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.
Former Nonviolent Peaceforce employee, Rachel Julian, and some of her colleagues are looking for collaborators on their project researching unarmed protection and peacekeeping. Currently a Senior Lecturer at Leeds University...
Press Clip Source: UN News CentreDate: June 10, 2016Read original article: Here.
Speaking at a Security Council debate on the protection of civilians, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today stressed that the United Nations...
Press Clip Source: American Friends Service CommitteeDate: May 11, 2016Written by: Mel Duncan and David HartsoughRead original article: Here.
Seventeen years ago this month, I grabbed a stranger by the arm at...
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