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.
Press Clip Source: Burma News InternationalDate: August 6, 2016Reporting by: Saw Khar Suu Nyar for KIC NewsRead original article: Here.
Two civil society groups recently gave ceasefire monitoring training in Dawei...
Press Clip Source: Philantropy Journal NewsDate: August 1, 2016Written by: Marna AndersonRead original article: Here.
There are approximately 1.5 billion people currently living in countries where violence is endemic and nearly 60...
Press Clip Source: Conscious MagazineDate: July 6, 2016Written by: Kathryn Lundstrom, summer intern at NP USARead original article: Here.
I walked into Nonviolent Peaceforce at the end of May hoping for a...
Written by Burt Berlowe, Minneapolis author, peace journalist and activist.
The unfolding story of Nonviolent Peaceforce that began at the turn of this century has laid the groundwork for building a...
By Corrie Cron, Project Coordinator for Civic Engagement for Nonviolent Peaceforce in South Sudan
An internship during graduate school can be incredibly important. It can be your first entry into the...
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