Central African Republic Peace Exchange

By Kevin McCann: Peace Direct is bringing together peacebuilders in the Central African Republic to try and halt the violence there. Read more »

Transitional justice in Mali: opportunities and challenges

By Daniel Ozoukou: A peace deal in Mali has been marred by violence and disagreement. Daniel Ozoukou discusses the prospects of the agreement making a lasting impact. Read more »

Community cohabitation around Lake Chad

By Elie Djimbarnodji: Elie Djimbarnodji discusses the causes and consequences of community troubles around Lake Chad. Read more »

Introducing Bouyo Séverin: providing insight on Chad for Insight on Conflict

By Bouyo Séverin: Insight on Conflict’s new Local Correspondent in Chad, Bouyo Séverin, discusses peacebuilding issues in Chad. Read more »

How sport can create peace in Zimbabwe

By Brian Canever and Sarah Hillyer: The legacy of Nelson Mandela is helping to promote reconciliation in Zimbabwe. Brian Canever and Sarah Hillyer discuss sport as a tool for peacebuilding. Read more »

Insight on Conflict: local knowledge with global impact

By Kevin McCann: Peace Direct has been responding to events in Burundi and Myanmar this week, demonstrating the value of local knowledge. Read more »

A call for peace in Burundi

By Insight on Conflict: As the situation in Burundi deteriorates, local peacebuilders are calling for peace. You can help spread their message. Read more »

Storytelling for peace

By Kirthi Jayakumar: How storytelling can be a powerful tool for peacebuilding. Read more »

Breaking news: Burundian ‘coup d’état’

By Kevin McCann: Local and international news sources say that army leaders have attempted to overthrow President Pierre Nkurunziza Read more »

Telling their story: reflections on war

By Balkan Diskurs: Jessica Kuntz spoke to war correspondent Rémy Ourdan about his work telling stories of modern-day conflict for future generations. Read more »