Published by Peace Direct, Insight on Conflict is the leading online resource on local peacebuilding in conflict zones worldwide. Our blog has analysis of the latest in practical peacebuilding, and our directory features almost 800 peacebuilding organisations in 25 conflict zones.

Latest analysis on peacebuilding and conflict

Discussion and debate from expert contributors - aid sector professionals, academics, policy-makers and our network of Local Correspondents in the field.

Volunteering with local peacebuilding organisations

If you’re looking to volunteer, or to recruit a volunteer, our Peace Connect facility can put local peace organisations and volunteers in contact with each other worldwide.

Our database indexes over 200 peacebuilding organisations looking for international volunteers, searchable by country and thematic area of work.

Giving a voice to local peacebuilders

Coverage of 25 conflicts worldwide. Click the shaded areas in the map below.

Correspondents wanted to report on peacebuilding

Key to our work is our network of ‘Local Correspondents’, peacebuilding experts who help to research and write about peacebuilding and conflict around the world.

Peace Direct is currently seeking ‘Local Correspondents’ to report on peacebuilding work in Burkina Faso, Chad, Iraq, Kenya, Lebanon, Somalia and Somaliland, and South Sudan.

Peace and conflict guides

Background on the conflict and peacebuilding efforts in 25 regions around the world.

Peacebuilding themes

Insight on Conflict features information on peacebuilding and peacebuilding organisations around the world. Click below for introductions, resource guides and profiles of peacebuilding organisations working in a selection of different thematic areas.