Peace Projects is a grant program launched by The Journalists and Writers Foundation (JWF) to support innovative conflict resolution and peacebuilding projects focused on preventing, managing and resolving violent conflict and promoting post-conflict peacebuilding. Peace Projects awards will support projects up to US$50,000 that apply a broad range of disciplines, skills and approaches promoting peaceful coexistence through dialogue and reconciliation; fostering pluralism, good governance, freedom of belief; advancing social and economic development and environmental responsibility; upholding respect for human rights, and gender equality and empowerment, among others. Non-profit organizations are eligible to apply.
Please read the Guidelines > Purpose of the Program page for more information.
What was especially memorable was also the reality that the Peace Projects and the Istanbul Summit benefited me professionally and personally, opened up my mind and gave me even more to become passionate about peace, dialogue and commitment to welfare of all humanity.