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 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
By Arman Sidhu / August 24, 2020
Among the prevalent foreign actors involved in Afghanistan’s peace process, few have as a large of stake as Pakistan. The... Read More
By rlacroix / August 21, 2020
Reconciliation is often lauded as a key objective of any discussions intent on ending conflict, but it often remains elusive... Read More
By Arman Sidhu / August 11, 2020
Among the institutions most affected by Afghanistan’s incessant conflict over the past four decades, few have endured as much damage... Read More
By Ahmad Mohibi / August 10, 2020
Originally published at The Diplomat At long last, the Afghan government and the Taliban are ready to start their long-delayed peace... Read More
By Cameron Hoffman / August 7, 2020
Editor's Note: Rise to Peace Research Fellow Cameron Hoffman has a close connection with Beirut, Lebanon. He spoke with some... Read More
By Arman Sidhu / July 28, 2020
Since the start of the 21st century, the world economy’s reliance on remittances has risen sharply as globalization enabled growth... 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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