Whitaker Peace & Development Initiative works with young men and women to develop their skills as leaders, as peace builders, and community builders.

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WPDI Runs Trauma Healing and Counseling Program in the Karamoja Sub-Region, Uganda

September 30, 2022 - In the period from May to June 2022, WPDI reached out to and...

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Meet Cissy Joy Namatovu in Uganda

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From May to June 2022, WPDI ran a unique trauma healing and counseling initiative in #Uganda🇺🇬. Helping vulnerable people deal with their traumatic experiences is crucial for helping them return to their normal lives. Find out more below⬇️ @isdb_group


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We must plant the
seeds of hope,
We must nurture
the seeds of peace.

Together, it’s possible.

Forest Whitaker, Founder and CEO
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