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 26 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.
Tomorrow's Peacebuilders: the shortlist
From Argentina to Zambia, Zimbabwe to Azerbaijan, 225 local peacebuilders, from 53 countries around the world, have entered the 2014 Tomorrow’s Peacebuilders competition. After weeks of deliberation, 11 organisations have been selected to form a final shortlist.
From these 11 groups an international jury of peacebuilding experts will select four prizewinners. The winners will be announce on Armistice Day, 11 November 2014.
Giving a voice to local peacebuilders
Coverage of 26 conflicts worldwide. Click the shaded areas in the map below.
Search our database of profiles of over 800 peacebuilding organisations.
Filter groups by country or worktype, or a combination of the two.
CPBR aims to bridge divisions in Sri Lanka by creating networked peacebuilding groups in diverse areas of the country. Read more »
INSAN is dedicated to ensuring peaceful co-existence among communities living side by side in Iraq, by enhancing the living conditions of communities, promoting good governance and building the capacity of the civil society in conflict resolution. Read more »
CPAU works towards creating a sustainable culture of peace in Afghanistan through active peacebuilding and peace education programmes. Read more »
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.
Peace and conflict guides
Background on the conflict and peacebuilding efforts in 26 regions around the world.
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.