Rise to Peace
Although we live in dangerous times, rife with both international and domestic terrorism, there is hope and there is a clear path towards peace – that road is education and Rise to Peace helps to build that path one person at a time.
Our Recent Work
By Rejeanne Lacroix / October 27, 2020
Deradicalization programming is an essential element in wider reintegration efforts of individuals who have fallen victim to extremist philosophies, however... Read More
By Jamil Ziaey / October 14, 2020
It has been more than a month since inter-Afghan negotiations started in Doha, Qatar. Within this period, they have come... Read More
By Rise to Peace / October 13, 2020
TikTok is the fastest growing social media application currently available. It has surpassed two billion downloads globally and despite its... Read More
By Rise to Peace / October 12, 2020
The Afghan Peace Process involves not only the parties at the negotiation table, but also regional outside actors. Iran is... Read More
By Ariel Merin / October 9, 2020
In recently released documents from the Department of Homeland Security, DHS states that white supremacy extremism is “the most lethal... Read More
By Ariel Merin / October 5, 2020
With the rise of technological transformation, it’s wise for the American counter-terrorism policymakers to pay a closer look at the... Read More
By Rise to Peace / September 22, 2020
“For the first time in 40 years, Afghans will sit together, the government delegation that includes people who are not... Read More
By Ahmad Mohibi / September 21, 2020
On September 12, a day after the 19th anniversary of 9/11, talks between the Taliban and Afghan government began in... Read More
By Isabella Bjorkman / September 20, 2020
On September 12, representatives from the Afghan government together with Taliban members gathered in Doha, Qatar for intra-Afghan peace talks.... Read More
By Ahmad Mohibi / September 11, 2020
9/11 is undoubtedly a tragic and disturbing act of terrorism on US soil, but it acted as a wake-up call... Read More
Our frontline research and informed analysis
unravels the grassroots causes of terrorism and extremism so that we can
offer actionable prevention strategies.
We implement localized educational projects
available to all members of civil society that focus on objectives of
kindness, rather than division and hate.
We gather renowned experts at high level
discussions to share knowledge on the best practices to prevent
extremism and terrorism with the public.
We provide opportunities to people of diverse
backgrounds to connect with each other, exchange ideas, and collaborate
to counter the universal scourge of terror.
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