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04.15.19

WPDI Youth Peacemakers Train Local Community Leaders In Northern Uganda

April 15, 2019 – Recently, in the Gulu district of northern Uganda, the Whitaker...

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02.27.19

WPDI Joins Forces with UNESCO in Juba, South Sudan, to Train 61 Teachers to Act as a Vanguard in Disseminating a Culture of HIV/AIDS Prevention in Schools at a Protection of Civilians Site

February 27, 2019 – Recently, the Whitaker Peace & Development Initiative...

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02.26.19

At the United Nations, Forest Whitaker Urges Governments to Do More to Reintegrate Former Child Soldiers

February 26, 2019 – Yesterday, Forest Whitaker – the Founder/CEO of the...

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02.11.19

Mexico Program Updates

WPDI’s Youth Peacemakers in Mexico Continue Training and are Looking Forward to...

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02.04.19

WPDI Opens New Community Learning Center In Maridi, South Sudan

Last week, the Whitaker Peace & Development Initiative (WPDI) - with the...

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01.28.19

WPDI Conducts Conflict Resolution Education Training In Tijuana-Based Primary Schools

  The Whitaker Peace & Development Initiative (WPDI) recently began...

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12.19.18

Happy Holidays from WPDI

As we come to the end of 2018, WPDI expresses our sincere appreciation for your interest...

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12.14.18

BNP Paribas partners with the Whitaker Peace & Development Initiative, the NGO created by artist and social activist Forest Whitaker, to foster peace and encourage entrepreneurial initiatives among young people in South Africa

BNP Paribas and the Whitaker Peace & Development Initiative (WPDI) are announcing...

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12.07.18

WPDI Showcases its Peace Through Sports Program at an International Conference in Oxford

December 2018 – Last Friday, WPDI participated in the Sports and Digital Diplomacy...

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An Interview with Susan and Isaac, Two WPDI Youth Peacemakers from South Sudan

      December 2018 – The Whitaker...

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