Watering the Banyan Tree

Watering the Banyan Tree

WATERING THE BANYAN TREE (2020-2022) Myanmar Summary Watering the Banyan Tree fosters interfaith respect and the inclusion of minorities through work with religious and community leaders; women, youth, and ethnic minorities; and civil society organizations....
Afghanistan

Afghanistan

Afghanistan In 2007, Karuna Center co-led a short program to strengthen the peace leadership of Afghan women in civil society and government. Participants analyzed barriers to sustainable peace  and held roundtables with more than 75 national and international...
India

India

India We have fostered reconciliation in the aftermath of the 2002 Hindu-Muslim communal violence and promoted peacebuilding in other areas of conflict in India. Working closely with diverse Indian organizations, we created shared projects among different religious,...
Myanmar

Myanmar

Myanmar Karuna Center works with diverse communities in Myanmar to strengthen interfaith leadership for peace and human rights. These community-based initiatives have created local networks and public education initiatives toward inclusion and tolerance in highly...
Nepal

Nepal

Nepal Throughout Nepal’s transition to democracy, we have worked with civil society organizations and the new parliament to create more broadly-based constitutional and peace processes and to promote inclusive governance. Community-based Disaster Relief (2015) Karuna...