Leslie Mitchell

country director

Emmanuel Lamptey

program manager

A lesson from Turkana in the true impact of peacebuilding

September 10, 2018
Turkana is a county in the northwest of Kenya that touches the borders of Uganda, South Sudan and Ethiopia. It is both a stunningly beautiful and forsaken place where mountains and steep red canyons...

Photo story: When water means peace

February 15, 2017
For the people of Qufdiqa, a water pan is cementing peace gains.

‘I have seen the light’: With Pact’s help, a Ugandan fighter puts down his weapons

November 8, 2016
Now a member of the Kaabong Peace Ambassadors, a Pact support group for reformed warriors, Peter Acia is remaking a life of peace and productivity.

Mastering tools to design local solutions to development challenges

July 23, 2015
The recent Design, Partnering, Management and Innovation (DPMI) training was an intensive two-week certificate program about designing local solutions to important development challenges. I was...