How raising goats and repairing roads strengthens community resilience
With small investments into sustainable livelihood projects, we’re reinforcing community resilience.
The importance of mental health support for peacebuilding
We’re working with central African peace committees to equip them with tools to address mental health needs in their communities and break cycles of violent conflict.
Invisible Children Partner Sister Angélique Namaika a finalist for the Aurora Prize for Awakening Humanity
On April 24, 2020, our dear friend and Congolese partner Sister Angélique Namaika was named as an Aurora Humanitarian and one of four finalists for the Aurora Prize for Awakening Humanity during an online discussion hosted by the Aurora Humanitarian Initiative. As an Aurora Humanitarian, Sister Angélique is recognized and celebrated as a hero for […]
Our Liberty is Bound Together | Convictions Put to the Test
The COVID-19 crisis is proving how interconnected we truly are and it is challenging us to embody our convictions unlike ever before.
House Passes Bipartisan Resolution on Conflict in CAR
On March 3, the House overwhelmingly adopted H.Res. 387 by a margin of 378 to 7, a clear sign of support for the Central African Republic (CAR).
Collaboration and Conservation Key to Ending Violence in Central Africa
Ending violence in central Africa requires a holistic approach and global collaboration.
Women, Peace, and Security
On October 31, 2000, the UN Security Council (UNSC) adopted resolution 1325 on Women, Peace, and National Security. This resolution, and seven subsequently related resolutions, dedicate the UN to the idea that “we cannot achieve sustainable peace without women’s full, equal and meaningful participation in all levels of decision-making”. Its measures outline several ways the […]
World Mental Health Day: Supporting Mental Health in Isolated Communities
The number one thing Central African community leaders tell us is that they need access to more mental health resources. We’re helping make them available.
U.S. Ambassador to CAR, Lucy Tamlyn, Hears from Local Peacebuilders
During a workshop for Peace Committee leaders in eastern CAR, local peace builders had the opportunity to address Ambassador Tamlyn.