State-building With Nepali Political Leaders

State-building With Nepali Political Leaders

Negotiation and State Building Program for Nepal Political Leaders (2010-2011) Nepal Summary After a 10-year civil war and the fall of Nepal’s monarchy, the nation’s new political process remained stuck. We led a capacity-building program for 75 members within Nepal’s...

Sri Lanka Supporting Grassroots Interfaith Peacebuilding

Supporting Grassroots Interfaith Peacebuilding (2013-present) Sri Lanka Summary We continue to support the local interfaith councils that were formed during our 2011-2013 program in Sri Lanka. Though these councils, community-based religious leaders are working in...
National Action Planning in Iraq

National Action Planning in Iraq

National Action Planning in Iraq (2018-2019) Iraq Summary In Winter 2018-2019, Karuna Center partnered with women’s rights activists in Erbil to work with the Cross-Sectoral Task Force of the Federal Government of Iraq and Kurdistan Regional Government, to begin...

USA Contact

CONFLICT TRANSFORMATION ACROSS CULTURES (CONTACT) (1997-2012) USA About the Program In 1997, Karuna Center’s founder and Senior Peacebuilding Advisor, Paula Green, initiated the CONTACT (Conflict Transformation Across Cultures) program at the School for...

USA Every Voice Project

Every Voice Project (2012-2015) USA Summary From 2012-2015, Karuna Center worked with Principals Ljuba Marsh and Bob Brick of the Paulo Freire Social Justice Charter School in Holyoke, Massachusetts, to help build a safer, more supportive school environment for...