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Nonviolent Peaceforce announces Tiffany …

Nonviolent Peaceforce announces Tiffany Easthom as Executive Director

Nonviolent Peaceforce (NP) is pleased to announce the appointment of Tiffany Easthom as its new Executive Director. The Board of Directors and staff are thrilled to have Tiffany lead Nonviolent...

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Ceasefire Monitoring Training Provided …

 Ceasefire Monitoring Training Provided In Southern Burma

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...

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Transforming the World’s Response to Con…

Transforming the World’s Response to Conflict

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...

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Conflict Without Weapons

Conflict Without Weapons

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...

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Nonviolent Peaceforce Pioneers Peacebuil…

Nonviolent Peaceforce Pioneers Peacebuilding Movement

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...

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An Intern's Journey to Becoming an Inter…

An Intern's Journey to Becoming an International Protection Officer

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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South Sudan update: in the face of dange…

South Sudan update: in the face of danger

As many of you will be seeing in the media, the conflict in South Sudan has once again escalated. While some call what is happening now in Juba a return to...

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Unarmed Civilian Protection Course in Te…

Unarmed Civilian Protection Course in Testing

Years of work are coming to an exciting point of fruition this month as the United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) goes through a trial run in final...

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Unarmed Civilian Protection (UCP)

Unarmed Civilian Protection (UCP)

NP works to promote and implement unarmed civilian protection as a tool for reducing violence and protecting civilians in situations of violent conflict.

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