Peace Projects is a grant program launched by The Journalists and Writers Foundation (JWF) to support innovative conflict resolution and peacebuilding projects focused on preventing, managing and resolving violent conflict and promoting post-conflict peacebuilding. Peace Projects Grant Program awards will support projects up to US$50,000 that apply a broad range of disciplines, skills and approaches promoting peaceful coexistence through dialogue and reconciliation; fostering pluralism, good governance, freedom of belief; advancing social and economic development and environmental responsibility; upholding respect for human rights, and gender equality and empowerment, among others. Not-for-profit organizations are eligible to apply.
JWF is a non-governmental organization in general consultative status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC). JFW aims to promote peaceful coexistence through dialogue and understanding at global, regional and local levels. Read More
Acknowledging the critical importance of supporting peacebuilding and conflict resolution initiatives, JWF is soliciting creative and innovative projects that aim to prevent and constructively respond conflicts around the world. Please read the guidelines thoroughly before submitting your proposal.
The evaluation results from Peace Projects' Evaluation Board are in and the shortlist of the top rated 50 projects is ready.
Although 1179 projects from 107 countries was a surprisingly pleasant turn out, we need more time for the evaluation of such an amount of projects.
Isn't that great that so many people are thinking about actively bringing peace into 107 countries! My only hope is that it would truly be project for changing people's minds and lives towards bringing peace into our daily circumstances whether it is family, friends, colleagues, towns, countries, world...