The causes and consequences of cross-border conflict in Kyrgyzstan

By Ian Litschko: Cross-border cooperation can be difficult in some parts of Central Asia. Ian Litschko discusses a recent incident on the Tajik-Kyrgyz border. Read more »

Youth, opportunity and conflict in Casamance

By Martin Evans: Martin Evans discusses some of the reasons for youth involvement in the conflict in Casamance, Senegal. Read more »

When theatre turns enemies into brothers

By Sawssan Abou-Zahr: A new Lebanese play aims to bring people together from across the social and political divides in Tripoli. Sawssan Abou-Zahr reports. Read more »

Zimbabwe: a conflict history

By Bryan Sims: Bryan Sims provides an overview of some of the causes and consequences of violence in Zimbabwe. Read more »

The importance of local peacebuilding in Georgia

By Nicholas Barker: Nicholas Barker discusses how ongoing local peacebuilding efforts risk being overlooked by the geopolitical concerns in Georgia and South Ossetia. Read more »

Early Warning, Early Response in Timor-Leste

By Freya Shaw: Freya Shaw explores the mechanisms of the EWER system that monitors and records conflicts, contributing to overall stabilisation of Timor-Leste. Read more »

Wearing tolerance around your neck: multi-faith symbolism in Tunisian jewellery

By Liz Resnick: In the middle of a turbulent year for Tunisia, Liz Resnick interviews a jewellery seller in Tunis whose work symbolises hope and harmony. Read more »

Conflict in Zimbabwe: prevention is better than cure

By Edward Chinhanhu: Looking ahead to the next elections, Edward Chinhanhu discusses the prospects for peace and violence in Zimbabwe. Read more »

Building confidence across Kashmir through trade

By Ameya Kilara: Ameya examines the enduring trade between the Indian and Pakistani administered parts of Kashmir, despite political obstacles and an inconsistent peace process. Read more »

The need for peace journalism increases in Turkey as more Syrians seek refuge

By Gloria Laker Aciro: Gloria Laker Aciro discusses the impact of media coverage on Syrian refugees in Turkey and the benefits of a peace journalism approach. Read more »