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Keeping it ‘Holy’: A Muslim and Jew’s Answer to Rising Tensions

Search for Common Ground President & CEO Shamil Idriss and Co-Director for Search’s Jerusalem office Sharon Rosen craft an op-ed on religious tensions and the protection and preservation of Holy Sites.

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Between Economy and Culture: How Art is Curbing Tensions in Bali

The crisis of an old Balinese tradition triggered the potential for violence in Indonesia — until the local Search team came up with an unprecedented solution to curb tensions, based on contemporary arts.

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Congolese Army Wife Stands Up Against Domestic Violence

Inspired by Search – DRC’s human rights training for the Congolese Army, Sylvie launched her own program to protect women from domestic violence.

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Problem or partner? Why Nigeria matters to the U.S.

Security, governance, and regional leadership are three areas where the U.S. and Nigeria must work together.

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Radio Rescue: farmers turn to airwaves over violence in Rwanda

Every Sunday afternoon, thousands of listeners across Rwanda tune into a radio show that became a lifeline for farmers at risk of losing everything.

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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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A visit from the U.S. Ambassador to the Central African Republic

We were honored to receive the visit of H.E. Jeffrey Hawkins, the U.S. Ambassador to the Central African Republic.