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: 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...
Press Clip Source: Talk Nation RadioDate: July 5, 2016Interview by: David SwansonListen original interview: Here.
Mel Duncan is a co-founder and current Director of Advocacy and Outreach for Nonviolent Peaceforce, an international...
Press Clip Source: BUST MagazineDate: June 2016Written by: Madeline RaynorRead original article: Here.
Give Peace a Chance
The nation of South Sudan gained independence from Sudan in 2011, and has been entrenched in civil...
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...
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