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24 May 2019

For 20 years, Alert has worked with the private sector to promote conflict-sensitive business practices and the role of the private sector in peacebuilding.

24 May 2019

The media have played a key role in Nepal’s transition from autocratic monarchy to a functioning multiparty democracy, and media houses have become increasingly effective in raising the public’s demand for increased government accountability. Find out more.

24 May 2019

Incidents of election fraud and violence in the Bangsamoro region in the Philippines have provoked a multitude of conflicts.

22 May 2019

Women and children have borne the heaviest brunt of the conflict in northeast Nigeria. Thousands have been held captive, raped and forced into marriage with Boko Haram fighters. When they return home from captivity, their ordeal isn’t over; they are stigmatised and rejected by their own families and communities.

30 April 2019

Our vision is that people and their societies can resolve conflicts without violence, working together to build sustainable and inclusive peace.

03 April 2019

Read Dorothee's story to find out why she thinks football can help with reconciliation and peacebuilding in Rwanda.

03 April 2019

Find out how peace clubs in communities and schools are addressing the psychosocial wounds caused by transgenerational trauma of the Rwandan genocide against the Tutsi.

03 April 2019

Find out how Cecil is dealing with the legacy of the genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda and how she is helping to build peace.

03 April 2019

25 years after the Rwandan genocide against the Tutsis, Monica talks about how she is rebuilding her life.

03 April 2019

Josephine talks about how she is helping to build peace in Rwanda after the genocide against the Tutsi.

03 April 2019

Twenty-five years after Rwanda’s Genocide against the Tutsi, the country looks hopefully to the future. Read Alexis' story to find out how a Pineapple Plantation helped.

01 April 2019

For the 25th anniversary of the Rwandan genocide against the Tutsi we go back and revisit a few people who have been part of our reconciliation project to see how they are continuing to rebuild their lives after the genocide and how they are now helping to build peace in their communities.

30 March 2019

A group of Muslim mothers in Manila launched social enterprise to provide new ways to earn money for women and sustain the community Islamic school.

22 March 2019

The province of Lanao del Sur launched a new early response network to enable teamwork in the prevention of future violent conflict, disaster and displacement.

08 March 2019

International Alert works with Anglo American to incorporate conflict-sensitivity into the company’s operations in fragile environments, and to advocate for more respect for human rights and greater understanding of conflict-sensitivity within the extractive sector.

08 March 2019

Working to ensure that companies and institutions working or investing in fragile environments do not inadvertently exacerbate or fuel conflict, but instead operate in a way that promotes peaceful and inclusive societies.

08 March 2019

"As a cross-border trader, my work allows me to build a peaceful future, to help contribute good things towards society and allows us to work and live together in harmony," says Safari.

08 March 2019

By tackling harmful social norms and promoting economic empowerment has resulted in a decrease in sexual, physical and emotional violence, improved family relations and an increase in livelihoods.

28 February 2019

High school students wear headscarves for a day in solidarity with Muslim women and girls.