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: 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...
Today in Pope Francis' message, Nonviolence: A style of politics for peace, he urges people everywhere to practice active nonviolence and notes that the “decisive and consistent practice of nonviolence...
Press Clip Source: Pax Christi Peace StoriesDate: November 30, 2016Written by: Bishop Kevin Dowling, Co-President of Pax Christi InternationalRead original article: Here.
I begin with the well-known text from Micah (6:8):...
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