Nonviolent Peaceforce is a global non-profit organization. We protect civilians in violent conflicts through unarmed strategies.We build peace side by side with local communities. We advocate for the wider adoption of these approaches to safeguard human lives and dignity.
Who We Are
As an unarmed, paid civilian peacekeeping force, Nonviolent Peaceforce fosters dialogue among parties in conflict and provides a protective presence for threatened civilians.
Left: March in Minneapolis (MN) protesting Executive Order banning immigrants and refugees from predominantly Muslim countries entering the US. Photo by Fibonacci Blue.
On January 21st, an estimated 5 million people...
Press Clip Source: Humanitaria Practice NetworkDate: January 2017Written by: Tiffany EasthomRead original article: Here.
As violence continues in South Sudan, the protection of civilians has become the central issue. With millions...
Press Clip Source: The GuardianDate: January 16, 2017Written by: Ben Quinn Read original article: Here.
For women who routinely run the gauntlet of harassment and sexual violence, Malakal protection of civilians camp...
Press Clip Source: Healing Minnesota StoriesDate: December 14, 2016Written by: Scott Russell Read original article: Here.
Between court challenges and cold weather, the conflicts around the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL) are...
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