Walking together for peace in Colombia

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

MCC partners in Colombia are walking with people affected by more than 50 years of violence, months after a peace accord was signed between the government and the…

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Living the message of peace in a conflict zone

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

ZAPORIZHZHIA, Ukraine When armed men arrived at a Light of the Gospel church in the Donetsk region of Ukraine they searched the basement for weapons. There were no…

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Michael J. Sharp’s journey toward peace in DR Congo

Sunday, April 23, 2017

Four months after Michael J. Sharp moved to the Democratic Republic of the Congo in 2012, he joined a small delegation that for six hours climbed a mountain in South Kivu Province to meet a leader of a major armed group.

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Face-to-face peacebuilding

Wednesday, October 19, 2016
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Reconciliation is not achieved with the signing of an agreement, the celebration of an event or the release of a documentary film. But all are “steps on the…

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Saying goodbye to war and hello to peace in Colombia

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

On August 24, 2016, hundreds gathered in the city centre of Bogotá to celebrate an historic peace accord between the Colombian government and FARC guerilla group.

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MCC’s peacebuilding work expands in Middle East

Monday, June 29, 2015

WINNIPEG In a region of ongoing conflict and tension, supporting peace and promoting dialogue between religious communities continues to be a fundamental mission for Mennonite Central Committee (MCC)….

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In bombing aftermath, MCC Nigeria sees signs of peace

Monday, May 26, 2014

When Mugu Zakka Bako arrived at the scene of twin bomb blasts on May 20, 2014, at a busy market in the city of Jos, Nigeria, he saw more than the destruction and injured people. He saw Muslims and Christians working shoulder to shoulder, helping to rescue people from the debris.

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MCC raises Afghanistan concerns with PM

Wednesday, July 1, 2009

Engaging the military in development and reconstruction in Afghanistan is endangering aid workers and civilian recipients by politicizing the delivery of aid, says Mennonite Central Committee. In 2008,…

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