This is a featured organizational post on PCDNetwork
Now in its fifth year, Peace Direct’s Tomorrow’s Peacebuilders awards offer global recognition for grassroots peace activists in conflict affected countries all over the world.
These are the global awards for local peacebuilders – inspiring individuals who are building a better tomorrow in the world’s most fragile places.
963 organisations from 91 countries entered in the first four years. Previous winners have demonstrated the range of innovative local approaches to peace – former fighters coming together for peace in Israel-Palestine, overcoming prejudice in the Philippines, showing co-existence is possible in Colombia, and much more.
Three grassroots organisations will win a prize of $10,000 and online promotion of their work. The categories this year are:
How to enter Entries for the 2017 Tomorrow’s Peacebuilders awards close on 6 September 2017. Entry forms and further details are online at http://www.peacedirect.org/tp