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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Independent Report Finds that WPDI’s Domestic Harmonizer Program Positively Impacts School Environments

October 30, 2019 – Our programs are built on the idea that peace education...

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We are delighted to have Kene Turner of @NFTE collaborate again with our Domestic Harmonizer Program to help educators learn to teach #entrepreneurship to middle school youths. #peace #education

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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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