Posts written by SFCG staff for a general audience

Students Rebuild Launches “Facing Difference” Challenge with Search, CARE, Global Nomads Group

Search, Students Rebuild, CARE, and Global Nomads Group join forces to build empathy, understanding, and peace among young people.

The Peace and Prosperity Collaborative

The Collaborative is a new youth-led platform for change. Learn more about our pilot initiatives in Sri Lanka and Nigeria.

Sandra Melone Transitions to New Role

Sandra Melone Transitions to Senior Advisor to the President of Search for Common Ground & Member of the Board of Directors, Search -Brussels.

Four tips from peacebuilders on working with young people to transform violent extremism

If violent extremist groups recognize the power and potential of young people, why don’t those combatting them?


Regarding the Worsening Crisis in the Central African Republic

August 9, 2017 Honorable Rex Tillerson, Secretary of State Transmitted via electronic mail and facsimile Dear Secretary Tillerson: As a coalition of nonprofit humanitarian, peacebuilding, faith-based and human rights organizations and individuals committed to advancing peace and pursuing stability, we are grateful for the engagement of the American […]


At 1.8 billion, today’s young people are the largest generation in human history. What would happen if we unleashed their potential for peace?

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.