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Bringing our youth peacemakers from Uganda and South Sudan together

Empowering young women and men as peace leaders and entrepreneurs – human rights, business skills, conflict resolution, international law, and future-oriented approaches of the Sustainable Development Goals led the agenda at a week-long workshop in Northern Uganda. In the presence of our CEO,...read more

Forest Whitaker at livestreamed events within the 2017 World Economic Forum in Davos

13 January 2017 Forest Whitaker will actively contribute to the next session of the Davos World Economic Forum. He has been invited to participate in a series of events and interviews that his followers can livestream on the web. The Whitaker Peace & Development Initiative (WPDI) proudly...read more

The Western Union Foundation Will Support WPDI Peacebuilding Program at Ugandan Refugee Camp

The Whitaker Peace & Development Initiative (WPDI) is proud to announce that the Western Union Foundation has pledged a three-year grant totaling USD$1,119,000 to support WPDI’s peacebuilding initiative at a refugee camp in Kiryandongo, Uganda. This funding will help provide access to life-...read more

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