strategies for Afghanistan, Healing in Nepal, and Role of China in Diplomacy, 8/18

By: David J. Smith, August 18, 2017 The U.S. Institute of Peace publishes a weekly bulletin of global affairs and peacebuilding topics and issues.  This week’s edition looks at the upcoming Kenya election, Afghanistan strategies, the peace process in Nepal, and China. Click below to read and subscribe    

Peace Direct’s Tomorrow’s Peacebuilders Awards: Deadline 9/6

By: David J. Smith, August 17, 2017 If you know of a exemplary peacebuilder (person or organization), consider submitting their application to Peace Direct’s Tomorrow’s Peacebuilders Awards.  The deadline is 9/6. Eligibility These are global awards. There is no geographical restriction on applications. In order to be eligible to enter, you must: Undertake peacebuilding workContinue reading “Peace Direct’s Tomorrow’s Peacebuilders Awards: Deadline 9/6”

International Day of Peace (9/21) Initiative: EngageSimply, PartnersGlobal, and Alliance for Peacebuilding Launch Unite 4 Peace and Redefining Peace

By: David J. Smith, August 16, 2017 The International Day of Peace is about five weeks away.  If you are thinking about an initiative for that day, consider this effort. Click before for more information