West Africa: Partnerships for Peace

West Africa: Partnerships for Peace

Partnerships for Peace: Strengthening West African capacity to counter violent extremism (2016-2019) West Africa Sahel Summary Karuna Center led an assessment of the capacity of government and civil society to counter violent extremism—using non-military means—in the...
Building Community Resilience in Eastern Ethiopia

Building Community Resilience in Eastern Ethiopia

Building Community Resilience in Eastern Ethiopia (2019-2020) Ethiopia Summary The Building Community Resilience in Eastern Ethiopia project team has led a series of forums and workshops that shared skills and built connections among city leaders in Harar, Dire Dawa,...
Nigeria: Protecting Our Communities

Nigeria: Protecting Our Communities

PROTECTING OUR COMMUNITIES (2019-present) Nigeria About the Protecting Our Communities Initiative The Protecting Our Communities initiative supports rural Nigerian communities at the center of complex land use conflicts and rising insecurity. The project is currently...
Pakistan: Uniting To Stop Violent Sectarianism

Pakistan: Uniting To Stop Violent Sectarianism

Uniting To Stop Violent Sectarianism Pakistan Context Pakistan’s struggles with religious intolerance recently made international headlines when extremists perpetrated a suicide bombing in Lahore during Easter 2016. Less well-known, outside the region, is that...