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Purpose

Our purpose is to create a world where people live free from violence and poverty to peace and prosperity.

Vision

A peaceful, just and prosperous society.

Mission

To serve communities affected by conflict with resources and tools to move from crisis and poverty to peace and development.

Our Guiding Principles

  • Partnering for impact
    We bring people together across divides to find sustainable solutions to overcome violence and poverty. We work with a wide range of partners at all levels of society, including the national and county government, the police, civil society organisations, grassroots communities, religious and business leaders and council of elders. 

     

  • Supporting community-led change
    We support and empower local communities to drive bottom-up social change and implement their own solutions, because communities are the best agents of their own change. We invest in and strengthen community systems and structures to drive and sustain home-grown solutions.

     

  • A holistic approach to peace and development
    We promote multipronged approaches that link peace and with development to effectively address the underlying drivers and root causes of violence and poverty. We acknowledge the interconnectedness of issues, needs and endeavour to bridge all gaps through participation and inclusivity.