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06.09.21

Nathaniel, a Talented WPDI Youth Peacemaker, Selected to Join a UN-Supported Program to Promote Youth Entrepreneurship

My name is Nathaniel and I am a 25-year-old South Sudanese refugee living at the...

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06.07.21

Education Above All (EAA) Foundation and the Whitaker Peace & Development Initiative (WPDI) Extend Partnership with New Project in Uganda and South Sudan

412,000 learners and youth from local communities will be reached through the “Mobilising...

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06.06.21

WPDI CEO & Founder Forest Whitaker Participates in the 2021 Les Napoleons Summit

June 6, 2021 – Last week, the Whitaker Peace & Development Initiative’s...

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06.04.21

160 People Graduate from a WPDI Business & Entrepreneurship Training in South Africa’s Cape Flats

June 4, 2021 – Recently, 160 trainees from the Lavender Hill community in South...

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06.02.21

At the Kiryandongo Refugee Settlement, Mary Finds Peace Through Sports

My name is Mary. I am 18 years old and I live at the Kiryandongo Refugee Settlement....

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05.14.21

WPDI Youth Peacemakers Hold Successful Community Dialogues in Moroto, Ending a Series of Violent Cattle Raids

May 15, 2021 – In recent weeks, Youth Peacemakers trained by the Whitaker Peace...

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05.12.21

WPDI Trains 80 Community Leaders from the Kiryandongo Refugee Settlement in Conflict Resolution and Peacebuilding

May 12, 2021 – Recently, the Whitaker Peace & Development Initiative (WPDI)...

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05.04.21

WPDI Partners with UNESCO to Host a Digital Library at WPDI’s Community Learning Center in Juba, South Sudan

May 4, 2021 – Earlier this month, the Whitaker Peace & Development Initiative...

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04.30.21

WPDI Recruits 180 Local Youths to Expand its Grassroots Peace Force in Uganda’s Karamoja Sub-Region

April 30, 2021 – Recently, the Whitaker Peace & Development Initiative (WPDI)...

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04.26.21

Valuing Our Freedom in Difficult Times – Freedom Day, South Africa

A Blog Post by Forest Whitaker Freedom is probably one of our most precious properties,...

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