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Our new cohort of youth from Acholi, Northern Uganda, take a major step in their training as future peacemakers

From Monday 4 to Friday 8, WPDI held in our Gulu office in Northern Uganda, a training for the new cohort of young women and men we recruited in 2017 from the Acholi sub-region to promote peace and sustainable development in their communities. For these 15 young women and 15 young men, this was...read more

In the refugee settlement of Kiryandongo, Northern Uganda, the Whitaker Peace Cup is set to become a celebration of peaceful coexistence

WPDI is proud to announce that last Tuesday, on 5 September, we launched the Whitaker Peace Cup in the Refugee Settlement of Kiryandongo in northern Uganda. For four months, more than 70 soccer teams – including girls and children’s teams – will compete to come closer together, build friendships...read more

Future WPDI peacemakers from Western Equatoria, South Sudan, consolidate their skills at a pivotal workshop halfway through their training

In the process of expanding the scope of our outreach in South Sudan, we just completed, in Juba, the capital city, from August 28th to September 1st, the third training workshop of our new cohort of future young peacemakers and entrepreneurs from the former Western Equatoria State. Their goal is...read more

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