We focus on solving the root causes of conflict with people from across divides. From the grassroots to policy level.
We bring together communities divided by conflict to find ways of resolving their differences without violence. And we advise companies, governments and international organisations on how their policies and operations can better support peace.
It takes a lot of people working together to build lasting peace. And it takes time – sometimes decades. But we know it is possible.
Peacebuilding is about dealing with the reasons why people fight in the first place.Read more
Our work is underpinned by a comprehensive understanding of the drivers of conflict.Read more
Priority ways of working
Research: We research the root causes of conflict around the world.
Dialogue: We help people better understand their differences and resolve them peacefully.
Training: We provide people with the skills they need to support and bring about peace.
Influencing: We advise on policies and practices that affect peace, and ensure people's voices are heard.
Partnerships: We offer guidance and advice to those building peace or operating in high-risk places.