Deadline: 31.09.2014
After a very successful first year, PCDN has announced that applications for the second term of their Peace Projects Grant Program are open. Acknowledging the critical importance of supporting peace building and conflict resolution initiatives, JWF is soliciting creative and innovative projects that aim to prevent and constructively respond to conflicts around the world. Peace Projects will award projects from a broad range of disciplines, skills and approaches promoting peaceful coexistence and peace building. Some of the possible themes include: inter-communal and inter-state dialogue/cooperation; Peace education; Pluralism and multiculturalism; Youth, conflict and peace building; Early warning and conflict prevention; Mediation and negotiation; Post-conflict reconciliation; Disarmament, demobilization and reintegration; Good governance, rule of law and transitional justice; Poverty reduction, development and peace building; and Gender equality and empowerment. Non-profit organizations and individuals (including but not limited to academicians, activists, artists, community organizers, educators, filmmakers, journalists, scholars, social workers, and students) from all nationalities are eligible to apply.

Interest Area(s): Community, Education and Human Rights