Peace and Pandemics

Read inspirational stories of resilience of on-the-ground peacebuilding, nonviolent activism, and community leadership from USIP's global network of peacebuilders


COVID and Conflict

USIP experts analyze the intersections between the coronavirus pandemic and conflict


USIP Offers Online Courses Tuition-Free

The current responses to COVID-19 and structural racism have created an increased demand for resources and training to help today’s peacebuilders transform violent conflicts in their communities and to assist people who are seeking nonviolent change around the world. To meet that demand, the U.S. Institute of Peace is offering its entire catalog of online courses tuition-free from now until the end of 2020.

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Online Event

Coronavirus and the Conflict in Syria

Tuesday, August 11 | Time 11:30pm EST

Join USIP for an expert panel discussion on the impacts of COVID-19 in Syria. The panel will feature field-based medical practitioners who will provide on-the-ground insight on the pandemic’s effects in northern Syria, specifically among displaced populations within Syria.