Libyan Youth Voices at Inaugural Build Peace Conference (by Ayat Mneina)

[This post was originally published on the Libyan Youth Voices blog.]

Libyan Youth Voices founders, Ayat Mneina and Ayman Grada, had the opportunity to attend the first year of the Build Peace Conference hosted at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Media Lab in Boston on April 5-6, 2014.

The goal of the conference was to bring together peace builders from the field to share their ideas and experiences using technology for peace building and conflict resolution.

The use of information and communication technologies was explored over the two-day program where practitioners, activists, and experts shared how games, networking platforms, and other tools were used to promote social cohesion, policy advocacy, and dialogue.

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