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Posts written by SFCG staff for a general audience

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Mapping a Sector: Bridging the Evidence Gap on Youth-Driven Peacebuilding

As part of the implementation of UNSCR 2250, we led a Global Survey of youth-led peacebuilding organizations with UNOY. Read the full report here.

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Saji Prelis receives the 2017 Outstanding Peace Support Prize

The Luxembourg Peace Prize recognized our own Saji Prelis for his work over the last two decades in promoting peace.

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Classy Awards 2017: Search Honored as Leading Innovator

Three of our programs are among the 100 most innovative nonprofits and social enterprises of 2017!

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Earthquake in Nepal – How You Can Help

Learn more about how we supported civilians in the immediate aftermath of the crisis and during the reconstruction phase.

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The crossroads of security and compassion: we’re safer with #MoreAllies

Shamil Idriss, President of Search for Common Ground, explains how the travel ban affects efforts to counter violent extremism.

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The U.N. Security Council has given youth a tool for empowerment

Our Asia Director Michael Shipler on the #Youth4Peace movement: “Youth shouldn’t be seen as a risk, but rather as critical partners.”

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Youth Transforming Violent Extremism

While radicalized youth make the headlines, the thousands of young activists countering violent extremism rarely get the spotlight. Let’s change that together.