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Education as a Key to Solving Conflicts

Stacia George
June 21, 2018
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When working in conflict zones, peacebuilding practitioners often overlook the crucial role that education can play in solving conflict. Expert Stacia George makes the case for a shift in the way we think about crisis intervention.

News: Joining the Conversation on Stability


June 21, 2018
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At the Stabilization Symposium, which takes place June 26 to 27 in Washington, D.C., Chemonics joins others to discuss how best to align priorities around addressing fragility and implementing stabilization programs.

News: Chemonics Introduces the Center for Applied Approaches to CVE


January 16, 2018
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Through the Center for Applied Approaches to Countering Violent Extremism, Chemonics draws on its global expertise to research approaches for effective CVE programming.

News: Chemonics Presents at #PeaceCon2016


May 20, 2016
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Chemonics is participating in the Alliance for Peacebuilding Annual Conference, which focuses on sharing tools and lessons learned to address violence, in Washington, D.C., from May 24-26.

Can Teaching Human Rights in Conflict Zones Build Peace?

​Kelly Brooks
December 10, 2015
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Led by Jairo Emiro Rodgriguez, a student at Colombia's first human rights school, 3,500 rural community members march peacefully against the left-wing guerrilla group FARC.

Know Your SDGs: To Create Sustainable Peace, A Focus On Governance Is Necessary But Not Enough

Elizabeth Martin | Wynne Mancini
September 18, 2015
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After post-election violence in Côte d’Ivoire in 2010, community members came together to share their suffering and discuss ideas for healing rifts in their communities. SDG 16 will need to address attitudes and identity if it is to be successful in creating lasting peace.
Protesters hold a sign in in French that says "No to war, yes to peace."

Putting Conflict in Context

Danielle Zielinski
September 17, 2015
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Devex's Conflict in Context campaign is a month-long conversation on conflict, transition, and recovery.