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June 21, 2023

Peacebuilding and Peacemakers Trust

According to Catherine Morris, the founding director of Peacemakers Trust, peacebuilding “involves a full range of approaches, processes, and stages needed for transformation toward more sustainable, peaceful relationships and governance modes and structures.” Peacebuilding is one of the Ubuntuworks Principles, and it requires a long-term committment to creating change worldwide.

The Ubuntuworks Resource Hub provides organizations and individuals with data, stories, studies and support for a more connected and compassionate world.


Founded in 1999, Peacemakers Trust is a Canadian charitable organization for research and education on conflict resolution and peacebuilding with an internationally acclaimed bibliography in conflict resolution and peacebuilding.

Purpose: to create avenues to advance people’s knowledge and capacity to understand, prevent and address conflict fairly, effectively and peacefully.

Methods: include research and education for practitioners, government and non-governmental officials and the public on:

  • nonviolent approaches to conflict transformation and peacebuilding:
  • conflict analysis and mapping
  • fair and effective dispute resolution processes and systems
  • effective planning, leadership, decision-making and problem solving
  • fair, effective and accountable governance structures
  • sustainable public dialogue about contentious matters

Programs: research and writing, educational events and training workshops, and the publication of resources such as:

How to Get Involved

To learn more about Peacemakers Trust and to learn how to get involved through the Trust’s resources, education, public diaglogues, research, and support, visit https://www.peacemakers.ca

Photo: Toa Heftiba 

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