Oil and water?

International Alert is proud to announce the launch of our new photo essay, Oil and water?, which looks at the interaction between oil exploitation and other sources of livelihood in Uganda.

Pastoralism in the face of drought

Last month, International Alert published an article in the International Journal of Disaster Risk Science on the drought adaptation and coping strategies of the Turkana pastoralists of northern Kenya.

Alert campaigns to restart peace talks in the Philippines

Alert's Philippines Country Manager Francisco J. Lara Jr. meets with political science students at the University of Mindanao in Davao CityInternational Alert has launched a campaign to push the government and communist insurgents in the Philippines back to the negotiating table.

Coding for good

Over one hundred coders came together in Colombo on 19-20 September for Code for Good Sri Lanka, co-organised by International Alert as part of our #peacehack series.


The Sustainable Development Goals

SDG 16 projected onto the side of the UN building in New York. Courtesy of the QuakersDuring September, International Alert warmly welcomed the adoption of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). We believe they represent a better picture than ever before of what it will take to promote sustainable development.


Peace under the equatorial sun

This year, International Alert celebrated the International Day of Peace with events spread across two weeks in Uganda.


International Alert welcomes adoption of historic SDGs agreement

To mark the adoption of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) later this week by the UN, International Alert, along with a number of other peacebuilding organisations has released a collective statement. 

Understanding the value of advocacy

Thanks to funding from the Peace Nexus Foundation, International Alert was able to support the external evaluation of one of its recent advocacy initiatives.