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Introduction
Our organization is committed to working with communities around the world that are afflicted by or are in transition from periods of violence and instability.

We believe there is a need for new approaches to constructively engaging conflict in our lives. As ambassadors and stakeholders of the future, youth have an important role to play in deciding how their communities overcome violence and division. In this light, research has shown the importance of the arts and cultural renewal in promoting coexistence and reconciliation in the aftermath of conflict.

Our innovative peace photojournalism workshops and outreach activities provide a creative forum for youth of diverse backgrounds to come together to identify and understand complex issues. We believe that by building healthy relationships and learning critical leadership skills, youth are more likely to take ownership in the well being of their communities and to set a new example by developing collaborative and non-violent solutions to the challenges they face in their lives.

 

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