Peace Projects is a grant program launched by The Journalists and Writers Foundation (JWF) to support innovative conflict resolution and peacebuilding projects focused on preventing, managing and resolving violent conflict and promoting post-conflict peacebuilding. Peace Projects Grant Program awards will support projects up to US$50,000 that apply a broad range of disciplines, skills and approaches promoting peaceful coexistence through dialogue and reconciliation; fostering pluralism, good governance, freedom of belief; advancing social and economic development and environmental responsibility; upholding respect for human rights, and gender equality and empowerment, among others. Not-for-profit organizations are eligible to apply.
JWF is a non-governmental organization in general consultative status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC). JFW aims to promote peaceful coexistence through dialogue and understanding at global, regional and local levels. Read More
Acknowledging the critical importance of supporting peacebuilding and conflict resolution initiatives, JWF is soliciting creative and innovative projects that aim to prevent and constructively respond conflicts around the world. Please read the guidelines thoroughly before submitting your proposal.
After a very successful first year, we are happy to announce that applications for second term of Peace Projects Grant Program is open again.
We are pleased to announce that the Peace Projects jury has finished evaluating all 47 shortlisted proposals. Because of the high quality of all submissions, the decision was not easy. In the end, the jury decided on 17 finalists.
I would like to congratulate you on your efforts in regards to the peace initiatives and hope that you will be able to continue provide moral and material support to all who are committed to promoting peace around the world. It is so much needed indeed.