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How can children contribute to peacebuilding?

Lebanese, Syrian, and Palestinian children and teachers show how they can play an active role in bringing positive change to their communities.

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Researching His Way to Empowerment

After participating in the Amahoro Iwacu-Peace in My Home program, Sixte completed research to help him and others understand problems within his community and created programs for youth in his community to alleviate poverty and to help others to use peaceful means to solve conflict.

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Let’s Think, Let’s Change

Search-Myanmar’s “Let’s Think, Let’s Change” project is promoting the acceptance and celebration of diversity throughout the country. Through a creative use of media mixed with youth-led community-based work, we are harnessing the power of popular culture to make positive change in Myanmar.

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Property Lines Divided Patricia’s Family, Search Gave them Hope

After other options failed, Rwandan farmer, Niyonsaba Patricia, was about to face her family in court over the right to a plot of land. When a Search-trained mediator intervened they found new hope and were able to move forward.

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Regional Youth Summit on Countering Violent Extremism-Maiduguri

To empower youth to be true agents of conflict transformation in their communities, we organized a 3-Day Regional Youth Summit in Maiduguri, bringing together passionate youth leaders from Niger, Chad, Cameroon, Mali and Nigeria to collaborate, address critical root causes and drivers of violent extremism and build resilience to the enticement of violent extremism in the Lake Chad Basin.

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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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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.