Peace and Conflict

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Philanthropy in transitions

What role can private philanthropy play in post-conflict and post-authoritarian transitions? Why do these unique moments in history require a different level of creativity, flexibility and willingness to take risk? What are the biggest challenges on the ground and how can these be effectively anticipated and mitigated? These are the questions that will be addressed by this Alliance Special Feature (part of the Alliance + IssueLab Special Collection).

Explore social sector research that seeks to improve international relations. This can include organizations that foster understanding among nations, preserve international peace or restore peace in areas of conflict, and protect national security interests.


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