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 December 2022: In this episode of Building Peace: Stories from the Field—our informal video podcast about the everyday work of building peace—Karuna Center’s Religious Leader Liaison in Northern Nigeria, Imam...
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...