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Transforming attitudes and values towards peace in schools in Uganda, our Conflict Resolution Education program is celebrated by students and teachers alike

Peace starts in the minds of men and women and more so in the minds of children and youth. This is the rationale behind our Conflict Resolution Education program in schools, which is currently gaining momentum in the Gulu and Kiryandongo areas of northern Uganda where we are active in 8 more

WPDI launches a groundbreaking program to empower 285 women from the Kiryandongo refugee settlement and around as local business entrepreneurs

On October 12, 2017, a group of 285 women residents from the Kiryandongo Refugee Settlement and from the host communities took their first classes in a new series of business skills trainings that WPDI has specifically initiated for refugee women. The training is programmed to run for 3 months more

Forest Whitaker’s work as an artist and social activist in the spotlight at the El Gouna Film Festival in Egypt

Our CEO/Founder, Forest Whitaker, participated as guest of honor in the first El Gouna Film Festival organized by the Red Sea in Egypt by businessman and philanthropist Naguib Sawiris, with whom WPDI is entering a partnership to support our activities in South Sudan. The festival ambitions more