West Africa: Partnerships for Peace

West Africa: Partnerships for Peace

Partnerships for Peace: Strengthening West African capacity to counter violent extremism (2016-2019) West Africa Sahel Summary Karuna Center led an assessment of the capacity of government and civil society to counter violent extremism—using non-military means—in the...
Building Community Resilience in Eastern Ethiopia

Building Community Resilience in Eastern Ethiopia

Building Community Resilience in Eastern Ethiopia (2019-2020) Ethiopia Summary Through a series of problem-solving and skill-building forums among community leaders, we are helping to encourage cross-sector dialogue and build resilience to violent extremism in three...
Nigeria: Protecting Our Communities

Nigeria: Protecting Our Communities

PROTECTING OUR COMMUNITIES (2019-present) Nigeria Summary The Protecting Our Communities project, co-designed with local partners and colleagues, was launched in September 2019 to engage communities of farmers and herders in preventing the spread of violent conflict...
Pakistan: Uniting To Stop Violent Sectarianism

Pakistan: Uniting To Stop Violent Sectarianism

Uniting To Stop Violent Sectarianism Pakistan Context Pakistan’s struggles with religious intolerance recently made international headlines when extremists perpetrated a suicide bombing in Lahore during Easter 2016. Less well-known, outside the region, is that...