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07.15.19

WPDI Partners with AMREF Health Africa to Educate and Bring Healthcare Services to 42,000 Youth in South Sudan

July 15, 2019 – The Whitaker Peace & Development Initiative (WPDI) and AMREF...

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07.10.19

200+ Youth Graduate from WPDI Trainings in Juba, Gaining More than Just a Diploma: a Positive Outlook for the Future

July 10, 2019 – In early June, the Whitaker Peace & Development Initiative...

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07.03.19

The 3rd Annual Whitaker Peace Cup Brings Together Communities from in and Around the Kiryandongo Refugee Settlement

July 3, 2019 – The Whitaker Peace & Development Initiative (WPDI) is proud...

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07.01.19

At the Kiryandongo Refugee Settlement, 40 WPDI Youth Leaders Finish Training 368 Local Youths to Build a Grassroots Force for Peace and Development

July 1, 2019 – From May 8-19, youth leaders from the Whitaker Peace &...

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06.26.19

WPDI and Western Union Foundation Double the Scope of their Scholarship Program at the Kiryandongo Refugee Settlement to Support 400 Youths at Four Schools

June 26, 2019 - Starting in 2018, the Whitaker Peace & Development Initiative...

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06.24.19

As Their Training Concludes, WPDI’s Youth Peacemakers in South Sudan’s Central Equatoria State are Impatient for Action

June 24, 2019 – In mid-May,  a new cohort of youth peacemakers from South...

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06.20.19

On World Refugee Day, Let’s Commemorate the Strength, Courage, and Perseverance of the Millions of Refugees Around the World

A Blog Post from Forest Whitaker June 20, 2019 – The United Nations High...

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06.19.19

Forest Whitaker Urges the World to Embrace Youth Empowerment at the 2019 Brilliant Minds Summit in Stockholm, Sweden

June 19, 2019 – Last week, Forest Whitaker – the CEO and Founder of the...

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06.13.19

WPDI’s Programs in Tijuana, Mexico, are Making Great Strides Toward Promoting Peace and Sustainable Development

June 13, 2019 – A few months after launching our new programs focusing on...

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06.10.19

WPDI Youth Peacemakers Successfully Resolve a Protracted Conflict Between Two Tribes in Northern Uganda

June 10, 2019  – Last month, two youth peacemakers from the Whitaker Peace...

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